Dan Johns

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38,000-Year-Old Cave Art Found On Limestone Slab In French Cave Sheds Light On Early Human Life

The earliest modern humans that arrived in Western Europe are estimated to have migrated there from Africa about 45,000 years ago. And while they …

Tate Modern to host 'once in a lifetime' Picasso exhibition

Landmark show will focus on ‘year of wonders’ 1932, at height of painter’s affair with young lover Marie-Thérèse Walter<p>Picasso’s greatest works of art are being brought together for a “once in a lifetime” exhibition in London and Paris that will take visitors through a pivotal year in the artist’s …

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Art Demystified: Why Are Some Artists Remembered More Than Others?

Art World<p>Here's what it takes to make it in art history.<p>,<p>Every year, thousands of art school graduates across the globe embark on their careers in …

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Intimate Murals Revive Abandoned Buildings Across the United States

Check out new murals from Faith47’s NASA-inspired '7.83 Hz' series.<p>In an abandoned church in Detroit, Michigan, a naked woman, lying down where the altar once was, is visible from the chest up. The woman, one of Faith47’s latest murals, is curled in on herself intimately. The peaceful image is …

Secrets of the Ghent Altarpiece: Everything you thought you knew about this work of art might be wrong

One of the most famous — and most frequently stolen — works of Western art reveals new truths about its past<p>When, in 1994, the Sistine Chapel reopened to visitors after a decade of restoration, the world drew a collective gasp. Michelangelo's painting, the most famous fresco in the world, looked</i> …

Artists, only a few more days to enter Showdown! Don’t miss the chance to have your work judged by renowned artists and curators. Submit your work now: http://ow.ly/Hl3Ms The Community Vote starts next week. Help your favorite artists advance to the next round! Check out some of our featured entries here, including "Reificazione #9" by Dario Maglionico: http://ow.ly/Hl3Pw

In his “Iced Flowers” installation, Azuma Makoto places bouquets into frozen ice blocks, exploring how they change and interact together over time.

Exhibition: ‘Robert Gober: The Heart Is Not a Metaphor’ at the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), New York

Exhibition dates: 4th October 2014 – 18th January 2015<p><b>Contemporary Galleries and The Donald B. and Catherine C. Marron Atrium, second floor</b><p>For you …

5 Most Anticipated Exhibitions This Season

American artists go to Paris, while Tokyo celebrates one of its own. Here's our list of the five most exciting contemporary art exhibitions opening at museums around the world during the first half of this year.<p><i>Celeste Sunderland, January 20, 2015</i><p>1. Inaugural Exhibition at the Whitney Museum of …

Review: Jim Shaw's juxtapositions keep viewers guessing

The nooks and crannies of consciousness take center stage in Jim Shaw's multi-gallery exhibition at Blum and Poe. Metaphors mix promiscuously, as do materials, references and emotions.<p>Visitors enter a world at once familiar and foreign. To set foot in the meandering labyrinth Shaw has set up — and …

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The Internet's Cicada: A Mystery Without An Answer

"Hello. We are looking for highly intelligent individuals. To find them, we have devised a test. There is a message hidden in this image. Find it, and it will lead you on the road to finding us. We look forward to meeting the few that will make it all the way through. Good luck."<p>That message, …