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Will the Real King Tut Please Stand Up

Tom Falco | Posted 11.23.2015 | New York
Tom Falco

As I moved on, assuming that everything else was real, one of the other patrons asked about the whole exhibit, and to our horror, we were told that everything was a reproduction! Everything!

How the Computer Age Was Born in the 'Silicon City' of New York

Louise Mirrer | Posted 10.20.2015 | Arts
Louise Mirrer

When you think of the New-York Historical Society, you may imagine exhibitions about the Founding Fathers, or programs about the Civil War. Or maybe you picture the rare Colonial-era books and documents in our research Library, or our spectacular collection of Tiffany lamps.

Why Did They Ban Teen Fiction--'My Enemy, My Brother'--in 1983?

Gabriel Schivone | Posted 10.01.2015 | Books
Gabriel Schivone

An eye-catching exhibit during Banned Book Week 2015 resurrects the history of a 1983 book-banning in Tucson, AZ.

The Unseen Work of Preparing an Exhibit: An Artist's Perspective

Barbara Ernst Prey | Posted 09.08.2015 | Arts
Barbara Ernst Prey

Two exhibits of my work, Oil and Water and Re/Viewing the American Landscape are currently on view at Blue Water Fine Arts in Port Clyde, Maine. I've been spending summers painting in Maine for close to forty years and exhibiting there for over thirty.

8 Artists Hide and Show in Los Angeles at MAMA Gallery

Jessica Robin Trent | Posted 08.03.2015 | Arts
Jessica Robin Trent

To Hide To Show is a group exhibition at MAMA, one of the newest contemporary art galleries taking Los Angeles by storm. The exhibition title is derived from the loose English translation of a contemporary French social anthropological study entitled "Montrer / Occulter."

SLAM: The Life of the Lucha Libre

Brad Hobbs | Posted 07.14.2015 | Arts
Brad Hobbs

Katinka Herbert is an East London Based Photographer and has been documenting a very interesting subject of the Lucha Libre for an 8 year period. Ha...

Live from 5th Avenue, It's Saturday Night Live!

Tom Falco | Posted 07.07.2015 | New York
Tom Falco

Ten with Tom10 questions in 10 minutes A replica of the main stage. "40 Years of Saturday Nights," a special exhibit featuring the TV show ...

Milan Expo 2015: Entertainment and (Some) Food for Thought

Fabio Parasecoli | Posted 06.10.2015 | Taste
Fabio Parasecoli

Is it the specific theme -- food -- that resonates so deeply?

The Newly Renovated Harvard Art Museums: An Artist's Perspective

Barbara Ernst Prey | Posted 04.26.2015 | Arts
Barbara Ernst Prey

As I walked up the familiar steps and entrance everything seemed as it had been during my time as a student. The inside, however, was quite different and the courtyard was bathed in light, still surrounded by some familiar artwork.

This Is The 'Degenerate' Art Once Banned By Hitler

HuffPost Italy | Silvia De Santis | Posted 02.24.2015 | Arts

Chagall, Picasso, Ensor, Kokoshka… During Hitler's era, Jews were not the Nazis' only victims. Artworks suffered as well, especially the art that Hi...

The Weirdest Museums in the World

Findery | Posted 04.19.2015 | Travel

What qualifies a museum as weird? Take a pinch of strange, mix it with morbid, and add a dash of mystery. All of these museums are one-of-a-kind and speak to the curious and will leave you smiling, shuddering or bewildered. Or, all of the above.

Siobhan Davies: Human-Nature (VIDEO) | Posted 04.06.2015 | Arts

It all stems from a fascination with our relationship to movement. When Siobhan 'Sue' Davies CBE took her first steps on the dance stage at 17, no one assumed that the art student had never danced before. But the lack of a classical education was more freeing than restrictive, allowing her to perform and choreograph however she saw fit.

Susan Michie: Marks, Textiles And Femininity In Art

Jennifer Walker | Posted 03.15.2015 | Arts
Jennifer Walker

Born into a family of artists whose work exploded with color, Susan Michie found her own path into artistic expression by eschewing bold tones and rich hues in favor of monochromatic blacks, whites and browns.

How One Deaf, Outsider Artist Came To Communicate Through Art

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 04.10.2015 | Arts

As far as acclaimed artists go, James Castle is somewhat of an anomaly. For one, he was raised on a farm in rural Garden Valley, Idaho and spent most ...

We Visited Mummies of the World at the Cincinnati Museum Center and So Should You!

Roadtrippers | Posted 02.04.2015 | Travel

With two tickets in our adventurous hands we got a sneak-peek of the mysterious Mummies of the World exhibit opening on November 26, and let me tell you, it did not disappoint.

Lianzhou Photo Festival 2014

Matjaz Tancic | Posted 01.31.2015 | Arts
Matjaz Tancic

Lianzhou Photo festival is one of the biggest photo festivals in China and I finally visited it this year on its 10th anniversary. Where is Lianzhou? ...

Neïl Beloufa and Theo Danjuma -- Artist and Collector in Conversation at the ICA (VIDEO) | Posted 01.05.2015 | Arts

When a young artist and a collector are in conversation, it's usually about one thing: art. Neïl Beloufa and Theo Danjuma are no exception.

Rediscovering My Roots: Ringing in Tradition

Beth Bernstein | Posted 11.24.2014 | Style
Beth Bernstein

As an avid antique ring collector -- a theme which acts as a metaphor for various relationships in my memoir -- I immediately accepted the invitation to preview the 40 plus rings assembled together for the first time for public view and sale at Les Enluminures' New York gallery.

Thinking Outside the (White) Box

Virginia Broersma | Posted 11.02.2014 | Arts
Virginia Broersma

It is worth breaking out the map and heading to Thinhstudio in Hawthorne on September 6th for a one-night exhibition/cultural happening/artistic hangout.

The Politics Behind the Chinese Exhibition in Prague (PHOTOS)

Olena Kagui | Posted 10.22.2014 | World
Olena Kagui

I attended the exhibition and found the art breathtaking and the history fascinating. However, recent developments in Chinese-Czech relations are even more interesting than ancient artifacts.

100th Anniversary of WWI - DOX Front Line Exhibition (PHOTOS)

Olena Kagui | Posted 10.21.2014 | Arts
Olena Kagui

"In 1914 the Great War began... and has lasted ever since." This quote can be found at the DOX Center for Contemporary Art in Prague the capital of the 'heart of Europe.'

Behold, The Digital Revolution That's Sweeping The Contemporary Art World | Posted 10.21.2014 | Arts

You don't just see The Barbican's recently opened Digital Revolution exhibition in London, you live it, breathe it, even make it.

The Story of Viv Albertine + Joanna Hogg Triptych Screening at Lincoln Center (Exclusive VIDEO)

Michael Vazquez | Posted 08.23.2014 | Entertainment
Michael Vazquez

Herewith, the story of Viv Albertine, star of Hogg's Exhibition, and also of her own life -- begun as a "poor North London girl" and lived through Lon...

The Magnificent Wooden Universe Of Henrique Oliveira | Posted 08.12.2014 | Arts

Henrique Oliveira's current exhibition at the Museum of Contemporary Art at the University of São Paulo could not be more be more timely. All eye...

When Art and History Combine Perfectly

Rebecca Price | Posted 07.16.2014 | Arts
Rebecca Price

A photograph of a wax figure sculpted from a painting. That's the idea behind Hiroshi Sugimoto's Portraits, a series of nine-minute-long exposures of wax figures that were modeled from painted portraits.