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Instagram, Aby Warburg, and the Physical Structure of the Internet

Matthew Israel | Posted 07.15.2014 | Arts
Matthew Israel

#1 Consciousness on-off switch discovered deep in brain "One moment you're conscious, the next you're not. For the first time, researchers have switc...

Salinger: The Documentary on PBS

Regina Weinreich | Posted 03.23.2014 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

It's fitting that the 200th episode of American Masters on PBS features writer J. D. Salinger, an author so influential it is hard to imagine the course of 20th century American literature without his imprint of lost innocence in the novel The Catcher in the Rye.

All Your Favorite Contemporary Artists, In One Coloring Book

Posted 11.04.2013 | Arts

There something about the blank expanses of a coloring book that awakens the inner child in all of us. You can't help but imagine yourself diving into...

Your Show of Shows

Bruce Helander | Posted 09.14.2013 | Arts
Bruce Helander

Just when you thought it was safe to go back to the sizzling streets of Chelsea, not expecting to discover something particularly notable in the typical "summer show" venues but nevertheless making the rounds, out pops a truly unique and memorable exhibition that is shaking things up.

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.

A Composite Of Seinfeld's 57 Girlfriends

Posted 04.27.2013 | Arts

How is Richard Prince celebrating his recent fair use victory? From the looks of it, by watching a lot of Seinfeld. The appropriation happy artist...

Richard Prince Wins Landmark Copyright Suit

AP | LARRY NEUMEISTER | Posted 06.25.2013 | Arts

NEW YORK — Painter and photographer Richard Prince, whose works have sold for millions of dollars, did not violate copyrights with most of the p...

Fresh Copyright Fight Over Artist's Sex Pistols Appropriation Ends in Bad Review

ARTINFO | Posted 04.01.2013 | Arts
ARTINFO

Over the last two years, the art world has been engrossed with photographer Patrick Cariou's copyright infringement case against appropriation art superstar Richard Prince, hearalded as promising a defining legal judgement on copyright and fair use in visual art. This week, according to the Hollywood Reporter, U.S. District Court judge Dolly Gee has issued a ruling on another appropriation art case, Morris v. Young, which is eerily similar to the hotly debated Prince v. Cariou.

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...

In 2012's Art World, More Lawsuits Than Art

Daniel Grant | Posted 02.19.2013 | Arts
Daniel Grant

It was big money that drove the lawsuits over the most recent art season, but the cases are notable because they ask basic questions, from what is art to who decides where and how it will be sold and displayed.

Dan Colen's Intimate Evening of Performance at Smalls Jazz Club (PHOTOS)

Kalup Linzy | Posted 11.09.2012 | Arts
Kalup Linzy

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The Talented Mr. Replay

Filip Noterdaeme | Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts
Filip Noterdaeme

Appropriation has never looked fresher and more urgent than in the hands of Eric Doeringer, whose work, the fruit of years of hard labor and sustained...

PLAN ForYourArt: August 9-15

Bettina Korek | Posted 10.09.2012 | Los Angeles
Bettina Korek

Thursday is opening day for an installation by French artist Xavier Veilhan. Architectones features abstract and figurative sculptures placed throughout the property of the Richard Neutra VDL Research House.

Robbie Robertson's Clairvoyant Box, Plus Chatting With Ed Sheeran and Devin

Mike Ragogna | Posted 06.09.2012 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

In 2011, Robbie Robertson's album How To Become Clairvoyant was not only one of the more satisfying releases of the year, but it also was the artist's most personal statement about his life, covering topics from spirituality to the breakup of The Band.

MTV Brings Back "Art Breaks"

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 05.11.2012 | Arts

Just when we thought MTV was nothing but "Jersey Shore" reruns, they do something to make us remember the halcyon days when the station actually matte...

The Boneyard Project Gives New Flight To Old Planes

Posted 02.24.2012 | Arts

One man's junk is another man's treasure. We've all heard it before, but seldom do we get examples that exemplify the saying as well as the Boneyard P...

Will the Legal Status of Appropriation Art Be Decided This Year?

Daniel Grant | Posted 03.05.2012 | Arts
Daniel Grant

Beauty, it is often said, is in the eye of the beholder, and so might be copyright infringement.

WATCH: Inside The Mind Of Richard Phillips

Posted 10.30.2011 | Arts

Richard Prince is one of America's most acclaimed contemporary photographers and painters. His works, such as Untitled (Cowboy) have put him in great ...

Richard Prince Covers Jackson Pollock at Guild Hall

Regina Weinreich | Posted 10.14.2011 | Arts
Regina Weinreich

To imagine Richard Prince doing drip paintings in honor of Jackson Pollock is too linear a concept for what Prince does in Guild Hall's new exhibition.

Which Artist Sells Skateboards For $2K?

ARTINFO | Posted 09.02.2011 | Arts
ARTINFO

Damien Hirst is one savvy businessman. His publishing company Other Criteria, devoted to producing affordable limited editions and multiples, announce...

Highest Ever Contemporary Art Sale In London

Posted 08.30.2011 | Arts

(Via Mutual Art) Sotheby’s triumphed this week and signaled an end to art market woes as its Contemporary Art evening sale raised $174.1million -...

PHOTOS: The Most Expensive Photographs Ever Sold

buzzfeed.com | Posted 07.19.2011 | Arts

A few days ago, Cindy Sherman's Untitled #96 sold for a whopping $3,890,500. Here's a list of the most expensive pictures ever sold, which you can vie...

Porn As Performance Art?

ARTINFO | Posted 05.31.2011 | Arts
ARTINFO

NEW YORK--Pornography has long been an au courant subject for contemporary art -- see John Currin, Marilyn Minter, or Richard Prince -- but it's rare ...

Patrick Cariou On His Copyright Suit Victory Against Richard Prince & Gagosian

ARTINFO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
ARTINFO

NEW YORK--In a landmark decision handed down in spirited fashion last Friday, Manhattan federal court judge Deborah Batts ruled against Richard Prince...

If Works of Art are 'Strikingly Similar,' Is That a Problem?

Daniel Grant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Daniel Grant

One talks of "drawing from life," perhaps of being a "plein-air" artist, but the fact remains that most art looks more like other art than like life, ...