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The Story of Jonas Mekas

Louisiana Channel | Posted 08.17.2015 | Arts
Louisiana Channel

We had the unique pleasure of meeting the great avant-garde filmmaker Jonas Mekas, who never goes anywhere without his camera. Mekas here shares his...

When Art Likes You Back

John Seed | Posted 08.17.2015 | Arts
John Seed

Liking and appreciating works of art involves a give and take, and the idea of a idea of a private conversation in which a work of art responds by deepening its meanings and offering more profound pleasures is apt and beautiful. It is precisely this kind of conversation that wakes up our taste for art, which involves a kind of deep affinity or even passion.

Andy Warhol Likes McDonald's And We Know Because We Spoke To Him, Kinda

The Huffington Post | Sara Boboltz | Posted 08.06.2015 | Arts

In the fall of 2014, a group of visual artists called Schnellebuntebilder joined conceptual artist Leif Elggren to converse with the sp...

How To Be More Like Andy Warhol, According To Andy Warhol

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 08.06.2015 | Arts

"I never think that people die," the late Andy Warhol once said. "They just go to department stores." So today, on this most holiest of birthdays (wh...

Happy Birthday, Andy Warhol!

Jack Meyer | Posted 08.03.2015 | Arts
Jack Meyer

Warhol, whose oeuvre featured iconic celebrity portraits, a variety of soup de jours and countless candid Polaroids, is considered a pop-cultural superstar. On August 6th let's celebrate the birthday of this legendary artist. Happy Birthday, Andy Warhol!

Paddle8 Sets the Stage for Online Art Auctions Today

Elizabeth Baudouin | Posted 07.24.2015 | Arts
Elizabeth Baudouin

For those of you looking for the auction house of the 21st century, you can find it with Paddle8. They have become the global online destination, connecting collectors of art, design and collectibles through their online art auctions.

Surprise! Sports Halls of Fame Have Art Collections

Daniel Grant | Posted 07.21.2015 | Arts
Daniel Grant

Artists may enjoy sports, and athletes may well appreciate art, but generally we don't tend to put the two together in the same thought. Perhaps we should.

Susan Breen: The Elemental Substance of Nature

D. Dominick Lombardi | Posted 07.15.2015 | Arts
D. Dominick Lombardi

In recent times, few painters have made substantive strides in the field of floral and still life painting. One such artist is Susan Breen. At first glance, viewers are often drawn in by the mood of the work, which can be anything from somber or heavy-hearted to spiritually uplifting and enlightening.

From the Streets of NY, to Main Street SM, FLOrE and Westgard Take On LA!

Kathy Leonardo | Posted 07.09.2015 | Arts
Kathy Leonardo

New York street artists FLOrE and Westgard share the spotlight in a two-person exhibition titled "CALIFORNIA Dreaming."

Street Artists Design An Old School Arcade Inspired By Brooklyn

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 07.08.2015 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

FAILE may be a religious experience this summer at the Brooklyn Museum, but only one of the hallowed installations is called "Temple." The seedier, more dimly lit venue will surely have the larger number of congregants by far, bless their sacred hearts.

Andy Warhol's Painting Of A Dollar Bill Could Sell For $28 Million

The Huffington Post | Colton Valentine | Posted 07.01.2015 | Arts

Andy Warhol has managed a feat of inflation that would shock even the Venezuelan government: raising the value of a single dollar to $28 million. ...

Why Anyone Can Use Your Instagram Photos In The Name of Art

The Huffington Post | Colton Valentine | Posted 06.30.2015 | Arts

Andy Warhol's "Marilyn 1967" (Courtesy of Ben Stensall/AFP/Getty Images) Imagine waking up one morning to discover an acclaimed artist has ma...

You Can Own Andy Warhol's Former Hamptons Estate For A Cool $85 Million

artnet | artnet News | Posted 06.24.2015 | Arts

Eothen, the Montauk estate once owned by Andy Warhol. Photo courtesy TopTenRealEstateDeals.com. This article originally appeared on artnet News. ...

