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Artwalk NY Honors Richard Gere and Alec Baldwin


Each night in New York, some 60,000 people sleep in shelters. Aiding the fight to eliminate homelessness, the Coalition for the Homeless annually hosts Artwalk NY, an art auction benefitting the… More ›

“Funny Bunny” Is A Manic-Pixie Nightmare


Alison Bagnall co-wrote the divisively weird Buffalo 66 with Vincent Gallo. But in Funny Bunny — her sophomore directorial effort, in theaters Friday — that film’s winningly grating, oddball… More ›

Where Does Sotheby’s Earn Its Money?


Yesterday, Sotheby’s released its third quarter financials, reflecting the three months ended on September 30, 2015 . The results were mixed, but the auction house narrowly beat analyst… More ›

Eric Fischl Heads to Skarstedt Gallery


Sometimes artist-dealer separations can’t help but sound like romantic break-ups. “We went as far as we could go together,” Eric Fischl told the New York Times yesterday. “There were… More ›

2017 Whitney Biennial Curators Announced


For the first edition of its biennial in the its new Meatpacking District home, the Whitney has chosen a duo: in-house Associate Curator Christopher Y. Lew (formerly of MoMA PS1), and Mia Locks… More ›

Instagrams of the Art World: Halloween Edition


Takashi Murakami (takashipom) wins, hands down, for best Halloween costume. I don’t care how good your Furiosa side shave is; this is just fabulously bananas.