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Hope Fades As Coast Guard Suspends Search For Son of Art Miami Founder

Eileen Kinsella

A Florida congressman urges the Coast Guard "keep searching."

Words of Advice For Artists From Jean Dubuffet, Advocate for Art Brut, on His Birthday

Lauren Palmer

Believe in magic.

Katy Perry,
Katy Perry's Bid to Buy LA Convent Has New Life

Sarah Cascone

There may be yet another chance to buy the Immaculate Heart of Mary Retreat House.

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.

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

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Sometimes artists say the silliest things.

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"?

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

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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."

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

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

7 Reasons to Celebrate Marcel Duchamp on His Birthday

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Duchamp was a prankster, a rabble-rouser, and an envelope pusher.

Art World Donations Pour In As US Navy Joins Search for Nick Korniloff's Son and Friend Missing at Sea

Eileen Kinsella

Boys' families take to social media with urgent pleas for help

Ingrid Sischy, Writer and Magazine Editor Dead at 63

Brian Boucher

She was a force to be reckoned with.

8 Curious Quotes from Alex Katz to Celebrate his Birthday

Lauren Palmer

The painter turns 88 today.

Jimmy DeSana Gives Suburban Sprawl a Sexy New Meaning

Cait Munro

A book of photographs will be released this fall.

Hanna Liden Brings Some Terrifyingly Large Bagels to New York

Cait Munro

Claes Oldenburg would be proud.

5 Things You Didn't Know About Ai Weiwei's Time in New York in the 1980s

Christie Chu

The artist was a blackjack guru who would be chauffeured to casinos.

New Gallery Fort Gansevoort Combines Art and BBQ in the Meatpacking District

Cait Munro

This gallery/shop/restaurant is about to be your new go-to spot.

The Surprising Secret Behind Michelangelo's Sistine Chapel Design

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Scientists weigh in on the Sistine Chapel's most famous fresco.

Music Industry Veteran Ed Steinberg On Cuban Art and Culture

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The owner of Cuban Fine Arts discusses his collaborations with Cuban artists.

Meet Liposuction Artist Ben Colibri Who Paints With Human Fat—Gross

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His collectors reportedly include Nicolas Sarkozy, Hugh Hefner, and Ivana Trump.

Collectors Alarmed As Gerhard Richter Disowns Early Works From West German Period

Henri Neuendorf

Should artists be allowed to influence their own catalogue?

London Mega Collectors Fatima and Eskander Maleki Settle with Dealer They Accused of Making "Secret Profits"

Henri Neuendorf

The Malekis say they treated Shariat "like a son."

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