Tag Archives: Featured


Memoir
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True Confessions of a Justified Art Dealer, Part Two: Forget It, Joel. It’s Chinatown.

This is the second part in a recurring column. You can read part one here. Giovanni Intra started China Art Objects in 1998 with Steve Hanson, who still runs the gallery, now in Culver City. The Los Angeles art world … Read More


Dispatches
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Connectivity Problems: Loris Gréaud Gives Details (Sort of) About His Show In Dallas

The French artist Loris Gréaud doesn’t like spoilers. In line with past exhibitions, details for his January 2015 museum-wide takeover of Dallas Contemporary were scant prior to opening. A few weeks back, the artist said in a phone interview from … Read More


Q&A
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‘I’m Less of a de Kooning and More Like Lichtenstein’: A Talk with Jonas Wood

Jonas Wood’s show at David Kordansky closes January 10. Later this month he will show with Shio Kusaka at Gagosian Hong Kong. He has a solo exhibition at Gagosian London next fall. Bill Powers: How did you get your start … Read More


Features
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The State of Hong Kong’s Art Scene

With the Occupy movement, ‘the entire city is a work of art, and everyone is an artist’ Read More


Open Sesame: Art Events in New York
A still from Bartana's Inferno, 2014.COURTESY THE ARTIST AND PETZEL

10 Art Events to Attend in New York This Week

Through January 11, 2015 Read More


Retrospective
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Matisse as ‘The Apostle of the Ugly,’ and ‘Good American Paintings Are Like the Stock Market’

And other excerpts from our coverage 100, 75, 50, and 25 years ago Read More


Dispatches
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Tomi Ungerer: Return of the Repressed

“I’m a mixed bag and a jack of all trades,” the artist Tomi Ungerer said during a telephone interview, laughing. “I’ve done over 150 books, I write as much as I draw, and I have my sculptures and my architectural … Read More


2014: The Year in Review
Partial installation view of Geoffrey Farmer's Let’s Make the Water Turn Black (2013–14), on view at the Pérez Art Museum Miami through March 1, 2015.PHOTO BY FRED DOTT, COURTESY THE ARTIST, CATRIONA JEFFRIES GALLERY, AND CASEY KAPLAN

2014: The Year in Review

The Most-Read Articles of 2014 A compendium of the most popular pieces published by ARTnews this year It’s Snowing Art Advisers Kenny Schachter’s best of 2014, and predictions for 2015 Eyegays, Ecstatic Painting, and a Glorious Mess Andrew Russeth on the … Read More


Reviews
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January 2015 Exhibition Reviews

Art criticism from around the world, published in this month’s print edition Read More


2014: The Year in Review Art of the City
The Bed-Stuy Love Affair RV, parked outside Tomorrow Gallery on New York's Lower East Side.

Eyegays, Ecstatic Painting, and a Glorious Mess: Andrew Russeth on the Year in, and Beyond, the Galleries

It is not an easy time to be making and showing art in New York. Rents—for apartments, for studios, and for galleries, in seemingly every neighborhood—are climbing fast, too many jobs are tenuous, and ultra-blue-chip dealers are expanding their often-deadening … Read More


Looking at Art
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Turner’s Perfect Storm

Lashed to the mast for four hours as the ship heaved and plunged, the artist experienced the violent sea Read More


Open Sesame: Art Events in New York
A still from Vincent and Theo, 1990.

5 Art Events to Attend in New York This Week

Through January 3, 2015 Read More


Retrospective
Henri Matisse, The Parakeet and the Mermaid, 1952, gouache on paper, cut and pasted, and charcoal on white paper. © 2014 SUCCESSION H. MATISSE/ARTISTS RIGHTS SOCIETY (ARS), NEW YORK. COURTESY MUSEUM OF MODERN ART

‘His Stock Will Be Sent Sky-Rocketing’: Read ARTnews’ 1931 Review of MoMA’s First Major Matisse Show

As the blockbuster “Henri Matisse: The Cut-Outs” moves into its final weeks at the Museum of Modern Art, we look back to the first time the museum held a major show of Matisse’s work. The retrospective, MoMA’s 13th exhibition, ran … Read More


2014: The Year in Review News
Installation view of Korakrit Arunanondchai, 2557 (Painting with history in a room filled with men with funny names 2), 2014, at Carlos Ishikawa.COURTESY THE ARTIST AND CARLOS ISHIKAWA

It’s Snowing Art Advisers: Kenny Schachter’s Best of 2014, and Predictions for 2015

Kenny Schachter is a London-based art dealer, curator, and writer. The opinions expressed here are his own. The Best of London in 2014 Let us put aside the oodles of money, the stupefying levels of celebrity worship and the trend … Read More