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Obtaining Self-Mastery at Frieze Week NYC (PHOTOS)

Eric Minh Swenson | Posted 05.28.2015 | Arts
Eric Minh Swenson

Obtaining self-mastery or enlightenment during Frieze week is not an easy mission. Frieze Art Fair New York poses many challenges for art dealers, artists, collectors and its boosters, known as patrons. Most of this is psychological.

CultureZohn: Picasso Threeway, Part III, Off the C(H)uff With Paloma Picasso

Patricia Zohn | Posted 01.26.2015 | Arts
Patricia Zohn

I am very fond of my little dolls which are "mini-me's" and have a very special and dear meaning to me. But I like to look at my Father's works for what they are: Picasso's work and I am in awe of so many things he created.

CultureZohn: Picasso Threeway, Part II, Picasso and Jacqueline

Patricia Zohn | Posted 01.24.2015 | Arts
Patricia Zohn

Whether they look imposing, highly sexualized or catlike, Picasso's women are so specific and recognizable and so clearly part of the fabric of his inspiration and imagination.

Disfigured Portraits That Would Make Even Francis Bacon Shudder

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 09.09.2014 | Arts

Gazing upon a series of Nathaniel Mary Quinn's paintings feels like staring into a Ripley's-esque hall of medical oddities and botched surgeries, situ...

Artist Transforms Everyday Materials Into Towering Alien Landscapes

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 06.10.2014 | Arts

Roaming a Tara Donovan installation feels like navigating an alien landscape, one where massive dandelions sprout amongst textured cubes and glitteri...

Saturday New York City Art Stroll

Kalup Linzy | Posted 06.14.2014 | Arts
Kalup Linzy

From the East Village through the Lower Eastside, over to Chelsea down to the West Village, I strolled. By the time I was through, my feet were through.

One Of New York's Greatest Artists Explores The Natural Wonders Of Her City

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 03.14.2014 | Arts

Somewhere between the natural and spiritual realms, the gritty bustle of New York City and the enchanting natural wonders waiting on its fringes, you'...

Is the Art Show Becoming the Armory Show?

Barbara Ernst Prey | Posted 05.10.2014 | Arts
Barbara Ernst Prey

The Armory Show is held at Piers 92 and 94 in New York City and is perhaps the best advertised and attended art show of the week.

See How The Nude Body Has Changed Over The Past 50 Years (NSFW)

Posted 02.20.2014 | Arts

When you look back on the artistic contributions of Chuck Close, you likely imagine oversized hyperrealistic portraits that resemble celebrity mugshot...

Ilya And Emilia Kabakov's Art Partnership: 'It's A Condensation Of Two Souls Becoming One'

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 12.11.2013 | Arts

Intimate collaborations have always been a fundamental part of the art world. From Charles and Ray Eames to Christo and Jeanne-Claude to Gilbert and G...

How One Artist Learned To Lose Control

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 09.04.2013 | Arts

Bosco Sodi is an artist who likes to lose control. Born in Mexico City in 1970, he's famous for his raw, cracked, and chemically eroded paintings, the...

Why Jay-Z and Kanye West Matter to the Art World

Ariana Austin | Posted 09.10.2013 | Black Voices
Ariana Austin

Last night, Jay-Z rapped for six hours in Chelsea's Pace Gallery to an audience of art insiders and culture-ites for his upcoming video "Picasso Baby."

Kulture of Kute

Posted 05.18.2013 | Arts

Japanese artist Yoshitomo Nara is best know for his depictions of adorable -- if not ever so slightly maniacal -- children. These quirky characters ha...

10 Exhibitions You Should Know About

MutualArt | Posted 05.15.2013 | Arts
MutualArt

On Stellar Rays and Higher Pictures are pleased to present a joint exhibition of Rochelle Feinstein.

The Chelsea Exodus: Why Small Dealers Are Fleeing New York's Premier Art District

ARTINFO | Posted 09.15.2012 | Arts
ARTINFO

Walking by 210 11th Avenue in Chelsea, you might see some new names on the list of tenants posted outside the front door: Thom Browne, Stella McCartne...

(R)EVOLUTION at TEDXChelsea: A Timely Vehicle to the Paradigm Shift

Lisa Paul Streitfeld | Posted 08.05.2012 | Arts
Lisa Paul Streitfeld

Blindfolding the critic: TEDXChelsea's "The true value of art is rarely what someone will pay for it" catapulted new stars into the art world filame...

Prolegomena to the Dubai Art Fair

James Scarborough | Posted 05.28.2012 | Arts
James Scarborough

What you can extract from Art Week is that, even if the global economy is turbulent, the market for contemporary art is bullish; it thrives. More significantly it shows art unfettered, quirky, and free to respond to the vicissitudes of life, as it has done, does, and always will do.

David Byrne's 'Tight Spot' Audio-Visual Installation (VIDEO)

VernissageTV | Posted 11.26.2011 | Arts
VernissageTV

Musician and artist David Byrne, best known as frontman and founding member of the band Talking Heads, created a site-specific outdoor installation un...

Tight Spot: The Meeting of Truth & Paranoia

Gabrielle Selz | Posted 11.27.2011 | Arts
Gabrielle Selz

All recognizably representational art is a distortion. And these distortions can be either formal or emotional. However, in Tight Spot, David Byrne has done both.

Social Media Opens at The Pace Gallery, With Works by David Byrne, Miranda July

Brian Gresko | Posted 11.20.2011 | New York
Brian Gresko

Word had gotten out about the opening of Social Media at The Pace Gallery in Chelsea -- not surprising, given the show's title.

David Byrne Builds Inflatable Globe In NYC

nymag.com | Posted 11.12.2011 | Arts

Starting on the evening of September 15, you'll hear it as you approach West 25th Street, coming from under the High Line: womp, womp womp. It's a lit...

Artlog's Top Art & Culture Picks

Artlog | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Artlog

Linda Benglis' New Museum retrospective puts breadth and substance behind the artist's much-debated (and maligned) '74 Artforum advertisement, in which she poses naked with a double-headed dildo.

Pedigree and Promise in 50 Years At Pace

Dorothy Spears | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Dorothy Spears

By now the New York artworld has pretty much reduced the Dan Colen show at Larry Gagosian's 24th Street gallery in Chelsea to a cynical attempt to mar...

PaceWildenstein Splits Up: Powerhouse Gallery Returns To Original Names

nytimes.com | CAROL VOGEL | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Seventeen years after a merger made it a powerhouse gallery, PaceWildenstein is splitting and returning to the original brands. "There was no logic in...

Artlog's Top Art & Culture Picks

Artlog | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Artlog

For those of you who have yet to show off your legs this summer, perhaps you can learn a lesson or two from Albrecht Dürer's idea of beauty.