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Ten Unconventional Flags That Make Us Proud To Be American

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 07.02.2014 | Arts

In honor of The Fourth of July, we are revisiting a post originally published last year honoring the glorious holiday. Happy birthday, America! We ...

Edward Albee and Faith Ringgold at ArtHamptons in Its Sixth Installment

Regina Weinreich | Posted 09.12.2013 | Arts
Regina Weinreich

At the VIP (polo) lounge set up at Nova's Ark, a Bridgehampton sculpture field, two giants went head to head: Edward Albee and Faith Ringgold. A forme...

It's A Grand Old Flag

Posted 07.04.2013 | Arts

1. "Who is bought and sold? Who is beyond the law? Who is free to choose? Who follows orders? Who salutes longest? Who prays loudest? Who dies first? ...

Artists Need to Learn How to Deal With Backbiting

Daniel Grant | Posted 08.24.2013 | Arts
Daniel Grant

One evening in June at the Cedar Tavern in 1956, a drunken Jackson Pollock pulled Franz Kline by the hair off his bar stool, and Kline responded by punching Pollock in the stomach, doubling him over. Just another night in the art world.

The Most Badass Quilts Of All Time

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 04.27.2013 | Arts

Turning a symbol of domesticity, comfort and femininity into a tool of protest, power and change, Faith Ringgold forever changed the possibilities inh...

Splitting With One's Dealer May Feel Like a Divorce

Daniel Grant | Posted 11.12.2011 | Arts
Daniel Grant

The arts are more and more described as a business, yet so many artists and dealers refer to their relationship as a marriage. Similar to romantic lin...

Guess The Artist

The Huffington Post | Melinda Brocka | Posted 10.31.2011 | Arts

We've taken a bit of a break with this feature, but we figured with the back-to-school spirit in full swing, now is the perfect time to teach you a li...

Guess The Artist Who Created This American Flag: ANSWER

Posted 09.04.2011 | Arts

Yesterday we showed you an image of this artwork and asked you to guess the American artist, but only a third of you correctly identified the artist a...

Guess The American Artist

Posted 09.02.2011 | Arts

Well-known for their engagement with civil rights and the Black Power movement, this African American artist created this version of the American flag...

!W.A.R.: Fighting the Politics of Exclusion by Documenting a History of Women's Art (and Much More)

Penelope Andrew | Posted 07.31.2011 | Entertainment
Penelope Andrew

Hershman Leeson asks the audience? "Can you name three women artists?" She took her camera into the streets where flabbergasted subjects exiting world-class museums struggle to name names. A few, tentatively, produce, "Frida Kahlo?"