Visual Arts
  • Through documentary photographs, conceptual installations, and videos, Carrie Mae Weems is known for raising difficult questions about the American experience.

    Carrie Mae Weems
    LAST UPDATE : Jan 23, 2014, 4:58 AM EST
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  • Basim Magdy, "They Endorsed Collective Failure as the Dawn of a New Renaissance," 2013 (detail)

    From slide projections to an ongoing series of captioned images, what ties Egyptian artist Basim Magdy’s work together is narrative.

    LAST UPDATE : Jan 22, 2014, 3:45 AM EST
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  • Detail of Art Spiegelman's "Lead Pipe Sunday no. 2" (1997)

    I have no idea what happens on the other side of a retrospective. De Kooning said it should never be done while you’re alive, but the research reveals that he had at least two. So what are you gonna do?

    LAST UPDATE : Jan 21, 2014, 3:34 AM EST
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  • There seemed to be a bumper crop of art-inspired clothing on the runways this year, from New York to Paris to Copenhagen and even Seoul.For both women and men, be they couture, resort, or ...

  • From Lady Gaga's infiltration of the art world to George W. Bush's foray into self portraiture and cat paintings, there have been quite a few moments this year to which the ARTINFO staff could ...

  • From Lady Gaga's infiltration of the art world to George W. Bush's foray into self portraiture and cat paintings, there have been quite a few moments this year to which the ARTINFO staff could ...

  • Painting by 17th-century Flemish artist depicting a bearded Brussels magistrate was brought to the show by an English priest who bought it in an antiques shop for $660.

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 30, 2013, 12:22 AM EST
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  • Surveying the last year of stories on In The Air, the ARTINFO newswire, we're struck by the non-stop interaction they show between the art world and the broader world of popular culture. From Lady ...

  • There seemed to be a bumper crop of art-inspired clothing on the runways this year, from New York to Paris to Copenhagen and even Seoul.For both women and men, be they couture, resort, or ...

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