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Meet The Hidden Artists Of New York's Museum World

The Huffington Post | Inae Oh | Posted 06.30.2014 | Arts

For roughly eight hours a day, Christopher Boynton strolls through the Metropolitan Museum of Art, keeping watch over one of the most iconic lobbies i...

Want to Get Your Very Own Oscar Murillo for $1,000?

Susan Michals | Posted 05.10.2014 | Arts
Susan Michals

Informed by the manufacturing context of The Mistake Room's Downtown LA location, Murillo has created a series of original painted works on used T-shirts, radically transforming the value and circulation of otherwise cheap and readily available garments.

Is the Art Show Becoming the Armory Show?

Barbara Ernst Prey | Posted 05.10.2014 | Arts
Barbara Ernst Prey

The Armory Show is held at Piers 92 and 94 in New York City and is perhaps the best advertised and attended art show of the week.

So, Is This The New Rain Room?

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 11.18.2013 | Arts

Things we loved about MoMA's Rain Room, the art installation that swept New York City earlier this year: the way the ethereal space mimicked the natur...

The Five Most Flagrantly Phallic Works In One Art Exhibit (NSFW)

ARTINFO | Posted 09.20.2013 | Arts
ARTINFO

For his new show at David Zwirner, Raymond Pettibon has raised the craft of penis drawing from pubescent boys' trapper keepers to high art. When ARTIN...

Happy Birthday, Marlene Dumas!

Posted 08.03.2013 | Arts

In honor of Marlene Dumas' birthday, we are revisiting a post originally published last year honoring the artist's life and work. Today is the birt...

Socrates Sculpture Park Engages the Community With Its New Show, do it (outside)

Annie Fabricant | Posted 07.27.2013 | Arts
Annie Fabricant

Socrates Sculpture Park and do it are a marriage made in heaven. Their concept and ethos reflect each other perfectly. Both are about, crucuially, community and ongoing collaborations, about loosening common preconceived notions about the hierarchies in art.

A Bleeding Lance And The Holy Grail

Filip Noterdaeme | Posted 03.23.2013 | Arts
Filip Noterdaeme

While David Zwirner's empire grows exponentially, swallowing up big chunks of prime real estate in a post-Sandy Chelsea, one tiny gallery space on the...

Happy Birthday, Marlene Dumas!

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 08.23.2012 | Arts

Today is the birthday of South African artist Marlene Dumas. The painter, who is known for her rough-edged nude figures and distorted depictions of th...

The Chelsea Exodus: Why Small Dealers Are Fleeing New York's Premier Art District

ARTINFO | Posted 09.15.2012 | Arts
ARTINFO

Walking by 210 11th Avenue in Chelsea, you might see some new names on the list of tenants posted outside the front door: Thom Browne, Stella McCartne...

Happy Birthday, Lisa Yuskavage!

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 08.23.2012 | Arts

Today is the birthday of Lisa Yuskavage, whose signature curvy-kitsch ladies have been exhibited in galleries and museums worldwide. The Pennsylvania-...

A Motley Crew

Posted 05.04.2012 | Arts

With an art career spanning from 1920 to the 1980s, Alice Neel painted family, poets, singers, bohemians, strangers and celebrities. She famously stuc...

Chelsea Round-Up

Alexander Adler | Posted 06.02.2012 | Arts
Alexander Adler

2012-04-02-slide_218097_830542_large1.jpg In Chelsea today, several stalwarts have managed to produce work that stands alone, not bolstered by or tied to jargon scribbled on a press release at the front desk.

An Inside Peek at the AIPAD Photography Show and the Dealers You Need to Know

Chris Vroom | Posted 05.28.2012 | Arts
Chris Vroom

The diversity of creative exploration and documentation in photography will be on view in force this week as the Photography Show opens at the Park Avenue Armory.

10 Art Fairs, 300+ Exhibitions? Here Are 15 Must-See Installations On View This Week

Chris Vroom | Posted 05.06.2012 | Arts
Chris Vroom

Art fairs have become an essential ritual in the rhythm of the art world with collectors, curators, museum groups and artists regularly joining hundre...

For the Sake of the Stir: Adel Abdessemed at David Zwirner

Bobby Elliott | Posted 05.05.2012 | Arts
Bobby Elliott

There are a lot of things about the Chelsea art scene that makes tempers flare. There's your typical gallery receptionist, who won't return your smile and answers your question only if he or she has to; there are the white walls that make you hold your breath until you leave -- and, of course, there's the art.

What's going on? Chelsea Round Up!

Alexander Adler | Posted 01.16.2012 | Arts
Alexander Adler

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PHOTOS: Lisa Yuskavage's Playground Of Earthly Delights

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 05.11.2012 | Arts

Lisa Yuskavage's latest paintings feature masterfully rendered portrayals of feminine playgrounds both overblown and ambiguous, sugary sweet and vulga...

Highlights From Frieze 2011

Constantin Bjerke | Posted 12.21.2011 | Arts
Constantin Bjerke

Frieze Art Fair showcases the best and most innovative contemporary art from around the world - and this year represented over 170 galleries. From tho...

'Artists For Haiti' In Depth

Alexander Adler | Posted 11.21.2011 | Arts
Alexander Adler

Early in September, David Zwirner opened its doors to preview "Artists for Haiti," an upcoming benefit auction at Christie's sponsored by the dealer a...

WATCH: Ben Stiller On Haiti Art Fundraiser

Posted 10.10.2011 | Arts

On Monday, the Huffington Post reported on a charity fundraiser that will be co-hosted by former President Clinton, actor Ben Stiller and New York art...

Review: 'The House Without The Door'

Alexander Adler | Posted 09.16.2011 | Arts
Alexander Adler

Finding inspiration in Emily Dickinson's poem Doom is the House without the Door, this exhibition considers the idea of the home as a charged, psychol...

Stranger Than Fiction: The Fantastic Worlds of Marcel Dzama

David Coggins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
David Coggins

Marcel Dzama is the most renowned draftsman of his generation. But that distinction is not enough: he also makes sculptures and dioramas, directs mus...

Artlog's Top Art & Culture Picks

Artlog | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Artlog

Want to catch the fading notes of the summer art season? Just follow the music.

Artlog's Top Art & Culture Picks

Artlog | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Artlog

Artlog.com brings you a weekly selection of New York's best art & cultural exhibitions, events, parties and benefits! Highlights include the opening of the first ever solo Picasso show at MoMA.