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David Bowie on Art and Artists

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The New York Times has reprinted a 1998 interview with David Bowie in which the art school graduate discusses his interests in visual art — both his own and that which he collected. His oeuvre,… More ›

Of Spirit Portals and Zombie Formalists

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Every now and then a story falls in your lap whose dissonant notes converge in an unbelievable symphony: self-delusion, and the attendant quest for fame and visibility; a Certified Psychic who… More ›

Quoted: Seth Price On Jeff Koons

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In retrospect, Seth Price’s latest, obscenely titled “novel” (hand-censored above) might not have been the best reading material to bring along to Art Basel Miami Beach. The slim,… More ›

“Another Shitty Painting” By Michael S.

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  At Art on Paper Miami, this outsized piece by Michael Scoggins has reportedly been a favorite subject of photographers weary from the fairs. You can see it at the booth of Brooklyn… More ›

The Pirelli Calendar Outpaces the Art World

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What happens when you make an almost grotesquely misguided critique of a cultural touchstone — say, the notoriously salacious Pirelli Calendar — only to be upstaged a few months later by the… More ›

Instagrams of the Art World: Halloween Edition

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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

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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 ›