Lyles with a work by Aura Rosenberg.©Drex Drechsel,
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Tilton Gallery Hires Isaac Lyles as Director

Isaac Lyles, of Chelsea’s Derek Eller Gallery, is headed uptown to join Tilton Gallery as a director. “I’ve had three and a half great years as the associate director at Derek Eller Gallery and Tilton Gallery is the perfect next … Read More

MOCA North Miami.


MOCA North Miami Breaks With City, Will Move to Design District

The Miami Herald reports that the dispute between the city of North Miami and its Museum of Contemporary Art has finally come to a head. Museum staffers, among them interim director and chief curator Alex Gartenfeld, have moved out of … Read More


Norman Rockwell Museum Receives $500,000 From the George Lucas Family Foundation

The Norman Rockwell Museum announced in a press release Wednesday that the George Lucas Family Foundation has awarded the museum a two-year, $500,000 grant to bring new learning tools to the its educational programming. Located in Norman Rockwell’s final home of … Read More


Hayward’s Stephanie Rosenthal Named Director of 2016 Biennale of Sydney

The 2016 Biennale of Sydney has an artistic director! The woman taking up the job is Stephanie Rosenthal, the chief curator of London’s Hayward Gallery, the biennale announced today. “It is a true pleasure and honor to take on the role … Read More

Goodman artist John Baldessari. 


Morning Links: Expansion Edition

Here’s a new profile of Marian Goodman that includes a tour of her new London space. “‘So is it what you expected?’ he asks. Poker-faced, Goodman responds, ‘I didn’t know what I expected.’” [The Wall Street Journal] “The Centre Pompidou … Read More


Alden Pinnell: Powering Up the Dallas Art Scene

Founder of the Power Station, Alden Pinnell supports emerging artists and collects across the spectrum Read More

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Stella McCartney Collaborates With Petra Cortright

New York magazine’s The Cut reports that designer Stella McCartney has collaborated with Petra Cortright (described as “the Internet’s new favorite artist”) on a series of videos, the first of which was released today and is available below. Cortright models McCartney’s … Read More


Sarkis Will Represent Turkey at the 2015 Venice Biennale

The Turkish pavilion at next year’s Venice Biennale (May 9–November 22, 2015) will feature new work by Turkish-Armenian artist Sarkis Zabunyan, better known as Sarkis, reports Today’s Zaman. Exhibiting his interdisciplinary work since 1960, Sarkis has been shown in museums … Read More


New Museum Announces New Scholarship Programs

Today the New Museum‘s director, Lisa Phillips, announced three major new scholarship opportunities that aim to promote the study of contemporary art and culture. The first initiative, titled the Mellon Grant for Contemporary Scholarship in Contemporary Art, is a $500,000 fund that will … Read More

The paintings.

Luxembourg & Dayan Places a Whole Show in a Little Box

Instant-classic alert! The catalogue for Luxembourg & Dayan’s toothsome summer group show, “The Shaped Canvas, Revisited,” which closed last month, just landed in the office, and it is a beauty. It comes in an elegant square box, which opens to reveal … Read More

Tania Bruguera, Tatlin's Whisper #5, 2008COURTESY TATE

Morning Links: Tania Bruguera Edition

“Ram V. Sutar, 89, has already created more than 200 distinct statues, many of them massive. Now, he is a leading contender for the commission to produce the world’s largest statue: a 597-foot-tall rendering—which would be nearly twice as high … Read More

Andrea Dibelius with Wow (violett, #3), 2006, a fiberglass sculpture by Sylvie Fleury. ©ANNA BAUER

Andrea Dibelius: Eye for the Cutting Edge

With homes in London, Saint-Tropez, and Munich, Andrea Dibelius supports edgy art projects and start-ups of all kinds Read More

ASPEN ART MUSEUM Founders Dinner

Aspen Art Museum Inaugurates New Shigeru Ban-Designed Building

This past weekend, the Aspen Art Museum celebrated the completion of its new Shigeru Ban-designed home with its annual ArtCrush fundraiser. In the slide show below, Jori Finkel offers a tour through the museum—and the weekend’s festivities. —The Editors

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eBay Bidder Buys 4chan Screenshot, as Art, for $90,000

CNET reports that an eBay customer has bid $90,900 for a screenshot of a post on 4chan. Titled Artwork by Anonymous, the work features a user’s musings on the value of art. “Art used to be something to cherish,” they … Read More