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When White People Profit Off Of Black Pain

The Huffington Post | Zeba Blay | Posted 03.22.2017 | Black Voices

What exactly are the implications of white artists creating (and profiting) off of work that depicts black trauma and black pain? That question is at ...

If These Walls Could Talk

Roslyn Bernstein | Posted 03.10.2017 | Arts
Roslyn Bernstein

Setting: A loft in 537 Broadway, 2nd Floor, now home to the Emily Harvey Foundation. On the morning of November 9, 1975, SoHo founder and creator of t...

The Border Walls You've Never Seen

Susan Kraus | Posted 03.09.2017 | Arts
Susan Kraus

Border Cantos: A Sight & Sound Exploration from the Mexican American Border is a compelling, bi-lingual exhibition that opened on 2-18 at Crystal Brid...

Well-Behaved and Not So Much: Stories of Girls and Women Who Made History

Brightly | Posted 03.08.2017 | Parents
Brightly

This article was written by Olugbemisola Rhuday-Perkovich for Brightly. Since the first “International Women’s Day” in 1911, the contributions o...

Georgia O'Keeffe Didn't Care About Fitting Into Feminine Fashion Ideals

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 03.08.2017 | Arts

The great American painter Georgia O’Keeffe flooded canvases with color, conjuring plants and sunsets and lakes with a generous relationship to her ...

Basquiat's Ex-Girlfriend Reveals Intimate Photos Of Artist Before Fame

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 03.03.2017 | Arts

Alexis Adler had just graduated from Barnard College in New York City with a degree in biology when she fell for a charming artist four years her juni...

Whoops! Selfie Snapper Smashes Sculpture Days After Exhibit Opens

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Shapiro | Posted 03.07.2017 | Arts

Well, that was fast. Less than a week after the “Yayoi Kusama: Infinity Mirrors” exhibition opened at the Hirshhorn Gallery in Washington, D.C., ...

How An 87-Year-Old Japanese Artist Predicted The Power Of The Internet

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 02.24.2017 | Arts

The exhibition “Yayoi Kusama: Infinity Mirrors” opened Thursday at Washington D.C.’s Hirshhorn Gallery. The show features 70 years of the iconic...

Yayoi Kusama's 'Infinity Rooms' Will Turn Your Instagram Feed Into Art

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 02.22.2017 | Arts

Throughout her 70-year career, Japanese artist and almighty priestess of polka dots Yayoi Kusama has created a series of rooms ― mirrored, enclosed ...

To Protest Trump, Museum Temporarily Removes All Work By Immigrant Artists

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 02.17.2017 | Arts

Museums around the country have responded in big and small ways to President Donald Trump’s highly contested travel ban, which bars immigrants from ...

Photographers Depict The Range And Beauty Of Muslim Life In New York

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 02.15.2017 | Arts

In the face of prejudice, New York’s museums are not remaining silent. The Museum of the City of New York is the latest cultural institution using a...

Artists With Disabilities Toy With Gender Norms On And Off The Canvas

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 02.09.2017 | Arts

In her 1940 “Self Portrait with Cropped Hair,” Frida Kahlo paints herself in a menswear suit, her long locks lopped off and scattered across the f...

Marc Trujillo: 'Nowhere And Everywhere'

John Seed | Posted 02.10.2017 | Arts
John Seed

Painter Marc Trujillo, who paints airports, big box stores and the occasional bag of potato chips with Vermeer-like candor, is currently having two sh...

14 Iranian Artists Explore Just How Complex Identity Can Be

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 02.06.2017 | Arts

Featured below are 14 portraits of women by contemporary artists of Iranian descent. Many, however, conceal as much as they reveal, whether they are d...

Black Lives Matter Art Show Wants To 'Wake People Up To Injustice'

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 01.31.2017 | Arts

When it comes to her Black Lives Matter art show, artist and organizer Carla Cubit has one goal: “Get people to wake up.” For years, Cubit has or...

14 Photos That Show The Original Asian-American Resistance

The Huffington Post | Brittany Wong | Posted 02.14.2017 | Arts

For HuffPost’s #LoveTakesAction series, we’re telling stories of how people are standing up to hate and supporting those most threatened. What wil...

D.C. Museum Dedicated To Women In Art Broke Attendance Record Inauguration Weekend

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 01.27.2017 | Arts

The weekend of Donald Trump’s inauguration, women and allies in Washington D.C. marched in solidarity, promising to “affirm our shared humanity an...

Artists Are Resisting Trump's Misogyny With X-Rated Erotic Art

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 01.18.2017 | Arts

Warning: This article features some rather explicit artwork and is not appropriate for work. Including the image below. The 2016 presidential campai...

Nearly 700 'Nasty Women' Artists Have Teamed Up To Protest Trump

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 01.05.2017 | Arts

”I thought we were headed on a different trajectory,” New York-based artist Roxanne Jackson sighed in an interview with The Huffington Post. “I ...

From Classical Paintings To Mugshots: The History Of Documenting Women Of Color

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 12.22.2016 | Arts

For centuries, painting was one of the primary methods for visually documenting people and events. Of course, these paintings were nearly always execu...

Flourishing Aboriginal Art

Regina Fraser and Pat Johnson | Posted 04.07.2015 | Arts
Regina Fraser and Pat Johnson

Recently I traveled up through the Northern Territory near Darwin to a prime site for rock paintings in and around Kakadu National Park. While my visits to expressive rock carvings and paintings were fascinating, I was most interested in seeing the art that is being produced in recent times.

PHOTOS: A Costa Concordia Museum Exhibit

Posted 05.25.2012 | Travel

A museum show opening this weekend in Newport News, Va. will focus on the story of two Americans who survived the deadly Costa Concordia catastrophe o...

The Divine Miss M Goes to Auction

Mary Kincaid | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style
Mary Kincaid

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Exhibition Spotlight: Tom Chambers Photographs A Surrealist Mexico

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

WHO: Tom Chambers WHAT: Photography Exhibition: 'Dreaming in Reverse' WHEN: March 1st to April 2nd, 2011 Artist Reception on Thursday, March 10th, 6...

EXHIBITION SPOTLIGHT: Art And Science Collide In Frank H. Netter's Medical Illustrations

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

WHO: Frank H. Netter, MD WHAT: Frank H. Netter, MD, Michelangelo of Medicine WHEN: November 23, 2010 - February 27, 2011 WHERE: Morris Museum 6 Nor...