Madyson Middleton, an eight-year-old girl who was murdered at her home at the Tannery Arts Center, and the growing memorial set up in her honor. Photo: courtesy KSBW.
Eight-Year-Old Girl Found Murdered at West Coast Artist Colony

Sarah Cascone

There were roughly 50 children living at the colony.

The Real Meaning Behind the Merger of ARTnews and Art in America

Ben Davis

What's really happening here?

12 of The Most Awkward Things Artists Have Said to Art Critics

artnet News

Sometimes artists say the silliest things.

The Jack the Ripper Museum at Cable Street, LondonPhoto: Alamy Live News via The Guardian
Shock in London as Anticipated Women's History Museum Becomes Jack the Ripper Tourist Trap

Lorena Muñoz-Alonso

From celebrating women's achievements to glorifying misogyny and violence?

Ai Weiwei in his studio courtyard, Beijing, China.Photograph: Jonathan Browning/Rex Features via the Guardian.
British Government Shamefully Denies Ai Weiwei Business Visa

Henri Neuendorf

The official reason was that he failed to declare "criminal" history.

At Williams College, Charles Prendergast Is an Outsider Artist Who's a Total Insider

Blake Gopnik

THE DAILY PIC: As brother of sleek Maurice, well-trained Charles seemed self-taught.

Must-See Art Guide: Round Up of Summer Shows in Europe

Audrey Fair

This week's guide includes Andy Warhol, Wifredo Lam, Kazimir Malevich, and more.

María María Acha-Kutscher, Emma Sulkowicz, Carry That Weight, 2014–15, part of
What Are the Challenges for a Young Artist Riding a Wave of Early Success?

Sarah Cascone

Will Emma Sulkowicz be forever branded as the "Mattress Girl"?

VIDEO: Nancy Rubins Talks About Her Massive New Monochrome Sculpture in Austin

artnet News

It's the largest sculpture in the Landmarks collection.

The current covers of ArtNews and Art in America magazines.
ARTnews and Art in America Merge as Print Market Continues to Decline

Brian Boucher

The magazines have struggled financially despite new editorial leadership.

How to Break the Internet With Your Art

Amah-Rose Abrams

Try these at home.

Officials working to remove the fallen tree at the Kidspace Children's Museum in Pasadena. Photo: courtesy NBC Los Angeles.
Eight Children Injured By Falling Tree at Children's Museum

Sarah Cascone

The 75-year-old pine tree left two children in critical condition.

Celebrate With Us As Jenny Holzer Turns 65 Years Old Today

Lauren Palmer

The artist instructs and inspires as she illuminates.

Agnès Monplaisir. Photo: David Atlan.
VIDEO: A Day in The Life of a Parisian Art Dealer–Meet Agnès Monplaisir

artnet News

Join the dealer for a day running a Parisian gallery.

Jane Birkin Wants Her Name Removed from Beloved Hermès Croc Bag

Hili Perlson

Birkin herself owns only one "Bloody Birkin."

Seattle is home to a new art fair this month.Photo: Howard Ignatius, via Flickr.
7 Reasons Why the Seattle Art Fair Is Important for the Art World

Eileen Kinsella

Paul Allen, for one.

Top 10 Documentaries Every Art Lover Should Watch

Henri Neuendorf

Must see flicks for art aficionados.

At Mass MoCA, Jim Shaw Captures Art's Explosive Force

Blake Gopnik

THE DAILY PIC: Shaw gets to the heart of cartooning and animation – and art

6 Can't-Miss Art Events in New York This Week

Lauren Palmer

We've got your week covered.

Dr. Seuss, What Pet Should I Get?Photo: courtesy Random House Children's Books.
Long-Lost Dr. Seuss Book Tops Amazon Best Seller List

Sarah Cascone

The story follows a brother and sister in their search to adopt an animal.

Kanye WestPhoto via: XXL
Kanye West's Video With Steve McQueen Owes Much to John and Yoko's "Rape" Piece

Ben Davis

The video for "All Day/I Feel Like That" gets the art treatment at LACMA. So what…

See Exciting New Design Proposals for New York's Aging LaGuardia Airport

Cait Munro

Three firms will collaborate on all aspects of the airport's new design.

Michelle Poler face her fear of judgment. Photo: courtesy Michelle Poler.
Artist Wears Bikini in the New York Subway in 100 Day Performance Piece

Sarah Cascone

She also jumped out of a plane, and held a snake.

Why is Ding Yi One of China's Most Popular and Collectible Artists?

Sam Gaskin

His new show at Long Museum West Bund is his most ambitious and beautiful to date.

Greg Bogin, Happy Ending
artnet Asks: Abstract Artist Greg Bogin

artnet News

Bogin is inspired by his stormy childhood and love for long-distance cycling.