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In Lawsuit Over Kusama ‘Infinity Mirror Room’, German 2019-10-22 18:01:15 The Kusama work is now on view in Miami in a show organized by the Institute of Contemporary Art. Read More The post In Lawsuit Over Kusama ‘Infini

Hans Haacke Recounts Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Remarks 2019-10-22 17:27:38 The revered artist quickly snapped a photo. Read More The post Hans Haacke Recounts Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Remarks on His Art: ‘People We

Susan Sontag Gave Klaus Biesenbach Important Advice Over 2019-10-22 17:08:05 It proved significant for the curator's career. Read More The post Susan Sontag Gave Klaus Biesenbach Important Advice Over French Fries at 4 in the

Expanding Focus on Queer Art, Leslie-Lohman Museum Plans 2019-10-22 17:07:06 The museum will also establish a $7 million capital campaign for building improvements and has received a $500,000 bequest. Read More The post Expan

‘She’s Just Getting Started’: On the Cusp of 2019-10-22 15:49:14 Colleagues and patrons feted the trailblazing figure, whose work was not well known until a few years ago. Read More The post ‘She’s Just Getting

Dawoud Bey, Portraitist of Civil Rights History, Joins 2019-10-22 14:32:01 The artist has previously been represented by Mary Boone Gallery. Read More The post Dawoud Bey, Portraitist of Civil Rights History, Joins Sean Kell

Noted Berlin Art Dealer Arrested After Allegedly Selling 2019-10-22 13:48:01 Michael Schultz, who ran a now-shuttered gallery in the city, did not go to prison because of his poor health. Read More The post Noted Berlin Art De

Amid Political Discord, Exhibitor List for Art Basel 2019-10-22 13:03:07 For the fair next March, 242 galleries have signed on to participate. Read More The post Amid Political Discord, Exhibitor List for Art Basel Hong Ko

Munich’s Haus der Kunst Fills Top Spot: Andrea 2019-10-22 11:01:55 Controversy has plagued the museum since Enwezor's departure. Read More The post Munich’s Haus der Kunst Fills Top Spot: Andrea Lissoni Named Arti

Instagram Talks Nudity with Artists, Leonardo Mania Grows, 2019-10-22 09:00:56 Here's what we're reading this morning. Read More The post Instagram Talks Nudity with Artists, Leonardo Mania Grows, and More: Morning Links from

ARTnews in Brief: Huntington Library, Art Museum, and 2019-10-21 18:20:46 A continually updated post of goings-on around the world. Read More The post ARTnews in Brief: Huntington Library, Art Museum, and Botanical Garden N

The World’s Oldest Pearl Is Headed to the 2019-10-21 18:13:16 The treasure dates back 8,000 years. Read More The post The World’s Oldest Pearl Is Headed to the Louvre Abu Dhabi appeared first on ARTnews.

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How ‘The Lighthouse’ Creates Mystery New! 2019-10-23 07:00:03The director Robert Eggers narrates a look at his black-and-white drama featuring Robert Pattinson and Willem Dafoe.

‘The Lighthouse’ | Anatomy of a Scene New! 2019-10-23 06:55:00The director Robert Eggers narrates a sequence from his film.

In Miami, the Murals Are the Message New! 2019-10-23 05:01:54In the Wynwood section and all over town, artists incorporate social issues into their work — sometimes in a shout, sometimes in more of a

This Wall Was Made for Walking New! 2019-10-23 05:01:38A slow-motion performance piece that celebrates the art of building dry stone walls nears its final stage at the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art.

Seeing the Past from the Future New! 2019-10-23 05:01:26Artists look to the past, think about historical points of reference and reframe them for the contemporary moment.

In the #MeToo Era, Museums Celebrate Women New! 2019-10-23 05:01:24Some cultural institutions are taking substantial steps to address gender inequity and diversity in their programming, their collections and their lea

At ‘Arcadia Earth,’ Dazzle Illuminates Danger New! 2019-10-23 05:01:19Using augmented reality, virtual reality and installations of light and art, the creators of this pop-up exhibition hope to inspire action on climate

In Portland, Falling Stars Shine a Light on New! 2019-10-23 05:01:18A personal loss, in part, drives the artist Hank Willis Thomas to confront one of the biggest fears among African-American men.

In San Francisco, Wielding Influence (Gently) Through Art New! 2019-10-23 05:01:18“Soft Power” looks at how creativity helps to shape society.

A Hawaii Home for Islamic Art Widens Its New! 2019-10-23 05:01:18At the Shangri La museum in Honolulu, curators are redefining their vision of the genre and reaching out to new visitors (and visiting artists).

Meleko Mokgosi Wants You to See the Politics New! 2019-10-23 05:01:17The artist’s work is steeped in theory and history. He hopes it makes viewers see outside themselves.

Preserving the Past for Museum Visitors of the New! 2019-10-23 05:01:08Conservators come out of back rooms into public spaces, sharing the once closely held secrets of restoring works of art.

