CAMP wins Nam June Paik Art Center Prize 2020 – Announcements

Prize Ceremony and Discuss: November 20, 2020 on-line Nam June Paik Artwork Heart 10 Paiknamjune-ro, Giheung-gu, Yongin-si Gyeonggi-do 17068Korea Hours: Tuesday–Sunday 10am–6pm [email protected] www.njpartcenter.kr Twitter / Fb / Instagram Nam June Paik Artwork Heart is happy to announce that the jury has chosen CAMP (Mumbai) because the winner of the Nam June Paik Artwork Heart Prize 2020. CAMP is a collaborative studio based in 2007 by Shaina Anand, Ashok Sukumaran […]

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Steal and repeat: why art gets stolen time and again

Steal and repeat: why art gets stolen time and again

Thieves exterior the Munch Museum in Oslo POLICE/AFP through Getty Pictures Frans Hals’s Two Laughing Boys with a Mug of Beer (round 1626) was not too long ago stolen for the third time in as many a long time, making it the newest high-profile work to change into a repeat sufferer of seemingly focused thefts. However, when it’s notoriously troublesome to promote on well-known works even on the black market, […]

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Is It Street Wear or Is It Art?

Is It Street Wear or Is It Art?

Because the variety of deserted storefronts and closed shops continues to mount, the as soon as unremarkable exercise of purchasing at brick-and-mortar shops can really feel like actuality askew — like a stroll via the Twilight Zone. As this glum new regular turns into, effectively, the norm, indicators of life might be nearly as jarring. Take, for example, a pair of storefront home windows on Beverly Boulevard in West Hollywood. […]

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Brexit: The art of compromise

Brexit: The art of compromise

The so-called October shock is a phenomenon related to US Presidential elections. Within the frenetic local weather of Washington DC the place shock is likely one of the few constants it’s arduous to think about any single occasion dramatically shifting the electoral consequence within the present political maelstrom. One yr in the past, only a week earlier than a decisive assembly of the European Council on Brexit, the EU had […]

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University of Denver’s “Mask” show turns COVID-19 masks into art

University of Denver's "Mask" show turns COVID-19 masks into art

Scottie Burgess, “For Our Unseen Smiles,” 2020, made out of bamboo, twine and acetate, on the “Masks” exhibit on the Vicki Myhren Gallery on the College of Denver, October 2020. (Offered by the Vicki Myhren Gallery) The brand new “Masks” exhibition on the Vicki Myrhen Gallery means that all of us have a selection in how we get by way of the present pandemic that’s upending our lives: We will […]

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‘I worked in horror films. Now I’m an undertaker’: arts workers who had to find new jobs | Stage

Outrage ... the government-backed ad.

Last week, Rishi Sunak’s misreported remark that folks within the arts ought to think about retraining rightly precipitated widespread uproar. He has since clarified that he had meant throughout employment typically, although a authorities advert from 2019 suggesting {that a} ballerina ought to retrain in tech, precipitated widespread fury on Monday as arts organisations came upon whether or not or not they’d been chosen for a DCMS grant. Outrage … […]

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What The MFA’s Delayed Basquiat Show Tells Us About The Future Of Art Exhibitions

Liz Munsell, curator of contemporary art at the MFA, stands beside "Untitled (Fun Fridge)" by Jean‑Michel Basquiat. (Jesse Costa/WBUR)

The pandemic has modified, effectively, looks as if nearly every part. That features the humanities and the way audiences can interact with tradition. This week, WBUR’s arts reporters are inspecting how just a few totally different artwork varieties are being made and displayed in Boston. First cease, the Museum of Wonderful Arts to learn how COVID-19 is impacting what guests will see on its partitions for the foreseeable future. On […]

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MoMA Board Chair Leon Black Under Fire for Giving More Than $50 Million to Jeffrey Epstein + Other Stories

MoMA Board Chair Leon Black Under Fire for Giving More Than $50 Million to Jeffrey Epstein + Other Stories

Artwork Business Information is a each day digest of probably the most consequential developments popping out of the artwork world and artwork market. Right here’s what it’s essential to know on this Tuesday, October 13. NEED-TO-READ Museum of the Yr Award Is Cut up Between 5 Establishments – The UK’s prestigious Museum of the Yr award is being cut up 5 methods this yr as an growing variety of establishments […]

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Lauren Fensterstock’s Dazzling Comet Orbits Into The Smithsonian American Art Museum

Courtesy Claire Oliver Gallery. Photo by Luc Demers

Lauren Fensterstock ‘The totality of time lusters the nightfall’ (element) (2020) glass, Swarovski … [+] crystal, quartz, obsidian, onyx, hematite, paper, Plexiglas, wooden, cement, lath, and blended media, dimensions variable Courtesy Claire Oliver Gallery. Picture by Luc Demers Swarovski crystal, quartz, obsidian, onyx, hematite, glittering glass, paper, plexiglass, wooden, cement, and lath, converge in a transcendental, labyrinthine large-scale set up that conveys the prowess of the cosmos and contemplates the […]

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Bruce Lee’s daughter tells us how the martial arts master found enlightenment

Bruce Lee's daughter tells us how the martial arts master found enlightenment

Bruce Lee in “Enter the Dragon.” Photograph: The Criterion Assortment Bruce Lee left behind a legacy of motion. The movie clips and nonetheless pictures from his brief life helped make the martial arts a popular culture phenomenon in America. He was the fearless warrior whose approach of being was an inspiration to establishments from the UFC to the Wu-Tang Clan. However physicality wasn’t the one a part of Lee’s persona. […]

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