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Museum's Rembrandt Knockoff Turns Out to Be the Real Thing

Feb 17, 2020

Thanks to modern technology and some expert detective work, a painting attributed to an unknown artist in Rembrandt's workshop has now been judged to have been a work of the Dutch master himself.

New Exhibit Examines Ballet's Lasting Influence on Fashion

By Jocelyn Noveck | Feb 17, 2020

A crowning jewel of the new exhibit at the Fashion Institute of Technology is a feathered white tutu. It may look, to the untrained eye, like any ballet costume. It is, however, anything but.

Bansky's Valentine's Day Mural Covered After it was Defaced

Feb 16, 2020

The family who owns a house in southwest England where an artwork from Banksy appeared in time for Valentine's Day has covered the mural after it was defaced.

Orlando's odyssey across time & gender

By Sura Wood | Feb 11, 2020

Tilda Swinton has curated her first art exhibition, a photography show named for "Orlando," a fable she has called a "wild goose chase of a fantasy" and a "magic carpet ride."

"KUSAMA: Cosmic Nature" Comes to New York Botanical Garden

Feb 1, 2020

The New York Botanical Garden (NYBG) has announced highlights of its expansive 2020 exhibition "KUSAMA: Cosmic Nature," featuring work by internationally celebrated Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama.

Avant-Garde Posters Unveiled as Tokyo Olympics Near

By Stephen Wade | Jan 6, 2020

The official posters are out for this year's Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics.

Mexican Government to Mediate Dispute Over Painting of Hero

Dec 12, 2019

Mexico's culture minister will mediate a dispute over an effeminate painting of Mexican Revolution hero Emiliano Zapata, President Andrés Manuel López Obrador said Wednesday.

In Mexico, Effeminate Zapata Painting Draws Fury

By Maria Verza | Dec 11, 2019

A painting showing Mexican Revolution hero Emiliano Zapata nude and in an effeminate pose has drawn the ire of some of Zapata's descendants and led about 100 farmers to block the entrance to the building where it was on display Tuesday.

Sneakers Star at Glamorous Parties Around Art Basel Miami

By Kelli Kennedy | Dec 9, 2019

Fashion has always played a starring role at the glamorous weeklong parties surrounding Art Basel Miami. This year it's all about the kicks as several major brands including Dior, Adidas and Nike drop limited edition sneakers that had fans camping out ove

For Artist Inspired By Illness, 'Gratitude Outweighs Pain'

By Cara Anthony | Dec 4, 2019

People often ask Dylan Mortimer how it feels to breathe through transplanted lungs. He gets that a lot because while most people go through life with one pair of lungs, Mortimer is on his third.

A Recap Of Top Photos From Art Basel Miami Beach 2016

A Recap Of Top Photos From Art Basel Miami Beach 2016

Dec 3, 2019

ArtBasel, held all around Miami and Miami Beach, was amazing. With artwork from North America, Latin America, Europe, Asia and Africa.

Disruptions: a New Exhibition, Comes to Miami Beach

Nov 27, 2019

During the Art Basel show, Art Basel Cities: Buenos Aires will present a series of large-scale sculptures by Argentine artists in Collins Park, Miami Beach.

Meridians: Art Basel Announces Artist List of Inaugural Edition

Nov 27, 2019

Art Basel, whose Lead Partner is UBS, takes place from December 5 to December 8, 2019 at the Miami Beach Convention Center (MBCC) Introducing a major new sector within the Miami Beach fair, Meridians.

A Recap Of The Top Photos From ArtBasel Week @ The Miami Beach Convention Center :: November 30 thru December 6, 2015

A Recap Of The Top Photos From ArtBasel Week @ The Miami Beach Convention Center :: November 30 thru December 6, 2015

Nov 26, 2019

Check out these amazing photos from Miami's ArtBasel Week. The event featured works of modern and contemporary art from around the world.

A Recap Of The Top Photos From ArtBasel Miami Beach :: December 3-8, 2013

A Recap Of The Top Photos From ArtBasel Miami Beach :: December 3-8, 2013

Nov 19, 2019

ArtBasel Miami Beach, which is now known as Art Week, is one of the largest Art exhibition events in the U.S. It attracts people from all over the world who come to show their work or to purchase artwork.

Inside Art Basel: Meet Betty Tompkins — That Hard Core Edge

Nov 14, 2019

Specializing in work that featured close-ups of intimate sexual acts, both straight and gay, Betty Tompkins has been on the edge where art meets eroticism. With an upcoming contribution at Art Basel, Tompkins was interviewed for the Art Basel website.

Inside Art Basel: How the Richard Gray Gallery Partnered with David Hockney

Nov 13, 2019

In 1983, David Hockney joined Chicago's Richard Gray Gallery to exhibit a new project — photo collages. It was the start of a most productive relationship.

What to Expect at Art Basel's 2019 Conversations

Nov 13, 2019

As part of the 2019 Conversations program for Art Basel Miami Beach (ABMB), expect something personal and positive from the participants on the topics they are discussing.

Notre Dame Delays Plan To Cover Columbus Murals until 2022

Nov 1, 2019

he University of Notre Dame is delaying its plan to cover up 19th century murals depicting Christopher Columbus in America that have long been criticized for their stereotypical images of Native Americans and blacks.

Feeling and Memory :: Boston-Based Artist Keith Maddy

By Kilian Melloy | Oct 31, 2019

As easy as it might be to revert to 21st century options like a computer and high-quality printer, Boston-based collage artist Keith Maddy won't settle for anything that's not palpable in a tactile, as well as visual, sense.

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