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Wool Worth Building

Bruce Helander | Posted 02.02.2014 | Arts
Bruce Helander

Entering the mighty Guggenheim Museum on Fifth Avenue can be a spiritual experience for many of us, particularly when one is eagerly anticipating a riveting survey exhibition by Christopher Wool, an artist whose time has come.

GUESS WHO?

Posted 03.13.2013 | Arts

HuffPost Arts&Culture is celebrating Women's History Month with the help of our favorite artists -- female artists, of course. Every day of March we'r...

Torture and Terror in Art History and the Healing Power of Revelation Before Zero Dark Thirty

G. Roger Denson | Posted 01.28.2014 | Arts
G. Roger Denson

2013-02-01-ScreenShot20130201at4.49.35PM.pngWhen considering torture and terror, the first question of relevance is, Do we require an experience of torture and terror first hand, either as a survivor or as a witness, to be credible on the subject?

State Seal of Approval

Bruce Helander | Posted 03.06.2013 | Arts
Bruce Helander

Art... has represented the United States in its embassies and consulates around the world by putting our "best foot forward" in the spirit of creativity and cooperation among nations and showcasing some of America's most respected contemporary artists.

PLAN ForYourArt: September 13-19

Bettina Korek | Posted 11.13.2012 | Los Angeles
Bettina Korek

The Future Please features selections from Holzer's work from the 1970s to the present in addition to her latest body of work, the Redaction Paintings. It's on view through October 27, 2012.

The Most Poetic Vandalism We've Ever Seen

Posted 07.30.2012 | Arts

"The spectacle of advertising creates images of false beauty so suave and so impossible to attain that you will hurt inside and never even know where ...

Sage and Hilarious Advice From Jenny Holzer, Mom

Posted 01.05.2012 | Arts

Jenny Holzer, an artist made famous for her use of stern LED projections, once said, "A man can't know what it's like to be a mother." Well, perhaps h...

Can 'Work Of Art' Deliver?

Glen Helfand | Posted 12.16.2011 | Arts
Glen Helfand

We all yearn for great figures in art, politics and culture, yet we are resigned to their impossibility. The hugely influential Steve Jobs was honor...

BLOG WATCH> Miami Art Fairs: Fear and Sacrilege in South Beach On Daily Serving

dailyserving.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

There is nothing that the art world loves more than four days of not stop money spending and networking. The Miami art fairs are quick to come and go,...

Emi Fontana: Why an Italian Is Producing Great Public art in L.A.

Max Padilla | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Max Padilla

Emi Fontana's non-profit West of Rome has been producing stellar public art displays of the works of Cindy Sherman, Barbara Kruger and Olafur Eliasson.

Under Construction: Photography and the Word

Carrie Yury | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Carrie Yury

Artists such as Barbara Kruger, Jenny Holzer, and Ed Ruscha have famously used language to deconstruct the icons and apparatuses of modern society. Ho...

STREET ART: Wooster Collective History Of Outlaw Art, Book Review

Cool Hunting | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

Books on street art are as common as taggers who think they're going to be the next Banksy. So when we heard the elusive artist himself wrote the intr...

ART AND DANCE: Jenny Holzer And Miguel Guitierrez In An Artistic Marriage

nytimes.com | CLAUDIA LA ROCCO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

AFTER years of invitations the visual artist Jenny Holzer finally agreed to participate in Summer Stages Dance, thrilling Richard Colton, who founded ...

National Poetry Month: Breeding Hyperlinks Out of the Dead Land

Travis Nichols | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Travis Nichols

It's National Poetry Month, so media outlets all across the country are shining a spotlight on the art form they normally ignore, mangle, or treat with derision. Hooray!

Richard Serra and Jessye Norman Join Forces to Help the Homeless at Art Auction

Jane Levere | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Jane Levere

To be held at the Gagosian Gallery in Chelsea on January 29, the event will feature cocktails and a silent and live auction.

Live from Sundance Film Festival: Day 1

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

They want to rebrand - or perhaps reboot - the Sundance Film Festival this year. Which is why, when you sit in one of the theaters waiting for a film ...

Sleep Loss in America: The Decade That Didn't Sleep and Why It's Complicated

Qanta Ahmed, MD | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Qanta Ahmed, MD

We have been on a roller coaster when it comes to how we now sleep and what a ride we have been on.

Torture as Portrayed through Jenny Holzer's "Protect/Protect"

Joscelyn Jurich | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Joscelyn Jurich

"Protect/Protect" reminds us with ferocious intensity that we desperately need to look backwards in order to assess the present and more carefully determine the future.

At the Crossroads of Politics and Art, Jenny Holzer is Waiting

Victoria Lautman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Victoria Lautman

The exhibition Jenny Holzer: PROTECT PROTECT at Chicago's Museum of Contemporary Art is timely indeed. Not to mention alarming. Even sickening.

Culture Zohn: Sexy Ballet, Provocative Projections and the Mayor: the Guggenheim Gets (Re)-Dressed

Patricia Zohn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Patricia Zohn

2008-09-23-worksandprocessrunway2.jpg Gone are the days of the staid museum. This is a three ring affair and worth checking out as soon as possible.