Peregrine Honig's sign for 21c Museum Hotels. COURTESY 21C MUSEUM HOTELS

Art-Focused 21c Museum Hotels Releases Statement About North Carolina Law Restricting LGBTQ Rights

21c Museum Hotels, the art-centric North Carolina–based chain, spoke out today against House Bill 2, a law that requires North Carolinians to use bathrooms that correspond to their “biological sex.” And they’re not the only people in the art world to … Read More

Adam McEwen, IBM Blue Gene 1 and IBM Blue Gene 2, both 2016.COURTESY THE ARTIST AND PETZEL, NEW YORK

Castles in the Sky: Adam McEwen on ‘Harvest,’ His Show at Petzel Gallery

For the past few years I have had a poster in my living room of Kate Moss’s New York Times obituary. It begins, “Kate Moss, the model who died aged 33, was the most celebrated and iconic beauty of her … Read More


Britain Receives Lucian Freud Self-Portrait In Lieu Of Inheritance Tax

The Guardian reports today that “an intense” and never-before-seen self-portrait by Lucian Freud is set to be shown at London’s National Portrait Gallery, the artist’s estate having bequeathed it to the nation in place of inheritance tax. The portrait, which … Read More

Pictures at an Exhibition
Installation view of Richard Prince's 2016 solo exhibition at Sadie Coles HQ, London. ©RICHARD PRINCE/COURTESY SADIE COLES HQ, LONDON

Richard Prince at Sadie Coles HQ, London

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Morning Links: Prince Edition

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Installation view of "Mathieu Malouf: Toilet," 2016, at Jenny’s. COURTESY THE ARTIST AND JENNY’S, LOS ANGELES

Mathieu Malouf at Jenny’s, Los Angeles

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David Geffen.


David Geffen Donates $100 M. to MoMA

The Museum of Modern Art announced today that philanthropist David Geffen has presented the museum with a $100 million gift for the purpose of its upcoming renovation and expansion. It comes just four months after hedge-fund honcho Kenneth C. Griffin gave $40 … Read More

Adam Yokell beside . Photo: Kris Graves

A Homecoming: Adam Yokell on his approach to ‘Hometown,’ his new upstart gallery

On a recent afternoon in Bushwick, Brooklyn, Adam Yokell, former lead counsel for the online art resource platform Artsy, walked me around his newly established gallery, Hometown. This being the space’s first exhibition—an “open concept show,” Yokell said—much of Yokell’s sensibility … Read More

One of William Wegman's postcard paintings, on view at Sperone Westwater.COURTESY SPERONE WESTWATER

‘The Dog Really Confused Things’: Another Side of William Wegman

William Wegman bought his first dog in California after responding to an ad in a Long Beach, California newspaper that said, “Weimaraners $35.” He called the new pet Man Ray. Wegman had trained as a painter, but as a graduate … Read More

Cecil Taylor performing at the Whitney Museum on April 14. ©PAULA COURT

Cecil Taylor Will Play a Second Concert at the Whitney

The surprises just keep coming.Last Thursday night, the free jazz legend Cecil Taylor was scheduled to play a rare set, with percussionist Tony Oxley and dancer Min Tanaka, in New York at the Whitney Museum, which is hosting a show … Read More

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A scene from Pierre Bismuth's Where is Rocky II?.COURTESY ART BASEL

Art Basel Announces Film Program Featuring Jonas Mekas and Pierre Bismuth

It was in the cold of early February when we received word about the slate of galleries participating in Art Basel in Basel, Switzerland. Now that we’re closer to that ever-important fair, there’s another Art Basel programming announcement. This time, it’s … Read More

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Installation view of "8 Femmes," 2016, at Office Baroque, Brussels. ©2016 SVEN LAURENT

‘8 Femmes’ at Office Baroque, Brussels

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Installation view of "Mariah Garnett: Other & Father," 2016, at Ltd, Los Angeles. JEFF MCLANE/COURTESY MARIAH GARNETT AND LTD LOS ANGELES

Mariah Garnett at Ltd Los Angeles

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