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Pictures at an Exhibition
Jesper List Thomsen, The boys the girls and the political, 2014. COURTESY THE ARTIST

‘The Boys the Girls and the Political’ at Lisson Gallery

Pictures at an Exhibition presents images of one notable show every weekday.Today’s show: “The Boys the girls and the political” is currently on view at Lisson Gallery in London until September 5. The group exhibition features work from ten international artists … Read More

Art of the City
Carmen Herrera in her New York studio.JASON SCHMIDT/COURTESY LISSON GALLERY

‘Don’t Be Intimidated About Anything’: Carmen Herrera at 100

One afternoon in late April, the artist Carmen Herrera was sitting in her apartment and studio a few blocks north of Union Square recalling the frequent visits she would make to the Whitney Museum of Art some 70 years ago, … Read More

Pictures at an Exhibition
Sergio Camargo, 2015, installation view. COURTESY LISSON GALLERY

‘Sergio Camargo: Mármore’ at Lisson Gallery

Pictures at an Exhibition presents images of one notable show every weekday.Today’s show: “Sergio Camargo: Mármore” is currently on view at Lisson Gallery in London through July 4. This is the late Brazilian sculptor’s first solo show in London in over 30 … Read More

Artists Profiles

Of Flies and Homemade Bombs: Yoko Ono’s Art World

One recent afternoon, I was sitting in a room in Yoko Ono’s apartment in the Dakota building on the Upper West Side of Manhattan, waiting for her to arrive. The apartment was dark, but this room was entirely white—white carpets, … Read More

Artists News The Talent

Lisson Gallery Will Represent Broomberg & Chanarin

It’s a big week for artist moves! Yesterday Paul Kasmin signed Laylah Ali, this morning Petzel took on Adam McEwen, and now Lisson Gallery, which has spaces in London, Milan, Singapore, and New York (its space under the High Line in … Read More

Expo Chicago 2014 Market News

Preview the 2014 Expo Chicago Art Fair

The art season has barely begun, but fairs are already getting ready to open up, hoping to lure dealers and collectors from far-flung cities to make business happen in convention halls and tents. The very first major fair out of … Read More

Shirazeh Houshiary. “I don’t want to fit into any category,” she says. “I want to be an individual.”

Shirazeh Houshiary: ‘Like the Dark Senses Being Revealed’

Mystical and metaphysical, Shirazeh Houshiary’s sculptures, paintings, and animations explore the very nature of existence

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Crossing the Line in China

As Ai Weiwei continues to openly criticize Communist party policy, his international profile is rising—but so is government response. 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