Tag Archives: Don and Mera Rubell

SP-Arte 2015 The 200 Top Collectors
The Rubells, at right.COURTESY ARTNEWS

‘Art Saved Our Marriage’: Mera and Don Rubell Toast 50 Years Together, in São Paulo

“We’ve been together for half a century, which is a miracle,” collector Mera Rubell said this morning in São Paulo, sitting with her husband Don in front of a crowd at the São Paulo Museum of Modern Art, where the … Read More


Carry a Big Shtick

For artists inspired by sketch comedy, off-the-wall characters who can say and do anything are a way to explore weighty political and social issues. Read More


How Far Is Too Far?

Contemporary artists have made work depicting graphic sexual acts, damaging property, injuring their own bodies, or paying others to alter theirs. But when does art cross the line from avant-garde to unacceptable?. Read More


Optical Delusions

In Tim Eitel’s monumental canvases, walls might be space, interiors could be exteriors, and the figures could be either real or imagined. Read More