Andrew Getty with his father Gordon at J. Paul Getty's memorial service in 1976.
Oil and Art Fortune Heir Andrew Getty Found Dead in Home, Age 47

Sarah Cascone

Per one report, the death is being handled "under suspicious circumstances."

Charles Venable.
Indiana Art Museums Denounce Homophobic Religious Freedom Restoration Act

Brian Boucher

Will donors change their minds about gifts to Indiana museums?

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Penelope Curtis Leaves Tate Britain for Calouste Gulbenkian Museum after Highly Criticized 5-Year Tenure

Lorena Muñoz-Alonso

Did she succumb to the pressure?

Celebrate Dan Flavin's Birthday With 5 Major Exhibitions

Daria Daniel

He once took over a church in Milan.

At Matthew Marks, Tony Smith Channels Pollock

Blake Gopnik

THE DAILY PIC: In 1961, AbEx drips were still high-cred.

Museum owner Andy Jones said the show was
ISIS Beheadings Enter The "Crime Through Time" Museum Amid Controversy

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"We are a crime museum, what do you expect?" says owner.

artnet Asks: Nelson Saiers, Artist-Mathematician

Daria Daniel

Is he a New Age Kandinsky?

zhang xiaogang, bloodline big family no.3
Top 50 Most Expensive Chinese Artists of 2014 at Auction

Elizabeth Manus

Which artists of Chinese descent sold incredibly well throughout the year 2014?

Zannah Gilbert with Ela Melanie. Photo: Gabriela Bass, via the New York Post.
MoMA Fellow Zanna Gilbert Gives Birth in Backseat of an Uber

Maxwell Williams

“have you ever delivered a baby in the backseat of an @uber ? i have.”

Rage, Obsession, and Sexual Misadventure Dominate at Trenton Doyle Hancock's Studio Museum Survey

Ben Davis

In Hancock's alternative art universe, the biggest villains are "Vegans."

Christie's Fabergé Egg Thief To Be Sentenced Just Days After Easter

Cait Munro

The jewel-encrusted baubles remain at large.

FBI Solves Daring Isabella Stewart Gardner Heist After 25 Years—We Know Who Did It

Sarah Cascone

John Kerry previously helped free one of the criminals for murder.

Will Helmut Newton and Lee Friedlander Smash Records at Christie's, Sotheby's, and Phillips Photography Sales?

Eileen Kinsella

Alfred Stieglitz’s portrait of Georgia O’Keeffe is expected to fetch $600,000.

Designed by Renzo Piano, the six storied Academy Museum was greenlighted by the Academy's Board of Governors in October 2012. Image:
Oscars Museum Takes Off with Rare Prop From Stanley Kubrick Film 2001: A Space Odyssey

Hili Perlson

Could this truly be the world's best movie museum?

At the Flag Art Foundation, Marc Quinn Gets Kate Moss To Open Up

Blake Gopnik

THE DAILY PIC: A supermodel as symbol of the public's demands.

Correggio, Seated Prophet with a Book Facing Right (circa 1523)Photo: Courtesy Fondation Custodia
Discover Fondation Custodia, Paris's Secret Trove of Old Master Drawings

Lorena Muñoz-Alonso

Get up close and personal with Leonardo.

Celebrate Vincent van Gogh's Birthday with His Top 10 Paintings

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And read what Van Gogh had to say about drunken night prowlers.

Michael Rush, 1937-2015.Photo G.L. Kohuth, MSU.
Michael Rush, Director of Broad Art Museum and Former Rose Art Museum Director, Is Dead

Brian Boucher

Rush defended the Rose Art Museum against a sell-off attempt.

Go Inside the Italian Hideaway Where Cy Twombly Conceived His Masterpieces

Cait Munro

Thanks to a friend, Twombly discovered the picturesque town of Gaeta, Italy.

Artist Chloe Wise Remakes Chanel Bags Out of Bagels and Pancakes

Cait Munro

A Chanel bagel bag with schmeer? Don't mind if we do.

Don Miller with his collection, demonstrating how to use a paddle for a South American dugout canoe. Photo: Rob Goebel, courtesy the Indy Star.
Death of Real-Life Indiana Jones Tomb Raider Don Miller Leaves Massive Artifact Collection in Limbo

Sarah Cascone

Despite a dramatic seizure of the collection by the FBI, charges were never filed…

Jeppe Hein, Semicircular Mirror Labyrinth II (2013), installed at Ordrupgaard, Charlottenlund, Denmark. Photo: Anders Sune Berg, courtesy König Galerie, Berlin; 303 Gallery, New York; and Galleri Nicolai Wallner, Copenhagen.
New York's 10 Most Beautiful Public Art Shows for Spring

Sarah Cascone

Teresita Fernández, Rashid Johnson, and the Myth Makers usher in the spring season.

The 1 Must See Art Event In New York This Week: Meet the Creator of Naoshima Art Site

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Visionary but reclusive billionaire Soichiro Fukutake speaks at Japan Society.

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Tate Halts Restitution Process of Looted Constable Painting

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Nazi loot or Red Army loot?

Police Confiscate $16 Million Picasso From Framer Who Claims It Was A Gift

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He claims he didn't know he had a Picasso on his hands.