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Julian Schnabel

Art Basel Miami Supercharged! (Video)

Eric Minh Swenson | Posted 12.10.2014 | Arts
Eric Minh Swenson

It was full throttle at Art Basel this year in Miami. There were Lambos, Red Bull, Cuban expresso, Davidoff cigars, champagne, and Waikiki weather to keep me up.

All Eyes on Los Angeles

Lin Evola | Posted 12.05.2014 | Arts
Lin Evola

The Peace Angels Project was created in 1992 as a contemporary sword to plowshares art movement. Art shifts consciousness. Including weapons symbolically engages a powerful message.

Six Films That Could Save The World

E. Nina Rothe | Posted 09.22.2014 | Arts
E. Nina Rothe

I still hope for a day when Israeli filmmakers will be allowed to show their films in festivals throughout the Arab world and Palestinian filmmakers will once again show their oeuvres in Jerusalem, Haifa and other festivals around the country.

Every Angel Has a Dark Side: Julian Schnabel at The Dairy

Serena Guen | Posted 06.30.2014 | Arts
Serena Guen

What Twinkling fairy lights welcomed a beautiful crowd to the opening of Julian Schnabel's new exhibition: Every Angel Has a Darkside in aid of Chicke...

Anchoring the Corner

Alice Carey | Posted 04.01.2014 | New York
Alice Carey

I've lived on the same block in Greenwich Village nearly all my life and for a good part of it next door to Annie Leibowitz. So when the cat that anchored the front of the house disappeared, I knew something was up. It probably sensed Annie was selling up and left first.

Thailand Journal: The Julian Schnabel of Chiang Rai

Francis Levy | Posted 03.23.2014 | Travel
Francis Levy

There are a number of reasons travelers visit Chiang Rai province in Northern Thailand, chief among them being the proximity to the Golden Triangle. ...

Good Criticism and Bad Advice

Brian D. Cohen | Posted 11.05.2013 | Arts
Brian D. Cohen

One of the enduring fixtures of an arts education is the "critique," a group evaluation of students' work. Traditionally some posturing, passive-aggression and even unkindness can be expected during a critique, even from a teacher, and the experience can be confusing and discouraging.

Four Explosive Works From New York Art Giant Julian Schnabel

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 02.22.2013 | Arts

A pocket-sized gallery in New York's East Village is playing host to one of the art world's most bombastic figures. His name is Julian Schnabel, a pai...

Art and the 'Day Job'

Daniel Grant | Posted 01.28.2013 | Arts
Daniel Grant

Leaving the full-time creation of art to take on part-time work is not the happy story of art, but the current recession has made this scenario the reality for quite a few.

Julian Schnabel Engaged For Third Time

Posted 11.21.2012 | Celebrity

Julian Schnabel split from stunning "Miral" screenwriter Rula Jebreal only last spring, but it looks like the artist-director is engaged again. The N...

PEN World Voices: Kronos Quartet vs. A Trio of Scribes

Regina Weinreich | Posted 07.03.2012 | Home
Regina Weinreich

Veering toward the political, recordings announcing the dropping of the atomic bomb, and the gap between words and music became more pronounced.

Creative Block? Julian Schnabel Can Help!

Posted 01.17.2012 | Arts

Filmmaker-painter-designer Julian Schnabel has revealed his secret to getting out of creative ruts, and it's pretty simple: Get back to work. In th...

Starting-Out Artists: Are Your Career Expectations Realistic?

Daniel Grant | Posted 01.04.2012 | Arts
Daniel Grant

The 1980s generated the idea of the fine artist as rock star, coming on fast and furious at a young age, entering the international art circuit, cashing in quickly because no one lasts more than a decade. It can happen, it has happened, but it doesn't happen very often.

Breathtaking Religious Imagery In Lech Majewski's 'The Mill And The Cross'

Kisa Lala | Posted 04.05.2013 | Arts
Kisa Lala

By Kiša Lala Film still from The Mill and the Cross, 2011 Directed by Lech Majewski - Credit: Kino Lorber, Inc. Some time ago as part of m...

Julian Schnabel Twitter Q & A

storify.com | Posted 07.17.2011 | Arts

On Friday, May 13, 2011, at 2:30 pm EDT, artist and filmmaker Julian Schnabel took questions from Twitter users. This is part of the Hirshhorn's new D...

Gestural Painting, Roasting Pigs & Scratching Heads: Josh Smith's New Exhibition

Dorothy Spears | Posted 07.16.2011 | Arts
Dorothy Spears

Josh Smith and his dinosaur painting, Brant Foundation/courtesy Billy Farrell Agency If lush green paddocks, a pig roast, an abundance of celebriti...

Matt Sledge

Mayor Bloomberg Speaks Out For Detained Chinese Artist

HuffingtonPost.com | Matt Sledge | Posted 07.04.2011 | New York

NEW YORK -- Mayor Michael Bloomberg appeared with a dozen prominent cultural figures in front of New York City's Plaza Hotel Wednesday to open a piece...

Miral Defies Racial Stereotypes of Arabs in the Media

David A. Love | Posted 06.13.2011 | Media
David A. Love

This film presents Palestinians as everyday human beings in all their complexities. Miral provided a public service to viewers who are unexposed to the Israel occupation.

Jean-Michel Basquiat: A New Documentary

Carine Fabius | Posted 06.12.2011 | Arts
Carine Fabius

In preparation for the release of Jean Michel Basquiat: The Radiant Child, I was asked by The Independent Television Service (ITVS), which presents aw...

'Miral' Tackles Controversy, Gets Major Praise From Johnny Depp & Critics

Posted 06.08.2011 | Entertainment

Several of Hollywood's biggest names are coming out in support of Julian Schnabel's controversial new film "Miral," with quotes from Johnny Depp and J...

Miral's Rula Jebreal: The Palestinian Woman who wrote the Book that Started this Big Screening War

Katie Halper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Katie Halper

This week, days before Miral's release, I talked to Rula Jebreal about her life, her story, the film, violence, and her optimism for a peaceful future for Israelis and Palestinians alike.

Can a Palestinian Story Prompt Dialogue for Middle East Peace?

Danielle Berrin | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Danielle Berrin

Julian Schnabel must have known that screening a film about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict at the United Nations General Assembly would be scene-ste...

ReThink Interview: Julian Schnabel, Director of Miral (VIDEO)

Jonathan Kim | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jonathan Kim

Schnabel has succeeded in two fields that are notoriously difficult to making a living at: art and film. Now he has taken on a real challenge: making a movie about a Palestinian girl.

Schnabel's Miral Premieres at the UN: An Irrefutable Sign of the Times

E. Nina Rothe | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
E. Nina Rothe

Miral is a cinematic journey into a people's experience few of us are comfortable with facing, a political cause few would admit they wholeheartedly support.

Miral Screens at the United Nations General Assembly

Regina Weinreich | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

Schnabel's film does not instigate a new critique. Rather, continues a discourse in Israel with intellectuals and writers like David Grossman, Amos Oz, and Yehuda Amichai.