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After one of Nobuyoshi Araki's collaborators came forward with her story of exploitation, we spoke to other women about the realities of being a muse.
At a wall-to-wall packed opening at the Grey Art Gallery, photographer/ filmmaker / musician John Cohen held court in front
NEW HAMPSHIRE Eric Carle Museum, Hampshire College, Amherst MA. This homage to the man who brought A Very Hungry Caterpillar
Opening Reception: Thursday, February 25, 6-8PM Anna Zorina Gallery will be presenting the solo exhibition, Fire on Fire
A house with a one-of-a-kind pedigree will soon hit the auction block in Los Angeles. Built in 1939 -- the same year as Fallingwater -- it was designed by Frank Lloyd Wright, its construction supervised by a young John Lautner.
It is said that when the Italian Renaissance artist Verrocchio saw the work of his student, Leonardo da Vinci, he decided to quit painting since he knew that his work had certainly been surpassed.
Two exhibits of my work, Oil and Water and Re/Viewing the American Landscape are currently on view at Blue Water Fine Arts in Port Clyde, Maine. I've been spending summers painting in Maine for close to forty years and exhibiting there for over thirty.
It does not come as a surprise that in times of the 'selfie', portraiture as an artistic genre seems to be a casualty. The thing is that painting portraits takes far too long. We just cannot hold our attention for that long.
Do you consider long and hard before purchasing a piece or do you buy on impulse? Does your collection have a particular historic or geographic focus or does it follow the whims of your personal taste?
How subjects are depicted within art -- through coloration and composition -- allows us an honest glimpse into society's view of them, especially in the case of marginalized or underrepresented populations.
As we mark the start of the 2015 season, we've collected some of the most outstanding group exhibitions currently on view around the world, from Beirut to Beijing.
Paws & Claws at the Cultural Council of Palm Beach County is a twenty-first century take on the historically significant subject of pets and other seemingly benign animals in art.
The onset of winter in Los Angeles feels more like spring anywhere else. After a few days of long-awaited rain, the hills were starting to show new green growth for the first time after a scorching dry summer.
The magazine has a history of supporting the arts, and for many years it featured artwork of respected American Artists as their covers.
With 38,000 square feet of exhibition space, it's small by museum standards. The Colby Museum's significance comes from both the outsized role that Maine has played in the history of American art.
"Landscapes" is the title of the current solo show of the American painter Alex Katz at the museum Haus Konstruktiv in Zürich
For more by J. Michael Welton, go to http://architectsandartisans.com His work is significant because it records his connections
Henry Varnum Poor, grandnephew of the money man who founded Standard & Poor's, was a painter of landscapes, portraits and still lifes, as well as an accomplished, if self-taught, ceramicist (and self-taught architect).
Katz often focuses on fashion and advertising, a field of study that has earned him the occasional frustrated critic. Writing
More often than not, our cultural heroes are barely of drinking age when they make their mark: Orson Welles was 25 when he