Tag: Art

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Can an Artist Shift the Gun Debate?

As 25 participants filed into the Guggenheim Museum’s rotunda Thursday night to enact the artist Shaun Leonardo’s newest...

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Reporter’s Notebook: A City at the Crossroads Examines Migration, Through Art

PALERMO, Sicily — Political art and world politics seldom dovetail in real time, but as the twelfth edition...

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In an East Boston Shipyard, a Watershed Idea for Art

BOSTON — “People don’t usually get this vantage point,” said Jill Medvedow, the longtime director of the Institute...

Critic’s Notebook: Oprah Earned This Museum Show. And It’s a Potent Spectacle.

Maybe the chaos extremity of current events has made us wistful for the moral authority of “Oprah Winfrey”:...

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How Tastes Have Changed: ‘Imps and Mods’ Stutter at London Auctions

LONDON — It’s a commonplace of the art market that Impressionist and modern art is not the force...

This Week: Florence and the Machine, ‘Luke Cage,’ Central Park Concerts

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It Was an Ad? So What. It’s Still Art.

In the hills high above Los Angeles, within the white-columned serenity of the J. Paul Getty Museum, the...

Sean Combs Is Revealed as Buyer of Kerry James Marshall Painting

Ever since the sale at Sotheby’s on Wednesday night of “Past Times,” a monumental painting by Kerry James...

Dorothea Rockburne’s Ephemeral Art and Enduring Legacy

Ms. Rockburne earned a scholarship at 16 to the Montreal Museum School. As she approached graduation, her two...

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Meet Six Disrupters at the New Museum’s Triennial

That will be determined by time. Mr. Carrion-Murayari, 37, and Mr. Gartenfeld, 31, the deputy director and chief...