Kate Hoffman's 2014 poster of Matthew Marks's roster for Gallery Tally. COURTESY THE ARTIST AND GALLERY TALLY PROJECT

With ‘Gallery Tally Project,’ Micol Hebron Examines Gender Inequality in the Art Market

Last month, the artist Micol Hebron played an April Fools’ joke on her Facebook followers. She posted that Larry Gagosian, bluest of the blue-chip dealers, had emailed her to admit he had a “woman problem,” acknowledging that 86 percent of … Read More


Here Is the Line-Up for the Eighth Season of ‘Art In the Twenty-First Century,’ With New Host Claire Danes

Nonprofit Art21 has shared the line-up for the eighth season of its Peabody Award–winning television series, Art in the Twenty-First Century, which will air on PBS this September. The show’s four one-hour episodes, which in previous seasons were organized around different … Read More

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Morning Links: Terence Koh Edition

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Pictures at an Exhibition
Mauro Restiffe, Geometry, 2015, gelatin silver print. COURTESY THE ARTIST AND GALERIA FORTES VILAÇA

Mauro Restiffe at Galeria Fortes Vilaça, São Paulo

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Tillmans's work on view at Sonora 128.OMAR LUIS OLGUIN/SONORA 128

High Above Mexico City, a ‘One-Wall Gallery Without Doors’ Gets to Work

For the past few months, a rather mysterious photograph has adorned a billboard atop a building in Mexico City’s Condesa neighborhood. It shows, in front of a lush, green forest, an oddly spotlit cactus, which just might be floating, alongside … Read More

The Bronx Museum of the Arts. 


Bronx Museum of the Arts Plans Architectural Redesign

The Bronx Museum of the Arts has announced plans for an architectural upgrade that will result in more space for public programs and exhibitions. The project, which is a public-private partnership between the museum and the city of New York, … Read More

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Meridith Savona photographed at FBI headquarters in New York City on February 26, 2016. KATHERINE MCMAHON

Anything Can Break Bad: An FBI Special Agent Has Learned the Difference Between the Art World and the Mafia

With a gun in her holster and her mind in art history, FBI Special Agent Meridith Savona has been investigating art crimes for the FBI’s New York office major-crimes unit since 2010. She has seen her fair share of fraudsters … Read More


Bee Sculptures and Psychedelic Landscapes: A Day at Jack Shainman’s Upstate Venture, The School

“I feel so blessed to be able to do this each year,” said gallerist Jack Shainman this past Sunday, during a tour of the School, his 30,000-square-foot exhibition space inside a former high school in Kinderhook, New York. The scattering of … Read More

Cyril Duval (a.k.a. Item Idem) in his office, as part of Work In Progress. PAUL LEBOT

Office Space: Artists Take Over 19th Floor of Times Square Building for Three-Week Residency

Unlike most people living in New York, I enjoy the insanity of Times Square. I’ll take any chance I can get to go up there. Dipset reunion concert at B.B. King’s Blues Club & Grill? Sure. Mad Max in 3-D … Read More

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The cover of Caitlin Freeman's Modern Art Desserts, published in 2013. 


Morning Links: Cake Theft Edition

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Still from Puppies Puppies's TheRing. COURTESY BERLIN BIENNALE

Puppies Puppies Will Present a Different Video Every Day of the Berlin Biennale

This year’s DIS-curated Berlin Biennale, which has a terrific line-up, will run for a little more than three months, from June 4 through September 18, but if you cannot make it to the German capital during that stretch, you can, at least, take solace … Read More

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The Paddle8 offices.COURTESY PADDLE8

Paddle8 Sees High-Profile Layoffs and Departures as Company Shifts Gears After Merger With Auctionata

Online auction house Paddle8 has suffered a number of defections from its top ranks, while also laying off several employees, as the company adjusts to its merger with rival startup Auctionata, ARTnews has learned. In recent weeks over a dozen … Read More

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Alex Olson, Reply, 2015.

Altman Siegel Now Represents Alex Olson

San Francisco’s Altman Siegel gallery has announced it now reps Los Angeles–based artist Alex Olson. Olson is known for her abstract paintings, which juxtapose patterns, shapes, textures, and colors to create disjointed visual and linguistic symbols. Altman Siegel will hold … Read More

The largest Fancy Intense Blue Diamond offered at auction.COURTESY CHRISTIE'S

Diamond Intense, Fancy

I don’t believe in God or a soul or energy, but I do think that, every year, I lose a little something fundamental inside myself that I’ll never get back, some internal conviction that makes me more or less human … Read More