After so many art fairs, we feel woozy. Just like this Garfield. [Imgur] “My guest tonight is an activist working to transform poor neighborhoods with art,” said Stephen Colbert, introducing last night’s talk show guest Theaster Gates. Show More Summary
The annual Armory Show has kicked off here in New York City, showcasing art from around the world, though perhaps still most widely known for its controversial—and very first—show, in 1913, when Marcel Duchamp displayed a repurposed urinal as art and the minds and morals of the art world collectively exploded. Read more...
The 16th iteration of the contemporary Armory Show is now open for business, and business is booming. But continuing a trend started last year, the sprawling art market features fewer exhibitors—205 galleries are pushing art this year, down from 228 in 2013. Show More Summary
Where to shop, dine, drink, hear live music—or, yes, even see more art—all within walking distance of the Whitney Museum of American Art.
"The Noah story belongs to all of us - every religion, every culture, every citizen of planet Earth. Now it is your turn: the story is yours to envision." At a gallery in SoHo on a cold March night in New York, Darren Aronofsky debuted...Show More Summary
Started by a retired master plumber, Barney Smith's Toilet Seat Art Museum is an ever-growing collection of artfully decorated bathroom castoffs that show off the more whimsical side of a notoriously dirty fixture. Covering every inch...Show More Summary
Beyonce is sexy in stripes while heading to the Arts Club for a night on the town on Thursday evening (March 6) in the Mayfair neighborhood of London, England. The 32-year-old entertainer was joined by her hubby Jay Z to celebrate the sixth of six shows on the Mrs. Carter Tour held at the O2 [...]
Could these two BE more in love?! After Beyoncé's Mrs. Carter Show World Tour at the O2 arena in Greenwich, she and Jay Z made a pitstop at the Arts Club in Mayfair late Thursday night and didn't leave until the wee hours of the morning! LOLz! We're kidding, they just stayed for a couple hours! The adorable [...]
City of Ink co-owners and visual artists Miya Bailey and Corey Davis premiered their first collaborative art show last month at Nelson Street Gallery. If you missed it, this mini-documentary filmed by Artemus Jenkins contextualizes their creativity and contrasting visions.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]
NYC's annual Art Fair Week kicks off today with the opening of Spring/Break, a "curator-driven show" at that old school (which is actually called Old School) on the corner of Prince and Mott Streets. [ more › ]
Every single day, artists make art based on films they love. It’s a little more rare for that art to influence the filmmaker it was originally about. In 2010, the San Francisco art gallery Spoke Art debuted an exhibit called Bad Dads, based on the films of Wes Anderson. Show More Summary
JG You can see Jennifer McNeely's dangerous sculpture at Vermillion. I sincerely regret having missed her show at LxWxH a few months ago. Watch out for this artist; when she has a show, go. See more recommended art shows right here. [ Comment on this story ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]
Date night! The coupled up Carters capped another successful “Mrs. Carter Show” concert at London’s 02 Arena with a night out on the town at the Arts Club in Mayfair. The couple were quite color coordinated, with both wearing mostly
Noah Horowitz, Executive Director of The Armory Show, inaugurated the 2014 edition of The Armory Show, New York?s leading fair for contemporary and modern art, hosting over 200 leading galleries from 29 countries. For the first timeShow More Summary
Artsy announces the launch of new technology designed to enhance the visitor experience at art fairs, including Artsy Columns (freestanding digital screens that map the fair and display up-to-the-minute data about popular artists, galleries, and works) and a personalized mobile iPhone guide for use onsite at the fair. Show More Summary
Beyonce and her hubby Jay Z hold hands while leaving the Arts Club on Wednesday (March 5) in London, England. The 32-year-old entertainer performed the fifth of six shows at the O2 Arena that evening. After tomorrow night’s final show at the arena, she will head to Ireland for four shows in Dublin. PHOTOS: Check [...]
Africanis Dog, Sneeuberg Pass, Murraysburg District, South Africaby Daniel Naudé, C-print, 2009 The Armory Show opens today in NYC. Artsy has it all online. I found a few lovely dogs, some fun Andy Warhol cats, and, I don't know if....
The second episode of NBC's "Hannibal" is almost here, and with that we've got an all new poster to show you guys that opens its mouth to madness! After you get done taking a look at the new art for "Hannibal"...Show More Summary
Last year there was much talk about what kind of desks and chairs dealers used at the Armory. This year, we note the use of floral arrangements at the ADAA mainly for its ubiquity. I took shots of the flower arrangements in just one aisle at the ADAA and came up with more than enough images for a slide show. I should have shot more.
Mercifully, this year’s ADAA far was absent of familiar pop art fair staples such as Roy Lichtenstein and James Rosenquist. Many dealers brought contemporary art to the fairs, with familiar names such as Dana Schutz, Jacob Kassay, and James Turrell filling the booths. Show More Summary