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‘I Don’t Know Half as Much as There Is to Know, But at Least I Know Half’: A Talk with Richard Prince

Richard Prince lives and works in New York City. His solo show at Barbara Gladstone, “Cowboy,” closed last month Read More

Richard Prince. COURTESY AP

Does Richard Prince Own the Mythical Last Letter Sylvia Plath Wrote Before Her Death?

It appears Richard Prince, the provocative artist whose work draws on topics such as sexy nurses, Marlboro ads, and Instagram, may have in his possession a letter essential to understanding one of the most beloved poets of the last century.Some back … Read More

Art of the City

Solo Shows: The Curious Magic of One-Work Exhibitions

The history of the empty gallery show is by now widely known. The bare rooms and closed spaces of Yves Klein, Robert Barry, Art & Language, Maria Eichhorn, and many other artists are ensconced in art history books and, in … Read More


Morning Links: Foreign British Museum Director Edition

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Photo from Kost's personal Instagram account.

‘Democratization, Not Monetization’: Jeremy Kost on Selling His Instagram Male Models for $100 Each

Last fall, the artist Jeremy Kost released a book of photographs titled Fractured, which featured his signature multi-exposed Polaroids of impeccably chiseled male models wearing only briefs or even less. The regular version is priced at $60; a special artist’s edition (limited … Read More

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$90 vs. $90,000: SuicideGirls Are Selling Their Richard Prince-Appropriated Instagram Photos

It was only a matter of time before Richard Prince mined Instagram, a free and open source of everyone’s personal images, for material.First presented at the Gagosian in New York last September, Prince’s blown-up screenshots of Instagram photos—to which he has … Read More

A portion of the computer code for an algorithm that recently sold at auction, designed by Chris Maury at Pittsburgh-based Conversant Labs.


Morning Links: Algorithms Edition

Boston has been named the most inspiring city for young artists. [Hyperallergic]Group show, “Die Marmory Show II: Impoverishment,” curated by Nikola Dietrich and featuring Leidy Churchman, Shannon Ebner, Judith Hopf, Tobias Madison, Park McArthur, Manfred Pernice & Martin Städeli, Christoph Schäfer, … Read More

Bob Mizer, Untitled (Larry Lamb, Catalog #UH1-FH), Los Angeles, 1963. COURTESY VENUS OVER MANHATTAN AND BOB MIZER FOUNDATION, INC.

City Slicker: Cowboy Fanatic Dylan Brant Curates Show at Venus Over Manhattan

On a recent afternoon, Dylan Brant, stepson of media mogul and art collector Peter Brant, whom he refers to as “Dad,” was in the office at Venus Over Manhattan, Adam Lindemann’s gallery on the Upper East Side. Brant was preparing … Read More

Larry Clark at the Deauville Film Festival. 


Morning Links: Larry Clark Edition

“New Work,” director and photographer Larry Clark’s new art series and limited edition skate shoe made in collaboration with luxury shoe designer Eugène Riconneaus, debuted this week in Paris.  [Complex]A State Hermitage Museum employee has been arrested in connection to the … Read More


Fulton Ryder to Close

Richard Prince’s secretive Upper East Side bookstore Fulton Ryder will close on December 25, the store wrote in an email to its mailing list today.Fulton Ryder, a pseudonym of Prince’s, was run by Fabiola Alondra and staged gallery-like shows—even participating … Read More

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A work from the series.

Don’t Miss This Mysterious Richard Prince Series at Mana

Mana Contemporary, the art storage facility and exhibition space in New Jersey, has staged a tiny fair in Miami’s Wynwood this year and if you’re in the neighborhood you should stop by, if only to visit the VIP room. There … Read More

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David Hammons and Richard Prince Are In the New Beyoncé Video

The last time Beyoncé appeared in these pages, it was because she had visited Kerry James Marshall’s stunning show at David Zwirner in London. Now, thank goodness, she is back. On Friday she released a new song, titled “7/11,” and the accompanying video, partially filmed … Read More


‘Let’s Go Let Go: In Memoriam Hudson’ at 33 Orchard

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Morning Links: Harun Farocki Edition

Film and video artist Harun Farocki has died at the age of 70. [Artnet]Artist Devin Leonardi has died at 33. [Artforum]The benefactors of Lucien Freud’s $161 million fortune—presumably his many, many children—will remain secret. [The Daily Telegraph via Artnet]Jori Finkel … Read More