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Mike Ragogna | Posted 08.14.2013 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

Recently, critically-acclaimed alt rock band They Might Be Giants graced Iowa City's Englert Theater with their clever lyrics, energetic melodies and bizarre showmanship as part of a tour to promote their new album Nanobots.

Spotting

Francis Levy | Posted 08.12.2013 | Arts
Francis Levy

Action painting, was described by the art critic, Harold Rosenberg, as a memento of a creative act that once was. "What was to go on canvas was not a...

Art Rules?

David Galenson | Posted 08.06.2013 | Arts
David Galenson

Few, if any, domains, and certainly none in the arts, have a single, fixed set of rules and practices, that are accepted and followed by all practitioners. Instead, many if not most disciplines simultaneously have several different sets of rules.

The Most Famous Polaroids

The Huffington Post | Leigh Silver | Posted 06.03.2013 | Arts

Edwin Land, the inventor of the Polaroid camera, spoke in front of one of his factories in 1970 and dreamt up the camera of the future: "A camera whic...

It's Settled!

AP | Posted 07.30.2013 | Arts

NEW YORK — A legal fight between the legendary rock band The Velvet Underground and the Andy Warhol Foundation is over. Court papers made publi...

From THE SLANT: Inside the Celebrity Interview with Kevin Sessums

Stephanie Fairyington | Posted 07.10.2013 | Media
Stephanie Fairyington

In Sessums's view, celebrity occupies a paradoxical position in the magazine world. On the one hand, the public's insatiable appetite for stories about the rich and famous is the engine motoring newsstand sales and revving up online traffic.

The Stories That Only Artists Can Tell

Daniel Grant | Posted 07.10.2013 | Arts
Daniel Grant

Biographers often find it amusing to note the job an artist had before becoming able to live off the sales of their artwork, but for artists those jobs are not just anecdotes.

Artsy Goes Inside JR's New York Studio

Marina Cashdan | Posted 07.08.2013 | Arts
Marina Cashdan

JR's art is omnipresent. Whether on the façade of a building, the back of a truck, or, currently, the streets of Times Square, the world is quite literally his gallery. But where is he?

Keith Haring: Boy Wonder

Don Bacigalupi | Posted 06.24.2013 | Arts
Don Bacigalupi

Keith Haring packed a great deal into his very short life. When he died of AIDS in 1990 at the age of 31, the artist left behind thousands of completed works -- drawings, paintings, murals, prints and sculpture. And Haring's output expanded beyond the realm of fine art and into popular culture.

Lost Warhol Photos To Be Displayed In NYC

Susan Michals | Posted 06.23.2013 | Arts
Susan Michals

One of the most iconic faces of the 20th century is about to be rediscovered. On May 3, lost images of pop art icon Andy Warhol will be unveiled in Manhattan for the first time in public in an exhibition sponsored by Interview Magazine, which the artist founded in 1969 .

NYC-ARTS Top Five | Munch & Warhol, Brave Writers and Fantasia Live

NYC-ARTS | Posted 06.23.2013 | Arts
NYC-ARTS

Interesting. Unusual. Uniquely NYC. The NYC-ARTS top five is your cheat sheet to what's hot before it hits the radar. Get the top five in your inbox e...

GUESS WHO?

Posted 04.23.2013 | Arts

Flipping through the catalog for Christie's upcoming Andy Warhol sale is like examining the personal scrapbook of a Studio 54 regular. The Pop Art kin...

Has the Art Market Gone Medieval?

John Seed | Posted 06.22.2013 | Arts
John Seed

On the 26th of March, several news sources reported that casino magnate Steve Wynn had sold Picasso's 1932 painting "Le Rêve" to hedge fund owner Steven Cohen for $155 million dollars.

8 Impressive Hotel Art Collections Worth A Visit

Oyster | Posted 06.19.2013 | Travel
Oyster

When traveling around the world, tourists often have famed art museums on their lists of must-see attractions. But what if the hotel they're staying i...

Warhol's Old House Up For Sale For $5.8M

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 05.12.2013 | Arts

Pop art fans looking to get their hands on a historic property, look no further. Andy Warhol's former New York City residence is up for sale. The ...

A Spectacular Garden Show at South Coast Plaza!

Jay Weston | Posted 04.11.2013 | Los Angeles
Jay Weston

The 24th Annual Southern California Spring Garden Show at South Coast Plaza is the most highly-anticipated garden event on the West Coast, and this year's theme is particularly interesting: "The Garden as Art."

Francesco Clemente's Painted Poems

J. Michael Welton | Posted 06.10.2013 | Arts
J. Michael Welton

He was a friend of Beat poet Allen Ginsberg, and close to Andy Warhol too, painting alongside the Pop master in the 1980s with Jen-Michel Basquiat. B...

LOOK: Taking Still Life To The Next Level

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 04.10.2013 | Arts

From Jan Brueghel the Elder to pop king Andy Warhol, the tradition of still lifes has been an essential part of art history. But for as long as the pr...

Seeing Red With Warhol

Don Bacigalupi | Posted 06.09.2013 | Arts
Don Bacigalupi

We are indeed living today in those post-Warhol years, and his impact and importance is ever present. Nearly all of his work -- not just the legendary soup cans and superstars -- is now iconic and widely sought after, commanding serious prices in the art market.

F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Practical Joker

R. Clifton Spargo | Posted 06.01.2013 | Books
R. Clifton Spargo

There are many, many ways to play the fool, and Scott and Zelda tried more than a few of them. In the early 1920s life was all fun and games for the world's best known flapper and her writer husband -- and being famous, it often seemed, was nothing more than a lark.

Dave Matthews Is Doing What? With Whom?

Malcolm Harris | Posted 05.12.2013 | Arts
Malcolm Harris

When I received a last-minute invitation to attend an intimate discussion with Dave Matthews and Beezy Bailey on their new collaborative exhibition at the Robert Miller Gallery, instead of sending in a RSVP, I responded, "You had me at Dave Matthews."

Christie's Auctioning Warhol's 1978 Photo of Little Edie (PHOTOS)

Tanja M. Laden | Posted 05.12.2013 | Arts
Tanja M. Laden

In Andy Warhol's Exposures he named a chapter "The Best Family," and he began his introduction to the Beales by writing, "I think the best family in the world is the Kennedy-Onassis-Bouvier-Beale-Radziwill family."

Top Ten Upcoming Lots You Should Know About

MutualArt | Posted 05.06.2013 | Arts
MutualArt

KNIVES A synthetic polymer paint and silkscreen inks on canvas by Andy Warhol will be sold on Mar 7 2013. The Estimated sale price is between $2,0...

Remember The '70s? New Exhibit Is All About Glam

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 02.05.2013 | Arts

In the heady days of the early 1970s, artists and socialites toyed with the boundaries that would forever transform our perceptions of gender, identit...

Andy Warhol Auction Goes Online

AP | Posted 02.01.2013 | Arts

NEW YORK -- An online auction of Andy Warhol's works will give a broader audience the chance to own a piece of his pop art. It is Christie's Internat...