See 10 of the Exhilarating Installations at the Spring/Break Art Show, From a Shrine to Giantesses to One Absurdly Big Ham
See 10 of the Exhilarating Installations at the Spring/Break Art Show, From a Shrine to Giantesses to One Absurdly Big Ham
Spring/Break Art Show, the upstart cool kid’s fair, kicked off its 10th New York edition—yes, you read that right—in uncharacteristically subdued fashion on Wednesday, keeping crowds to a minimum during ...
Art Basel Just Created a $1.1 Million ‘Solidarity Fund’ to Calm Uneasy Exhibitors Two Weeks Ahead of Its Marquee Swiss Fair
Art Basel Just Created a $1.1 Million ‘Solidarity Fund’ to Calm Uneasy Exhibitors Two Weeks Ahead of Its Marquee Swiss Fair
Art Basel is making a big investment to address dealers’ mounting concerns about the Delta variant’s impact on its flagship fair, which is due to open its doors in just ...
Michelangelo Is a Giant of Art History. But as a Person, He May Have Actually Been Quite Short
Michelangelo Is a Giant of Art History. But as a Person, He May Have Actually Been Quite Short
As an artist, Michelangelo was a towering figure. As a human though, he may have actually been pretty short.  For a new study published in the September 2021 issue of ...
From a Sudden New Super-Gallery to Drake and Damien Hirst’s Odd Album Art: The Best and Worst of the Art World This Week
From a Sudden New Super-Gallery to Drake and Damien Hirst’s Odd Album Art: The Best and Worst of the Art World This Week
Shredded Banksy Makes a Pricey Return – The infamous Banksy painting that self-shredded at auction in a Sotheby’s auction in October 2018 is returning to the auction house this fall—with a ...
Mega-Collector Aby Rosen Fined for Contempt, Rachel Dolezal’s Art Looks, Um, a Lot Like Glenn Ligon’s + More Art-World Gossip
Mega-Collector Aby Rosen Fined for Contempt, Rachel Dolezal’s Art Looks, Um, a Lot Like Glenn Ligon’s + More Art-World Gossip
Welcome to Wet Paint, a gossip column of original scoops reported and written by our crack team. This week, we welcome reporter Andrew Nodell into the mix…    FAREWELL TO ...
Banksy Gets the ‘Immersive Van Gogh’ Treatment in a Touring Show Hitting New York This Week—and the Artist Does Not Approve
Banksy Gets the ‘Immersive Van Gogh’ Treatment in a Touring Show Hitting New York This Week—and the Artist Does Not Approve
One does not expect the first big New York fall art show one attends to be Banksy, but the Art Gods will have their say.  Just hours before the remnants ...
L.A. MOCA Names Johanna Burton Executive Director, Creating a New Position That Splits Duties With Klaus Biesenbach
L.A. MOCA Names Johanna Burton Executive Director, Creating a New Position That Splits Duties With Klaus Biesenbach
Johanna Burton, a high-profile curator who has held leadership positions at a number of major institutions, has been named the new executive director of the Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) ...
Archeologists Find the Hidden Original Form of Arthur’s Stone, an Ancient Structure That Inspired the ‘Chronicles of Narnia’
Archeologists Find the Hidden Original Form of Arthur’s Stone, an Ancient Structure That Inspired the ‘Chronicles of Narnia’
For the first time ever, archaeologists have excavated sites near Arthur’s Stone, shedding new light on the origins of the mysterious Neolithic structure, which dates to around 3700 BCE—a full millennium ...