Art In America

Los Angeles Commissions Glenn Kaino for Public Artwork

Los Angeles has commissioned artist Glenn Kaino to create a major public artwork as part of the Sixth Street Viaduct Replacement Project. Also known as the Sixth Street Bridge, the Sixth Street Viaduct is one of 14 historic structures crossing the...

Verbatim: Ann Hirsch

"'Muffy' is about adolescent and childhood sexuality. The works come out of my own early sexual thoughts, feelings and inclinations, which were greatly influenced by pop culture, the Internet, my home life and my dreams."

The New New Face: Amalia Ulman

Her practice a diverse mix of painting, sculpture, phone apps and Skype lectures, artist Amalia Ulman is a keen explorer of what she describes as the "bland" or "middlebrow" aesthetic.

Ukrainian Art, Post-Kleptocracy

Given the headlines from Ukraine over the past half-year-with Kiev's Independence Square, also known as Maidan, seeing months of protests and violence lead to President Viktor Yanukovych fleeing the country in February, followed by Russia's widely...

Heidi Bucher

h this show, Swiss artist Heidi Bucher (1926-1993) finally returns to the United States, her works on exhibit outside of Europe for the first time in 40 years.

Corporate Aesthetics: Dora Budor

In an update of those Beuysian/Warholian bromides of yesteryear—everyone being an artist or having 15 minutes of fame, or both—everyone today is a content creator.

Corporate Aesthetics: Aleksandra Mir and Corporate Mentality

Published in 2003, her book Corporate Mentality is certainly a time capsule of the cultural economy at the turn of the millennium, but also provides a prescient guide to today's world, awash as it is in arts management graduate degree programs and...

Guy Ben-Ner

With the exhibition "Soundtrack," Israeli artist Guy Ben-Ner returned to New York with his first show since 2010's "Second Nature."

Frieze New York Reaches Agreement With Unions

Frieze New York has reached an agreement with unions following a dispute over hiring practices, as confirmed by a press representative of Teamsters Joint Council 16.

Paulo Bruscky

Five decades of work comprise "Art is Our Last Hope," Brazilian artist Paulo Bruscky's first solo show in the U.S.

Nightclubbing in the Library: Danceteria Lounge Recreated at NYU

Titled the GoNightclubbing Video Lounge, the installation (through May 31) is a re-creation of the original Danceteria Video Lounge, located in the eponymous nightclub, which was famed for its confluence of punk rock musicians and downtown artists...

Sheila Gallagher

Feeling as though our secular materialist culture has lost its hold on spiritual experience?

Verbatim: Rashaad Newsome

I'm from New Orleans, and vogue is a very East Coast thing. My first time seeing it was at a b-boy party in New Orleans; someone from New York was there and he vogued. When I moved to New York in 2000 I lived in an all black queer collective—by...

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