Among the items assessed to be "priceless" at Monday's auction to benefit the Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art (MASS MoCA) were a pair of bicycles-his and hers, with bell and basket-"bedazzled" with phrases by Jenny Holzer. "Mostly you should…Read more
Artists, editors, critics and designers gathered on Wednesday to celebrate A.i.A.’s October 2014 issue, which focuses on the intersection of contemporary art and graphic design. The issue sports a cover by Robert Gober on the occasion of his…Read more
Today is David Bowie Day in Chicago, Mayor Rahm Emanuel has declared, and it was a very Bowie night there on Saturday, as revelers celebrated the exhibition "David Bowie Is," a multimedia exhibition at the Museum of Contemporary Art (MCA) devoted to…Read more
Colorado's Aspen Art Museum celebrated its new $45-million, 33,000-square-foot Shigeru Ban-designed building this weekend, and raised $3 million over the four days of its 10th annual ArtCrush summer benefit (July 30-Aug. 1).
The festivities started with…Read more
Artists, curators, collectors and designers gathered at the Glass House for the annual summer party, which raised funds to support the institution's programs and preservation projects.
Built between 1949 and 1995 by architect Philip Johnson, the…Read more
Monica Lewinsky, along with artists like Cindy Sherman and actors like John Turturro, turned out at Cipriani Wall Street last night to honor artist Robert Longo at a fundraiser for the art and performance venue the Kitchen. Also in attendance were…Read more
Five hundred architecture and design luminaries attended the spring party for New York's Van Alen Institute last night at the High Line Hotel. In attendance were architects such as Elizabeth Diller, Charles Renfro and Toshiko Mori, and art-world figures…Read more
Artists, museum directors and art dealers were among the more than 800 people who trekked to Columbia County, N.Y., on Saturday for the opening of dealer Jack Shainman's new venue The School, a 30,000-square-foot renovated former high school in…Read more
The 46th annual Party in the Garden at New York's Museum of Modern Art—this year honoring actor Daniel Craig, Oscar-winning filmmaker Steve McQueen (Twelve Years a Slave, Shame, Hunger) and MoMA trustee Maja Oeri, heir to the Roche pharmaceutical…Read more
Artists, actors and collectors converged on sunny Greenwich, Conn., Sunday to celebrate artist Dan Colen's exhibition "Help!", which opened at the Brant Foundation Art Study Center, founded by A.i.A. chairman Peter Brant. Featuring paintings, sculptures…Read more
New York public art organization Creative Time raised $1.3 million at its spring gala last night while celebrating artist Kara Walker. In the cavernous interior of the disused Domino Sugar Factory, overlooking the East River in the Williamsburg section…Read more
Under the neoclassical rotunda at Midtown Manhattan's Gotham Hall last night, Maine's Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture raised $700,000 and handed out its annual awards. [Update: The dinner raised an additional $200,000 to support Skowhegan's…Read more