Gentrifying Fishtanks, Indian Television, and ‘Dead’ Rappers: Ashok ‘Dapwell’ Kondabolu Presents ‘Yo Fight My Mans’ At Babycastles

Today marks the opening of “Yo Fight My Mans,” a multi-dimensional art and media event that for five weeks will take over the impossible-to-define Babycastles space near Manhattan’s Union Square. Ashok “Dapwell” Kondabolu, formally of the rap group Das Racist, … Read More

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Back to the Future: 50 Years of Video Art at the Broad Art Museum, MSU

October 17, 2015 to February 14, 2016 Read More

Market News

Hauser Wirth & Schimmel In L.A. Will Have Onsite Bookstore

ARTBOOK, a publisher with retail locations at MoMA PS1 in Queens, the Walker Art Center in Minneapolis, and the Swiss Institute in SoHo, will have a new space inside Hauser Wirth & Schimmel, which opens next month in Los Angeles.The gallery is … Read More

The cover art for Kanye West's new album, Life of Pablo. Artwork by Peter De Potter.


Morning Links: ‘The Life of Pablo’ Edition

KANYE WESTWatch Yeezy Season 3, which features a new Vanessa Beecroft performance. [Tidal]CHANGES Katie Hollander, who has been deputy head of Creative Time for eight years, has been named executive director. She replaces the public-art organization’s longtime leader, Anne Pasternak, who … Read More

2015 Art+Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-thon at The Museum of Modern Art, New York.


Art + Feminism Announces Third Wikipedia Edit-a-thon

Art + Feminism has announced that it will hold a third Wikipedia Edit-a-thon on March 5, following the enormous success of the event’s last two editions, in 2014 and 2015. Once again, the edit-a-thon will take place at the Museum … Read More

Pictures at an Exhibition
Julia Rommel, 'A Cheesecake With Your Name On It,' 2016, installation view. COURTESY THE ARTIST AND OVERDUIN & CO., LOS ANGELES

Julia Rommel at Overduin & Co., Selected by Joshua Abelow

Pictures at an Exhibition presents images of one notable show every weekday. This week’s shows are selected by Joshua Abelow Read More

Market News

Massimo De Carlo Will Open a Fourth Location, in Milan

Just under a month after announcing that it would open a third space, in Hong Kong, in March, Massimo De Carlo revealed plans today to open a fourth location, in Milan. The new gallery, slated to open in April, will … Read More


‘It’s About the Possibility of Carrying On’: Claudette Schreuders on Her Show at Jack Shainman

The identity of a white South African is fraught with questions of belonging, particularly as a new generation of the country’s previously disenfranchised black majority make their voices heard. For the past 15 years South African sculptor Claudette Schreuders has been grappling … Read More

Martha Diamond, Blue Wash, 2011–14, oil on panel, 12 x 10 inches. COURTESY ALEXANDRE GALLERY, NEW YORK

Martha Diamond at Alexandre Gallery

Through February 13 Read More


Morning Links: Fashionable Cindy Sherman Edition

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Artists consumer reports

Consumer Reports: Ann Craven

Ann Craven is an artist who lives and works in New York City. Craven recently held her first retrospective, “Time,” at Le Confort Moderne in Poitiers, France. Her most recent show, “Hello, Hello, Hello,” is up through March 5 at Maccarone … Read More

Pictures at an Exhibition
Julien Ceccaldi, 'King and Slave,' 2016, installation view.  JEFF MCLANE/COURTESY THE ARTIST AND JENNY'S, LOS ANGELES

‘Julien Ceccaldi: King and Slave’ at Jenny’s, Selected by Joshua Abelow

Pictures at an Exhibition presents images of one notable show every weekday. This week’s shows are selected by Joshua Abelow Read More

Viewer looking at a document in Disposition Matrix, 2016.


‘We Could Be Doing Something Differently Every Moment’: Laura Poitras on Her Whitney Show, ‘Astro Noise’

Laura Poitras became an overnight phenomenon with the release of Citizenfour, the 2014 documentary on NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden, which won her both an Oscar and a shared Pulitzer for Public Service with journalist and collaborator Glenn Greenwald. Following My Country, My … Read More

A recreation of van Gogh's bedroom, which is now available to rent on Airbnb for $10 per night. COURTESY ART INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO

Art Institute of Chicago Is Renting a Replica of Vincent van Gogh’s Bedroom for $10 Per Night on Airbnb

To promote its forthcoming show of Vincent van Gogh’s paintings and drawings of his bedroom, the Art Institute of Chicago is now renting a replica of the Post-Impressionist’s room on Airbnb. The cost: $10 a night.A blurb for the show, … Read More