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Intuition at the Palazzo Fortuny

How has intuition shaped art through history, around the globe? That was the key question behind the aptly titled Intuition, the sixth and final …

Art

Why Would Anyone Pay $450 Million for a Painting? Because They’re Not Buying the Painting

Analysis<p>An attempt to psychoanalyze the buyer of Leonardo da Vinci's 'Salvator Mundi.'<p>,<p>Every May and November, many around the art world wonder …

Salvator Mundi

La Biennale 2017 in Venezia A longer version of the previous one which broke, sorry #labiennale #venicebiennale #venice #veniceitaly #biennale #biennalearte2017 #venezia #venezia❤️ #veneziabiennale

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International Fine Art Photography Fair - 9-12 November

Discover the Karl Lagerfeld selection at Paris Photo<p>Nov. 2<p>HENRY CHALFANT BY EMANUELE COCCIA<p>On-air programming with Radio Nova - Nov. 2<p>COMPLIMENTARY …

The Louvre Abu Dhabi Puts Globalization in Its Swanky $1 Billion Spotlight—With Some Omissions

Art World<p>Architect Jean Nouvel says Gehry’s Guggenheim Abu Dhabi and Foster's Zayed National Museum “need to be built” too on Saadiyat Island.<p>,<p>The …

Venice to restrict large cruise ships

Large cruise ships will be allowed back into the Venice lagoon, but will be kept away from St Mark's Square, the Italian government has announced, …

Five standout entries from the International Photography Award 2018

From a poignant documentation of child asylum seekers arriving in Europe to an exploration of iconic and influential fashion moments from the 20th …

Photographers

David Hockney at Eighty:...

MutualArt.com provides art collectors and enthusiasts with personalized art information about artists, galleries, museums, auction results, events, …

Mystery after giant phallic sculpture is placed on mountain - with unlikely new owners set to 'inherit' it

The hunt is on for the artist behind an enormous phallic sculpture which has mysteriously appeared on top of a mountain in Austria.<p>Hikers discovered …

Friedrich Nietzsche

The Louvre pulls sculpture that looks like houses having sex

Quite bizarre – apparently “it risks being misunderstood by visitors to the gardens”<p>Ahead of Hors les Murs, a public art program organised by the Fiac contemporary art fair, the Louvre has pulled a sculpture. The installation, ‘Domestikator’, which appears to depict two big red house-esque people …

"Cindy Sherman And Me" By Jan Oberg 2017 Multimedia Photo Collage Fine art digital print of an exhibition picture by Cindy Sherman in which the other works and I myself taking the picture are included. Hand-coloured with acrylic paint using a spatula, no brush. Her face painted with iridescent white. Is now shown at my studio. #cindysherman #spatula #acrylic #handcolored #coloredphotography #selfportrait #selfie #iridescentwhite #posturing #art #artphotography #photosatire #satire #elegantdress

Déjà Vu, Syria And Multi-Media Photo Collages – The “Three In One” exhibit

<i>This post is updated with new images, latest on October 19, 2017</i><p>This “Three-In-One” exhibition opened on the “Night Of Culture” in Lund, September 16 …

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Snapchat Is Working With the Artist Jeff Koons to Create Augmented Reality Lenses

Attention artists: Snapchat wants to turn your work into augmented reality.<p>The app is working with American artist Jeff Koons to create AR world …

Jasper Johns, Something Resembling Truth, Royal Academy, London, review: He draws attention to the extraordinary nature of the ordinary

Abstract expressionism hit New York with a great, arms-flung-out-in-all-directions uproariousness in the 1950s. Its noisy rebelliousness seemed the …

Art

A Personal Portrait of Howard Hodgkin

Howard Hodgkin’s London home was like stepping into one of his most vibrant paintings. In this film, his partner Antony Peattie guides us through the …

The ‘Winner Takes All’ Art Market: 25 Artists Account for Nearly 50% of All Contemporary Auction Sales

Analysis<p>Here's why the market is as top-heavy as ever—and what it means for the future.<p>& ,<p>Just 25 artists are responsible for almost half of all …

Artists

Hito Steyerl and Other Artists Protest Arms Manufacturer’s Sponsorship of Landmark German Art Show in China

Art World<p>The sponsor, Rheinmetall, is reportedly involved in a controversial tank deal with Turkey.<p>,<p>A group of artists participating in a massive …

Germany

What to See at Frieze

Four days, 290 galleries. Holly Black spoke to the directors and curators behind London’s Frieze and Frieze Masters, who gave a sneak preview of what …

See Inside the New Zeitz Museum of Contemporary African Art, Said to Be Africa’s Largest Museum

Art World<p>Billed as the continent's largest museum, the institution opens with a sprawling survey of African contemporary art.<p>,<p>All eyes are on Cape …

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Inside Zeitz Mocaa: our guide to Cape Town’s new mega-museum

Will the Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art Africa, which will open on 22 September in Cape Town, South Africa, set a new benchmark for private …

Germany to Bring International Contemporary Art to Beijing’s Forbidden City for the First Time

Exhibitions<p>artnet News talks to the curator behind "Deutschland 8," a vast cultural exchange initiative set for fall.<p>,<p>It will mark the first time a …

Art

Is ‘Slow Art’ the Next Big Art Movement?

Art World<p>Arden Reed's new book makes the case that it is.<p>,<p>Not a day goes by without the publication of a new think piece calling for a need to slow …

Laguna Beach

”Girl In Jibrin, Aleppo in Syria” At the liberation of Aleppo, December 2016 One the the images on show in my studio opening on the ”Night Of Culture” in Lund, Sweden, Saturday September 16, 2017 #aleppo #syria #war #terror #hope #suffering #documentaryphotography #littlegirl #smile #insecurity #humanitarian #blackandwhitephoto #lund #kulturnatten #kulturnatten2017 #lundkulturnatt #nightofculture2017 #exhibitionopening

U.N. Enablers of ‘Aggressive War’

Special Report: U.N. investigative reports, like a new one condemning Syria for alleged sarin use, are received as impartial and credible, but are …

Foreign Policy

Museum openings this autumn and winter

UPDATE: It has now been confirmed that the Louvre Abu Dhabi will open on 11 November<p><b>Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art Africa</b><p><i>Cape Town, South</b> …

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