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Pictures at an Exhibition
Kader Attia, J'Accuse, 2016. AXEL SCHNEIDER, MMK/©2016 VG BILD-KUNST, BONN/COURTESY THE ARTIST AND GALERIE NAGEL DRAXLER

Kader Attia at MMK Museum für Moderne Kunst, Frankfurt, Selected by Mark Dion

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Morning Links: Infinity Rooms Edition

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Frieze New York 2016
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PSA: ARTnews Is Doing Some Stuff During Frieze Week

And by “some stuff,” we mean exactly two things. (In addition to our thorough and sometimes wacky reporting, which you can read here!) ARTnews contributing editor (and owner of Half Gallery) Bill Powers will be appearing in conversation with the … Read More


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Herb Alpert Foundation Names 2016 Award Winners, Including Simone Leigh

The Herb Alpert Foundation, created by the eponymous artist and trumpet player, has announced the 2016 winners of its annual Awards in the Arts, each of which carries a restricted $75,000 prize. Ishmael Houston-Jones won for dance, Cauleen Smith for film/video, … 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, Paris, Selected by Mark Dion

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Morning Links: Super 8 Edition

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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


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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


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

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Morning Links
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Morning Links: Marisol Edition

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Pictures at an Exhibition
Independent Order of Odd Fellows, Inner Guard Robe, The Ward-Stilson Company, New London, Ohio, 1875–1925, velvet, cotton, and metal. COURTESY AMERICAN FOLK ART MUSEUM

‘Mystery and Benevolence’ at American Folk Art Museum, Selected by Mark Dion

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Event Horizon: Art Happenings Around New York
Andy Warhol, Little Electric Chair, 1964, acrylic and silkscreen ink on canvas. ©2016 THE ANDY WARHOL FOUNDATION FOR THE VISUAL ARTS, INC. AND ARTISTS RIGHTS SOCIETY (ARS), NEW YORK/COURTESY VENUS NEW YORK

10 Art Events to Attend in New York City This Week

A guide to the next seven days Read More


Morning Links

Morning Links: ‘Warhol Uncanned’ Edition

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Pictures at an Exhibition
Sam Anderson, Night Song, 2016, jukebox and salt with sound loop, installation view. COURTESY CHAPTER NY AND ROWHOUSE PROJECT

Sam Anderson at Rowhouse Project, Baltimore

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