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Taryn Simon's "Bird's of the West Indies" at Gagosian Gallery (PHOTOS)

Eric Minh Swenson | Posted 03.25.2014 | Arts
Eric Minh Swenson

On Thursday, February 27, 2014, Gagosian Gallery, Beverly Hills, held a pre-Oscar exhibition of Taryn Simon's Birds of the West Indies (2013-14). I was only able to capture the first hour of the largely-packed opening.

How Mobile Technology is Accelerating Online Art Growth

Stephen Tanenbaum | Posted 03.11.2014 | Arts
Stephen Tanenbaum

The industry now features over 300 art e-commerce platforms, with 71 percent of all art collectors having purchased a piece online at some point.

Fame and Fortune, Three Hundred Years Apart

Edward Goldman | Posted 11.05.2013 | Arts
Edward Goldman

He looks rather ordinary, but he's young and obviously happy -why else would he be laughing so freely? He is a newcomer to LA, having arrived only a...

Decoding The Art World's Most Expensive Gift Guide

ARTINFO | Posted 11.01.2013 | Arts
ARTINFO

Holidays are upon us! And your friends have politely asked that no more Damien Hirst tchotchkes appear in their stockings. Seeing all those spotty but...

It's No Mistake: The Mistake Room Launches As a Landmark Art Organization in Los Angeles

Susan Michals | Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts
Susan Michals

For a long time, Los Angeles has been sort of the Cinderella (think poor, but beautiful stepchild) of the art world.

Only One Female Artist Made It Into This Exhibition? Really?

Posted 09.23.2013 | Arts

Really, art world? An upcoming exhibit at the behemoth gallery known as Gagosian has managed to wrinkle the feathers of art admirers once again. T...

Uplifting Art in Rio de Janeiro

Shai Baitel | Posted 11.17.2013 | Arts
Shai Baitel

It is not always possible nor necessary to think of Rio de Janeiro beyond what some called "a flat-Earth vision of carnivals and caipirinhas." With important events taking place in the Cidade Maravilhosa -- the Marvelous City -- however, it is worthwhile to have a closer look.

From Pasture to Gallery / Henry Moore: Late Large Forms

Stephen Knudsen | Posted 08.06.2013 | Arts
Stephen Knudsen

For the better half of a year the sheep at the Yorkshire Sculpture Park have been without their favorite Henry Moore sculpture, Large Two Forms. The mastodon-sized bronze had made a six million dollar windbreak and some shade for the animals.

The 10 Most Popular Works From Frieze Week NY

Marina Cashdan | Posted 07.16.2013 | Arts
Marina Cashdan

From the 600+ works from Frieze, NADA, and PULSE in Artsy's Frieze Week feature, these ten rose to the top of users' favorites.

Liz Markus Gallery Crawl

Liz Markus | Posted 07.08.2013 | Arts
Liz Markus

In Chelsea, Jeff Bailey Gallery had a great Johannes De Young video that featured a creepy claymation talking head spouting self help affirmations in a English-accented, computer voice. Surrounded by waxy, green plant leaves, he repeats phrases like "I can control my thoughts."

Balloon Animals On Parade

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 05.12.2013 | Arts

Jeff Koons and his glossy, high-priced artworks are taking over the Gagosian Gallery's Chelsea location this week. From boldly colored balloon creatur...

A (Semi-)Victory for Appropriation Art

Daniel Grant | Posted 06.26.2013 | Arts
Daniel Grant

There was a semi-big win for appropriation art, not to mention appropriation artist Richard Prince and New York's Gagosian Gallery. The U.S. Court of Appeals overturned a lower court ruling that found Prince had violated the copyright of French photographer Patrick Cariou.

Who Painted Over Ed Ruscha's Avant-Garde Masterpiece?

Gordy Grundy | Posted 06.11.2013 | Arts
Gordy Grundy

I was grinding pencil lead and burning paper as I furiously wrote down her confession. The perp was speaking softly, her voice dulled with regret. An art world mystery of half a century has been solved and I have the confession!

Painted on 21st Street: Helen Frankenthaler Works at the Gagosian Gallery

MutualArt | Posted 06.01.2013 | Arts
MutualArt

It was 1950 when Helen Frankenthaler came back to New York after graduating from Bennington College. Frankenthaler set up a studio on East Twenty-First Street and wasted no time in stirring up the art world.

SAY WHAT?!

Posted 03.27.2013 | Arts

The gargantuan art force that is the Gagosian Gallery exhibits some of the most enigmatic and masterful artists in history: Jean-Michel Basquiat, Andy...

Ed Ruscha And The Open Road

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 03.13.2013 | Arts

You may find it hard to believe that an artist hailing from Omaha, Nebraska would come to capture the aesthetic, landscape and vernacular of Los Angel...

Basquiat: 80% Anger And 20% Mystery

John Seed | Posted 04.17.2014 | Arts
John Seed

Money, fame and drugs never dimmed the visions of racial injustice and historical abuses of power that both haunted Jean-Michel Basquiat and fueled his imagination. Jean's sustained adolescent rage became the engine of his bracingly original art.

LOOK: Basquiat Is Back In A Brand New Exhibition

Posted 02.07.2013 | Arts

Since his untimely death in 1988, the art world has endured a maddening obsession with Jean-Michel Basquiat. In the latest installment of all things S...

The Six Best Quotes About Gagosian

ARTINFO | Posted 03.24.2013 | Arts
ARTINFO

Larry Gagosian's power might be waning (maybe), but the mystery surrounding the infamously press-shy dealer is as appealing as ever -- particularly as...

Has Gagosian's Double Dealing Backfired?

ARTINFO | Posted 03.20.2013 | Arts
ARTINFO

Larry Gagosian raised a lot of eyebrows when he admitted in a recent court deposition that he didn't worry much about "loyalty" to his clients because...

The Artist as Magician and Trickster

Edward Goldman | Posted 03.19.2013 | Arts
Edward Goldman

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How Will 2012's Stars Fare Next Year?

The Huffington Post | Mallika Rao | Posted 12.31.2012 | Arts

Seemingly every publication has been looking back at the year in culture, from the New York Times's investigation of 2012's big moments in the arts to...

Bob Dylan Plays Artist At Madison Avenue Gallery

Katherine Brooks | Posted 01.29.2013 | Arts
Katherine Brooks

If you didn't know Bob Dylan's art exhibit opened this week at Gagosian Gallery in New York City, you're not alone. The Freewheelin' musician seems to...

Looking Straight at the President, the War and Ourselves

Edward Goldman | Posted 10.25.2012 | Arts
Edward Goldman

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Who Is Wade Guyton And Why Is He Such A Big Deal?

ARTINFO | Posted 12.12.2012 | Arts
ARTINFO

Nobody, it seems, has a bad thing to say about Wade Guyton these days. Critic Roberta Smith called the artist's current mid-career survey at the Whitn...