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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.

Tate Modern Aims to Take 'Personal' Look at Andy Warhol

Oct 29, 2019

Andy Warhol's portraits of New York drag queens and trans women are going on display at London's Tate Modern in a show that aims to find new angles on the iconic American artist.

Louvre Exhibit Acclaims Da Vinci, 500 Years After His Death

By Claire Parker | Oct 22, 2019

A new exhibit at the Louvre, opening Thursday and marking the 500th anniversary of the Italian master's death, tries to sketch out as complete a picture of the artist and thinker as possible.

MoMA Reopens with More Space, Fresh Juxtapositions

By Katherine Roth | Oct 17, 2019

The Museum of Modern Art's new $450 million, 47,000-square-foot expansion offers visitors more than much-needed elbow room. It emphasizes new juxtapositions of works to encourage broader perspectives and new narratives.

Venice Court Temporarily Blocks da Vinci Loan to Louvre

Oct 9, 2019

An administrative court in Venice decided Tuesday to temporarily suspend the loan of Leonardo da Vinci's "Vitruvian Man" to the Louvre in Paris for an exhibition that is set to open later this month.

Louvre Opens Huge Outpost to Protect Art from Flooding

Oct 9, 2019

The Louvre opened a new sprawling art conservation center Tuesday some 200 kilometers (120 miles) from Paris to protect the museum's priceless artworks from its flood-prone storage reserves.

Accused of Racism, Renowned Museum Confronts its Blind Spots

By William J. Kole | Oct 8, 2019

Boston's regal Museum of Fine Arts, home to some of humanity's greatest artworks, is scrambling to make amends.

Museum of the Bible Quietly Replaces Questioned Artifact

By Ken Miller | Oct 7, 2019

The Museum of the Bible in Washington quietly replaced an artifact purported to be one of a handful of miniature Bibles that a NASA astronaut carried to the moon in 1971 after an expert questioned its authenticity.

Spain Gets Last Word on London Sale of Botticelli Painting

By Colleen Barry and Joseph Wilson | Oct 2, 2019

A Botticelli portrait that long hung in Madrid's El Prado Museum is being offered this week for sale during London's Frieze Masters art fair for $30 million. But a Spanish law on cultural treasures might create difficulties for a foreign buyer.

Creativity Without the Pressure at 'Paint and Sip' Studios

By Molly Sprayregen | Sep 24, 2019

They've become a global sensation — "paint and sip" studios where adults can spend evenings out learning to make art in a relaxed, BYOB setting. Thousands of franchises now exist to help us all unleash our inner creative.

Sackler Money Complicates Donation Policies for Museums

By Hillel Italie | Sep 18, 2019

Ask the CEO and president of the Metropolitan Museum of Art whether he's accepting money from the Sacklers, the billionaire dynasty notorious for its ties to the drug company Purdue Pharma, and the answer is somewhat complicated.

A New Look at Frank Lloyd Wright's Textiles and Home Goods

By Katherine Roth | Sep 17, 2019

A small but important exhibit at the Metropolitan Museum of Art explores a little-known facet of architect Frank Lloyd Wright's creations: his line of wallpapers, printed and woven textiles, and other home goods designed for the public.

Snctm Debuts Infamous Masquerade Party at Art Basel Miami Beach in December

Sep 13, 2019

Snctm introduces its first-ever Masquerade party in Miami, expanding the members-only erotic brand's reach during premier art exhibit festival Art Basel Miami Beach, December 6th.

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