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Eike Schmidt.


German Art Historian Eike Schmidt Appointed Director of Uffizi Gallery

Eike Schmidt, a German art historian currently working at the Minneapolis Institute of Art, has been named director of the Uffizi Gallery in Florence. Schmidt will be the first non-Italian director of the Uffizi, replacing Antonio Natali.Italy’s culture minister Dario Franceschini … Read More


The Artistic Influences that Made Artists Artists

Hank Willis Thomas, Pat Steir, Deborah Kass, and others reflect on their early encounters with art and the childhood experiences that shape their work Read More

News Retrospective

Retrospective: When Mona Lisa Went Back to Italy

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

Looking at Art
The Fool,  a self-portrait  by Francesco Clemente.

Playing the Fool

Francesco Clemente takes on the Tarot card, using friends Brice Marden, Philip Glass, Diane von Furstenberg–and himself— as models Read More