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Piano's Light Touch at the Kimbell

J. Michael Welton | Posted 02.04.2014 | Arts
J. Michael Welton

It may be safe to say -- whether you favor the site of Renzo Piano's new pavilion or not - that Louis Kahn's Kimbell Art Museum has never looked as good as it does today.

Daniel Maidman and Noah Becker in Conversation: Next Topic

Daniel Maidman | Posted 09.29.2013 | Arts
Daniel Maidman

Noah Becker and Daniel Maidman both make figurative paintings and write about art. Their ongoing conversation, conducted by email, illustrates two people with profoundly different outlooks on their many points of commonality working towards a shared vocabulary for talking about art.

Q0: Daniel Maidman and Noah Becker in conversation

Daniel Maidman | Posted 08.04.2013 | Arts
Daniel Maidman

Their conversation, conducted by email over several days, illustrates two people with profoundly different outlooks on their many points of commonality working towards a shared vocabulary for talking about art.

Oft-Forgotten Hispanic Museum Looks To Make Name For Itself

AP | ULA ILNYTZKY | Posted 04.27.2012 | New York

NEW YORK — Situated behind a wrought-iron gate on an attractive brick terrace in upper Manhattan, the Hispanic Society of America is an imposing...

PHOTOS: The 10 Best Paintings Of Jesus Ever

Posted 12.25.2011 | Arts

Christmas is upon us, and what better way to celebrate then by shuffling through a slideshow of Jesus in all of his many forms? Some are baby, some ar...

Kia Makarechi

Vienna In NoLIta | Kia Makarechi | Posted 12.17.2011 | New York

If you keep your head down while walking down Mulberry Street in the boutique-laden depths of NoLita this week, you might miss it. But for those pl...

WATCH: King Philip IV Signs Autographs At The Met

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

It is so humbling when royals take the time to meet and greet with lowly civilians. Especially when it is a fake royal signing unauthorized autograph...

Larry Rivers After Crossing His Delaware

Barbara Probst Solomon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Barbara Probst Solomon

Larry was intellectual, literary, and one of the most brainy artists of his generation, but there was always the feeling in the art world that the more intellectual the artist, the less talented the painter.

From The Painter's Table: January's Ten Most Popular Posts

Brett Baker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Brett Baker

Snowbound January days, it seems, were good for painting, reading, and blogging, at least if the painting blogosphere is an indicator.

PHOTO: Guess The Artist Responsible For This Masterpiece

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

This painting, displayed large in the foyer of a Boston museum, is among the most famous works by this canonical American artist. HINTS: this painti...

Yale Discovers Velazquez Painting In Its Holdings

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

NEW HAVEN, Conn. — Yale art experts say they've discovered a painting in their midst is a work by renowned Spanish baroque artist Diego Velazque...

Hot Art for Hot Days

Paul Klein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Paul Klein

Summer art in Chicago is changing. There's a wealth of good shows and good art covering all of Chicago -- more than even I can get to.

Blague d'Art

Peter Frank | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Peter Frank

Gallerists, notorious (and pitiable) for their need to answer to public taste, have gone out on a limb to import not just paintings, but art that asserts the "condition of painting."

Metropolitan Museum Of Art Reattributes Painting To Velazquez

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — New York City's Metropolitan Museum of Art has reattributed a painting in its collection to the 17th-century Spanish master Velazquez...