Art World

At Gladstone, Gusmão & Paiva Offer A 'Cowfish' As A Surrealist Treat

Blake Gopnik
THE DAILY PIC: 16mm footage presents some poignant footage of a bizarre supper.

Artist Thomas Kvam Uses Facial Recognition Software To Track Alleged American War Criminals

Hili Perlson
They uploaded the gruesome image in exchange for porn.

ARCO's 34th Edition Consolidates the Madrid Fair's Position as a Top Destination for European and Latin American Art

Lorena Muñoz-Alonso
After a few years affected by the country's recession, brisk sales have returned.

VIDEO: Is the New Museum Triennial Part of the Problem or Part of the Solution?

Blake Gopnik and Christian Viveros-Fauné
Are these young artists saying anything novel?

Must-See Art Guide: New York

Alissa Darsa
This week's guide includes Louise Nevelson, Paul Cézanne, Sante D'Orazio, and more.

The Metropolitan Museum and Others Respond to ISIS Destruction of Assyrian Sculptures

Eileen Kinsella
"I don't want to be Iraqi anymore," said an archaeology professor.

The New Museum Triennial Offers a Dazzling and Dystopian Vision of the Future

Paddy Johnson
The show is governed by a hipster sci-fi aesthetic.

Banksy Heads to Gaza To Support the Palestinian Cause

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"If you like dancing you go on holiday to Ibiza, if you like walls you go to Palestine."
Sensation by Damien HirstPhoto: Courtesy The Line

Damien Hirst, Martin Creed, and Gary Hume Star in The Line, London's New Art Walk

Lorena Muñoz-Alonso
This major sculpture park didn't get one cent of public money.

El Greco, Rubens, and Why We Should Stop Re-Inventing Old Masters

Edward Lucie-Smith
Please leave Sarah Lucas out of this.

At Postmasters, Katarzyna Kozyra Catches Jesus on Video

Blake Gopnik
THE DAILY PIC: The Polish artist looks for the messiah, and often finds him.

Are Islam and Contemporary Art Incompatible? I Went to Saudi Arabia To Find Out

Benjamin Genocchio
Art in the Islamic kingdom has lived in the shadows and still does.

VIDEO: Life and Death Collide in Annina Roescheisen's Video Art

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The artist takes inspiration from the Middle Ages and the German Romantic period,

David Ebony's Top 10 New York Gallery Shows for February

David Ebony
These are the best contemporary art exhibitions currently on view in New York City.

Does Ex-Dealer Elda Oreto Fantasize About Killing Petra Cortright?

Maxwell Williams
"If @petcortright and I end up dead it was our ex gallerist who did it."

8,000 Books Burned by ISIS in Massive Iraqi Libricide

Henri Neuendorf
Some rare manuscripts could end up on the black market.

At Andrea Meislin, Maayan Strauss Plumbs the Depths of Duchamp's "Fountain"

Blake Gopnik
THE DAILY PIC: Seven sinks connect how we shop for our art and our kitchens.

Will Romania Lose Its Finest Brancusi, the €20 Million Wisdom of the Earth?

Hili Perlson
The Romanian government is yet to say whether it'll buy the masterpiece.
West Bank Wall Photo via: Imgkid

The Cultural Boycott of Israel Isn't Solidarity, It's Condescension

JJ Charlesworth
JJ Charlesworth is getting tired of knee-jerk activism.
Dean Levin.

Dean Levin Sues Robert Blumenthal for $200,000 Unpaid After Sold-Out Show

Brian Boucher
Why is paying artists such a problem for dealers?
Peter Lik's Maui home, listed at $19.8 million. Photo: via Zillow.

Photographer Peter Lik Lists Maui Home for $19.8 Million, More Than Twice What He Paid

Sarah Cascone
Peter Lik will throw in a few free photos if you buy his Maui beach house.

Claimants to $276 Million Guelph Treasure Once Gifted to Hitler Sue German State

Henri Neuendorf
For the Limbach Commission, the sale to a top Nazi official was consensual.

Versailles President Catherine Pégard on Anish Kapoor, Lee Ufan, and the Palace's Artists

Coline Milliard
What do they bring to France’s most prestigious monument?

At Miguel Abreu, Peter Hutton Gives a God's-eye View of Our Labors

Blake Gopnik
THE DAILY PIC: A three-screen video shows us hard work, the world over.

Theaster Gates to Present at United States Artists Assembly in Chicago

Cait Munro
This invite-only gathering is meant to spark interdisciplinary collaboration.