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Reflecting on Art and AIDS While Awaiting Grace Jones

Charlie Vázquez | Posted 10.05.2015 | Gay Voices
Charlie Vázquez

We arrived and it was clear -- by the bold signage on the street-facing windows -- that we'd be surrounded by Picassos, Basquiats and Warhols for the evening, not to mention a lively mix of queer downtown nightclub celebrities, veteran rock stars and young artists dreaming of gracing the surrounding walls one day.

Andy Warhol Likes McDonald's And We Know Because We Spoke To Him, Kinda

The Huffington Post | Sara Boboltz | Posted 08.06.2015 | Arts

In the fall of 2014, a group of visual artists called Schnellebuntebilder joined conceptual artist Leif Elggren to converse with the sp...

How To Be More Like Andy Warhol, According To Andy Warhol

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 08.06.2015 | Arts

"I never think that people die," the late Andy Warhol once said. "They just go to department stores." So today, on this most holiest of birthdays (wh...

Have You Heard About the Haring?

C. M. Rubin | Posted 06.25.2015 | Arts
C. M. Rubin

Perhaps only the great die young, yet true genius lives on as evidenced by Haring's enduring legacy -- his amazing contributions to art continue to flourish today in our homes, exhibitions and major museums all over the world.

Dutch Treat

Bruce Helander | Posted 05.08.2015 | Arts
Bruce Helander

Italian explorer Giovanni da Verrazzano stumbled onto what was to become the Hudson River in 1524 while circumnavigating a remarkable island owned at the time by the Manhattoes, the Native American tribe for which the city is named.

How to Hang With Warhol

Elizabeth Baudouin | Posted 05.10.2015 | Entertainment
Elizabeth Baudouin

I caught up with Brendan to talk about his project, what he learned from Danny (that every artist needs to hear) and the moment he discovered tape of Lou Reed listening to The Ramones for the first time.

Mark Nilsson: Banging on the Art World's Door With a Brush (VIDEO)

Tom Gregory | Posted 07.09.2014 | Arts
Tom Gregory

Step outside NY's Museum of Modern Art onto 53rd street, and you'll find NY's most talented treasure, working -- unbeknownst to him -- toward hard-earned artistic stardom.

Wool Worth Building

Bruce Helander | Posted 02.02.2014 | Arts
Bruce Helander

Entering the mighty Guggenheim Museum on Fifth Avenue can be a spiritual experience for many of us, particularly when one is eagerly anticipating a riveting survey exhibition by Christopher Wool, an artist whose time has come.

Is A Warhol Museum Coming To NYC? Probably!

ARTINFO | Posted 11.18.2013 | Arts

On Tuesday evening a developer was selected for the Seward Park Urban Renewal Area (or SPURA) site on Manhattan's Lower East Side, which currently con...

Are Andy Warhol's 15 Minutes Over? | Posted 08.28.2013 | Arts
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Has our ever-changing world at last out-Warholed Andy Warhol? A set of previously unseen photographs taken by the visionary pop artist late in his lif...

Artist Collaboration Fuels Creative Exploration

Amit Gupta | Posted 10.22.2013 | Arts
Amit Gupta

Creative magic happens when an artist is deeply involved in their art form. Add a creative partner (or two) to the mix and you've got enough knowledge and experience to spark a multitude of creative advancements.

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.

10 Reasons That Warhol Matters

Matthew Israel | Posted 09.09.2013 | Arts
Matthew Israel

One can easily measure Warhol's influence based on Google hits, Amazon publications and how easily he and his work can be recognized by the man on the street. And there's a Warhol for everyone.

Sculpting Jay-Z, Warhol and Lenin in Wonderbread

Marina Cashdan | Posted 09.09.2013 | Arts
Marina Cashdan

Although young Polish artist Milena Korolczuk is best known for her works in film, she has recently turned a more unconventional medium: Wonderbread.

Sculpting Jay-Z, Warhol and Lenin in Wonderbread

Marina Cashdan | Posted 09.09.2013 | Arts
Marina Cashdan

Although young Polish artist Milena Korolczuk is best known for her works in film, she has recently turned a more unconventional medium: Wonderbread.

Artists for Artists

Agnes Gund | Posted 06.02.2013 | New York
Agnes Gund

Fifty years. Nine hundred artists. Two thousand grants. At its most succinct, this is the story of the Foundation for Contemporary Arts (FCA), the unique and timeless organization established by Jasper Johns and John Cage in 1963.

Alex Katz Retrospective Lands At Yale

J. Michael Welton | Posted 03.18.2013 | Arts
J. Michael Welton

For the past six decades, 85-year-old Alex Katz has documented - in a style that sometimes seems influenced by billboards or CinemaScope - a changing ...

How To Get This Awesome Andy Warhol Nail Art

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 01.15.2013 | Style

Ever received an eyeshadow or blush palette that was just too pretty to sweep with a brush? That's exactly how I felt when I got my hands on the NARS ...

An Illustrated Guide To The Art Market

ARTINFO | Posted 03.11.2013 | Arts

If I read that an art collector has paid $3 million for a Damien Hirst "Spot Painting," I will probably roll my eyes and turn the page. If read for th...

Hef's Son: 'That’s Very Hypocritical'

ARTINFO | Posted 03.11.2013 | Arts

Cooper Hefner, the 21-year-old (and youngest) son of Playboy founder Hugh Hefner, made some bold claims regarding the artistic merits of his father's ...

Art Thieves Make Off With Warhol, 18 Other Works Worth Millions

Posted 05.22.2012 | Detroit

Nineteen works of art, including a silkscreen by artist Andy Warhol, were stolen from a private collection in Detroit, Fox 2 reported Monday. Accor...

Buyer Finds Warhol Sketch At A Garage Sale

Posted 04.03.2012 | Arts

While the majority of garage sale treasures include old family photos, broken VCR's and stained baby clothes, don't give up hope! If you keep scouring...

Nir Hod, the Artist Behind the Genius Children, Unveils Mother

Annie Fabricant | Posted 05.27.2012 | Arts
Annie Fabricant

This Wednesday 28th at Paul Kasmin the 41 year old Israeli-born artist will present his new body of work, entitled Mother. A series of ten large paintings, they reference the famously heart-wrenching Holocaust photograph of Nazi soldiers clearing out the Warsaw Ghetto in 1943.

The Best Makeup In Cover Art

Posted 03.05.2012 | Arts

Most of us use makeup to highlight our favorite features and minimize our least favorites. But with a little creativity, makeup can, like any artistic...

Andy Warhol, Cee Lo Green, and Janelle Monáe Photos In Hot New Show

ARTINFO | Posted 02.18.2012 | Arts

Throughout his four decades in photography, Mick Rock, the so-called "man who shot the '70s," snapped pictures of some of the greatest rock and roll m...