The Seattle Art Fair has announced the exhibitor list for its second edition, running August 4 through 7, at the Seahawks’s downtown CenturyLink Field. A collaboration between Brooklyn-based Art… More ›
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The May 10 Postwar and Contemporary Art Evening sale at Christie’s will feature work by Ab-Ex heavyweight Clyfford Still. Earlier this month, Christie’s announced that it will also offer… More ›
The Independent fair, a mainstay of the New York art calendar since 2010, launched this year for the first time in Brussels; it’s up through Saturday, April 23.
The film and video program for the 2016 edition of Art Basel in Basel, running June 16-19, has been announced. Pierre Bismuth’s “Where is Rocky ll?”, a playful hybrid-film about the search for… More ›
MIAMI — United States Artists, a major private grantmaking organization, has received close to $20 million from foundations and individual donors to form an operating endowment. The bulk of the… More ›
For our regular series “Line By Line,” we converse with the cartoonists and graphic novelists who are pushing their medium into exciting territory.
Two galleries with a history of a 50-year-old family feud are joining forces this month, permanently. Wally Findlay Galleries has acquired David Findlay Jr. Gallery, with plans to reinstate the… More ›
We know what you’re thinking: first David Lynch, now DIS? But while the shock-haired auteur’s endorsement of Bernie Sanders was little more than a giddy tweet, the seemingly… More ›
The extremely excellent Jack Whitten is now represented internationally by powerhouse Hauser & Wirth (from 2007 to 2015 he worked with Alexander Gray in New York).
Last night, at just past hour eight of Alicia Grullón’s full reenactment of Wendy Davis’s historic 2013 filibuster in the Texas State Senate, the artist was looking tired. She had come to the… More ›
Ahead of its Diller Scofidio + Renfro renovation and expansion, the Museum of Modern Art in New York City is dismantling its architecture and design galleries, as well as its spaces dedicated to… More ›
Here’s an alarming fact: Only 8.5 percent of Wikipedia’s editors are women. And those women make significantly fewer edits — between one and 50 in a lifetime — than their male counterparts,… More ›
For Broken Social Scene, a new, semi-regular feature, we comb social media for the most perplexing arguments and nonsensical dust-ups that the online art world has to offer. Thankfully, the Internet… More ›
“Can someone who’s done a lot of yoga confirm if there’s a little red tail that comes out your ass if you split it in the right way?” asked Miranda July, with some trepidation,… More ›
Critics Robert Storr and Chris Kraus and artists Andrea Zittel, Simone Leigh, and Wu Tsang are among the 178 winners of the 2016 Guggenheim Fellowships. Selected from some 3,000 candidates, the class… More ›
You think you’re so smart, walking around town taking inventive pictures of artful garbage, faded posters, and the surreal, fleeting moments that this world inevitably coughs up, if… More ›
Blouin Modern Painters magazine has recently announced a series of editorial changes and additions in anticipation of a substantial revitalization and reconsideration of its scope and focus.
Most people know Italian artist Michelangelo Pistoletto for his contributions to the Arte Povera movement — including iconic works like “Venus of the Rags” — as well as his slick,… More ›
Presidential candidate Donald Trump has answered a questionnaire about arts, culture, and freedom of speech sent by the Washington Post.