Top Art Exhibits to Catch In NYC, Spring/Summer 2015 Edition

Nana Meriwether | Posted 06.02.2015 | New York
Nana Meriwether

If your spring awakening has been slow to start, may I suggest a cultural catalyst to help; Ascend from your wintry slump with a visit to some of the city's current art exhibits.

Great Conversations: Dennis Hopper

Alex Simon | Posted 06.02.2015 | Entertainment
Alex Simon

What I saw instead was a man who seemed to be at peace with himself and his life, who loved his children, art, film and new ideas. Sometimes when you have seen life at its ugliest, as Hopper surely had, you're able to come out the other side and drink in its beauty. I hope this was true.

Jim Parsons Carries "An Act of God," Broadway's Latest Laugh-Out-Loud Comedy

Alexandra Villarreal | Posted 05.29.2015 | Arts
Alexandra Villarreal

Studio 54 boasts a legacy of irreverence. The opera house turned television studio turned disco club became one of the sexiest venues in New York City during the '70s, kenneling the coolest cats in the country.

Kindred Spirits: Hunt Slonem and Carmelo Blandino

Kimann Schultz | Posted 06.01.2015 | Arts
Kimann Schultz

Jane Coats Eckert and Dianne Wright are two women who found in each other that kind of friendship one reads about in great novels; friendship that spans miles, years and sharp corners turned when life demands it.

Alex Da Corte: Dancing Around Delusion

Louisiana Channel | Posted 05.29.2015 | Arts
Louisiana Channel

"Art was like sex." Alex Da Corte is a rising star on the international art scene - his artistic expression a mixture of pop art and a strong personal story. We spent a day with him in his neighborhood in Philadelphia to talk about his creative journey.

The Upsides of a Political Body Double

Carl Pettit | Posted 05.27.2015 | Comedy
Carl Pettit

Saddam Hussein did it. So did Andy Warhol. Joseph Stalin was a big fan of using a body double (killing tens of millions of people can create a few murderous enemies), too.

New York and Ibiza Had a Beautiful Sexy Baby: They Called It Tel Aviv

Alona Elkayam | Posted 05.14.2015 | Travel
Alona Elkayam

I say Israel, you say shrapnel. I say Israel you say, unrest. But wait. You've got it all wrong. You see New York and Ibiza had this torrid love affair and had a baby. They called her Tel Aviv.

Andy Warhol Made A Mistake That Resulted In Some Of His Best Paintings

The Huffington Post | Sara Boboltz | Posted 05.05.2015 | Arts

What we make of the Rorschach test's blotchy black ink supposedly says a lot about us. Created in the early 1920s by a surprisingly attractive Swis...

Hidden Gems and Unforgotten Histories: America Is Hard to See at the New Whitney

MutualArt | Posted 06.29.2015 | Arts
MutualArt

While it skews predictably toward a New York-centric perspective, it succeeds in many ways by introducing the works of lesser-known or hitherto marginalized artists alongside canonical classics.

The Early Days Of Television Were Way More Avant-Garde Than You Give Them Credit For

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 04.29.2015 | Arts

Many an artist, art enthusiast or artsy-looking person has uttered the phrase "I don't watch television," with that unmistakable hint of superio...

After His Art was Destroyed in 9/11, Ronald Mallory's Creative Muse is Back!

Carole Mallory | Posted 06.15.2015 | Arts
Carole Mallory

On April 24, at a private VIP opening at the new 220,000 sq. ft., Renzo Piano-designed Whitney Museum in Manhattan's Meatpacking District, Ronald Mallory's contained mercury sculpture will be on display.

American Masterworks From the Corcoran at the National Gallery of Art

Barbara Ernst Prey | Posted 06.15.2015 | Arts
Barbara Ernst Prey

The National Gallery of Art has acquired more than 6,000 works of art from the Corcoran Gallery of Art in Washington, DC. Beginning in the summer of 2015 and continuing for several months, the paintings will be integrated into the American galleries on the main floor.