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New York Botanical Garden Is Re-Creating Frida Kahlo’s Studio

The New York Botanical Garden is organizing a solo show of work by Frida Kahlo, focusing on her use of flora in her paintings, which will include a re-creation of her garden and studio at the Casa Azul in Mexico. … Read More


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Ugo Rondinone Joins Public Art Fund Board

The Swiss artist Ugo Rondinone, whose Pubic Art Fund-organized “Human Nature” show took over Rockefeller Center last year, has joined the board of the organization, it announced today. The release also said that Vin Cipolla, who has served as president of … Read More


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Art Basel Miami Beach 2014 Preview: Part 1

Art Basel Miami Beach arrives next week at the Miami Beach Convention Center, with more than 250 international galleries competing for the attention of collectors, curators, and critics from December 4 through December 7, with a special preview day for invited guests … Read More


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David Hammons and Richard Prince Are In the New Beyoncé Video

The last time Beyoncé appeared in these pages, it was because she had visited Kerry James Marshall’s stunning show at David Zwirner in London. Now, thank goodness, she is back. On Friday she released a new song, titled “7/11,” and the accompanying video, partially filmed … Read More


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What to Expect at Art Basel Miami Beach, Based on Out-of-Context Quotes From Party Invitations

The original Cali surf-skate-urban counterculture-art bad boys are exhibiting their work in a Part Fashion Store, Part Design Exhibit, Part Art Installation, Part Marketplace. Join us. There will be an eclectic array of musical performances and DJ sets–special guest DJ’s … Read More


Open Sesame: Art Events in New York
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5 Art Events to Attend in New York This Week

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Anri Sala Named Winner of $62,000 Vincent Award

Thirteen years after he won the Young Artist Prize at the Venice Biennale in 2001, Albanian video and installation artist Anri Sala won the 2014 Vincent Award on November 21. Given biennially by the Broere Foundation, the award honors a … Read More


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Retrospective: Celebrating the Cézanne Centenary

And other excerpts from our coverage 100, 75, 50, and 25 years ago Read More


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Morning Links: Francis Bacon Edition

The Harry Ransom Center at the University of Texas in Austin has acquired the archive of Gabriel García Márquez. [The New York Times] Kunstmuseum Bern agrees to acquire the highly controversial art collection of Cornelius Gurlitt. [The New York Times] … Read More


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Cézanne Painting Catalogue Raisonné Is Now Available Online

A quick suggestion this Saturday morning: head over to cezannecatalogue.com, register for an account, start taking a look around, and prepare to lose major hunks of time. The site, which just launched, contains a catalogue raisonné for Cézanne’s paintings, with … Read More


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Simon de Pury Will Curate at 3 Grafton Street in London

What’s up next for Simon de Pury, the former head of the auction house formerly known as Phillips de Pury and Co. and former host of that former Bravo show about art? Georgina Adam has the answer in her Financial … Read More


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Vice Picks Up Glenn O’Brien’s New ‘TV Party’

The Vice media network has picked up Glenn O’Brien’s new iteration of TV Party, O’Brien said in a phone call today. O’Brien described the partnership, which will distribute the three episodes that he’s already filmed on Vice’s YouTube channel, as … Read More


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John Welsey Is Next Up on the High Line Billboard

Some very good news: the great John Wesley will be the next artist to have a billboard along the High Line, at West 18th Street and 10th Avenue, as part of the High Line Art program. The billboard will be … Read More


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George Washington’s Thanksgiving Proclamation Is Available for $8.4 M.

Keno Auctions is selling a copy of the Thanksgiving Proclamation, signed by George Washington, for $8.4 million. The document, which is the only one of its kind in private hands (another Washington-signed copy has been in the collection of the … Read More