Chuck Close

After HuffPost first reported on allegations of sexual harassment against the artist, museums around the world are left pondering what to do with his work.
Artist Julia Fox was honored to model for Close. Then, she says, he told her, "Your p***y looks delicious."
"We are thrilled to welcome the legendary Gaetano Pesce to The Setai and are honored to feature his site-specific installation
A version of this post also appears on Gossip Central. Leonardo DiCaprio's Before the Flood, a documentary exploring this
For Guild Hall curator Christina Strassfield, a show on minimalism was a no brainer. Currently on view in two large galleries, stark works in sand colors, geometrics, in brown felt material, in bright neon, the exhibition displays art from the collection of Bridgehampton resident Leonard Ruggio, whose passion is minimalism, a midcentury movement that challenges our notions of the types of materials can be used in art, and in fact our traditional notions of beauty.
"When I was very young, I sold my work just to make a living," but as the artist Arman got older - he died in 2005 at the
Everbody Knows . . . Elizabeth Murray premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival's closing weekend. Even as the artist Elizabeth
New York City's chilly winter temperatures can make it a challenge to stage a photo shoot outdoors, and renting indoor studio space can get expensive. Galleries and museums with tolerant photography policies provide an amazing, creative option.
Do you have a project worth publishing? This is perhaps the most important first step. Answer this question not only with
Obtaining self-mastery or enlightenment during Frieze week is not an easy mission. Frieze Art Fair New York poses many challenges for art dealers, artists, collectors and its boosters, known as patrons. Most of this is psychological.
But, even before the '90s, amateur photography was upheld by thinkers such as Barthe, whose Camera Lucida considers family
Casey Kelbaugh, driven through a need for community and the gathering of creative minds, created Slideluck in Seattle fourteen years ago in the small backyard of his home, encouraging attendees to bring home-cooked meals and load slides of their work upon arrival.
"In general, I think resale royalties is a pretty good idea," said painter Chuck Close, who with other artists and artists
But what is great about editions and multiples, is that they are meant to be more accessible and fun. These often whimsical objects can lend a breath of creativity to the more functional areas of life -- like kitchenware, rugs, jewelry and furniture.
A version of this post also appears on Gossip Central. One of our supreme portraitists, he may be our most gregarious. Close
I have pieces on my walls that I bought for $5, ones given to me as gifts, those I found while traveling, some that once hung in my parents' home, a few I made myself, several made by friends... and even, yes, a couple I bought at galleries.
Once you get a glimpse of Eugene Reznik's black-and-white photographs, it's hard to get them out of your mind. Slanted lines
Chuck Close begins with a photograph, which is then overlaid with a grid and meticulously translated, cell by cell, into
In order to unify the theory of the large -- general relativity -- with the theory of the small -- quantum mechanics -- physicists had to examine the properties of spacetime on the tiniest scales. And here is where the problem arose.