News

Morning Links: Michel Houellebecq Edition

Must-read stories from around the art world

Michel Houellebecq. COURTESY WIKIMEDIA COMMONS

Michel Houellebecq.

VIA WIKIMEDIA COMMONS

Here are 7 other incidents to rival yesterday’s story of the boy who accidentally punched a 350-year-old painting. [The Telegraph]

Artist Eliza Bennett is embroidering her own hand for a new series called A Woman’s Work Is Never Done. [Dazed Digital]

A mysterious Michel Houellebecq exhibition will take place in Palais de Tokyo. [The Art Newspaper]

Many of the winners of the 2015 Carnegie Medals of Philanthropy focus their efforts on the arts. [Artforum]

Art collectors are looking for liquidity as global equities take a major downturn. [Bloomberg]

L.A. is turning a historic Art Deco building into a condominium due to a housing shortage. [L.A. Times]

Andreas Schulze at Sprüth Magers in Berlin. [Contemporary Art Daily]

Copyright 2016, Art Media ARTNEWS, llc. 110 Greene Street, 2nd Fl., New York, N.Y. 10012. All rights reserved.


  • Issues