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These Blood Sculptures Are Not For The Squeamish

ARTINFO | Posted 12.25.2012 | Arts
ARTINFO

Sailing uncharted waters in sustainability, London-based architect and designer Jack Munro goes above and beyond boiler plate adaptive reuse -- shippi...

Strike A Pose, Atomic Orbit

Posted 10.25.2012 | Arts

Photographer Andrew Hall is an artist with a soft spot for atomic orbits. And one of his recent projects, a series of long-exposure snapshots, is dedi...

10 Amazing Halloween Makeup Tutorials For Art And Theater Lovers

Posted 10.24.2012 | Arts

Halloween is fast approaching, dear readers. While many of you probably have your spot-on Beast Jesus and Psy get-ups ready to go, we bet there are so...

Masterpieces The Size Of A Matchbook

Posted 10.23.2012 | Arts

Jason D'Aquino creates incredibly small artworks, often on found surfaces, that rarely exceed one inch by one inch in dimension. Antique ledger pages,...

In Cold Moscow, A Paper Pavilion Rises

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 11.20.2012 | Arts

The Garage Center for Contemporary Culture in Moscow unveiled its most recent art installation in Gorky Park this weekend. Designed by Japanese archit...

Thieves Gamed Security Systems In Rotterdam Heist

AP | Posted 10.22.2012 | Arts

AMSTERDAM -- Thieves who stole seven paintings from a Rotterdam museum took advantage of an automatic door-unlocking system, the museum has acknowledg...

Peeping Tom Art Exhibit In Cafe's Bathroom

AP | Posted 10.23.2012 | Arts

VIENNA -- An Austrian artist has installed a one-way mirror in a Vienna cafe that allows men to peek from their restroom into the ladies room. Alexan...

Happy Birthday, Robert Rauschenberg!

Posted 10.22.2012 | Arts

Today is the birthday of American painter and pop art precursor Robert Rauschenberg. The artist, known for his tendency to incorporate found objects a...

Drawn Or Real?

Posted 10.20.2012 | Arts

Artist Ramon Bruin is taking hyperrealistic drawings to another dimension. The third dimension to be exact. The Dutch illustrator is creating real...

King Of Dreamy Religious Paintings Dies

Posted 10.20.2012 | Arts

Renowned American painter Edward Boccia passed away in St. Louis, Missouri earlier this month. The artist, known for his expressionist triptychs and i...

The Week In Arts & Culture

Posted 10.20.2012 | Arts

This week on the Arts & Culture page we learned all about Paul Ryan's package to prosperity and saw what happens when Harvard researchers get curious ...

The Faces Of Burma's Fearlessness

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 11.20.2012 | Arts

Earlier this month, the newly formed government in Burma announced that it will grant amnesty to over 6,000 prisoners previously detained in the count...

'Star Wars' As Medieval Manuscript

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 11.20.2012 | Arts

The act of creating Star Wars fan art is a practice undertaken by only the most devout followers. Artist Chawakarn Kongprasert is one of them. ...

From Classical Masterpieces To Eerie Wastelands

Posted 10.18.2012 | Arts

A Hungarian artist recently took classic paintings by Old Masters like Leonardo da Vinci and Sandro Botticelli and turned them into eerie snapshots of...

Most Iconic Hollywood Costumes

Posted 10.17.2012 | Arts

London is getting a taste of Hollywood glamour this month, courtesy of the city's Victoria and Albert Museum. An upcoming exhibit titled "Hollywood Co...

Did 9,000 Butterflies Need To Die For This?

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 10.18.2012 | Arts

Damien Hirst has never been a fan favorite amongst animal rights activists. They didn't love his formaldehyde-soaked shark and they weren't so pleased...

Antiques Roadshow: 'We Are Breaking People's Hearts All The Time'

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 10.16.2012 | Arts

Ask any thrifter out there, and they'll tell you that there's something incredibly satisfying about antiquing. America's other favorite pastime is pa...

Richter Smashes Records, Gets Highest Price For A Living Artist

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 11.20.2012 | Arts

Eric Clapton proved this week that his art collecting skills are anything but amateur. The guitarist sold a Gerhard Richter painting at Sotheby's for ...

Painting With Atoms At Harvard

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 11.20.2012 | Arts

When researchers at Harvard's School of Engineering and Applied Sciences wanted to explore the world of color manipulation, they reached for the perio...

Is It Ok To Spoil A Movie If It's Art?

Posted 10.14.2012 | Arts

Most people would agree that trolling movie spoilers are amongst the most hated species of Internet users. So when a couple of artists decided to brin...

Shepard Fairey Giving Dee Dee Ramone Posthumous Gallery Show in L.A.

ARTINFO | Posted 12.11.2012 | Arts
ARTINFO

Shepard Fairey's Los Angeles gallery Subliminal Projects will be among the first to show the rarely-seen visual art of Ramones founder Dee Dee Ramone ...

Pranksters Tag London's Central Line

Posted 10.11.2012 | Arts

The signs in subway stations and metro cars have long been the targets of some pretty hilarious public art and graffiti projects. But this particular ...

The Demise of Artnet Magazine and the Crisis in Criticism

Artwrit | Posted 12.11.2012 | Arts
Artwrit

How is it that at a time when most all forms of cultural production have their future set in digital distribution, the very first art-criticism publication to recognize the power of the Internet has closed?

Frieze Art Fair London 2012 (VIDEO)

VernissageTV | Posted 12.11.2012 | Arts
VernissageTV

Dinner is served. Until 14 October Frieze Art Fair in London presents a diverse menu with the latest creations of the leading international artists....

12 Famous Art Couples You Should Know

Posted 10.11.2012 | Arts

Vincent Van Gogh once gave artists the following advice: "What is done in love is done well." Over the years, it seems like the art world took his wor...