Modern Art

Arjun Rampal gives us a tour of his swanky Mumbai home

Arjun Rampal — the supermodel turned Bollywood superstar — didn’t have the best of starts in the Hindi film industry. After his debut in Rajiv Rai’s</i> …

Bollywood

Do You Know John Russell, Australia's French Impressionist?

Even though John Russell taught colour theory to Henri Matisse, dined with Claude Monet and mingled with Vincent van Gogh and Auguste Rodin, this …

Art

New exhibition brings exquisite Impressionist masterpieces to Canada

A landmark show opens at the National Gallery of Canada: the first and only presentation in North America of paintings from the world-renowned …

Art

Paper artist brings historical Jerusalem figures To life

New exhibition at Tower of David Museum features cutting-edge sculptures of Dutch-Armenian artist Karen Sargsyan.<p>><br>• ><p>Eliezer Ben-Yehuda. (photo credit: …

Israel

The Newfound Power of People Wielding Library Cards

By Damon Winter<p>Van Gogh, Hopper, the frangipani. These are only some of New York’s artistic treasures that have brought tourists to the city for generations. Now, they will be accessible to millions of additional New Yorkers, too, thanks to a new city initiative aimed at giving more residents …

Opinion

Femme au Chapeau by Pablo Picasso on artnet Auctions

Area<p><b>Image</b><p>The central image area, composition, or focal point; the area inside the margins/plate marks.<p><b>Margin</b><p>Areas bordering the central image, …

Pablo Picasso

Gagosian Gallery Beverly Hills opens exhibition of works by Tom Wesselmann

Gagosian is presenting Wesselmann: 1963–1983, an exhibition of seven monumental paintings made by Tom Wesselmann over a span of two decades. This is …

Art

Original Sculptures Unveiled In Downtown New Rochelle

The pieces pay homage to the rich history of the city.<p>NEW ROCHELLE, NY — World-renowned 3D pop artist Charles Fazzino and his daughter Heather …

Sculpture

Artist and filmmaker Loretta Fahrenholz creates two new pieces for exhibition at mumok

<b>VIENNA</b><b>.-</b> For her exhibition at mumok, Small Habit Revolution, artist and filmmaker Loretta Fahrenholz has created two new pieces that address key …

Art

Cia Admit To Using Modern Art 'As A Weapon'

For years there have been persistant rumours that CIA agents helped fund the rise of the America's Abstract Expressionism movement - the 50s and 60s …

Jackson Pollock

How to Paint Like Kandinsky, Picasso, Warhol & More: A Video Series from the Tate

Learn How to Print like Warhol… in five minutes?<p>That sounds like fun! My Saturday’s pretty open…<p>Unfortunately, The Tate’s How To series is a bit of a …

Culture

'Spider-Man' PS4 Pro bundle is the right sort of product placement

Remember when the PS3 shipped with the <i>Spider-Man</i> font running across its belly in an awkward mix of corporate synergy and Ken Kutaragi's typography obsession? Twelve years later, and Sony's having another go at smashing its flagship console and its beloved web slinger together in a way that makes …

PS4 Pro

revisiting the legacy of theatre’s enfant terrible

A new retrospective at MoMA PS1 in Long Island takes us inside Reza Abdoh’s world of queer culture and social decay.<p>Reza Abdoh was one of the most radical figures in American experimental theatre, when he died of AIDS-related causes at just 32 years old. Over the course of his short-lived career, …

Art

Amiga, Warhol, Debbie Harry: The ultimate 1980s tech keynote

If I could go back in time and attend any tech-company press event I missed the first time around, I might set my Wayback Machine for July 23, 1985, which was 33 years ago this coming Monday. Once I arrived, I’d head to Lincoln Center and sneak into the extravaganza which <b>Commododore held to</b> …

Debbie Harry

‘McQueen’ Review: Portrait of a Fashion Shock Artist As a Genius

Lee Alexander McQueen was just 40 when he hanged himself at his London home in 2010, on the eve of his mother’s funeral. His suicide made headlines. …

Music

Top 10 lost and found works of art

Anything lost can be found again.<p>And, thankfully, that’s true for some of the most famous artworks in history.<p>From the Floppy Disk Warhol to the …

Top 10

Five brands boosting creative packaging design

<b>01 The Ordinary</b>Hit skincare brand The Ordinary set one of the biggest beauty trends in motion when it launched in late-2017, offering low-cost, …

Packaging Design

New York City Culture Pass Program Comes Up Short

The new library program that offers cardholders free admission to 33 attractions has run out of tickets at some institutions<p>A new library program aimed at giving New Yorkers greater access to cultural attractions may be proving too popular for its own good.<p>Culture Pass, a joint initiative by the …

New York City

Enjoy these classic works of art reinterpreted as toast

Side Note<p>Jul—20—2018 11:33AM EST<p>Jeremy Gordon<p>Twitter is largely an echo chamber of gamers and white supremacists and white supremacist gamers, …

White Supremacism

Liking Andy Warhol: An Interview with Jonathan Flatley

<i>JONATHAN FLATLEY’S</i> Like Andy Warhol <i>presents a compelling alternative to the preconceived conception of Warhol as a cold, crass materialist making</i> …

Books

Henri Matisse’s Evocative Prints of the Female Form

A new exhibition in London presents over 60 of the French artist’s sensual monochrome prints<p>In his statement-making 1908 text <i>Notes of a Painter</i>, <b>Henri</b> …

Art

Vladimir Mayakovsky’s Voice Still Rings Out

If the rain kept you from celebrating poet Vladimir Mayakovsky's birthday yesterday, don't despair. Head up to VDNKh to see a terrific exhibition …

Art

Achievements and Innovations in Constantin Brancusi Sculpture

July 20, 2018<p>Andreja Velimirović is a passionate content writer with a knack for art and old movies. Majoring in art history, he is an expert on …

Art

Meet the monarchy with this rare British royal exhibit at the MFAH

Get ready, Houston, for art fit for a king -- when the Museum of Fine Arts welcomes royalty to town in the new exhibition Tudors to Windsors: British …

National Portrait Gallery

This Just In: New in The Colossal Shop | Colossal

<p>With summer in full swing, we’re celebrating the world’s natural wonders in The Colossal Shop. You’ll find shimmering beetle puzzles imported from …

Drawing

U.S. couple allowed to keep Van Gogh's Starry Night house mural for autistic son

NEW YORK, July 19 (Xinhua) -- A U.S. couple have won a legal battle over the right to cover the exterior of their house with Vincent van Gogh's The …

News (China)

Take a Walk Through Yayoi Kusama’s ‘Narcissus Garden’ Inside an Abandoned Factory in the Rockaways | Colossal

<p>The Rockaway Peninsula in Queens, New York has a reputation for being a popular destination for those seeking respite from the oppressive heat and …

Art

‘Love, Cecil’ pays homage to famed photographer, designer Beaton

Narrated by Rupert Everett, “Love, Cecil” is a suitably devoted portrait of the Academy Award-winning painter, photographer, designer, dandy, author …

Tony Awards

Allegra Versace styles the new Versus Versace campaign

Versus Versace is taking a pop art approach to its new campaign. Bold, black and white checkerboard prints dominate in the AW18 collection, styled in a new series of images by Allegra Versace, Donatella’s daughter herself.<p>The Dazed Studio production – shot by photographer (and former Dazed 100er) …

Fashion

A Century-Long History of Abstract Hanging Sculpture

July 20, 2018<p>At IdeelArt, you’ll find work by some of the greatest abstract artists in the world.<p>One of the happy outgrowths of the recent boom in …

Art