Art News & Gossip

Fair Cost? A Post-Frieze Week Query

There are many reasons for a gallery to take part in an art fair, and not all of them have to do solely with turning an immediate profit. Blue-chip galleries might choose to spotlight a deserving… More ›

Visitors at Frieze on May 17, 2015 in New York City.  (Photo by Steve Sands/WireImage)

Anne Pasternak to Direct Brooklyn Museum

Anne Pasternak has been appointed the next director of the Brooklyn Museum, the institution announced in a release today. She succeeds Arnold L. Lehman, who will retire in June after 17 years… More ›

Anne Pasternak (Photo Credit - Timothy Greenfield-Sanders)

Five Questions with the USC MFA Dropouts

Earlier today, it emerged that all seven first-year MFA students at the University of Southern California’s Roski School of Fine Arts decided to drop out of their program, citing administrative… More ›


EVOO Abounds at Frieze

From the outside, Zak Kitnick’s “EVOO ROOM,” 2015, at the Frieze Art Fair looks not unlike a torture chamber — high steel walls jutting from the Clifton Benevento booth at an imposing angle,… More ›

Zak Kitnick’s “EVOO ROOM”