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Women in the Art World

The June 2015 issue of ARTnews explores the position of women in the arts today by looking at current statistics, asking artists of several generations to respond to those figures, and analyzing the stereotypes that women encounter in the art world Read More

Pictures at an Exhibition
Alpin Arda Bağcık, Zuklopentixol, 2015, Oil on canvas. COURTESY GALERI ZILBERMAN

‘Alpin Arda Bagcık: Ambivalence’ at Galeri Zilberman

Pictures at an Exhibition presents images of one notable show every weekday.Today’s show: “Alpin Arda Bağcık: Ambivalence” is currently on view at Galeri Zilberman in Istanbul. It is Bağcık’s first solo exhibition and explores the notion of reality that photography presents. All the works were executed … Read More


‘Salt Is Ever More Important’: Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev on Her Plans for ‘The Most Dispersed Istanbul Biennial in History’

‘You’re going to get to know the Bosphorus really well, and not only that—the islands.’ Read More

Koons Watch 2015
Jeff Koons. 


Jeff Koons Will Move Studio to Hell’s Kitchen

The Real Deal reports that Jeff Koons’s studio will be relocating to 620 West 52nd Street. The move to Hell’s Kitchen follows November’s news that Koons’s studio would be evicted from its current Chelsea address, at 601 West 29th Street, … Read More

Salvation Mountain.


Morning Links: Salvation Mountain Edition

Studio Museum in Harlem is opening a solo Stanley Whitney show in July. [The New York Times]A second 20-square foot Mmuseum will open in TriBeCa, displaying the closet of Sara Berman. [The New York Times]New York architectural historians and husband … Read More

James Richards’ Radio at Night, 2015. Moving Image Commission by the Walker Art Center.


Walker Art Center Renames Film/Video Department, Announces New Initiatives

Minneapolis’s Walker Art Center has rechristened its Film/Video department as the Moving Image department. The change goes into effect next month, and is accompanies by two related initiatives—the Walker Moving Image Commissions, a series of six artist commissions that will debut online, and the … Read More

News The Talent

Minneapolis Institute of Arts Curator David E. Little Will Head Amherst’s Mead Art Museum

Amherst College’s Mead Art Museum has a new director and chief curator, David E. Little, who is currently the curator and head of the department of photography and new media at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts. The museum, which is … Read More

Pictures at an Exhibition
Juliet Jacobson, Mirror from Fort Greene (Drawing #11), 2015, graphite and colored pencil on paper.COURTESY TWO RAMS.

‘Juliet Jacobson: There Is Nothing Perfectly Beautiful Except the Invisible’ at Two Rams

Pictures at an Exhibition presents images of one notable show every weekday.Today’s show: “Juliet Jacobson: There Is Nothing Perfectly Beautiful Except the Invisible” is currently on view at Two Rams in New York until June 8. The show features a selection of the artist’s works created with … Read More

Artists News
Cover of Lydia Lunch's Queen of Siam album.

‘Don’t Blame Me for Courtney Love’: Lydia Lunch On No Wave, Brian Eno, Rent Strikes, and Legacy

Lydia Lunch is, according to Lydia Lunch, in turns, a “positive nihilist,” a “conceptualist,” a “journalist,” and a “55-year-old terror infant,” among other things. She’s also the de facto spokesperson for No Wave—the aggressive music and cinema that briefly sprung … Read More

The Other Room's opening show includes a new commission by Marianne Vitale, Joint Fence (for Jasper), 2015.


Morning Links: The Other Room Edition

Shia LeBeouf made video art with Central Saint Martins fine arts students. [The Guardian]Jutta Koether’s “Fortune” at Bortolami. [Contemporary Art Daily]In the largest police raid in China’s history, police arrested 175 people for looting ancient artifacts in the Liaoning province … Read More

Installation view of 'Park McArthur: Ramps' at Essex Street.COURTESY ESSEX STREET

Artadia Awards Grants to All 10 New York Finalists

For its first round of artist grants in New York, the nonprofit organization Artadia announced that it is giving prizes to all 10 of its finalists. This is also the first time they’ve given all of their finalists grants.Park McArthur … Read More

Market News

Here’s The 2015 Expo Chicago Exhibitor List

Expo Chicago is returning for its fourth edition this year, running from September 17 to 20 at Navy Pier’s Festival Hall. The contemporary and modern art fair will feature 140 leading international galleries from 15 countries and 40 cities, a … Read More

Doe Deere's Instagram post.

$90 vs. $90,000: SuicideGirls Are Selling Their Richard Prince-Appropriated Instagram Photos

It was only a matter of time before Richard Prince mined Instagram, a free and open source of everyone’s personal images, for material.First presented at the Gagosian in New York last September, Prince’s blown-up screenshots of Instagram photos—to which he has … Read More

Pictures at an Exhibition
Gian Lorenzo Bernini, Portrait of Agostino Mascardi, black, red, and white chalk on paper. ©BEAUX-ARTS DE PARIS/T. OLLIVIER/J.-M. LAPELERIE

‘Portraits From the École des Beaux-Arts Paris’ at The Drawing Center

Pictures at an Exhibition presents images of one notable show every weekday.Today’s show: “Portraits from the École des Beaux-Arts Paris” is currently on view at The Drawing Center in New York until June 28. Forty works have been chosen from the … Read More