Betty Parsons may be better known for her gallery, which, in the 1950s, was responsible for showing the “Four Horsemen” of Abstract Expressionism (Jackson Pollock, Barnett Newman, Mark Rothko, and Clyfford Still), but before she ever opened that storied space, Parsons … Read More
In what seems like fitting news for this warm spring day in New York, Chelsea’s Alexander Gray Associates now represents the artist Polly Apfelbaum, whose previous representative in the city, Clifton Benevento, shuttered last year. “It’s been a dream of mine for many … Read More
Sergei Eisenstein was a cinematic visionary who, from his early prime in the 1920s, pioneered the use of montage and stirring Socialist Realism in epochal films such as Strike (1925) and Battleship Potemkin (1926). He was also, it turns out, the … Read More
The 15th edition of Art Basel Miami Beach opens Thursday, December 1, with VIP previews beginning today. The 2016 edition of the fair, which runs through Sunday, December 4, will bring 269 galleries from 29 countries to city. Part 2 of … Read More
The 28th edition of The Art Show, which is organized annually by the Art Dealers Association of America, opens to the public Wednesday, March 2, with previews on Tuesday, March 1, at the Park Avenue Armory in New York. The … Read More
In 1974, a monolithic, fire-red painting by Jack Whitten debuted in the Whitney’s lobby gallery. Whitten made the painting, titled Sorcerer’s Apprentice, by laying the canvas on the floor, dragging a squeegee across it to mix colors, and letting the … Read More
The Magazine ANTIQUES, our sister publication, invites you to join renowned interior decorator Thomas Jayne and Roc Nation recording artist Young Paris in conversation at the Winter Antiques Show on January 26th as they explore the theme "Tradition is Now: How the Art and Objects of the Past Shape the World Today." These two distinctive creative talents will discuss the sometimes surprising ways that antiques and cultural artifacts have influenced their lives and careers. Join us on January 26th at the Winter Antiques Show to explore the many ways that Tradition is Now.