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Censorship: Freedom with Limitations

Art in its true form should be the deepest way of expression. It should be left to evoke feelings in its audience, calling for...

‘We Have To Rethink The Categories’: Curators, Scholars, And Artists Discuss...

Had the Museum of Modern Art done 20 years ago what it’s doing now, the artist Fred Wilson imagines we would have all felt...

Facebook Bans Artist After She Posted Swastika Made Of MAGA Hats

Kate Kretz says she does not create the art because she believes in white supremacy, but rather 'to both call out wearers who claim...

Yoruba Prince Donates More Than 1,000 Works Of Art To Establish...

With a donation of more than 1,000 works of Nigerian art, Prince Yemisi Shyllon is establishing the country’s first privately funded university museum. The...

Why You Should Know The Craft Of Catherine Blake

In the mid-19th century, a particular craftswoman was recognised and admired. By the 1950s her contribution was ignored and erased. In the 1990s a...

Dorothea Buck, 102, Dies; Nazi Victim And Voice For Mentally Ill

In March 1936, a week before Hitler’s troops reoccupied the Rhineland, violating the treaty that a defeated Germany had signed to end World War...

Three exhibitions to see in New York this weekend

Every American should see Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power (until 3 February 2019) at the Brooklyn Museum. The two-floor exhibition looks...

Hertfordshire Schools: 600 Artworks Donated By Council

Sixty schools are to benefit from hundreds of artworks, donated by a county council which is having a clear-out of its collection. Hertfordshire schools...

Pasadena’s Craftsman Heritage In The Spotlight November 1st – 3rd

Featuring the rich Craftsman style heritage of Southern California, the city of Pasadena, CA will show off its craftsman neighborhoods, host a bevy of...

Alex Chinneck Gives The UK’s Iconic Red Post Box A Twist

Knotted red post boxes have started popping up on the streets of England’s Margate, Sheffield and London – part of a surreal new series...

Keith Haring Mural Cut Out Of New York Stairwell Heads To...

For a time, a crucifix hung on the wall of the Grace House lobby. Then, in the early 1980s, something else took its place:...

Banksy – Gross Domestic Product Store – Open Now!

Straight out of the gate, several rules for the homeware store set a semi-serious tone for the buyers, perhaps aimed at putting off the...

Cyprus’ Graffiti Paints A Rich And Complex Picture Of A Society...

All too often, graffiti is categorised as either art or vandalism, when in fact it’s so much more than that. When read with special attention, graffiti...

Art Dealer Hildegard Bachert, Who Championed Käthe Kollwitz And Grandma Moses,...

Hildegard Bachert, an indefatigable art dealer who brought to the fore Grandma Moses, Paula Modersohn-Becker, Käthe Kollwitz, and other under-known artists through her 80-year career at New...

From Smithson’s Spiral Jetty To A Mordant Trump Nutcracker Figure

Off Rozel Point on the shore of the Great Salt Lake in Utah, a masterpiece by the Land Art pioneer Robert Smithson (1938-1973) is...

Artcurial to offer a Tahitian masterpiece by Paul Gauguin

PARIS (AFP).- It has always been assumed that Edgar Degas worked in the wings and rehearsal rooms of the Paris Opera to produce his staggering...

Rowing The Future: The New Issue Of Crafts Magazine Is Out...

Japanese artist Kazuhito Takadoi tells us about weaving with harvested grasses and branches, German wood turner Ernst Gamperl discusses his ten-year tribute to one...

Mr Cenz “Soul Searching” Solo Show @ NYC’s 212 Arts –...

Today is the debut show of London based artist Mr Cenz from 6:00-9:30 pm at 212 Arts, 523 East 12th Street in New York!...

Hull Three Ships Mural: Open Letter Calls For BHS Mosaic To...

An open letter calling for a giant mural in Hull not to be demolished has been signed by dozens of artists, including actor Sir...

At Hong Kong Protests, Art That Imitates Life

Soon after a woman in Hong Kong was hit in the eye at a protest, her likeness began circulating as a meme on internet...

The Prado Museum Turns 200 With A Celebration Of Spain’s Turbulent...

The Prado was not designed to be one of the world’s great art galleries. But as it celebrates its 200th anniversary this year, Spain’s...

Paul Mccartney Has Donated A Remarkable Trove Of Pictures Taken By...

On the heels of the first UK presentation of a retrospective dedicated to the photographs of Linda McCartney at the Kelvingrove Art Gallery and...

Queen Bees From Cornwall Give Pierre Huyghe’s Malta Sculpture A Buzz

Visitors to Valletta, Malta, can ponder on a buzzy new installation created by the French artist Pierre Huyghe whose Exomind (Deep Water) piece is...

Japanese Artist Kazuhito Takadoi On Weaving With Nature

What childhood experiences have influenced your work today? My family lived just outside the city of Nagoya, in Japan, surrounded by paddy fields and woodland,...

Scholars Weave Craft Into The Art History Canon At College Art...

Has the time come for craft to be accepted into the art canon? The unprecedented number of panels devoted to the topic at the...

A Guide To The Craftsman Gala’s Live And Silent Auctions

The Craftsman Gala, the museum’s most important annual fundraiser, is set for this Saturday, October 12, during Stickley Weekend. Not able to attend? The...

ARTnews In Brief: RISD Adds New Board Members, and More from...

RISD Adds New Board Members, Including Shepard Fairey The Rhode Island School of Design has named six new trustees to its board: Gabrielle Bullock, Norman...

Degas And His Dancers: New Show At Musee D’Orsay Demolishes Myth

It has always been assumed that Edgar Degas worked in the wings and rehearsal rooms of the Paris Opera to produce his staggering pictures...

Artist in Motion: Tia Halliday

Tia Halliday will be hosting a Salon Series at Glenbow on August 8 – an intimate and sure-to-be illuminating experience that will delve into...

Alex Chinneck Gives The UK’s Iconic Red Post Box A Twist

Knotted red post boxes have started popping up on the streets of England’s Margate, Sheffield and London – part of a surreal new series...
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