While much of the attention during Miami Art Week may go to the Art Basel Miami Beach (ABMB) fair, with its celebrity visitors and millions of dollars' worth of sales, other fairs and nonprofits are drawing crowds and offering various art experiences.
During the early hours of the VIP preview at Art Basel Miami Beach today, rapper Sean Combs, dressed in all black and wearing shades, was seen browsing the aisles with his entourage. Most art-fair purchases are not cash and carry. But Combs was...
The December issue of A.i.A. hosts the Rob Pruitt Art Awards, a partly tongue-in-cheek celebration of artists, exhibitions and curators, founded by the New York-based artist in 2009.
One of the art world's biggest commercial roundups, the Art Basel Miami Beach (ABMB) fair, has its 12th edition this week (Dec. 5-8). Last year, the fair brought 50,000 attendees. This year, ABMB comes on the heels of record-setting auctions in New...
The exhibitor list has been announced for the 16th edition of the Armory Show art fair, to be held on Piers 92 and 94 on Manhattan's West Side (Mar. 6-9).
German-born auctioneer Tobias Meyer is resigning from his position as head of Sotheby's contemporary art department worldwide after 20 years with the company.
New York's Whitney Museum of American Art has announced the list of 103 artists to be included in its 2014 biennial (Mar. 7-May 25).
Sotheby's New York achieved its highest auction total ever last night, selling $380.6 million worth of postwar and contemporary art, led by a $105.4 million Warhol.
Christie's New York achieved the highest total in auction history Tuesday at its postwar and contemporary art sale, which totaled $691.6 million, near the high estimate for the night.
A lawsuit by two founders of New York's Dia Art Foundation aims to block the sale of 27 works of art worth as much as $20 million at an auction at Sotheby's on Wednesday.
Museum watchers scratched their heads in July, when Bonnie Clearwater announced that, after 18 years, she would leave the Museum of Contemporary Art North Miami, where she was director and chief curator.
"A billion-dollar contemporary art sale will happen soon enough," Christie's specialist Koji Inoue told A.i.A. at a press preview.
A group of 14 modernist works by artists including Moholy-Nagy, Picabia and Giacomo Balla buoyed Sotheby's Impressionist and modern art evening sale last night after two nights of doldrums at Christie's.
Despite the presence of big names like Picasso and van Gogh, and notwithstanding a record set for an Alberto Giacometti oil, Christie's New York got the fall auction season off to a lackluster start last night.
This fall will see some new projects in New York and the closing of one Lower East Side gallery.
He replaces Colin B. Bailey, who left in March to become director of the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco.
A group of 14 rare modernist works by artists including Picabia, Moholy-Nagy and Mondrian is expected to ring up for as much as $92 million at auction next week at Sotheby's New York. These paintings, coming from an unnamed European seller, will be...
A New York State Supreme Court judge has ruled in favor of New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art in a pair of lawsuits, allowing it to charge admission, as it has done for decades.