iOS app Android app

Sol Lewitt

Elegance and Style Dictates the Art Collection at the Park Hyatt Zurich

ARTPHAIRE | Posted 12.22.2014 | Arts
ARTPHAIRE

Like many of the Park Hyatt hotels around the world, the Park Hyatt Zurich paid special attention to the 91 pieces in its art collection, which is hung throughout the public spaces in its 6-story building.

Minimalist Voices of the Past and Present

MutualArt | Posted 12.13.2014 | Arts
MutualArt

A new exhibition that opened last Saturday at the University of Michigan Museum of Art revisits the Minimalist movement, viewed from a fresh perspective.

Simon Dinnerstein's Irregular Grid

Daniel Maidman | Posted 04.15.2014 | Arts
Daniel Maidman

These pictures, to me, represent an exploded view of the mind of Dinnerstein. He is surrounded by images of significance to him as an artist and as a man.

The Artist Multiple: A Collector's Source List

MutualArt | Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts
MutualArt

But what is great about editions and multiples, is that they are meant to be more accessible and fun. These often whimsical objects can lend a breath of creativity to the more functional areas of life -- like kitchenware, rugs, jewelry and furniture.

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.

Sol LeWitt's 36 Foot Drawing Takes Shape

Posted 07.18.2013 | Arts

As big fans of conceptual artist Sol LeWitt, we were thrilled to see that a colorful mural originally imagined by the late artist in 1989 is currently...

First Nighter: "The Master Builder" Slightly Less Than Masterful, "Murder Ballad" Kills

David Finkle | Posted 07.22.2013 | Arts
David Finkle

Santo Loquasto's set at BAM's Harvey for Henrik Ibsen's undoubtedly most challenging, yet ultimately intriguing, play, The Master Builder, is one of t...

'Learn To Say F**k You To The World'

Posted 04.28.2013 | Arts

While many a struggling artist is told "follow your heart" or "don't give up on your dreams," we think the most powerful advice is often not suitable ...

Nathan Mabry Gets His Pre-Columbian Groove On

Susan Michals | Posted 06.26.2013 | Arts
Susan Michals

It's hard enough these days to get one great art show going, let alone two, albeit simultaneously. But that's exactly what Los Angeles based Nathan Mabry has managed to pull off.

In 2012's Art World, More Lawsuits Than Art

Daniel Grant | Posted 02.19.2013 | Arts
Daniel Grant

It was big money that drove the lawsuits over the most recent art season, but the cases are notable because they ask basic questions, from what is art to who decides where and how it will be sold and displayed.

When the Business of Art Gets Too Much, Artists Get Themselves a Manager

Daniel Grant | Posted 02.09.2013 | Arts
Daniel Grant

To prosper as an artist, career counselors to visual artists continually advise that one has to devote as much serious attention to the business aspects of this work as creating it. To some people, the business part of art may take precedence over anything else.

Painting by Proxy

David Galenson | Posted 05.20.2012 | Arts
David Galenson

The story of art in the past century is in large part one of young iconoclastic innovators breaking every significant rule, tradition, or convention that they could identify.

Artwork That Crosses The Line

Posted 03.06.2012 | Arts

Normally when we think of lines we think of order, structure, rigidity. Phrases like "get in line" or "stay within the lines" reinforce this notion. ...

All-Star Cast Of Artists Contemplate 'Color'

Posted 01.18.2012 | Arts

Color is a simple enough idea, but sometimes in a scene filled with swollen egos and overly conceptual work we tend to forget the beauty inherent in s...

Ryan Gosling And His Dog Promote Public Art

The Huffington Post | Mallika Rao | Posted 01.08.2012 | Home

New York's 30-year-old public art facilitator, the Public Art Fund, has found a foolproof way to promote the Sol Lewitt installation they're currently...

PLAN ForYourArt: October 13-19

Bettina Korek | Posted 12.13.2011 | Los Angeles
Bettina Korek

Ulysses Jenkins' Black Gold Fever, a multi-media performance ritual utilizing video projections, dance, music and spoken word, is a reinvention of Columbus Day: a doggerel, which was originally performed at LACE in 1980.

PHOTOS: 'Sol LeWitt: Structures 1965-2006' In New York

Posted 10.14.2011 | Arts

'Sol LeWitt: Structures, 1965-2006' is the first outdoor career survey of Sol LeWitt's sculptures--or, as he preferred to call them, "structures." The...

Paul Needham

Overhauling A Subway Station When There's No Money For It

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Needham | Posted 09.21.2011 | Home

NEW YORK -- To read about mass transit here and around the country these days is to learn of budget cuts, service disruptions and disgruntled passenge...

Sol Lewitt's Monumental Wall Drawings

Alexander Adler | Posted 08.03.2011 | Arts
Alexander Adler

Multi-media vanguard Sol LeWitt's wall drawings at Paula Cooper Gallery engulf the viewer in a placid environment where beauty lies in subtle variatio...

The Egg, Inside and Out

Gabrielle Selz | Posted 06.19.2011 | Arts
Gabrielle Selz

Hope Sandrow, an artist who has worked with complex photographic images, conceptual and installation art, has long been preoccupied with evolution and ecosystems.

Be Warned: You Can't Operate a Vehicle After Watching This Video

Edward Goldman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Edward Goldman

A good fellow American, and a faithful listener of Art Talk on KCRW, sent me a link to a Vatican website with a 360 degree panorama of the Sistine Chapel. For the next hour, wild horses couldn't have driven me away from the computer screen.

Bruce Nauman, Playing His Hand(s)

Dorothy Spears | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Dorothy Spears

With a defiant economy of materials and subject matter, the artist Bruce Nauman is able to evoke metaphysical worlds. In his first body of new work, ...

EXHIBITION SPOTLIGHT: Sol LeWitt's 2D+3D At The Walker Art Center, Minneapolis

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

WHO: Sol LeWitt WHAT: Sol LeWitt: 2D+3D WHEN: November 18, 2010 - April 24, 2011 WHERE: Walker Art Center 1750 Hennepin Avenue, Minneapolis, MN 554...

Artlog's Top Weekly Picks

Artlog | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Artlog

You might have a hard time making it to Chelsea this week.

Tino Sehgal: A Discussion of Non-Object-Based Art

Stephanie Adamowicz | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Stephanie Adamowicz

Tino Sehgal's exhibit creates 'constructed situations' - performance-based artworks where 'interpreters' approach the visitors and ask them questions that they choose to answer, thereby becoming part of the artwork.