Jeffrey Lewis & Los Bolts - June UK Tour and beyond
Put simply, if you're a fan of indie, punk and outsider art and haven't seen Jeffrey Lewis & Los Bolts live before then you're missing out. I caught them ...
posted: 2019-06-24 15:45 Link

BIG-Designed Contemporary Art Space to Open in Norway
“Our proposal for a new art museum acts like a second bridge in the .... of Angus Montgomery Arts; and the Swiss company and Art Basel parent, the ...
posted: 2019-06-24 12:45 Link

Tseng Kwong Chi, an “Ambiguous Ambassador” to Life in America
Andy Warhol was among the celebrities Tseng importuned at the Met, and there is something of Warhol's nineteen-sixties self-invention in Tseng's ...
posted: 2019-06-24 03:45 Link

Is Beijing the next art superpower?
China is now the world's second biggest art market, having overtaken the UK, according to a recently published report commissioned by Art Basel and ...
posted: 2019-06-23 07:45 Link

Art Collectors Get Picky at London Auctions
After a glut of shopping opportunities at New York auctions in May and at the Swiss fair Art Basel this month, jaded collectors are descending on ...
posted: 2019-06-23 06:45 Link

The Kaplan Twins Debut WONDER-LAND at the Mondrian Los Angeles
Both NYU Fine Art alums, the twins have shown their works at a variety of galleries in Los Angeles, performed a live piece during Art Basel Miami ...
posted: 2019-06-22 14:45 Link

Art Looks Better in Private Collections
In 2018, $67.4 billion of art was sold globally, according to the Art Basel and UBS Global Art Market Report, a 70% increase since 2009. That is ...
posted: 2019-06-21 11:45 Link

Merz/Laraaji/Ismaily: Dreams of Sleep and Wakes of Sound review – a profound sonic battle
The starting point for this transatlantic project was an idle thought from the British outsider artist Conrad Lambert, AKA Merz. He semi-seriously ...
posted: 2019-06-21 11:45 Link

Miami Beach Pop Festival Inaugural Lineup: Chance the Rapper, Kygo, the Raconteurs, and Others
Originally scheduled for the weekend after Art Basel 2018, the festival was pushed back a year while organizers sorted out logistics and built support ...
posted: 2019-06-20 07:45 Link

Morning Links: Pelicans Edition
In case you missed it, Holley wrote a very moving “Muses” column for ARTnews, with thoughts on Thornton Dial, the Gee's Bend Quilters, and more.
posted: 2019-06-19 16:45 Link

Toddler knocks over £45000 fly sculpture knocking off its wings at Swiss art show leaving the ...
A spokeswoman for Art Basel later said that while the fair is 'aware of the incident' it was 'informed by the gallery that the work was not damaged'.
posted: 2019-06-19 10:45 Link

Homespun: The Small Museum of Folk Art
It is also connected to Art Brut (“raw art”), a mid-20th century European avant-garde art movement lead by the French artist Jean Dubuffet that favored ...
posted: 2019-06-17 18:45 Link

New Spider-Man Far from Home Spot has a Little Dirty Joke in It
After Star-Lord talking about his ship looking like a Jackson Pollock painting with a blacklight, I guess this is the only other semen-based joke in the ...
posted: 2019-06-17 02:45 Link

Egyptian Artist Ibrahim Ahmed Speaks Out About His Censored Work At The Havana Biennial
In his curatorial essay 'The multiple constructions of the (im)possible', art critic and curator Nelson Herrera Ysla, co-founder of the Wifredo Lam ...
posted: 2019-06-16 22:45 Link

How artist Saba Innab is using collective memories to remap a broken city
This new work for Basel builds on a project produced for the Carnegie Museum of Art in Pittsburgh last year. Occupying the institution's historic ...
posted: 2019-06-16 18:45 Link

Night of the Living Deadpan
Jarmusch's movies have always been outsider art, and his protagonists have always been on the fringes. So it's not surprising that the most durable, ...
posted: 2019-06-14 14:45 Link

The Paulo Cunha e Silva Art Prize
... Paulo Cunha e Silva, doctor, art critic and curator, whose professional activity was always linked to theoretical reflection on contemporary art.
posted: 2019-06-13 22:45 Link

Your Guide to ShanghaiPRIDE 2019
Known as the hub of Warhol's creativity in art and film, this hothouse environment helped define the '80s. It's time to get your disco on and take a trip ...
posted: 2019-06-13 19:45 Link

Keith Haring review, Tate Liverpool: a vivid journey through Eighties New York
... hieroglyphic like brush-strokes, he feels not so much the heir to Warhol – a role he's often assigned – more the Jackson Pollock of the hip-hop era.
posted: 2019-06-13 19:45 Link

Instant art: McCord sharpens focus on humble but revolutionary Polaroid
The Polaroid Project celebrate's Edwin Land's invention and the work of artists Mapplethorpe, Warhol and others who embraced the technology.
posted: 2019-06-13 19:45 Link