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DIPLOMATIC ART: Putin Alledgedly Left Museum With AK47 Shaped Glass Sculpture, Detailed In New Book

The Australian | Will Pavia, New York | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

WAS it theft or a diplomatic misunderstanding? Either way, when Vladimir Putin left the Guggenheim Museum with a vodka-filled glass sculpture shaped ...

PHOTOGRAPHY: Portraits From Marina Abramovic's "The Artist Is Present' To Be Published In A Book | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

NEW YORK, NY.- After becoming an internet sensation, Marco Anelli's powerful portraits of sitters in the historic 2010 Marina Abramovic performance at...

PHOTOS: ART AWARDS: Guggenheim Hosts Rob Pruitt Awards With James Franco, Marina Abramovic

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

The second annual Rob Pruitt Art Awards were held last night at Webster Hall in New York, in association with the Guggenheim Museum. The visual art w...

Art "Oscar" for Second Gay Ryan in a Row?

Selby Drummond | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Selby Drummond

Performance artist Ryan McNamara like, really, really wants to win a Rob Pruitt Award.

PHOTOS: PARTY ANIMALS: Museum Galas Take it up a Notch

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

Whether you're a west coast enthusiast or a staunch east coaster, this week marks a slew of art gatherings and galas worth going bi-coastal for. Nov...

ART AWARDS: Artist's Artist Hans-Peter Feldmann Wins The 2010 Hugo Boss Prize

ARTINFO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

At a ceremony at the Guggenheim last night, German artist Hans-Peter Feldmann was named the winner of the 2010 Hugo Boss Prize, a $100,000 biannual aw...

Artlog's Top Art and Culture Picks

Artlog | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Two essential museum events to attend on the circuit are the Guggenheim's International Gala and the MoMA Film Benefit.

Highlights This Week: Survival Of The Fittest

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

The Arts page this week took you from spooky, abandoned architecture on Design Thursday to Barbie's jewelry upgrade and from Annenberg Space for Photo...

Reactionary vs. Revolutionary: Post-World War I & II Shows at Guggenheim and MoMA

Lee Rosenbaum | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Lee Rosenbaum


1950s: The Not-So-Silent Generation

Tom Alderman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Tom Alderman

Fred Kaplan's enlivening 1959: The Year Everything Changed, argues that the '50s -- a decade that saw the invention of the microchip and the creation of explosive art -- has been misunderstood in hindsight.

Artlog's Top Weekly Picks

Artlog | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

The rush of gallery openings is giving way to the second wave: fall's major art fairs, benefits, and museum shows.

Highlights This Week: Crystals, Cowboys, and the Death of Conceptualism

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

This week on Huff Post Arts John Waters dished on all things perverse, we curated our ten highlights from the Guggenheim Museum's Youtube Play Biennia...

Waiting for Solutions

Ruth Starkman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Ruth Starkman

If the educational system is so entirely asleep at the wheel, then what is the political solution Davis Guggenheim seeks? His film only shows the impending doom.

WATCH: YOUTUBE ART: HuffPost Art's Ten Highlights For The Guggenheim's Youtube Play Biennial

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

New York's Guggenheim Museum has a new partner in what could be considered contemporary art A&R: YouTube. They're currently hosting the YouTube Play ...

Seen and Heard in New York: Laura Linney, Diddy, Sally Potter, Tilda Swinton, Lupe Serrano

Jane Levere | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Jane Levere

Laura Linney, star and producer of the new Showtime series, The Big C, and star of Time Stands Still, which is resuming its Broadway run this fall, in...

Fake Interview: Julie Mehretu on "Grey Area" at the Guggenheim

Perry Garvin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Perry Garvin

Julie Mehretu's riotous paintings of layered geometries and explosive gesture are on view in the Guggenheim through October 2010.  I pretended to t...

Can Artists Really Disown Their Early Work?

Daniel Grant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Daniel Grant

Following the artist's lead, recent monographs on Richard Prince omit his work before the late 1970s; likely, his agreement to cooperate with the authors of these books was contingent on that omission.

Artlog's Top Art & Culture Picks

Artlog | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Can you believe it is August already? Me neither. August is a notoriously slow month for the art world here in New York but Artlog has found some grea...

YouTube: Digital Art Comes Of Age

Robert Weller | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Robert Weller

Art has taken many forms since paintings were hand-pressed on walls 32,000 years ago in a grotto in France. In its latest incarnation, some art is made up of 1s and 0s. Definitely digital.

Beirut Plays The Guggenheim, Pastiche Meets Perilous Hipster Reality (PHOTOS)

Adam Clark Estes | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Adam Clark Estes

The seven slouching musicians of Beirut stood in the rotunda, pointed their horns towards the skylight and turned Frank Lloyd Wright's final masterpiece into an opera house.

Culture Zohn: Louise Bourgeois, Spiderwoman

Patricia Zohn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Patricia Zohn

2010-06-16-outsidespider.jpg The French-born but American-in-spirit artist died on May 31 at 98. Her spiders show simultaneous arachno-grace and arachno-fierceness. Her work and person both expressed this artful duality.

I See Dead Artists

Liz Markus | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Liz Markus

Am I the only one or do other artists "invite" the souls of dead artists to hang with them in the studio?

What's Wrong With Art Writing On The Web?

Noah Becker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Noah Becker

Art critic, Jill Conner, shares her thoughts on online art criticism.

Artlog's Top Summer Museum Picks

Artlog | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

We highlight here the best major museum summer shows in New York City.

Art Museum Boards Top 10 Most Sought-After People | ERICA ORDEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

These people are part of a coveted group whose bank accounts, family pedigrees, social networks and art collections have put them in play for board sp...