From Basquiat to Damien Hirst: The Best and the Worst of the Art World
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Positively dotty! How Kusama helped the Hirshhorn to infinity and beyond.
Basquiat is our $100 million-dollar-man, after a record-breaking night at Sotheby’s Evening Sale; also, despite the withdrawal of Egon Schiele’s cover lot, the auction house still netted a solid Imp/Mod evening sale, and a tepid Modern Contemporary African Art sale in London.
Combining G.O.A.T.s, money, and rum, we’ve got nary a bad thing to say about Nari Ward.
France has a new cultural minister, appointed by newly elected Macron.
Advertising his new gallery in East Hampton, Joel Mesler is endearing in his new promo video.
Trump-ed up accusations by Time magazine: Don’t blame contemporary art for the follies of voters.
Its expensive to be creative. A survey from NYC’s Department of Cultural Affairs gives some troubling insight.
So apparently love isn’t blind—artnet News delves into the murky waters of nepotism in the art world.
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