Venice

Universal Pulls Sci-Fi Thriller 'Extinction' From Release Schedule

The film, starring Michael Pena and Lizzy Caplan, had been set to open on Jan. 26, 2018.<p>Universal has pulled <i>Extinction</i>, a sci-fi film starring …

Movies

Taiwanese teen star on stratospheric movie rise

TAIPEI: Vicky Chen is a laid-back 14-year-old with an easy smile, but the Taiwanese actress is already a force to be reckoned with, nominated for two …

Natalie Portman

Damien Hirst, focused and funny, is back at Gagosian in Hong Kong with his pickled sharks

In January 2011, when Hong Kong was still deciding whether it could reinvent itself as an arts hub, the New York dealer Larry Gagosian opened a …

News (China)

Sami Blood ACMI Members Preview

Swedish-Sami filmmaker Amanda Kernell’s striking directorial debut is a female coming-of-age story told with emotional power.<p>During the 1930s in …

Indigenous Peoples

Young Egyptian artists reflect social problems through their lens

"Cairographie," a major photo and video festival in Egypt, provides a platform for young artists to show the world what they see through the camera’s …

Venice Biennale

Dallas-curated photography exhibition at Venice Biennale will land in Texas in 2018

Dallas Contemporary is a museum with an international flair, from executive director Peter Doroshenko, whose stops have included Belgium, the United …

The Arts

AIDC announces next major guest and launches ACCESS program for 2018

AIDC announces Kitty Green as second major guest and launches ACCESS early career mentorship program for 2018<p><b>Kitty Green</b>, the …

Documentaries

Nov. 21: Lebanon’s plight. Plus other letters to the editor

<i>Letters to the Editor should be exclusive to The Globe and Mail. Include your name, address and daytime phone number. Try to keep letters to fewer than 150 words. Letters may be edited for length and clarity. To submit a letter by e-mail, click here:</i> …

Bill Morneau

Dinner In Venice | Stuck in Customs

Italian Food in Italy<p>Of course they don’t call it Italian food there. They just call it food. But one thing I have definitely noticed throughout …

Photography

Power 100 focus – The curators

In an artworld in which credibility is driven by the exhibition choices of public galleries, museums and biennials, it’s not surprising that some of …

Art

Pae White On Turning a New Wing of Germany’s Saarlandmuseum Into a Technicolor Spacecraft

Art World<p>Polyester yarn was key to constructing this 45-foot-tall installation.<p>,<p>The Modern Gallery of the Saarlandmuseum in Saarbrücken, Germany, …

Venice Biennale

Venice wading through historically high water levels

- There has been unusual weather in Venice, leaving the city underwater.<p>The Italian city has seen high water levels, and are rising to their highest …

Italy

The Other Victims of the Sexual Harassment Fallout

The consequences of what has become known as the “Weinstein fallout“ extend far beyond the alleged harassers and their many victims. The projects of …

James Toback

Done with the Impressionists? Here are 3 other art shows to catch this weekend

SINGAPORE: Keen to spend the whole weekend checking out some great art? You’re in luck.<p>While National Gallery Singapore’s double-whammy Century Of …

Roman Polanski

Eagerly-awaited gay drama Heartstone finally hits UK cinemas

<i>Promotional</i><p>If you loved <i>Call Me By Your Name</i>, then you’re bound to love <i>Heartstone</i>.<p>After two sell out screenings at the BFI Flare in London, the gay …

LGBTQ

Aboriginal artwork $2m auction breaks record

A painting by the late Aboriginal artist Emily Kame Kngwarreye has sold for $2.1 million, marking a new record for the highest price achieved at …

Art

What It's Like to Spend a Week With Designer Alberta Ferretti

You know how days tend to blur together during an especially busy workweek? For Alberta Ferretti, it was starting to become a problem. “With so many …

Fashion

We’re All Citizens of the Garbage Patch State

An Italian artist has created an imaginary homeland for all of our plastic waste.<p>Picture a car. And another, and another, until you get to 1.5 …

Culture

The Wall Group Keeps Hollywood Groomed and Red-Carpet Ready

As awards season approaches, no company’s presence will be felt on the red carpet more than The Wall Group, the artist management agency that …

Viola Davis

Thanksgiving Hand Pies Are a Portable Feast - Chowhound

Thanksgiving is prime time for pies, but it doesn’t have to be all about pumpkin and pecan. In fact, it doesn’t have to be about sweet at all, or …

Thanksgiving

Role model: Penelope Cruz on her favourite characters

We catch up with the Spanish star as she celebrates two very different movie releases Profile Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - 5:38pm It’s day nine of …

Javier Bardem

Mark Bradford: the artist and ex-hairdresser forcing America to face ugly truths about itself

He turned the US pavilion at the Venice Biennale into a comment on slavery, Trump and police brutality. The outspoken painter talks about feeding off rejection, muscling into Monet territory – and what he’d like to do to middle-class lawns<p>Mark Bradford created one of the most talked about displays …

UK News

The Big Easel: Prospect.4 New Orleans

The Big Easy becomes the Big Easel with the opening of Prospect.4: The Lotus in Spite of the Swamp Nov. 18, 2017. The fourth iteration of the largest …

Travel

How cult label Golden Goose took flight with sneakers scuffed, scraped and scored

“Everything started by chance, as a game, a series and succession of fortunate events,” says Alessandro Gallo, creative director of Golden Goose …

News (China)

Photos: 5 Beautiful Reasons to Love Venice

The canals. The piazzas. The art. It's not easy to pinpoint what makes Venice the world's most beautiful city (as voted by you in our Readers' Choice …

Travel Deals

The Artists Who Made ArtReview's Power 100 List

Everyone's talking about ArtReview's newly released '2017 Power 100' list of the "most influential people in the art world." The list culls art fair …

Photographers

New horizons: ceramic brand Mutina champions its inaugural art project

Ceramic tiles specialist Mutina makes its first foray into art with an ambitious new project titled ‘MUT’, unveiled at the brand's Angelo Mangiarotti-designed headquarters.<p>The MUT initiative also includes an annual art prize, titled ‘This is not a Prize’ (presented last year), and ‘Dialogue’, an …

Photographers

What Mel Gibson's Rebound Really Says About Hollywood

About 11 years ago, the bottom began to fall out for <b>Mel Gibson</b>.<p>In 2006, fans of the actor were stunned when details of his DUI arrest and subsequent …

Entertainment

Carnivale in Venice | Stuck in Customs

Venice from Above<p>Here’s a video I made while in Venice; I hope you enjoy!<p>Daily Photo – Carnivale in Venice<p>Speaking of photo adventures (yesterday's …

Photography

Coast Guard rescues three people in water near Venice | NOLA.com

The Coast Guard rescued three people from the water at Head of Pass, near Venice, after their boat capsized, the agency said Saturday (Nov. 11).<p>The …

Coast Guard