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Documenta Directors Condemn UAE Travel Bans


Six artistic directors of Documenta, the international exhibition of contemporary art held every five years in Kassel, Germany, have issued a letter to the chairman of Abu Dhabi’s Tourism and… More ›

Whitney Names New Board of Trustees Officers


The Whitney has appointed new officers to its board of trustees, the institution reports. Neil G. Bluhm and Laurie M. Tisch have been named board co-chairmen, while Richard M. DeMartini will now act… More ›

Frieze Projects Lineup Announced for 2015


Frieze Projects, the well-regarded series of artists commissions which, along with “Frieze” magazine, provides much of the intellectual armature for the global Frieze Art Fair brand,… More ›

Instagrams of the Art World: Art Basel Edition


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 ›

Gavin Brown’s Enterprise Heads to Harlem


Gavin Brown’s Enterprise announced today that it is decamping from its West Village gallery to a new space in Harlem, at 461 126th Street. Dealer Gavin Brown plans for three floors of exhibition… More ›

Climate Activists Occupy Tate Modern


An activist group occupied the Turbine Hall of London’s Tate Modern over the weekend, scrawling passages from climate change-related texts for 25 hours from Saturday to Sunday. Though… More ›