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Irish Ayes 'Out In The World: Ireland's LGBTQ+ Diaspora'

Irish Ayes 'Out In The World: Ireland's LGBTQ+ Diaspora'

By Brian Bromberger | May 24, 2022

By explaining the lives of Irish LGBTQ people abroad and contributions of those who returned, "Out In The World: Ireland's LGBTQ+ Diaspora," now at the GLBTHS Museum, can help us understand how Ireland became such a welcoming place for Irish queer folk.

Andy Warhol's 'Marilyn' Auction Nabs $195M; Most for US Artist

Andy Warhol's 'Marilyn' Auction Nabs $195M; Most for US Artist

May 10, 2022

Andy Warhol's "Shot Sage Blue Marilyn" sold for a cool $195 million on Monday, making the iconic portrait of Marilyn Monroe the most expensive work by a U.S. artist ever sold at auction.

With Boston Show Opening, Why LA-Based Artist PunkMeTender Is Never Bored

With Boston Show Opening, Why LA-Based Artist PunkMeTender Is Never Bored

By Steve Duffy | Apr 29, 2022

Those in Boston for the next six weeks have the opportunity to view the work of Romain, a.k.a. PunkMeTender, the Paris-born artist who had his start in graffiti-art before evolving to fine art and mural installations.

The Art of Ajuan Mance at the Cartoon Museum

The Art of Ajuan Mance at the Cartoon Museum

By Laura Moreno | Apr 26, 2022

Opening April 30 and running until August 7, San Francisco's Cartoon Art Museum presents the art of Ajuan Mance as part of its ongoing Emerging Artist Showcase. The Mills College professor is known for her vibrant portrait series, '1001 Black Men.'

Shipyard Styles; Bob Mizer Inspires

Shipyard Styles; Bob Mizer Inspires

By Jim Provenzano | Apr 26, 2022

In continuing our particularly queer art exhibit coverage, two opportunities in almost opposite ends of town might interest you.

Iconic Marilyn Monroe Image by Andy Warhol Coming to Auction

Iconic Marilyn Monroe Image by Andy Warhol Coming to Auction

Mar 22, 2022

An iconic image of Marilyn Monroe created by Andy Warhol is coming to auction, with Christie's auction house estimating the price at around $200 million.

Manhattan DA Returns Artifacts Worth $20 Million to Greece

Manhattan DA Returns Artifacts Worth $20 Million to Greece

By Karen Matthews | Feb 24, 2022

Dozens of looted antiquities seized from billionaire hedge fund founder Michael Steinhardt after a yearslong investigation have been returned to the people of Greece, prosecutors in New York announced Wednesday.

Annabelle Mauger on Imagining Van Gogh as Immersive Art

Annabelle Mauger on Imagining Van Gogh as Immersive Art

By Kilian Melloy | Jan 19, 2022

Boston-area art lovers have a chance to immerse themselves in the visions of Vincent Van Gogh. EDGE chatted with the creator behind "Imagine Van Gogh."

Rosalia, Lizzo, Cardi B Wrap Up Over The Top Miami Art Week

Rosalia, Lizzo, Cardi B Wrap Up Over The Top Miami Art Week

By Kelli Kennedy | Dec 5, 2021

The over-the-top parties and star-studded shows surrounding Miami's Art Basel wrapped up this weekend with performances by Rosalia, Lizzo, Cardi B and rocker Lenny Kravitz.

Bob Dylan Artwork Show Opens in Miami, New Cinema Paintings

Bob Dylan Artwork Show Opens in Miami, New Cinema Paintings

By Adriana Gomez Licon | Nov 28, 2021

Bob Dylan's most comprehensive exhibition of visual art to be held in the U.S. goes on display on Tuesday in Miami at the Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum.

Italian City Defies China, Opens Exhibit by Dissident Artist

Italian City Defies China, Opens Exhibit by Dissident Artist

By Charlene Pele | Nov 14, 2021

A provocative exhibit by dissident Chinese artist Badiucao opened Saturday in the industrial northern Italian city of Brescia despite pressure from the Chinese embassy in Rome to cancel it.

Heartless! Artists Say NYC Tribute Removed in Permit Snafu

Heartless! Artists Say NYC Tribute Removed in Permit Snafu

By Maria Sanminiatelli | Oct 30, 2021

A giant red heart sculpture installed in Central Park as a tribute to health care workers and COVID-19 victims has been taken down — a casualty of confusion and red tape.

Picasso Artworks Auctioned for Combined $109M in Las Vegas

Picasso Artworks Auctioned for Combined $109M in Las Vegas

Oct 24, 2021

Eleven Pablo Picasso artworks have been sold for a combined $109 million in a Las Vegas auction coinciding with the artist's 140th birthday.

Art or Censorship? Expo Shows Just Top of Famed David Statue

Art or Censorship? Expo Shows Just Top of Famed David Statue

By Malak Harb | Oct 13, 2021

One of the most talked about attractions at the world's fair under way in Dubai is a towering statue made of marble dust that's raising eyebrows just as the original did more than 500 years ago.

Major Jasper Johns Show Plays Both Philly and NYC

Major Jasper Johns Show Plays Both Philly and NYC

By Lewis Whittington | Oct 6, 2021

The Mind/Mirror, the most complete retrospective of American abstract expressionist Jasper Johns, opens at The Philadelphia Museum of Art and The Whitney Museum in New York.

Scribbles Jensen on the Evolution of Erotic Art

Scribbles Jensen on the Evolution of Erotic Art

By Ryan Leeds | Sep 28, 2021

EDGE chats with erotic artist Scribbles Jensen about the centuries-old art form, and how he's reimagining it, one line at a time.

7 LGBTQ+ Visual Artists You Should Be Following Right Now

7 LGBTQ+ Visual Artists You Should Be Following Right Now

By Dan Allen | Sep 21, 2021

All you need are the right handles on the 'gram to have instant access to some of the world's most exciting queer artists — including these seven you should be following now.

Ben Platt Found a 'Partner That I Really Love' in Boyfriend Noah Galvin

Ben Platt Found a 'Partner That I Really Love' in Boyfriend Noah Galvin

By Emell Adolphus | Sep 18, 2021

Platt says bf Noah Galvin helped him deal with the "fear and apprehension" of superstardom and reprising his Evan Hansen role.

A Youth-Driven Met Fashion Exhibit for a Changing World

A Youth-Driven Met Fashion Exhibit for a Changing World

By Jocelyn Noveck | Sep 14, 2021

"In America: A Lexicon of Fashion" focuses on social justice, diversity and inclusivity, and body acceptance. Most importantly, though, it emphasizes youth.

Fall Offerings at Museums and Galleries

Fall Offerings at Museums and Galleries

By Sura Wood | Aug 31, 2021

The visual arts have returned in late or revised form, from major museums to intimate galleries, several with solo exhibits of innovative works by women artists.

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