Joan Brown Retrospective Places the Enthrallingly Personal Painter in the Pantheon
The SFMOMA show opens in its second iteration at the Carnegie Museum of Art in Pittsburgh.
“Monet/Mitchell” Shows How the Impressionist’s Blindness Charted a Path for Abstraction
Monet's vision helped free him from some of painting's conventions, and this freedom prompted Joan Mitchell and her peers to forsake them more emphatically.
Painter Martin Wong’s ‘Malicious Mischief’ Surveyed in Striking Berlin Retrospective
The show at KW Institute runs through May 14.
Hong Kong Diary: Conservative Painting Shows and Nightmarish Reminders of Raw Reality Collide During Art Basel
This year's Art Basel Hong Kong unfolded against the backdrop of political tumult.
A Monumental Survey of Black Figurative Painting Exposes the Limits of Representation
"When We See Us" at the Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art in Cape Town asks: How have Blackness and Africanness been depicted?
At the Met, Juan de Pareja Is Revealed as More Than the Subject of an Iconic Velázquez Portrait
"Juan de Pareja: Afro-Hispanic Painter" considers the life—and afterlives—of the once enslaved painter.By Maria H. Loh
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Spring 2023: New Talent
With this year’s edition of our annual New Talent issue, we’ve given the magazine a reboot, with new features, a spirited and stylish design, and a unique approach to our cover.
Mohammed Sami, a Former Propaganda Painter, Creates Haunting Interiors That Hover Between Abstraction and Figuration
Mohammed Sami has become known for his quietly haunting paintings of domestic interiors and roiling landscapes.
PJ Harper Turned His Early Fascination with Dolls into Sculptures That Celebrate Blackness
The mixed-race Scottish artist conjures Black women cast as flawless glamazons.
How Are Art Historians Using AI?
A new book offers an unconvincing look at the art historical implications of machine learning.
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