Dubuffet: Inside Outsider Art

Blake Gopnik

THE DAILY PIC: An artist merges found objects and art by the insane and young.

artnet Asks: Chinese Artist Zhang Dali

Lorraine Rubio

The politically minded artist is inspired by "the reality of my life."

The Kiss of Judas, one of the panels in the Scrovegni Chapel Via: Wikimedia Commons
Giotto Chapel Damaged by Lightning

Coline Milliard

Padua city hall has been accused of covering up the incident.

Your Weekly Art Agenda: Editor’s Picks

Cait Munro

A celebration for Rachel Feinstein's Folly and other events for September 2-7.

Ryan Trecartin, Lizzie Fitch, Priority Innfield (2013) Courtesy the artist
The UK’s 25 Must-See Fall Exhibitions

Coline Milliard

From Rembrandt to Ryan Trecartin, the UK shows you just can't miss.

Koons Plays His Race Card

Blake Gopnik

THE DAILY PIC: Our critic sees politics in an appropriated ad.

Sean Scully Photo: Courtesy Museum Ludwig
artnet Asks: Sean Scully

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The painter's work is showing at the Ludwig Museum, Koblenz.

Top-Flight Ab-Ex Collection Anchors Stanford’s New Art District

Eileen Kinsella

Purpose-built museum houses 121 works from Harry and Mary Margaret Anderson.

Speed Read: The Top 10 Art News Stories for August 25–29

Benjamin Sutton

Sotheby's ups its guarantee game, Brits' gold lust pays off, and more.

artnet Asks: Anne Aarsland

Lorraine Rubio

The non-objective artist is now painting "everyday life".

Agnes and Karlheinz Essl Photo: Frank Garzarolli, © Sammlung Essl Privatstiftung, 2009
€160 Million Essl Collection Will Be Liquidated

Alexander Forbes

Sales will start in London this October.

Artist and Gallery Manager Dies at Burning Man

Sarah Cascone

A 29-year-old festival-goer died in a tragic bus accident.

Simon’s World. . . On Instagram

Simon de Pury

Snapshots from the life of Simon de Pury.

Artist’s Buried Treasure Attracts Gold-Mad Hordes (UPDATED)

Alexander Forbes

Michael Sailstorfer's installation promises to make you rich.

In ’68, Rauschenberg Predicts the Web

Blake Gopnik

THE DAILY PIC: At Sandra Gering, the artist watches as we drown in images.

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Artists Call on Bienal de São Paulo to Reject Israeli Funds (UPDATED)

Ben Davis

The majority of the show's participants signed an open letter.

Giant Sculpture of Designer Rick Owens Lands at Selfridges

Christie Chu

A former Madame Tussauds sculptor made the 25-foot-tall statue.

Miranda July Releases a Messaging App With a Message

Cait Munro

With "Somebody," your text messages could be delivered by anybody.

artnet Asks: Photographer Vibeke Tandberg

Lorraine Rubio

Cindy Sherman and Nan Goldin inspire her.

Must-See Art Guide: Montréal

Audrey Fair

This week's shows include Craig Hood, Jake and Dinos Chapman, and others.

Detail of Andres Serrano, Piss Christ (1987).Photo: Courtesy the artist, via Wikimedia Commons.
Christians Pissed About Piss Christ, Again

Alexander Forbes

Protesters want Andres Serrano's work removed from a show in Corsica.

Sotheby’s Bets Big on Market Boom, Boosting Auction Guarantees

Eileen Kinsella

The house takes an aggressive position, and assumes more risk.

Los Angeles Museum Hosts Hello Kitty Retrospective

Christie Chu

The beloved character turns 40 and gets some art world respect.

Tobias Rehberger in his Schirn Kunsthalle retrospective in Fall 2013 Photo: Alex Kraus via Die Welt
Nightclub Loses $4 Million Suit Over Trashed Tobias Rehberger Work

Alexander Forbes

Owners say the installation was destroyed without their permission.

Hidetomo Kimura,
Art Aquarium Is Tokyo’s Latest Craze

Sarah Cascone

Trendsetters drink and dance amid fish-filled sculptures.