Art

The controversial art works that sent the world into a spin

From Duchamp’s urinal ‘Fountain’ to Bowie trolling the art world with his own publishing house, and Insta-art that isn’t all that it seems<p>16January 2018<p>The art world means serious business. Paintings and sculptures sell for hundreds of millions of pounds at the drop of a gavel, works are stolen and …

Salvator Mundi

Rare Van Gogh sketches go on public display for first time in 100 years

Drawings, together with works by Govert Flinck, on show at the Singer Laren museum in the Netherlands<p>Art lovers are in for a rare treat as four forgotten works by Dutch masters Vincent van Gogh and 17th-century painter Govert Flinck have gone on display, after gathering dust for more than 100 years.<p>…

Artists

The Ultimate Guide to the Regions of France

On the other side of the Atlantic, we tend to think of France as a vaguely star-shaped country with Paris as a dot somewhere toward the middle of the …

France

Russian artist paints magical fairytale artworks onto tree trunks

Although street art can be found in virtually any cityscape these days, Russian artist Eugenia Dudnikova is taking her art back to nature. The artist …

Street Art

This Painting Was Originally Valued at $250. Then It Sold for $1.1 Million

Turns out it was a famous long-lost painting<p>When a painting appraised for only a few hundred dollars at a New Jersey estate sale reached $80,000 in a …

Freebies

Emmanuelle Moureaux's rainbow-hued installation seemingly changes colour

Artist Emmanuelle Moureaux used over 100,000 paper numbers cut-outs to create this multihued installation designed to visualise the passing of …

Design

Turn your selfies into a 3D image at this new art installation

At 14-feet high, Matthew Mohr has a big head.<p>Looking like a prop from <i>Blade Runner</i>, it sits in the atrium of the Columbus, Ohio convention center, where, as a public art installation, it has garnered wide attention for its commentary on social media, modern art and, well, ego.<p>Mohr’s installation, …

How to paint a rainy day

The pouring british weather can be too much to bear, but for the watercolourist, it’s a subject that’s worth exploring, says Grahame Booth<p>In Britain …

Aesthetics

How you can use Google's Arts & Culture app when you're actually at a museum

Do you have a hankering for an educational trip to the museum? We don’t blame you! Thanks to the Google Arts and Culture app’s new selfie match …

Museums

Abstract Painter Hans Hartung Is Having a New York Moment

A selection of the late artist's work is the focus of simultaneous exhibits at Perrotin and Nahmad Contemporary in New York, and Simon Lee Gallery in …

Aesthetics

Surrealistic Black & White Digital Paintings

Artist Patrick Gonzales first began with drawing, painting and studying history of art before he developed a passion for photography and digital art. …

Illustration

Jeff Koons, Lourdes Leon, and More Toast David Zwirner’s 25th Anniversary

Even a dog turned out to fête the prince of New York’s art world.<p>Just before midnight on Saturday evening, <b>Jeff Koons</b> was standing by the bar at the Top of the Standard sipping a highball and smiling vaguely as the Eurythmics blared from the speakers. The scene drew a grunge-glamour crowd where …

Fine Art

Memories and beauty captured in Africa

<b>Memory is among the themes featuring at the African Biennale of Photography in Mali's capital, Bamako:</b><p>When will an African lead The Vatican? Cameroon's Samuel Fosso confronts the politics of religion with his Black Pope series.<p><b>Rencontres de Bamako is jointly run by Mali's government and the</b> …

Africa

How to Sell $1 Billion Worth of Art

Brooke Lampley, vice chairwoman of the fine art division at Sotheby’s, on authenticity, appraisal and building lasting client relationships.

Business

Ai Weiwei and Antony Gormley in the running for Treasure Island commissions

Ai Weiwei, Pae White and Antony Gormley are among the high-profile shortlisted artists competing to create the first three public art projects for a …

Aesthetics

Celeb Arts & Culture Craze See the Famous Works of Art

Google's Arts & Culture app now takes a run-of-the-mill selfie and gives you a side-by-side shot with a historic work of art ... and Hollywood is …

Sarah Silverman

Your guide to machinima – the movie genre made using Grand Theft Auto mods

What you need to know about the art form with a history stretching back to the 90s<p>16January 2018<p>On 350 5th Ave, Manhattan, the world’s tallest movie star stands at 1,454 feet. From a mile across town, on a quiet summer’s night, a small crew ascends the Time & Life Building to its 41st floor, mounts …

Andy Warhol

This Australian Art Museum Is Filled With Giant Skulls

Sculptor Ron Mueck’s work echoes the use of skulls in Western art history.<p>Sculptor Ron Mueck started off creating figures that weren’t meant to be …

Culture

First Stop, Brooklyn: Record-Breaking Basquiat Painting Goes on Tour

https://theculturetrip.com/north-america/usa/new-york/articles/first-stop-brooklyn-record-breaking-basquiat-painting-goes-on-tour/<p>Culture …

Culture

Intuitive Art: Painting Like Matisse Streaming Video

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Aesthetics

Digital art instillation brings Brazil's street art to Boston's walls

This month, taking a stroll on the Rose Kennedy Greenway could transport you to the streets of São Paulo.<p>While the weather here still won’t match …

Street Art

Three galleries, three genres – UK celebration of Tacita Dean

Film artist to address landscapes, portraiture and still life in upcoming shows at three of London’s major galleries<p>The reputation of Tacita Dean as one of the most important and influential British artists working today will be cemented this year with an unprecedented collaboration between three …

David Hockney

Snow sculptures grace winter in Harbin

From Jan 10 to 13, the 23rd International Snow Sculpture Competition was held in Harbin, the capital city of Heilongjiang province.<p>A total of 25 …

News (China)

Blundering onto a City Park graffiti clubhouse, and more great street art | NOLA.com

You Go Girl mural in City Park 2.jpg<p>Graffitti clubhouse in City Park 4<p>Graffitti clubhouse in City Park<p>Yellow portrait at graffitti clubhouse in City …

Street Art

Christian Marclay - Groove

“Christian Marclay’s ambient classic – a mesmerizing example of experimental turntablism”<p>The Vinyl Factory is proud to release Christian Marclay’s …

Photographers

From free admission to blockbuster shows, Baltimore art museums struggle to find solutions to attendance slide

Eleven years ago, when Baltimore’s two largest art museums joined a nationwide trend by announcing that they would drop admission fees, the news was …

Museums

Lumiere London: Festival of light returns to London

<b>A festival of light featuring more than 50 artists is set to return to London on Thursday.</b><p>Lumiere London 2018 will "transform the city and offer new perspectives on the capital's iconic streets and landmarks", the mayor of London said.<p>This year's festival will include light installations at Regent …

Royal Family

Stunning Urban Pictures

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Photography

Nan Goldin leads opioids campaign against Sackler family and Purdue Pharma

Photographer Nan Goldin is leading a campaign to hold the Sackler family and their privately owned company Purdue Pharma accountable for the opioid …

Aesthetics

Head of Communications

We wish to appoint an experienced Head of Communications to help steer this groundbreaking initiative through its early years and establish Cromwell …

Aesthetics