Art In America

Larry Clark

In his book Tulsa (1971), Larry Clark infamously wrote: "Once the needle goes in it never comes out." At that point he was almost a decade removed from shooting amphetamine every day as a teenager.

Pantheon of the Anteater

In the first installment of a two-part article, the author recounts his experience taking a free art criticism course taught by David Salle at Bruce High Quality Foundation University, New York.

When Is Art?

"Where and when is the time in the history of art?" So begins Keith Moxey's long-awaited theoretical treatise, Visual Time: The Image in History.

Armory Show 2014 Exhibitor List Announced

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).

Art Basel Miami Beach Announces Exhibitor List

Art Basel has announced the 258 galleries that will participate in the 12th edition of Art Basel in Miami Beach (Dec. 5-Dec. 8), the glitzy art fair that draws celebrities, dealers, artists and collectors from around the globe to the Miami Beach...

Timeline: 100 Years of Art in America

Over the past century, Art in America has developed from a small specialized journal to a major voice in the rapidly changing contemporary art world. To celebrate the magazine's 100-year anniversary, we look back at the milestones that helped define...

Paris Photo Comes to Los Angeles

The Californian spring fair aims to provide a counterpoint to the saturated calendar of fairs in New York and Miami Beach. At 73 exhibitors, including galleries and book dealers, participation was considerably less than the 128 galleries and 23 book...

Armory Show Announces 2013 Exhibitors

The fair is divided into two sections, both on the piers along the Hudson River, on Manhattan's West Side. The Armory Show - Contemporary will be housed at Pier 94, The Armory Show - Modern on Pier 92. The participants are listed below, by pier.

The Art Show Announces 2013 Exhibitors

The 25th edition of the Art Show will take place at New York's Park Avenue Armory Mar. 6-10. Organized by the Art Dealers Association of America, the fair has run for 25 years and will feature 72 galleries next year.

Biggest Contemporary Art Auction at Christie’s New York, Again

In May, the auction house hosted what was then the most valuable contemporary art auction, which totaled $388 million, including a Rothko that became the highest-selling work of postwar art at $86.8 million. Last night's sale came one night after...

The Top Picks at ABC

A low-key cheerful mood prevails at the attractively regrouped and revamped abc Art Berlin Contemporary, which opened at Station Berlin in the city's Kreuzberg neighborhood [through Sept. 16]. As the organizers explained to the press, whom they...

Art Basel Miami Beach Announces Lineup

The fair takes place Dec. 6-9 at the Miami Beach Convention Center and is divided into the Art Galleries section (comprising 201 exhibitors, modern and contemporary), Art Nova (comprising 40 younger galleries showing artworks dating from the last...

Melissa Brown

Utilizing idiosyncratic techniques that are both playful and strategic, New York-based Melissa Brown has transformed traditional landscape painting into a magical meditation on form and perception. For "Palisades," her sweeping study of the...

The ADAA Art Show Top 10

The Art Show, the annual event on view this weekend, Mar. 7–11, at the Park Avenue Armory at 67 Street in New York, put on by the Art Dealers Association of America, is nothing more and nothing less than an unapologetic, self-congratulatory...

Mathew Cerletty

Since the early 2000s, Mathew Cerletty has been earnestly stretching the possibilities of figurative painting while cleverly subverting much of what we have come to expect from both realism and hyperrealism. Transitioning from his early,...

A Kinder, Gentler Art World When Galleries Share?

Amid the gossip of this artist leaving that gallery, or that dealer snatching away this hot young artist, a kinder, gentler trend has quietly emerged. Galleries are jointly representing or mounting exhibitions of a single artist Currently, works by...

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