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Morning Links: Dismaland Edition

The late Congolese artist Kiripi Katembo, who died of malaria on August 5, will have a solo show of never-before-seen works at London’s 1:54 art fair  in October. [The Art Newspaper]Group show “Synecdoche” at Jessica Silverman Gallery in San Francisco. [Contemporary Art … Read More


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Two Banksy Murals Head to Auction with Combined Estimate of $1 M.

Two murals believed to be the work of street artist Banksy will be removed and auctioned in September with an estimated combined value of one million dollars, according to the BBC.I Remember When All This Was Trees was painted on the wall … Read More


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How To Sell A Banksy.


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Morning Links: How To Sell A Banksy Edition

An exceptionally thorough profile of Jerry Saltz. [Capital New York]The Kravises have purchased Jasper Johns’s Painted Bronze (1960) from the artist, and promised to donate it to the Museum of Modern Art. (In other news, MoMA just acquired its first … Read More


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The face that launched a thousand twerks — Miley Cyrus at the infamous 2013 VMAs.


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Morning Links: Twerking Edition

For his new “Producers” series, sculptor Xavier Veilhan convinced Daft Punk to unmask themselves so he could make 3D scans of them, which he then used to create wooden sculptures of the pair. Veilhan also has a double exhibition, “Music,” opening … Read More


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How Artists Across the Globe Are Saying ‘Yes’ to Picasso

A provocative exhibition at the Museu Picasso in Barcelona shows the ways that Banksy, Basquiat, Vik Muniz, Chéri Samba, and others have embraced the legacy of the modernist master Read More


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From Showroom to Studio: Artists Repurpose IKEA Products

Furniture becomes sculpture and bags become dresses as artists use IKEA items as raw material Read More


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The Joke’s on Us

Scholars are looking at the history of modernism through the history of its pranks Read More


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Provocations and Punishment

The rising fame of Voina, Russia’s art-actionist group, is paralleled by mounting legal difficulties. Read More


Features
Martha Cooper, photograph of Lion's Den by Lee Quiñones (LEE), Lower East Side, New York City, 1980, C-print, 16" x 24".

Art in the Streets

MOCA’s street-art show is the first draft of an untold history. Read More


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Beyond Graffiti

A new generation is making street art that is conceptual, abstract, and even sculptural in nature. Read More