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In case you hadn’t yet heard, it’s time once again for Art Basel (in Basel) — i.e., big names, big sales, big art in big mazes, and of course, a big influx of FairPics™. This time around,… More ›
If an artist shoots at paint containers in a private performance at a gallery in Geneva and nobody objects, will the Swiss authorities still hear about it? Yes, as it turns out. Galerie Guy… More ›
Klaus Biesenbach (klausbiesenbach) got a pre-preview of Bushwick Open Studios, including a chat with Deborah Brown at Storefront Ten Eyck.
A former employee of glass artist Dale Chihuly has been accused of stealing over $3 million in art, according to Courthouse News. The man in question, Christopher Robert Kaul, is now charged with… More ›
— In a week all atwitter (yet again) with talk of the Richard Prince Instagram paintings, Enoc Perez (enocperez) wants to let us know that he doesn’t mind, regramming Prince’s regram of his… More ›
Earlier this week, Marina Abramovic pulled no punches in a Spike magazine interview describing her displeasure with Jay Z after working on his “Picasso Baby” video, stating she felt… More ›
Remember in 2013 when Georg Baselitz chose to grace Der Spiegel with an aria about how “women don’t paint very well“? No? Well, for those who missed it, you’re in luck — we… More ›
Amid the hubbub of rave reviews and red carpet glam at this year’s Cannes Film Festival comes an eminently sigh-worthy news item: several women in their 50s were reportedly turned away from a… More ›
Anna Rosa Thomae (annarosa7) watched this gentleman try his best to remain neutral in Jack Hanley Gallery’s booth at NADA.
Here’s an exclusive excerpt from my groundbreaking new book, “Artists Instagramming Their Own Artwork At Art Fairs,” which I’m hoping PowerHouse will be publishing in 2018. In… More ›
Art dealer Guy Wildenstein has been referred to criminal court for “deliberately and fraudulently evading” taxes on his father Daniel’s estate, according to French-language reports… More ›
Frank Stella, Sofia Coppola, and Jeff Koons are among a group of culturally prominent signatories to an appeal against the Frick Collection’s controversial expansion sent to New York mayor Bill… More ›
Our very own Mostafa Heddaya was on the ground this afternoon at the Guggenheim, where protesters seeking a meeting with the museum’s board over labor rights at its Abu Dhabi offshoot staged a… More ›
Filmmaker David Lynch, fresh off backing out of the “Twin Peaks” revival, has thrown his support behind television-celebrity Dr. Oz, the subject of a recent backlash. See the tweet in… More ›
Everyone and their mother(’s publicist friend) was at the opening of the new Whitney — including Doreen Remen (doreenremen), who snapped this shot of a Nam June Paik work fit for a young adult… More ›
Gia Kourlas, dance editor of New York culture and lifestyle magazine Time Out New York (TONY), has resigned amid her section’s merger with the publication’s theatre section. An e-mail… More ›
With Frieze New York fast approaching comes a change in the organization’s administrative line-up: Belinda Bowring, Frieze’s head of communications for the better part of the past decade, has… More ›
As the Brooklyn Museum gears up for its fifth Annual Artists Ball, honoring retiring museum director Arnold Lehman, we got a preview of the artist-curated tables. Check out the photos below — and… More ›
Friends With You (friendswithyou) have unleashed this terrifying creature on the streets of Dallas, just in time for the upswing in arts attendance. (Bonus: This is actually a video of our fun new… More ›
JR (jr) was in Malaga for Semana Santa, as were all of these gentlemen in red vestments.
Extra! Extra! Read all about it! Mathew Barney, the artist “who broke Björk’s heart” is now suing the Icelandic singer for custody of their 12-year old daughter, according to Page Six. “Their… More ›
Designer Tracy Reese (tracy_reese) dug out this decade-old Vogue shot of Studio Museum director Thelma Golden wearing one of her gold dresses, posing for Lorna Simpson and shot by Annie Lebowitz.