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Morning Links: The D Train Edition

The D train subway line in Brooklyn between Sunset Park and Coney Island has one of the greatest concentrations of public art in the city. [The New York Times] A studio visit with artist Terry Winters. [The Wall Street Journal] … Read More


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Morning Links: State of the Art Edition

“Painting at Clark Art Museum deemed real Rembrandt” [The Boston Globe] “State of the Art” at the Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art “represents a serious effort to introduce contemporary art to a mainstream audience far from the rarefied galleries … Read More


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Morning Links: The Painter of Wall Street Edition

“Ripley’s Believe It or Not!” buys an ArtPrize contestant’s work. [Fox 17] A conversation with Philippe de Montebello about his new book. [The Courier-Journal] Here’s a profile of Ashley Longshore, Wall Street’s go-to painter. [New York Post] Bloomberg Philanthropies will … Read More


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Morning Links: Joni Mitchell Edition

The 2014 ArtPrize winners have been announced. [Artforum] Khairuddin Hori has been named deputy programming director at Paris’s Palais de Tokyo. [The Straits Times] The Hammer Museum honors Joni Mitchell at its gala, and The Wall Street Journal reports. [The … Read More


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Morning Links: Hello Kitty Edition

After a review of its finances, the L.A. Board of Supervisors has added $54 million to its arts and culture budget. [The Los Angeles Times via Artforum] “The sun never sets on William Kentridge.” (Lots of shows coming up by … Read More


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Preview Frieze London 2014

The big moment has almost arrived. The 12th edition of Frieze London opens to the general public on October 15 in Regent’s Park, and a day earlier for invited guests. Some 60,000 people will make their way through the big tent to view work … Read More


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Morning Links: Japanese Food Edition

The New York Police Department says it has arrested the legendary graffiti artist Cost. [Associated Press] “The Swiss museum to which the late Cornelius Gurlitt bequeathed his sizable collection on Wednesday said it plans to decide on Nov. 26 whether … Read More


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Consumer Reports: Joel Holmberg

Consumer Reports is a new recurring feature on the ARTnews website that profiles an artist’s consumption of any and all media throughout one work week. New York artist Joel Holmberg covers a lot of ground. Synthesizing mediums both modern (video, internet) … Read More


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Morning Links: October 8, 2014

Marina Abramovic to Lars von Trier: “Dear Mr Lars von Trier, I think you are the most disturbing director in this planet and this is why I’d really, really love to work with you.” Uh, Ok! [The Art Newspaper] Katya … Read More


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Morning Links: Emily Carr Edition

Tax court ruling says you’re still an artist even if you make little money from your work. [The New York Times] Artist Emily Carr’s first major solo exhibition in London will also include two loans from Damien Hirst’s personal collection, … Read More


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8 Art Events to Attend in New York City This Week

MONDAY, OCTOBER 6 Screening and Talk: An Evening With James Richards at MoMA These MoMA “Evening With…” events are always a great time—a little film, some smart discussion: just love it. This one is devoted to Turner Prize nominee James … Read More


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Retrospective: Artists Discuss What Constitutes Obscenity

And other excerpts from our coverage 100, 75, 50, and 25 years ago Read More


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Morning Links: Second City Edition

Fashion on Display: How Clothes Became a Top Draw at Museums [The Cut] Rembrandt late gem to be shown in UK for the first time. [The Guardian] “The New Museum’s store has installed a new interactive window display by artist … Read More


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Morning Links: Eisenhower Edition

Wayne Thiebaud and the Art of Longevity [Wall Street Journal] A 1,000 year old statue on display at the Toledo Museum of Art is being returned to the government of India. [Toledo Blade] Dodie Kazanjian has hired artists to make … Read More