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Insider’s Guide to the Deer-Hunting, Pig-Farming, Mushroom-Foraging Hickster Artists of the Catskills

Meet the creative personalities who have moved to Upstate New York to re-think, unlearn, shoot game, and make art out of it
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10 Painstakingly Crafted Data Portraits That Reveal Strange Details of People’s Lives

What’s in a data portrait? Artists look to selfies, tunafish sandwiches, relationship advice, and more for the answer Read More


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Futuristic, Freaky, and Fetishized, Machines Take Over in New Show at Petzel

Artist Walead Beshty previews the new show he curated for Petzel Gallery, featuring work by Francis Picabia, Christopher Williams, Lee Lozano, Dan Flavin, and more Read More


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How Iraqi Artists Are Finding a Path to the International Art World

From last year’s Venice Biennale to this summer’s New Museum show, more and more exhibitions are spotlighting contemporary art from Iraq Read More


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Photographer Transforms Crowds into Shadows and Black and White into Color

From St. Petersburg to Havana, Alexey Titarenko knows how to use his illusion Read More


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14 New Art-History Books to Change Your Mind

Duchamp’s dictionary, Picasso’s (other) muse, Lucy Lippard’s landscapes, and Hans Ulrich Obrist’s map quests are among the subjects of recent volumes that expand the story of art Read More


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When Modern Art Met Modern Warfare

This year, exhibitions across Britain join others around the globe to showcase the art of World War I and its effects on artists 100 years later Read More


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Facing the Blank Canvas: Artists’ Tips for Getting Started

Terror. Doubt. Anxiety. Artists offer their strategies for getting beyond the roadblocks and starting new work Read More


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Rainbow Sunsets and Breezy Glamour: 9 Seductive New Photo Books

From hand-colored picture postcards to Jack Nicholson at home, this summer’s best photo books mine the cool past and look to the future Read More


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Spencer Finch’s Art Makes Light Speak Volumes

From the 9/11 Memorial Museum to Monet’s garden, Spencer Finch records the atmospheric light and weather patterns of psychologically charged places and remakes those conditions using TV sets, fluorescent tubes, watercolor paints, and household fans Read More


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See 11 Heady Books Transformed into Ikebana Flower Displays

Camille Henrot channels Japanese zen gardens with an installation of floral odes to her favorite books Read More


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6 Sumptuous Gift Books to Splurge on This Summer

Stunning, silk-wrapped, and limited-edition volumes from Ai Weiwei, Maurizio Cattelan, and more Read More


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Artists’ Studios: The Dollhouse Version

Joe Fig’s miniature renderings of the work spaces of Ursula von Rydingsvard, Petah Coyne, Ellen Altfest, Tara Donovan, and Judy Pfaff are mesmerizing to behold Read More


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9 Awesome New Art Books for Kids

A summer reading list for budding artists and art historians Read More