Art In America

Subodh Gupta Finds Inner Quiet

Endlessly fascinated by everyday objects and the intimate rituals of Indian home life, Subodh Gupta has produced a new series of subdued and contemplative works. The soft-spoken 46-year-old artist is known for creating glitzy installations made from...

Sotheby's Auction Preview: Fernando Botero

Despite critical oversight, the demand for Botero's work is only growing, says Carmen Melián, director of Sotheby's Latin American department. Melián tells A.i.A. that "the fastest growing segment of his market is coming from the emerging...

Jimmie Durham Talks Teeth With Orozco

Artist Jimmie Durham once created a collaborative sculpture with Gabriel Orozco that established a tone of sacrifice and renewal which would continue in Durham work. It was years ago, in New York, and the work involved a bag of buttons and a few of...

Mexican Hospitality at Slim's Soumaya

In Latin American very few collectors have built private museums to house their collections. So visitors to Mexico City last week for the eighth Zona Maco art fair [Apr. 6–10] were eagerly awaiting the opening of the Soumaya, the new museum built by...

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