Fine Art

What Rodin Taught Anselm Kiefer About Making Art in an Age of Destruction

Art World<p>On the 100th anniversary of Auguste Rodin's death, the Barnes Foundation opens a show looking at the French sculptor's influence on the …

Art

Barry Manilow Reportedly Set for Westgate Residency

Barry Manilow, a singer and songwriter with more hits than a defective Top Dollar slot machine, could be headed back to Las Vegas for a residency, …

Las Vegas

Barnes Foundation Celebrates Auguste Rodin’s Centenary With Major Exhibition

Dr. Albert C. Barnes made it his life-long practice to not only collect art, but to also shape his collection in such a way as to ensure that pieces …

Art

The $450 Million da Vinci and the $1 Billion Art Fraud

The Russian oligarch who hid a fortune in art to keep it from his wife, only for his buyer to steal much of that fortune from him, may have just had …

Salvator Mundi

How Alexander Calder Sold the World on Moving Art

The artist Alexander Calder died 41 years ago, but today he seems more famous than ever: In 2017 he’s been featured in four solo exhibitions, and in …

Art

The Getty Villa Is Doing an Art Show Inspired by Plato—and Yes, It Includes Jeff Koons’s ‘Play-Doh’

Art World<p>The contemporary art show features works that engage with Plato's philosophy.<p>,<p>As Los Angeles’s Getty Villa prepares to unveil a complete …

Art

Fine Art: Keep Your Cool, Man

Alexander Trufanov is a concept artist who has worked for companies such as Ubisoft and Game Insight.<p>You can see more of Alexander's work at his …

Art

Auctions America integrated into parent RM Sotheby’s

<i>A 1933 Duesenberg Model SJ “sweep panel” phaeton by LaGrande crosses the block at Auctions America’s 2017 Auburn Fall sale. Photo by Darin Schnabel,</i> …

Classic Cars

Governor's School, Fine Art Center founder Virginia Uldrick passes away

The classroom was Virginia Uldrick’s stage.<p>Uldrick, who passed up her childhood dream of being a singer and actor on New York stages in favor of …

Upstate South Carolina

The Whitney Museum to Host NYC’s First Andy Warhol Retrospective in 30 Years

<i>Andy Warhol retrospective (1989) at the MoMA. Image via the MoMA</i><p>Some personalities are just too big for our pages. Of all the art and literature that …

Art

10 Things You Need to Know About Iconic Artist Cindy Sherman

There’s more to New York City based artist Cindy Sherman beyond her recent Supreme Decks collaboration. As a key figure in the fields of costuming …

Photographers

A Never-Before-Seen Inside Look at Alvin Ailey Dance’s Rehearsal for Victoria

Watch as choreographer Gustavo Ramirez Sansano creates his latest work for Alvin Ailey’s City Center season.<p>On November 14, Alvin Ailey American …

Art

Alec Baldwin settles lawsuit against New York art dealer

NEW YORK (AP) — Alec Baldwin has settled a lawsuit in which he accused a prominent New York City art dealer of fraud.<p>The actor tells The New Yorker magazine gallery owner Mary Boone agreed to write him a "seven-figure check" to settle his allegation she sold him a copy of a 1996 Ross Bleckner …

Business

Henry Fonda Was Married Five Times But Rarely Talked About His Ex-Wives

A look at the iconic actor's reasons for remaining tight-lipped.<p>Actor Henry Fonda built his 50-year career playing passionate, principled men, from …

Feature: Painter brings children's faces to streets of Havana - Xinhua

HAVANA, Nov. 11 (Xinhua) -- The giant faces of several children have gradually taken over the urban landscape of Havana as part of a "grand project" …

News (China)

Essential Art & Culture: The L.A. Phil at 100, Plácido's L.A. decades, getting funny with Shakespeare

L.A. is awash in art and music and opera this week — featuring Chinese dissidents, roving aliens and feral little girls. I’m <b>Carolina A. Miranda</b>, staff writer for the Los Angeles Times, with the week’s essential culture stories:<p><b>THE L.A. PHIL AT 100</b><p>The <b>Los Angeles Philharmonic</b> held its first concert …

Art

Andy Warhol exhibit extended at Tel Aviv Museum of Art

“Thirty years after his death, Warhol is still an enigma.”<p>The Tel Aviv Museum of Art’s exhibition “Andy Warhol Photographs from the Museum …

World News

Premiere: Watch Sharon Needles Give a Glorious Pop Art Eulogy in "Andy Warhol Is Dead"

How do you create a video that can live up to a song title like "Andy Warhol Is Dead"? If you're Sharon Needles, you go for becoming the Factory legend, and then promptly offing your creation. Needles opens by recreating the video of Andy munching away at a Burger King burger--with a choking twist. …

Andy Warhol

Andy Warhol art found in Amesbury attic to be auctioned off

An auction gallery manager stumbled onto a surprising discovery while looking through a home in Amesbury.<p>The <i>Boston Herald</i> reports Dan Meader of …

Andy Warhol

Fine Art: Oh, Hey Joi

Naztazzia Gagalac is an artist based in The Philippines who works for Pixel Mafia, a visual development studio that does work for the video game …

Artists

Chris Brown's Andy Warhol Artwork Sale to Benefit Hurricane Relief

<b>(TMZ)</b> <b>-- Chris Brown</b>'s painting skills can claim high-society status, thanks to his collaboration with a famed artist that pays homage to <b>Andy …

Andy Warhol

Barry Manilow Celebrating the Holidays With ‘A Very Barry Christmas’

’Tis the season! <b>Barry Manilow</b> is bringing the holiday cheer with <i>A Very Barry Christmas</i> tour. The legendary singer phoned in to <i>On Air With Ryan</i> …

Christmas

#TBT: Sanaa Lathan And Nia Long’s Fashion (And Friendship) Over The Years

Their friendship and their wardrobe has come a long way.

Women of Color

How to Pose a Model for Fashion vs. Fine Art Portraits

<i>Screenshot images from the video</i><p>Both fashion and fine art photography make use of portraiture for eye-catching pictures, yet the final results show …

Photography

Watch Andy Warhol backstage during World Wrestling Federation event in 1985

Mean Jean Okerlund interviewed the inimitable Andy Warhol backstage at the 1985 World Wrestling Federation event "The War to Settle the Score." Bonus …

Culture

Behind the scenes at Cirque du Soleil at Sea on board MSC Meraviglia

<b>MSC Cruises</b> has revealed a look behind the scenes of <b>Cirque du Soleil at Sea</b>. The long-term partnership with <b>Cirque du Soleil</b> will result in a total of …

Cirque du Soleil

Fine Art: The Art Behind Overwatch's Latest Hero Reveal

Hong Kim-Seang, AKA Nesskain Hks, is a comic artist based in France who provided the art for <i>Overwatch</i>'s Moira reveal trailer.<p>You can see more of …

Art

Cindy Sherman puts flesh, blood and cocks on Supreme skateboards

Though her work does not adhere to any particular aesthetic, it is unified in the common theme of the fictionalised portrayals of women through the …

Art

Fine Arts Paris injects Old Masters into Paris Photo week

Running alongside Paris Photo, the new fair Fine Arts Paris (8-12 November) enhances the traditionally photography-focused Parisian scene this week …

France

A Cardboard Box for Two Warhol Prints Went Missing. Now a Dealer Wants $250,000 for It.

Art and Law<p>Art dealer Heather James says that a cardboard box that housed a set of Warhol Marilyns is worth a quarter-million dollars.<p>,<p>What’s a …

Marilyn Monroe