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Sculptor transforms Rome's dead trees into art 2019-10-21 08:18:23Andrea Gandini, a 22-year-old Roman sculptor, is making a growing name for himself by turning the Eternal City's dead tree stumps into much-admired p

Gojek CEO quits to join Indonesian cabinet, replacements 2019-10-21 05:54:55Gojek CEO and co-founder Nadiem Makarim said on Monday he had resigned to join Indonesia's new cabinet, and the ride-hailing and payments company sai

At home of Mona Lisa, a retrospective on 2019-10-20 11:22:35France's Louvre museum, home to Leonardo da Vinci's Mona Lisa, is putting the final touches to one of the biggest ever exhibitions of the Italian ma

Fate of Japan's imperial dynasty rests on shoulders 2019-10-19 06:13:22When Japan's youngest prince, Hisahito, visited Bhutan in August on his first overseas trip just months after his uncle Naruhito became emperor, his

Why does art matter? Banksy asks, offering originals 2019-10-18 08:56:17British street artist Banksy is selling a Union Jack stab vest, riot helmet 'disco balls' and a 'designer handbag' made from a brick to randomly s

Swedish Academy defends choice for 2019 Nobel literature 2019-10-17 07:56:38The Swedish Academy has defended its decision to award the 2019 Nobel Prize for Literature to Austrian writer Peter Handke, saying he had made provoca

'Invisible' Bosnians born of wartime rape use art 2019-10-15 09:00:58Ajna Jusic, the first baby to be registered as born of rape during the Bosnian war in the 1990s, describes to a packed Sarajevo theatre the discrimina

Koons unveils giant 'Bouquet of Tulips' tribute to 2019-10-04 13:01:39American artist Jeff Koons unveiled in Paris on Friday his sculpture Bouquet of Tulips, a tribute to the victims of militant Islamist attacks in the F

Charmed lives and comebacks: Eddie Murphy returns in 2019-10-04 12:02:42Sure, Eddie Murphy hasn't been around for a while, and his new movie "Dolemite Is My Name" is getting rave reviews. But don't call it a comeback.

Paris mounts first Toulouse-Lautrec exhibition in three decades 2019-10-04 11:53:23An exhibition showing the works of painter Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, famed for his portrayal of Paris's cafes, brothels and cabarets at the end of t

Banksy's chimp-depicting 'Devolved Parliament' sells for over $12 2019-10-04 10:13:05A large Banksy painting depicting primates sitting in Britain's parliament sold for more than $12 million on Thursday, a record price at auction for

Gauguin, Gauguin, Gone - Tahiti painting to be 2019-10-03 12:59:05A painting by French post-impressionist painter Paul Gauguin is to be sold in Paris in December in an auction expected to fetch at least 5 million eur

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A Tour of the World's Most Spectacular Ceilings 2019-10-21 08:00:00In her new book 'The Art of Looking Up,' Catherine McCormack captures stunning ceilings around the globe

The Tragic Story of America’s First Black Music 2019-10-18 12:48:22Thomas Wiggins, an African-American musician marketed as ‘Blind Tom’, had a lucrative career—but saw none of the profits himself

Rare, Centuries-Old Korean Buddhist Masterpiece Goes on View 2019-10-18 10:37:01Sealed and hidden within the sculpture were sacred texts and symbolic objects

Food, Glorious Food 2019-10-17 10:26:34Smithsonian's coverage of food, drink and their role in our culture

San Antonio Displays More Than 100 Sculptures by 2019-10-17 09:00:00The city is celebrating the Mexican artist’s 50-plus year career with a massive exhibition

How Food Brought Success to a Chef, a 2019-10-15 14:09:34Historian Ashley Rose Young shares research from the Smithsonian’s 23-year-long ‘American Food History Project’

Who Were the Real 'Peaky Blinders'? 2019-10-15 13:29:51The Shelby family is fictional, but a real street gang operated in Birmingham at the turn of the 20th century

How a Generation Became Obsessed With Tracking Down 2019-10-15 08:00:00The globe-trotting thief of the popular 1985 computer game is back at it in a second season of an animated Netflix series

The Cultural History of 'The Addams Family' 2019-10-11 07:00:00As the spooky clan makes a new appearance on the big screen, a look back on the mystery of their longevity

The Feminist History of ‘Take Me Out to 2019-10-10 11:18:19Trixie Friganza, an actress and suffragist, inspired the popular song of the seventh inning stretch

Follow Ernest Hemingway’s Footsteps Through Havana 2019-10-10 08:00:00Sixty-five years after nabbing a Nobel, many of Papa Hemingway’s favorite haunts are still open to the public

How Susan Kare Designed User-Friendly Icons for the 2019-10-09 08:00:00The graphic designer is receiving a Lifetime Achievement Award from Cooper Hewitt for her recognizable computer icons, typefaces and graphics