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7 Facts That Will Change the Way You See Yoko Ono

Christie Chu

You may think you know a lot about the artist.

Glitter party poppers unleashed at Duke Riley's table at the Brooklyn Artists Ball. Photo: Liz Ligon, courtesy the Brooklyn Museum.
Duke Riley, Olek, and FAILE Dream Up Glitter Explosions and Yarn Bombs at the Brooklyn Artists Ball

Sarah Cascone

Guests celebrated retiring director Arnold Lehman.

Monir Farmanfarmaian Talks Intimately With Frank Stella About Her Guggenheim Museum Show

Daria Daniel

In 1952, the Iranian artist attended Woodstock.

Sam Simon at his home. Photo: courtesy Associated Press.
Roy Lichtenstein Work Nabbed in $400,000 Art Heist at Simpsons Co-Creator's Foundation

Sarah Cascone

Two paintings disappeared earlier this month.

11 Art World Rules Decoded for 20-Something Newbies

Cait Munro

Allow us to guide you through the social minefield known as the art world.

Flyers in support of the Feminist Five.
The Feminist Five, China's Pussy Riot, Released from Jail

Brian Boucher

Their lawyer says they're still under investigation.

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Robert De Niro, Mary Kate Olsen, and Brooke Shields Rub Elbows With Art Elite at Tribeca Ball

Cait Munro

Savvy collectors know this is the place to snap up talented young artists.

Günter Grass, German Novelist, Artist, and Nobel Prize Winner, Dead at 87

Cait Munro

Drawing was like therapy, helping him to recover from writing.

Auction House Spotlight: Litchfield County Auctions

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Nicholas thorn talks auctions and finding treasures in unlikely places.

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artnet Asks: Marilyn Minter Calls Herself a Photo-Replacer

Daria Daniel

The pleasures of slow-motion video and why photography endures.

Bjarne Melgaard Photo © Bjørn Opsahl Via Leica.no
artnet Asks: Serial Provocateur Bjarne Melgaard

Hili Perlson

The Norwegian artist speaks out following the child abuse controversy.

Dodie and Tad Had Their First Date at Andy Warhol's Funeral, and Other Stories From the New Museum Gala

Cait Munro

You'll never guess what Warhol said to Tomkins during an interview.

Simon Denny Insists Art Is a Place Where People Want Substance and Depth

Christie Chu

For his first US museum show, the artist turned MoMA PS1 into a tech conference.

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Glenn Lowry Admits to Wall Street Journal That Björk Show Failed

Sarah Cascone

Will MoMA really learn from its Björk mistake?

Anish KapoorPhoto via: BBC
Anish Kapoor Calls Aggressive Immigration Policies "Ridiculous" and Says Art Could Solve Global Warming

Lorena Muñoz-Alonso

Britain's national treasure speaks out, again.

Neil MacGregor Courtesy: The British Museum
British Museum Director Neil MacGregor To Step Down at the End of the Year

Hili Perlson

What's the problem with London's leading art institutions?

Jennifer Wen Ma's Dystopian Opera To Debut at Spoleto Festival

Christie Chu

The artist is best known for her work on the 2008 Beijing Olympics.

Guerrilla Edward Snowden statue in Brooklyn's Fort Greene Park. Photo: Aymann Ismail, courtesy Animal New york
Guerrilla Artists Celebrate Whistle-Blowers with Edward Snowden Statue

Sarah Cascone

A bust of Snowden snuck into a Brooklyn war memorial.

Malaysian cartoonist Zunar drew this in response to charges of sedition filed against him.
Malaysian Cartoonist Zunar Charged with Sedition

Sarah Cascone

The satirical cartoons mocked the country's judicial system.

10 Los Angeles Art Power Couples You Need To Know

Susan Michals

Here are some of the top players on the scene.

Andrew Getty.
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."

It Feels Good To Be A Gangster at the Art Production Fund Annual Gala

Cait Munro

Liv Tyler showed up to the gangster-themed gala.

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.

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…

Death at Larry Gagosian's New York Mansion Sparks Investigation

Cait Munro

The deceased worker was helping to complete a $70 million, four-year redesign.

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