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Homeless Man Gets Locked Inside A Famous Museum

artnet | Posted 09.30.2014 | Arts

This post originally appeared on artnet News. By Sarah Cascone Tate Britain. Photo: Tony Hisgett, via Wikimedia Commons. Like a creepy real...

Loving London's Art

Lev Raphael | Posted 03.02.2015 | Travel
Lev Raphael

I grew up in a city of great museums, New York, and felt intimately close to many of them from a very early age because of countless school visits and trips with my parents. But it was only on a recent visit to London that I realized something extraordinary: art can heal me.

The History Of 'Ruin Porn' Extends Far Before Instagram

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 03.18.2014 | Arts

The term "ruin porn" has become ubiquitous on social media, blogs and Reddit subgroups everywhere, denoting amateur and professional photographs that ...

Laure Prouvost: A Turner Prize for the Senses

MutualArt | Posted 02.17.2014 | Arts
MutualArt

Laure Prouvost, surprised many by taking home the prestigious prize with her moving piece Wantee, which weaves together a fictional narrative about her grandfather's relationship with artist Kurt Schwitters.

10 Museum Re-Openings and Expansions to Watch

MutualArt | Posted 09.07.2013 | Arts
MutualArt

Go big or go home seems to be the motto in museums today. Since the dawn of the blockbuster exhibitions of the 1980s museums have been actively competing for your entertainment dollars.

Matisse's Cut-Outs Head To London

AP | Posted 06.19.2013 | Arts

LONDON — London's Tate Modern says it will stage the largest-ever exhibition of late works by Henri Matisse next year. "Henri Matisse: the Cut-...

Kurt Schwitters' Art of Redemption

David Galenson | Posted 06.17.2013 | Arts
David Galenson

When Schwitters died, he was poor and largely forgotten by the art world. But the rise of assemblage and neo-Dada in the 1950s and '60s brought a renewed interest in earlier forms of radical conceptual innovation.

WATCH: Oil Giant BP In Sticky Situation With Art World

Posted 12.19.2011 | Arts

BP, the oil mega power infamously known for the disastrous spill in the Gulf of Mexico in 2010, is continuing their controversial funding of several B...

Your Guide To Frieze Week 2011

ARTINFO | Posted 12.12.2011 | Arts
ARTINFO

LONDON--The circus is back in town. The Frieze Art Fair's big tent has once again been pitched in Regent's Park, and this year it's home to 173 contem...

WATCH: Google's Virtual Museum

Michael Kurcfeld | Posted 11.18.2011 | Arts
Michael Kurcfeld

Google is the engine that keeps on giving. A while back, the colossus of search gave us its master plan of digitizing every book in the world, with t...

Hirst, Picasso Exhibitions Slated At Tate For London Olympics

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

LONDON (Reuters) - Tate museums will showcase works by 19th and 20th century giants Pablo Picasso, Claude Monet and Edvard Munch as well as contempo...

Using Google Art To Explore Famous, Unfinished Paintings

James Elkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
James Elkins

I have been writing about looking slowly, taking the time to see the visual world. My first column was about a Mondrian painting, and it included some...

Space Architecture

Kisa Lala | Posted 06.10.2011 | Arts
Kisa Lala

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UNDISCOVERED ART: The Subtle Beauty of Previously Undiscovered Gems In The Making

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

(From: NY Times) An old artist, a new discovery: the work of Albert Houthuesen- who can work the brush and compose striking and beautiful paintings- ...