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The Crime Issue

An investigation into some of the more colorful art-related indiscretions in recent years, as well as a look at the aesthetics of crime and punishment Read More


Pictures at an Exhibition
Maurice Guibert, Toulouse-Lautrec peignant "Au Moulin Rouge, la danse", 1895, gelatin silver print. ©REPRODUCTION BIBIOTHÈQUE NATIONALE DE FRANCE, PARIS

‘In the Studio’ at Petit Palais, Selected by Mark Dion

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


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Ebony G. Patterson's ...they were just boys... (...when they grow up...) (2016). Patterson will be included in the Bienal de São Paulo, which opens in September.COURTESY THE ARTIST AND MONIQUE MELOCHE GALLERY

Here’s the Artist List for the Bienal de 2016 São Paulo

Today the organizers of the 32nd Bienal de São Paulo revealed the 81 artists they have invited to their show. Making the cut are Pierre Huyghe, Pope.L, and Pia Lindman—and those are just a few of the names starting with the letter P! The full list, which follows … Read More


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Anne Imhof, Deal, 2015. NADINE FRACZKOWSKI

Biennale de Montreal Announces Preliminary Artist List and Projects

The Biennale de Montreal announced its preliminary artist list today. As it stands now, there are 45 artists who are set to show work at the biennial, which opens on October 19 at the Musée d’Art Contemporain de Montréal. The … Read More


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Chirlane McCray and Dustin Yellin at the 2016 Village Fête.

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Tiki Bars, Tarot Readers, and Virtual Reality: At The Third Annual Village Fête at Pioneer Works

On Sunday evening, Pioneer Works rang in the first day of May with its third annual Village Fête. The guests were firmly divided into two camps: half had just returned from the opening of SFMOMA, while the other half were … Read More


Reviews
Hieronymus Bosch, The Hay Wain (open), ca. 1515, oil on panel. RIK KLEIN GOTINK AND ROBERT G. ERDMANN FOR THE BOSCH RESEARCH AND CONSERVATION PROJECT/MUSEO NACIONAL DEL PRADO, MADRID

A Passion for Hell: Hieronymus Bosch at Noordbrabants Museum, the Netherlands

Unlike such exhibitions as Edgar Degas at the Museum of Modern Art and van Gogh at the Art Institute of Chicago, which were assembled oceans away from the environments that nurtured the painters, the show devoted to Hieronymus Bosch at … Read More


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Bank Robber Aiming at Security Camera, Cleveland, Ohio, March 8, 1975, on view at the Metropolitan Museum of Art's exhibition "Crime Stories: Photography and Foul Play," on view until July 31.

Theft! Forgery! Murder!: Art History’s Greatest Crimes

From the earliest moments of recorded civilization there have been instances of art being the subject of violence, theft, and destruction. Art and crime will forever be linked, and this should come as no surprise—art is a powerful tool for … Read More


News Reviews
Ryan McNamara's performance Battleground, 2016, premiered last night at the Guggenheim. JACKLYN MEDUGA

A Fight at the Museum: Ryan McNamara Brings Battling Dance Troupes to the Guggenheim

Last night, Ryan McNamara staged a turf war at the Guggenheim. Three trios had an hour-long dance-off that took place in the museum’s basement, in a new performance called Battleground (2016), and the audience was left to pick the winner. … Read More


Frieze New York 2016 Market Previews
Alden Projects, New York  Eleanor Antin,  100 Boots Entering the Museum, n.d., lithograph on postcard.

Preview NADA 2016

The fifth edition of NADA New York, put on annually by the New Art Dealers Alliance, opens to the public on the evening of Thursday, May 5, with a preview earlier in the day. The fair, which returns to Pier … Read More


Pictures at an Exhibition
Jacques-Fabien Gautier Agoty, Woman seen from behind, dissected from the neck to sacrum, called "Anatomical Angel," in Essay on anatomy in printed tables, representing all natural muscles of the face, neck, head, tongue, and larynx, Paris, 1745, color engraved print. ©BNF, DIST. RMN-GRAND PALAIS, IMAGE BNF/MUSÉUM NATIONAL D’HISTOIRE NATURELLE, BIBLIOTHÈQUE CENTRALE, PARIS

‘Carambolages’ at Grand Palais, Selected by Mark Dion

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


News Reviews
Danny Fields, "Ramones in alley behind CBGB," 1977.COURTESY THE ARTIST

It’s Alive! The Ramones Prove Too Tough to Die at the Queens Museum

“Hey! Ho! Let’s Go: The Ramones and the Birth of Punk” is at the Queens Museum for a reason—all four of the original Ramones grew up in the same eight-or-ten-block patch of that borough. So to get in the mood … Read More


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Monica Bonvicini's Scale of Things (to come), 2010.

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Mitchell-Innes & Nash Now Represents Monica Bonvicini

Mitchell-Innes & Nash has announced representation of Monica Bonvicini. To coincide with Frieze Week, the gallery’s booth at the Frieze Art Fair will be displaying eight works by the Italian artist, including a neon light piece and drawings of leather … Read More


Morning Links
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Morning Links: Marisol Edition

Must-read stories from around the world Read More