With two Mona Hatoum shows happening this year (one currently on view at the Centre Pompidou, in Paris, the second coming to the ICA Boston next week), we turn back to May 2005, when Pernilla Holmes profiled the Lebanese-born artist … Read More
Artists around the globe are turning Socialist Realism on its head, layering the once-potent tool of propaganda with irony and nostalgia. Read More
Beyond his career as creator of today’s priciest artworks, Damien Hirst is also a curator, collector, entrepreneur, restaurateur, and clothing designer. Read More
India’s fast-changing culture provides both subjects and materials for Subodh Gupta’s captivating installations and sculpture. Read More
Portraiture has become increasingly conceptual as it addresses not only personal identity but also issues of politics, social inequity, and our obsession with celebrity. Read More
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