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Presumed self-portrait by Leonardo da Vinci.


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Morning Links: Leonardo da Vinci Edition

It’s Leonardo da Vinci’s birthday today, and the biggest exhibition of his works since 1939, “Leonardo 1452-1519,” opens at the Palazzo Reale this month, coinciding with the Milan Expo 2015. The show will include Leonardo’s paintings, drawings, sketches, manuscripts and codexes, along … Read More


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‘Not Being Able to Speak Your Mind Is a Ridiculous Thing’: At Creative Time’s Protest and Performance for Tania Bruguera in Times Square

At the end of 2014, Cuban artist Tania Bruguera was detained in her native country for staging a performance art piece called Tatlin’s Whisper #6 in Havana’s Revolution Square, a site heavily associated with Fidel Castro. On the surface, this act … Read More


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Federico Herrero, Pan de azucar, 2014, acrylic, oil, spray paint, and felt-tip pen on canvas, 65" x 59". ©2013 STUDIO MICHEL ZABÉ/COURTESY THE ARTIST AND KURIMANZUTTO, MEXICO CITY/SOLOMON R. GUGGENHEIM MUSEUM, NEW YORK, GUGGENHEIM UBS MAP PURCHASE FUND

‘Under the Same Sun’ at Guggenheim Museum

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Tania Bruguera, Tatlin's Whisper #5, 2008COURTESY TATE

Morning Links: Tania Bruguera Edition

“Ram V. Sutar, 89, has already created more than 200 distinct statues, many of them massive. Now, he is a leading contender for the commission to produce the world’s largest statue: a 597-foot-tall rendering—which would be nearly twice as high … Read More


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Dome Improvement—What’s an Art Museum Doing in Rockaway Beach?

MoMA PS1’s VW Dome 2 is the latest in a wave of museum outposts that are humble, nimble, and temporary, offering free admission—and much more than art Read More


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Corita Kent, E eye love, 1968, serigraph. PHOTOGRAPHS COURTESY OF THE TANG MUSEUM AT SKIDMORE COLLEGE AND CORITA ART CENTER, LOS ANGELES.

From Black Power to Migrants’ Power

As ’60s activist art enters museums, a new generation is creating an iconography of protest for today Read More


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COMMENTARY: Making Themselves Useful

Artists, activism, and political realities Read More


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Where Rube Goldberg Meets Kafka

At the Havana Bienal, concepts like political correctness and radical chic got all shook up. Read More


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Underrated/Overrated

Who are the great artists you never heard of? Who's hot who's not?. Read More