Art World

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.
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.
Tate Britain Photo via: threestalbanslodg

Tate Halts Restitution Process of Looted Constable Painting

Lorena Muñoz-Alonso
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.

For Curator's Office, Jefferson Pinder Captures Ferguson as Dance

Blake Gopnik
THE DAILY PIC: Breakdancers act out what happens to people in hoodies.

Who Says the Lower End of the Art Market Is Suffering?

Colin Gleadell
Colin Gleadell finds much activity at London’s recent low-value auctions.

Art Law on Getting Your Consigned Art Back from a Bankrupt Gallery

Aaron R. Cahn
Don't get ripped off by unscrupulous art dealers.

Mika Rottenberg and Tara Donovan Headline Jupiter Artland's Outdoor Sculpture Season

Eileen Kinsella
The sculpture park, set on 100 acres in Edinburgh, has acquired some new works.

Forget Chelsea—The 15 Brooklyn Art Galleries You Need to Know Now

Christie Chu
See which art spaces are shaking things up in the kale chip–eating borough.

Home of Fire Island LGBTQ Artist Residency Destroyed in Freak Fire

Brian Boucher
What now for the world's first LGBTQ artist residency?

Italian Police Bust Art Smugglers and Seize $16 Million Picasso

Sarah Cascone
Authorities also recovered an $8.7 million ancient Roman statue.

The Art Money 20: Which Artists Have Performed Best at Auction Since 1995?

Eileen Kinsella and Jonathan Yee
Surprisingly, Picasso is not in first place. Find out who is.
Rirkrit Tiravanija, untitled (Eau de RRose of Damascus), 2015 Image courtesy of Sharjah Art Foundation Photo by Shanavas Jamaluddin

Eungie Joo's Cautious Sharjah Biennial Fails To Engage with Reality

Coline Milliard
A strong list of artists simply isn't enough.

The Michelin Man's Lesson: 25 years ago, Björk at MoMA Was Unthinkable

Blake Gopnik
THE DAILY PIC: MoMA was once so "high", even the best "low" was a threat.
The Cooper Union's Foundation Building, in New York's East Village.

Cooper Union Alumni and Students Strike Back at President's “State of Cooper Union" Report

Brian Boucher
They call the president's report "rife with bald-faced inaccuracies."

Wim Wenders, Sebastião Salgado, and the Backstory of How Salt of the Earth Was Made

Jordan Riefe
Salgado and Wenders illuminate how artists can begin to heal the Earth.
Gama, Manöver (Maneuver)

Must-See Art Guide: Beijing

Alissa Darsa
This week's guide includes Liu Wei, Gama, Aniwar Mamet, and more.

Basquiat and His Journals Unbound at the Brooklyn Museum

Cait Munro
Personal reflections from 'the mind of a master.'

Bjork's Art Proves to Be Better In Print Than In Person

David LaGaccia
Out this week, it's a beautiful book, let's get that out of the way.
Pablo Picasso Bust of a Woman>/i> (1953) Photo: © Succession Picasso / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2015 / Photo Avraham Hay
Peter Paul Rubens, Portrait of a Young Girl, possibly Clara Serena Rubens (circa 1620–23).

Jeffrey Deitch Claims Art World Persecution and Defends Klaus Biesenbach

Rozalia Jovanovic
"So with Klaus, it’s Björk; with me, it was James Franco."

Plains Indian Robe at the Metropolitan Museum of Art

Blake Gopnik
THE DAILY PIC: What happens once a robe leaves its Native American owner?