Graphics Market

How Are Art Fairs Doing This Year?

A look at attendance and exhibitor numbers Read More

Pictures at an Exhibition

‘Miriam Böhm: At On’ at Ratio 3, San Francisco

Pictures at an Exhibition presents images of one notable show every weekday. Today’s show: “Miriam Böhm:At On” is currently on view at Ratio 3 in San Francisco until April 25, and displays the artist’s first set of sculptural works as well as new photographic … Read More

David Wojnarowicz, Arthur Rimbaud in New York (times square), 1978-79, gelatin-silver print. ©THE ESTATE OF DAVID WOJNAROWICZ/COURTESY P.P.O.W. GALLERY

‘He Would Rage On’: Aperture Reissues David Wojnarowicz’s ‘Brush Fires in the Social Landscape’

In Brush Fires in the Social Landscape, the book of David Wojnarowicz’s photo-based work that was published posthumously in 1994, cameras are passed from artist to artist, artist to critic, critic to librarian. They move between people like AIDS, the disease which … Read More

Still from the Theresa Duncan game Chop Suey.

Rhizome Makes Pioneering ’90s Theresa Duncan Games Available Online

Starting today, a trio of interactive games created in the mid-’90s by the late American video game designer, blogger, filmmaker, and critic Theresa Duncan are available to play online via the digital arts organization Rhizome. Spearheaded by Rhizome archivist Dragan … Read More

Sally Mann's photo "White Skates" (1990).


‘I Was Blinded By The Controversy’: Sally Mann Publishes An Excerpt From Her Forthcoming Memoir

The New York Times Magazine published an excerpt from photographer Sally Mann’s forthcoming memoir, “Hold Still: A Memoir With Photographs,” which will be out in May. Mann is best known—or is most infamous—for her third collection, “Immediate Family,” which first … Read More

Market News

Gagosian No Longer Represents Rauschenberg Foundation

The Robert Rauschenberg Foundation is leaving Gagosian Gallery, which has represented the late artist’s work since a little after his death in 2008. The New York Times reports that the foundation will now be overseen by three galleries, spread out across the … Read More

price check
Thomas Nozkowski's 22" x 28" Untitled 9-42 (2014). 


Price Check: Nozkowski at Pace, Haring at Skarstedt, Gupta at Hauser & Wirth

Price Check is a weekly column that looks into the price of works currently on view at commercial galleries. Have they sold? For how much? Are either or both of these answers shocking compared to the amount the works sold … Read More


Morning Links: ‘Random Darknet Shopper’ Edition

Curator of the yet-to-open West Kowloon museum M+, Tobias Berger, who has worked there for the past four years, will leave in May to become head of the cultural center in Hong Kong’s Central Police Station (CPS). [The Art Newspaper] Democrats introduced two … Read More

Alex Bag, still from "Untitled (Fall '95)."COURTESY TEAM GALLERY

Alex Bag Is Holding Open Auditions for an ‘Infinite Jest’-Inspired ‘Sitcom’

Artist Alex Bag is looking for performers for her new project, according to an e-mail from Team Gallery, which represents the artist in New York. The gallery describes the new work as “a scripted sitcom-style show centering around four archetypal … Read More

Chris Ofili, No Woman, No Cry, 1998.TATE COLLECTION

Chris Ofili, Björk Included on Time’s 2015 Most Influential list

Earlier today, Time released their annual 100 Most Influential People list, including both the painter Chris Ofili and Björk as art-world representatives within the hundred. Ofili (in the “artists” category) is called a “visionary painter” by the Ghanaian-British architect David Adjaye, … Read More

Artists consumer reports
Edward Shenk.

Consumer Reports: Edward Shenk

Edward Shenk is a New York-based artist from Lancaster, Pennsylvania, working in a variety of media including digital print, sculpture, video, poetry, and publishing. He recently staged an exhibition of “King Of The Hill fan gaze removals” (also a book) … Read More

Pictures at an Exhibition
Los Carpinteros, Tomatoes, 2013, real tomatoes and watercolor splash, porcelain.  JASON WYCHE/©LOS CARPINTEROS/COURTESY SEAN KELLY GALLERY, NEW YORK AND IVORYPRESS, MADRID

Los Carpinteros at Parasol Unit, London

Pictures at an Exhibition presents images of one notable show every weekday. Today’s show: “Los Carpinteros” is currently on view at Parasol Unit in London until May 24. This is the titular Cuban collective’s first major show in a public London institution and … Read More

Artists Dispatches
John Giorno, Space Forgets You, 2015 (left), and Prefer Crying in a Limo to Laughing on a Bus, 2015 (right). COURTESY THE ARTIST AND ELIZABETH DEE GALLERY

Rising from the Bunker: The World Catches Up With John Giorno

On the morning of the last day of winter, the artist and poet John Giorno buzzed open the gate on the ground floor of the hulking Bowery building that he has called home for 49 of his 78 years and … Read More

Christie's offices at 20 Rockefeller Plaza in New York.


Morning Links: ‘The Art of More’ Edition

Archaeologists in Florida filed a legal case against the US Department of Transportation regarding a high-speed rail project they say will threaten prehistoric sites of cultural importance: the Old Vero Man site, where human remains dating more than 13,000 years ago … Read More