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Ward Roberts: A Conversation About Maximum Minimalism

Shana Nys Dambrot | Posted 03.15.2014 | Arts
Shana Nys Dambrot

Whether surreally depopulated locations of public assembly, or images that are themselves devoid of orienting detail -- in other words whether by context or by content -- their first impression is one of emptiness.

Portrait Of Pakistani Teenager Shot By Taliban Heads To UK Museum

AP | Posted 11.10.2013 | Arts

LONDON — A painting of Pakistani education activist Malala Yousafzai is going on display alongside British luminaries at the National Portrait G...

LOOK: Artist Determines The 'Average Faces' Of Popular Movies

Posted 08.01.2013 | Arts

In the age of digital art, tools like generative software and facial recognition programs are almost as common artistic tools as paintbrushes and mold...

Stolen Moment of the Week: Myq Kaplan in Williamsburg, Brooklyn

Mindy Tucker | Posted 05.18.2013 | Comedy
Mindy Tucker

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3.2 Million Dots Make A 'Hero,' Latino Artist Honors Father

Latinalista.com | Marisa Treviño | Posted 08.04.2012 | Latino Voices

For being so young, Miguel Endara has the patience of a saint or at least an artist — and that’s exactly what he is. From Miami, Florida, Endara d...

Let's Do The Time Warp: Artist Goes From 2012 To 1844 In Minutes

Posted 07.24.2012 | Arts

If you thought time travel doesn't exist, think again. Artist Maisie Broadhead is transforming a modern-day room into a 19th century photograph right ...

Cyan is the Loneliest Color

Daniel Maidman | Posted 08.27.2012 | Arts
Daniel Maidman

Here and there, we eventually run into snippets of the history of painting reacting to photography: Degas, reference photograph and painting, see im...

Incredible Portraits Of Cultural Icons

Posted 05.10.2012 | Arts

Norman Seeff is a South African rock photographer known for capturing the grit and glamor of the world's most creative minds, though he didn't start o...

Earliest Painting of Transvestite Found

Posted 04.20.2012 | Arts

By: Jeanna Bryner, LiveScience Managing Editor Published: 04/20/2012 07:53 AM EDT on LiveScience An 18th-century portrait sold in New York to a ...

National Medal Awards at the White House

Barbara Ernst Prey | Posted 05.01.2012 | Arts
Barbara Ernst Prey

Every visit to the White House is special, but there is something very exciting about witnessing this event. Perhaps it is because I am a painter and I understand the years of work that went into what they have achieved and I can rejoice with them in their successes.

David LaChapelle on the Downfalls of Modern Art (VIDEO)

Crane.tv | Posted 04.30.2012 | Arts
Crane.tv

The photographer David LaChapelle needs little introduction. Since Andy Warhol offered him his first job at Interview magazine back in 1984 he has bec...

Faces of Wilcannia (PHOTOS)

David Maurice Smith | Posted 03.04.2012 | World
David Maurice Smith

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PHOTOS: Not Your Grandma's Embroidery

Posted 12.08.2011 | Arts

Daniel Kornrumpf's woven portraits, exquisite in their detail and surprising in their effect, are not your Grandma's embroideries. The art has really ...

PHOTOS: Happy Birthday Rembrandt!

Posted 09.14.2011 | Arts

Happy birthday to Rembrant van Rijn, who was born today, the 15th of July in 1606. A prominent painter and etcher of the Dutch Golden Age, Rembrant is...

University Sues Ryan O'Neal Over Fawcett Portrait

AP | By ANTHONY McCARTNEY | Posted 09.09.2011 | Arts

LOS ANGELES -- The University of Texas system and Ryan O'Neal are sparring over ownership of an Andy Warhol portrait of the actor's longtime companion...

Warhol $40M Self-Portrait Headed To Auction

AP | Posted 06.21.2011 | Arts

NEW YORK -- A 1986 self-portrait by Andy Warhol that was among the last of his paintings to be exhibited while he was alive is heading for the auction...

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

artdaily.org | 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...

Sunday in The Park

Dr. Irene S. Levine | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Irene S. Levine

Spending a Sunday in Central Park is never a disappointment. There are unexpected surprises at every turn. ...

The Painting Pen: Two Sides of the Studio, the Commissioned Work and the Spectrum Painting

Amy Bernays | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Amy Bernays

I like painting commissions. Sure, it's of a dog. Not exactly high art, but the finished piece will be loved. I am released from the constant art sc...

Extreme Beauty: Photos Of Men And Women Who Have Undergone Plastic Surgery

Refinery29.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Refinery29.com

Some of us tweeze our eyebrows, others opt for veneers. But how far is too far when it comes to making our bodies match with our own conceptions of beauty?

Mr. President, Tear Down This Painting

Jonathan Melber | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Jonathan Melber

We are long overdue for a coherent arts policy and a new approach to supporting the country's cultural institutions. Putting some contemporary art up in the White House would be good start.

Reading The Pictures: The "44" Official Portrait

Michael Shaw | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Michael Shaw

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Bush Unveils Portrait Of Relaxed And Smiling President (VIDEO)

AP | CHRISTINE SIMMONS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Scroll down for video WASHINGTON - President George W. Bush's two terms in office have been marked by wars, a global financial crisis, and a steady ...