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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.

Quoted: Anselm Kiefer’s Gospel of Wealth


Anselm Kiefer earns a double-“Oh, word?” score today with a dual proclamation that his detractors are fascists and, on a totally unrelated note, that he wishes there were more private… More ›

Quoted: Robert Loughlin on Buying a Warhol


Celebrated furniture “picker” and tastemaker Robert Loughlin died tragically in 2011, when he was struck by a car while crossing a highway near his North Bergen, New Jersey trailer home…. More ›

Quoted: Mary Karr Dings John Ashbery


Here’s Mary Karr, poet, essayist, and memoirist, dropping a (relatively demure) bomb on John Ashbery, poet, art critic, and collector (pictured above), in an interview with the New York… More ›

Ron Perelman Will Leave Carnegie Hall Post


Today’s papers brought two stories of administrative unrest at august Carnegie Hall, a drama of conflicted interests sown by financier and board chairman Ronald O. Perelman. Now, Perelman… More ›