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Eva Hesse

Francis Levy | Posted 06.06.2016 | Arts
Francis Levy

Marcie Begleiter's Eva Hesse has been held over at Film Forum and it's significant that audiences have been so drawn to the documentary about the arti...

Contemporary Art ™ is a Now a 'Brand'

John Seed | Posted 05.29.2016 | Arts
John Seed

What's a brand? A singular idea or concept that you own inside the mind of the prospect." - Al Ries, chairman and co-founder, Ries & Ries Focusing Co...

Can the New SFMOMA Turn Tech-Bros Into Art Patrons?

MutualArt | Posted 05.13.2016 | Arts
MutualArt

Snøhetta expansion of the new SFMOMA. Photo: © Iwan Baan, courtesy SFMOMA. Art + Tech: Strategies for the Digital Age at the #newSFMOMA "I am the l...

Guide to Frieze Week, Spring Auctions, and Beyond in New York, 2016

MutualArt | Posted 05.06.2016 | Arts
MutualArt

With art fairs, exhibition openings, and auctions galore, May in New York City is a busy time for the business of art. To help you navigate the week a...

Everybody Knows . . . Elizabeth Murray Premieres at Tribeca: A Talk With Director Kristi Zea

Regina Weinreich | Posted 04.25.2016 | Arts
Regina Weinreich

Everbody Knows . . . Elizabeth Murray premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival's closing weekend. Even as the artist Elizabeth Murray was making news, i...

Famous Artists Rally Behind Apple In Fight With FBI

artnet News | Priscilla Frank | Posted 02.24.2016 | Arts

Dozens of artists and writers have signed an open letter from the PEN American Center in support of Apple's stand against the Federal Bureau of Invest...

Dansaekwha: The Korean Minimalist Painting Movement Sweeping the Globe

MutualArt | Posted 01.22.2016 | Arts
MutualArt

"Dansaekwha and Minimalism," which opened January 16 at Blum & Poe in Los Angeles, is the latest in a series of exhibitions and publications devoted to the Korean monochrome painting movement sweeping the globe of late.

Summer Getaways: 10 Best Outdoor Sculpture Destinations in Europe

MutualArt | Posted 07.23.2016 | Arts
MutualArt

Art and nature: the outdoor sculpture park offers the best of both worlds. Especially during the summer holidays, when we're eager to trade in weary museum-legs for the invigorating effects of the nature hike, without sacrificing the need to view and appreciate great artworks.

Richard Serra Receives French Legion Of Honor Award

artnet | artnet News | Posted 06.01.2015 | Arts

This post originally appeared on artnet News by Lorena Muñoz-Alonso Richard Serra Photo via: The Guardian Today, artist Richard Serra will re...

Deal With It: LA Is the New Capital of the Art World (PHOTOS)

Eric Minh Swenson | Posted 06.10.2015 | Arts
Eric Minh Swenson

The Broad Museum is about to open its doors this September, and by doing so it's going to explode a U.S. military style daisy cutter on the Los Angeles art scene. Then comes Hauser Wirth and Schimmel (HWS) a few blocks away in LA's undeniably burgeoning Arts District.

SFMOMA Treasures Apple's Jony Ive

Jennifer Raiser | Posted 01.03.2015 | San Francisco
Jennifer Raiser

Tech-obsessed guests at SFMOMA's Modern Art Council dinner were paying attention -- they even looked up from their iPhones to see Jonathan 'Jony' Ive receive the Bay Area Treasure Award.

Interview With Museum of Arts and Design's Artist-In-Residence, Derek Haffar

Lisa Chau | Posted 08.23.2014 | Arts
Lisa Chau

I met Derek Haffar at the Museum of Arts and Design during one of his Artist Studio hours last year. He was working on reconfigured, fragmented or broken castings of people. I walked in and convinced him to mask me.

First Nighter: Arin Arbus's King Lear, David Herskovitz's Uriel Acosta

David Finkle | Posted 05.28.2014 | Arts
David Finkle

Plays are revelations. Good plays, that is, and the better a play, the more revelatory it can be. And let's just say King Lear -- now at Theatre For a New Audience with Arin Arbus directing Michael Pennington in the title role -- easily falls into the better-play category.

Vanity Fair Reveals The 6 Greatest Living Artists -- Do You Agree?

Posted 11.04.2013 | Arts

Vanity Fair recently released a very compact compendium of the greatest living artists -- all six of them. The chosen ones, selected by V.F.'s opin...

Miley Cyrus Strikes Again, or the Destruction of the Pendulum

Julia Friedman | Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts
Julia Friedman

Ms. Cyrus' latest "strike" is not so much her doing, as the consequence of her fans' intrepid enthusiasm. Only this time, the perceived offense is not against some nebulously-defined conservative sentiment, but an actual public artwork, the 1973 "Untitled" sculpture by the late Dale Eldred.

Art for the People - Public Art Around the World

MutualArt | Posted 10.22.2013 | Arts
MutualArt

Public art is a democratic entity, open to everyone, not just art seekers going to visit museums and galleries. We've rounded up ten public art projects from around the world that are well worth a visit and accessible to all.

Chuck Close: Up Close at Guild Hall

Regina Weinreich | Posted 10.10.2013 | Arts
Regina Weinreich

"This is our best show ever," exulted Guild Hall Executive Director Ruth Appelhof, repeating what she says every August, as she greets guests for the ...

Now Maine's Largest Museum

Henry Miller | Posted 09.22.2013 | Arts
Henry Miller

With 38,000 square feet of exhibition space, it's small by museum standards. The Colby Museum's significance comes from both the outsized role that Maine has played in the history of American art.

'Overrated, Pompous And Inhuman'?

John Seed | Posted 07.13.2013 | Arts
John Seed

"Art produces ugly things which frequently become beautiful with time." - Jean Cocteau Although I pride myself on having wide-ranging taste in art, ...

Serra vs. Broad: Artist Threatens To Withdraw Work From Collection

Posted 01.10.2013 | Arts

Most artists, curators and collectors can agree on the importance of art conservation. But the politics of "reworking" an artwork, whether altering th...

Art and the 'Day Job'

Daniel Grant | Posted 01.28.2013 | Arts
Daniel Grant

Leaving the full-time creation of art to take on part-time work is not the happy story of art, but the current recession has made this scenario the reality for quite a few.

PLAN ForYourArt: November 1-7

Bettina Korek | Posted 01.23.2014 | Los Angeles
Bettina Korek

Thursday is opening day of the first U.S. retrospective of director Stanley Kubrick. This exhibition covers Kubrick's career, beginning with his early photographs for Look through his directorial works of the 1950s through the 1990s.

Is This Serra Sculpture At Risk?

Posted 08.24.2012 | Arts

A secret among art lovers, "Shift," one of the first pieces by now legendary sculptor Richard Serra, has widely remained off the radar because it was ...

Martos Gallery Makes for the Hamptons, Filling a Collector's Beach House With High-Priced Hipster Art

ARTINFO | Posted 10.06.2012 | Arts
ARTINFO

BRIDGEHAMPTON, New York -- To reach Martos Gallery's third and final summer pop-up exhibition at an obliging collector's humble Hamptons house, visito...

Earth, Wind And Art

Posted 06.23.2012 | Arts

MoCA is currently hosting the first ever historical, thematic museum exhibition tackling Land Art. The exhibition, titled "Ends of the Earth: Land Art...