artnet Asks: Street Artist Turned Illustrator Todd James

Lorraine Rubio

His work includes fantasy oil paintings of women warriors.

The first-known artwork by a Neanderthal is a hashtag. Photo: Stewart Finlayson, courtesy the Gibraltar Museum.
First Known Neanderthal Cave Art Is a Primitive Hashtag

Sarah Cascone

The 39,000-year-old engraving was found in Gorham's Cave in Gibraltar.

Paris’s Cat-Obsessed Street Artist M. Chat on Trial for Graffiti

Benjamin Sutton

Some powerful fans are rallying to his cause.

Raphael, Deposition, Pala Baglione (1507) Galleria Borghese, Rome Via: Wikimedia Commons
Priceless Raphael Falls Victim to Faulty AC

Coline Milliard

Problems continue to plague Rome’s Villa Borghese.

A Brief History of Animated GIF Art, Part Three

Paddy Johnson

How Tumblr changed everything.

A photograph taken in Brett Bailey’s controversial work Exhibit B (2014) Via: Islington Gazette
Barbican Responds to Fury Over “Racist” Work

artnet News

The London arts centre says Brett Bailey's performance is "a watershed work."

Visitors at the Wedgwood Museum Photo via: The Telegraph
£2.7 Million Needed to Save Wedgwood Collection

Alexander Forbes

It's set to be sold off at Christie's.

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.

As Rents Rise, Can Berlin Artists Still Afford a Place to Work?

Alexander Forbes

The city faces a severe shortage of affordable studio space.

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

artnet News

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.