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Art Show Benefits Human Rights In Iran

Posted 09.27.2011 | Arts

The campaign for human rights in Iran has gone visual with a new show in Los Angeles which explores the lives of marginalized Iranians. The show is pr...

Patrick Lee: Deadly Friends

Tracey Harnish | Posted 09.26.2011 | Arts
Tracey Harnish

These portraits are startling contemporary insights into the society of men. These are men who clearly have lived lives of intensity and peril and are part of a society that signals their wounds with physical visuals.

Toulouse-Lautrec's Favorite Dancer

David Galenson | Posted 09.24.2011 | Arts
David Galenson

An 1893 article by the critic Arsène Alexandre described the art of Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec as "very spontaneous in its execution, yet very calcula...

The Godly And The Mundane: Wilhelm Sasnal At Sadie Coles

Posted 09.24.2011 | Arts

Wilhelm Sasnal's new exhibition at Sadie Coles in London is an extensive collection of new paintings which "draw upon a broad range of sources and tra...

Experience Parisian Opulence At The Getty

Posted 09.21.2011 | Arts

The Getty Museum's exhibition "Paris Life and Luxury" is a chance to experience the opulence which filled the parlors of Paris in the mid-eighteenth c...

Photography And The Art Of 'Refraction'

Posted 09.19.2011 | Arts

Photographer Lydia Anne McCarthy's new show, Refraction, at Daniel Cooney Fine Art is "a series of portraits made with refracted light, the highlights...

PHOTOS: Conan O'Brien Fan Art Gallery Opens For Comic Con

Posted 09.18.2011 | Arts

Conan O'Brien fans have always been passionate about "the Flaming C," and now TBS is giving them a chance to express that devotion publicly in the "CO...

Murakami Erects Erotic Show In London

Evelyne Politanoff | Posted 09.17.2011 | Arts
Evelyne Politanoff

Takashi Murakami's latest group of paintings explores his complex ambivalence to the legacy of cosmopolitan painter Kuroda Seiki, who brought Western-...

PHOTOS: The Show Critics Love to Hate

Posted 09.13.2011 | Arts

(Via Mutual Art) The equally beloved-and-berated Royal Academy Summer Exhibition is back, now on view from June 7th-August 17th. It is the world’...

WATCH: Takashi Murakami Thinks His Art Is Overpriced

Bloomberg | Posted 09.11.2011 | Arts

Takashi Murakami's sexually charged exhibit at the Gagosian Gallery in London is filled with towering sculptures of erotic school girls and male and f...

Nude Sean Connery Painting To Be Displayed For First Time

Posted 09.10.2011 | Arts

For the first time, a nude painting of Sir Sean Connery will be be displayed later this year. The painting shows a young Connery from the back, clad o...

Federico Diaz' Robot-Assembled Sculpture

VernissageTV | Posted 09.05.2011 | Arts
VernissageTV

Prague-based artist Federico Díaz is known for his work that combines art and technology. For the 54th International Art Exhibition - La Biennale di ...

Jean Paul Gaultier: From Sidewalk To The Catwalk

Evelyne Politanoff | Posted 08.27.2011 | Arts
Evelyne Politanoff

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PHOTOS: Kinetic Art Of Jesus Rafael Soto

Posted 08.22.2011 | Arts

Haunch of Venison, in association with the Estate of Jesus Rafael Soto, is presenting a major survey exhibition of the Venezuelan artist's work. Soto ...

Paddle8 Gives A Virtual Gallery Experience

Posted 08.21.2011 | Arts

Paddle8 is a new kind of art experience. The goal of the venture is to expose more people to art by centering a collection of pieces around a theme. E...

David Lachapelle On Childhood Inspiration, Loss & Hope

Eric Villency | Posted 08.11.2011 | Arts
Eric Villency

As a former Protégé of Andy Warhol, Photographer David LaChapelle has enjoyed enormous commercial success and regardless of what critics may say about his work -- everyone pays attention. 

PHOTOS: 'New Wilderness' Exposes The Construction Of Nature

Posted 08.11.2011 | Arts

Anthony Lepore's "New Wilderness" exhibition at M +B Gallery and Francois Ghebaly Gallery is an examination of the manufactured image of nature. Lepor...

Caged Lion: Explorating Egyptian Identity Pre- & Post-Revolution

Posted 08.07.2011 | Arts

Since its inception, art history has provided a lens for cultural events and this time Mohamed Abou El Naga’s solo exhibition “The Lion” serves ...

WATCH: Four-Year-Old Art Prodigy [UPDATED]

Posted 08.06.2011 | Arts

[UPDATED: The Agora Gallery "charges an annual fee for its representation and promotion services," according to its website.] For most four-year-ol...

PHOTOS: Art By The Late Dr. Jack Kevorkian

Posted 08.03.2011 | Arts

Dr. Jack Kevorkian is famous for his beliefs on physician-assisted suicide and his subsequent trial and incarceration. He is less known, however, for ...

Haiti, Iraq's First Appearance At Venice Biennale

cnn.com | Posted 08.02.2011 | Arts

(CNN) -- Some of the world's most troubled nations, including Haiti, the Democratic Republic of Congo, Zimbabwe and Iraq, are to take part in the pres...

Bonsai Couture or the Haute Couture Fabric Art of Guerra de la Paz

Evelyne Politanoff | Posted 08.02.2011 | Arts
Evelyne Politanoff

2011-06-02-bonzaitree.gifOriginally sourcing their materials from the waste bins of second-hand goods shipping companies in Miami's Little Haiti, the duo still make their sculptures primarily from the discarded items of daily life.

PHOTOS: A Painter's Enigmatic View Of Humanity

Posted 08.01.2011 | Arts

At once seemingly straightforward and confusing, Goran Djurovic's paintings in "Borrow Light" offer riddles to their viewers. Swathed in the usual tra...

PHOTOS: Artistic Explorations Of Space

Posted 07.31.2011 | Arts

The show "Pursuing a Calculated Distance" with works by Seth Curcio, Bradley Hyppa, and Benjamin Meyer is an exploration of visual perception and the...

'Tim Burton' Opens At LACMA

Posted 07.31.2011 | Arts

This weekend the "Tim Burton" exhibit opened at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art. Previously at the Museum of Modern Art in New York, the exhibit'...