Yinka Shonibare Loves a Paradox

Behind Nigerian-British artist Yinka Shonibare CBE RA’s whimsical artistry lies a maverick that loves to…

Khari Turner’s Dramatic Paintings Navigate Murky Waters

After a sojourn of painting in the same building as Karin Mamma Andersson, one of…

CITYarts Celebrates 33 Years with a Back to Life Gala and “Making a Difference Through the Arts” Awards

  Tuesday night, the public arts and education nonprofit CITYarts brought together artists, collectors, and…

Femme Reigns Supreme in “The Ecstasy of Saint Britney” at Ceysson & Bénétière

“When did femme become evil?” asks curator Francesca Pessarelli in The Ecstasy of Saint Britney,…

Two Collectives are Using Instagram to Diversify the World of Film

  Aware of the limits of the traditional film canon, Isra Al Kassi, the Swedish…

Amidst Market Meltdown 14 Street Artists Launch “Free of Crypto” NFTs

While the traditional art world has all eyes on Switzerland and Art Basel, the NFT…

Revisiting Artist Pritika Chowdhry’s Oeuvre for the 75th Anniversary of India’s Partition

For multimedia artist Pritika Chowdhry, there is something wrong with contemporary approaches to monumentalization. A grandchild…

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The Elephant in Greenwich Village: Provocative Public Art

When the NYC Parks Department announced they would remove a number of animal sculptures from…

Ineffective Laws Have Made Sex Workers and Visual Artists Uncanny Bedfellows

  “Vienna Strips on OnlyFans” was the cheeky and odd title for a protest exhibition…

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Akshita Gandhi Challenges British Audiences in her ‘Love Letter’ to Mumbai

  A dynamic transformation of everyday cityscapes is on display at The Nehru Centre in…

Catherine Haggarty
Elusive Cats Abound in Catherine Haggarty’s “Living” Interiors

Recalling a memory is much like a game of telephone. The details change, confidence in…

“Too Much of Everything” an Interview with Matthias van Arkel

  Over a spread of brioche and raspberry jam, the Stockholm-based artist Matthias Van Arkel…

Memoria: On Apichatpong Weerasethakul’s Surreal Meditation

When orchid specialist Jessica, played by Tilda Swinton, visits her ailing sister in Colombia, she…

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Maureen O’Leary Addresses Ireland’s 1916 Easter Rising at NYU’s Kimmel Windows Gallery

In 1916, a member of the Irish Republican Brotherhood (IRB), a revolutionary group, organized Ireland’s…

Yinka Shonibare
A Swedish Royal Foundation Presents Work by Yinka Shonibare in Open-Air Sculpture Park

In June, the Princess Estelle Cultural Foundation will present a new sculpture by British-Nigerian artist…

Revisiting Abortion Activism: ‘Abortion Stories 2022’ This Weekend at Tompkins Square Park and Cindy Rucker Gallery

  During the past few days, public outcry and abortion advocacy have surged since POLITICO…

The Garment District Alliance Unveils New Public Art Works Inspired by Healing

Chelsea Hrynick Browne is no stranger to public art. The mixed media, abstract artist has…

Editors’ Picks: Stockholm Art Week

An annual celebration of Stockholm’s vital art scene, Stockholm Art Week features art fairs, pop-up…