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WATCH: Trash, Genius Or Both? The Turner Prize Goes To...

Posted 12.06.2011 | Arts

The Turner Prize, awarded each year to a contemporary artist under 50, has been awarded to some pretty controversial pieces. Between Tracy Emin's 'My ...

POLL: Is This The UK's Most Influential Artist Ever?

Posted 11.28.2011 | Arts

A recent poll conducted by 'The Other Art Fair' asked thousands of artists of all ages who they thought was the most influential artist in the UK. The...

Do Good Artists Have More Sex?

Posted 11.23.2011 | Arts

Your date lets it slip: "I'm an artist." Do these words scream "code red" or "take me to bed"? According to some scientists, even human beings are ...

War And Sex In 'The Historical Box'

VernissageTV | Posted 01.20.2012 | Arts
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The group exhibition The Historical Box at the gallery Hauser & Wirth in Zürich, Switzerland presents American artists who are not widely known, but ...

WATCH/PHOTOS: 3D Street Mural Breaks World Record

Posted 11.18.2011 | Arts

The largest mural ever was completed Thursday, as part of the seventh annual Guinness World Records Day. British artists '3D Joe & Max,' with their in...

'A New Skin Of Images': Pipilotti Rist In Milan

VernissageTV | Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts
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Swiss artist Pipilotti Rist has some experience with unusual locations. She has been presenting her works in churches and on LED billboards, and her v...

Darling Provocateur: An Interview With Charlotte Rampling

Kisa Lala | Posted 04.05.2013 | Arts
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Charlotte Rampling: photograph for SPREAD by Kareem Black, 2011 "Being ready at 9am in any country," sighed Charlotte Rampling, smartly turned out ...

VOTE: Art Or Exploitation? Homeless To Perform At The Olympics

Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts

The homeless population is rarely given a voice in contemporary society, and even more rarely is that voice allowed to sing. Organizers of the Cultura...

"Is This The Greatest Art Exhibition Ever?"

AP/The Huffington Post | By JILL LAWLESS/The Huffington Post | Posted 01.08.2012 | Arts

LONDON -- It has masterpieces, media frenzy, a contested gem -- everything but the "Mona Lisa." London's latest blockbuster art show confirms Leonardo...

'Mini Monet' Buys First House At 9 Years Old

Posted 01.07.2012 | Arts

Yet again, artist prodigy Kieron Williamson is making his fellow 3rd graders look bad. While most 9 year olds are giving their parents macaroni neckla...

High Speed And Slow-Mo In Robert Breer Retrospective

VernissageTV | Posted 01.07.2012 | Arts
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Robert Breer is considered as one of the most groundbreaking and celebrated experimental filmmakers in history, a pioneer in avant-garde animation. Th...

WATCH: Become A Sculpture At Pawel Althamer's New Show

VernissageTV | Posted 12.30.2011 | Arts
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Those who visit the Deutsche Guggenheim in Berlin these days might be a little confused by the sign above the entrance. What is Almech? Well, this is ...

London Gets Its Own 'Eiffel Tower'

Posted 12.31.2011 | Arts

To get ready for the 2012 Olympic games, London needed the customary facelift that goes along with the festivities. Efforts have been made to push Lon...

PHOTOS: Outrageous Art: A Primer

Posted 12.30.2011 | Arts

With so much argument over Marni Kotak the woman who gave birth in an art gallery last week, it seemed only right to put things in perspective with so...

PHOTOS: Rankin And Damien Hirst Present ʻMyths, Monsters And Legendsʼ

Posted 12.26.2011 | Arts

Damien Hirst has teamed up with photographer and long-time friend Rankin at Rankin Gallery LA for a new show. "Myths, Monsters And Legends" is the duo...

A Feast for the Eyes: Food as Fine Art

MutualArt.com writer Lauren Meir | Posted 12.27.2011 | Arts

MUTUAL ART -- London's swanky Pied à Terre restaurant is notable for many reasons - namely the food, which has been the toast-of-the-town for twenty ...

PHOTOS: Painted Mystery: Herbert Brandl's 'Mazes of Symbols'

Posted 12.25.2011 | Arts

A haphazard description of Herbert Brandl's work might be 'abstract,' seeing as his forms are not quite recognizable as his shapes succumb to electrif...

The Kienholzes' Controversial Installations

VernissageTV | Posted 12.23.2011 | Arts
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The exhibition Kienholz. The Signs of the Times at Schirn Kunsthalle in Frankfurt am Main presents the provocative and polarizing work of Edward Kienh...

Painting Stolen By Nazis Expected To Sell For $25 Million

Posted 12.21.2011 | Arts

After a tremendous journey over the past few decades, Gustav Klimt's landscape, "Litzlberg on the Attersee," has found itself on the auction block and...

WATCH: Sir Richard Branson's Spaceport Will Launch Tourists Into Space

Posted 12.19.2011 | Arts

Yesterday was the dedication ceremony for 'Virgin Galactic Gateway to Space,' a great day for Trekky honeymooners and super-rich people alike. Thanks ...

WATCH: Amy Winehouse Pop Art Tribute

Posted 12.17.2011 | Arts

Amy Winehouse's acclaimed and turbulent career is responsible for the UK's best selling album of the 21st century, and while the world mourns the loss...

WATCH: Building 'Maman,' Louise Bourgeois' Giant Spider Sculpture

VernissageTV | Posted 12.16.2011 | Arts
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On the occasion of the Louise Bourgeois exhibition at Fondation Beyeler, the museum is showing the artist's famous sculpture Maman. This video documen...

George Condo Retrospective

The Guardian | Mark Brown, Arts Correspondent | Posted 12.17.2011 | Arts

Nine portraits of the Queen as she has never been seen before -- with a green nose, a robot eye or a long carrot through her head -- are going on disp...

London Philharmonic Plays Video Game Music

Posted 12.13.2011 | Arts

What do Brahms and Super Mario have in common? Aside from equally impressive facial hair, they have now both had their music played by the London Phil...

Tate Modern Shows Tacita Dean: FILM. New Commission for the Turbine Hall (VIDEO)

VernissageTV | Posted 12.11.2011 | Arts
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The twelfth commission in The Unilever Series at Tate Modern in London has been realized by the Berlin-based artist Tacita Dean. Dean conceived a piec...