Art News

GalleryFebruary 13, 2020
"A Perfect Storm" is an apt expression for the urgent and unresolved challenges of global warming, pollution, climate change, and many more environmental problems that have become a reality for…
At LargeFebruary 13, 2020

African American artists have contributed to this nation’s cultural landscape throughout its history. In honor of African American History Month, we are highlighting ten African American artists you should know more about. From colonial to modern times and realistic portraiture to minimalistic…

MuseumFebruary 13, 2020
To celebrate Mary Quant’s 90th birthday, the V&A announces that its exhibition, Mary Quant, has welcomed 400,000 visitors, making it the museum’s third most popular fashion exhibition ever, after…
MuseumFebruary 12, 2020
Whether it was a short journey or a long one, a temporary visit or a permanent relocation, artists’ mobility had a considerable impact not only on their practice but also on their understanding of…
AuctionFebruary 10, 2020

Setting a new world record for the artist, one of Art Deco’s most prominent artists, Tamara de Lempicka, lead Christie’s recent Impressionist and Modern Art Evening Sale on February 5. Portrait de Marjorie Ferry sold for $21,164,000, marking the first time a female artist has…

MuseumFebruary 10, 2020
Few artists in Chinese history have proven as enigmatic as Qiu Ying (c. 1494–c.1552), whose life and art reveal a series of paradoxes.
FairFebruary 07, 2020
Numerous factors informed this decision, including fundamental concern for the health and safety of all those working at and attending the fair; the severe logistical challenges facing the build-out…
At LargeFebruary 06, 2020
Salvador Dalí: Gardens of the Mind will showcase mind-bending floral artworks, anchored by his fantastical series of color lithographs, Flordalí, at the Marie Selby Botanical Gardens in Sarasota,…
MuseumFebruary 05, 2020
To commemorate the 40th anniversary of the great eruption of Mount St. Helens in 1980, the Portland Art Museum presents Volcano! Mount St. Helens in Art, an exhibition examining artists’ responses to…
MuseumFebruary 04, 2020
The use of platinum was quickly embraced by both professional and amateur photographers alike and helped to establish photography as a fine art.