Category: Art World

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Barcelona’s Iconic Sagrada Familia Basilica to Add New Stairway, Against Objections from Locals

Barcelona’s Iconic Sagrada Familia Basilica to Add New...

The iconic structure has famously been under construction since 1882, with a projected...

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The New York Day Sales: Highlights and Records from Modern and Contemporary Auctions

The New York Day Sales: Highlights and Records from Modern...

New records were set for Ruth Asawa, Julie Curtiss, Jaume Plensa, and more. Read...

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Donna De Salvo, Former Whitney Museum Deputy Director, Heads to Dia Art Foundation

Donna De Salvo, Former Whitney Museum Deputy Director,...

The foundation is rapidly expanding in New York. Read More The post Donna De Salvo,...

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See Masterpieces from Jayne Wrightsman’s Historic Bequest to the Metropolitan Museum of Art

See Masterpieces from Jayne Wrightsman’s Historic Bequest...

The bequest includes more than 375 paintings, sculptures, works on paper, decorative...

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Shhhhh! Engineering Tricks Provide Secret Spaces for Peace and Quiet at the New MoMA

Shhhhh! Engineering Tricks Provide Secret Spaces for Peace...

The acoustic engineering firm Cerami & Associates has designed innovative ways...

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Robust Sotheby’s Contemporary Sale Sets Four Records, A Keith Haring Mural Sells for $3.86 M. at Bonhams, and More: Morning Links from November 15, 2019

Robust Sotheby’s Contemporary Sale Sets Four Records, A...

Here's what we're reading this morning. Read More The post Robust Sotheby’s Contemporary...

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Parrish Art Museum Acquires 64 Works by Famed Cartoonist Saul Steinberg

Parrish Art Museum Acquires 64 Works by Famed Cartoonist...

Many of the works, including rarely exhibited wallpapers and fabrics by the artist,...

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Abstract Expressionism Leads Sotheby’s Contemporary Sale in New York, with $30.1 M. Willem de Kooning Topping Market-Affirming $270.7 M. Total

Abstract Expressionism Leads Sotheby’s Contemporary Sale...

Four artist records were set, and notable sales included Charles White, Kerry James...

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KAWS Mania, Buying Frenzy Over Julie Curtiss Painting Punctuate $108.1 M. Phillips 20th-Century and Contemporary Sale with ‘Measured’ Bidding

KAWS Mania, Buying Frenzy Over Julie Curtiss Painting Punctuate...

A new record was set for Sean Scully, and a Basquiat painting led the auction. Read...

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Artemisia Gentileschi Painting Sells for $6.1 M., Setting New Auction Record

Artemisia Gentileschi Painting Sells for $6.1 M., Setting...

The artist's pictures of women rebelling against men in power have become timely....

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Ashley James Makes History as First Black Curator Hired by Guggenheim Museum

Ashley James Makes History as First Black Curator Hired...

She was the lead curator of the Brooklyn Museum's presentation of "Soul of a Nation."...

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Shanghai’s Profile Is Rising. How Long Before It Becomes the Go-To Art City in China?

Shanghai’s Profile Is Rising. How Long Before It Becomes...

"Energy had been building up," one dealer said during Shanghai Art Week. Read More...

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New York Gallery Files Suit to Block Return of Ancient Artifact to Italy

New York Gallery Files Suit to Block Return of Ancient...

The bust—dubbed Head of Alexander the Great—was seized last February from the New...

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Venetian Museums and Galleries Shutter As Unprecedented Flooding Leaves Most of City Underwater

Venetian Museums and Galleries Shutter As Unprecedented...

A Biennale spokesperson said that the exhibitions on view had suffered "no major...

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Frieze Los Angeles Reveals Exhibitors, L.A.-Focused Section for 2020 Edition

Frieze Los Angeles Reveals Exhibitors, L.A.-Focused Section...

Goodman Gallery, Skarstedt, and Gavin Brown's Enterprise are among the first-time...

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