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(RED) Auction in Miami Raises $10.5 Million for the Fight Against AIDS (RED) Auction in Miami Raises $10.5 Million for the Fight Against AIDS

The third (RED) auction raised a total $10.5 million including matching funds by The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to support the fight against AIDS. Curated by art and architecture stars Theaster Gates and Sir David Adjaye in collaboration...

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(RED) Auction in Miami Raises $10.5 Million for the Fight Against AIDS

When Art Created by Artificial Intelligence Sells, Who Gets Paid? When Art Created by Artificial Intelligence Sells, Who Gets Paid?

Christie’s auctioned off an artificial intelligence (AI) artwork for the first time this past October, hard on the heels of a pioneering all-AI art exhibition held at New Delhi gallery Nature Morte. While the market is eager to move...

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When Art Created by Artificial Intelligence Sells, Who Gets Paid?

Mr. Brainwash, Banksy’s over-the-top Protégé, was back in New York with a New Show Mr. Brainwash, Banksy’s over-the-top Protégé, was back in New York with a New Show

The exhibition’s proceeds will benefit a throat and neck cancer charity.   Eight years after the self-propelled rise to fame of street artist Thierry Guetta, aka Mr. Brainwash, was documented in Banksy’s Exit Through the Gift Shop documentary, the...

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Mr. Brainwash, Banksy’s over-the-top Protégé, was back in New York with a New Show

8 Important Art Terms You Should Know 8 Important Art Terms You Should Know

The words we use to talk about art can often seem opaque—and not just when they take the form of foreign languages like French and German. Yet this lexicon is an invaluable tool to have in your arsenal when...

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8 Important Art Terms You Should Know

Want to Get Rich Buying Art? Invest in Women! Want to Get Rich Buying Art? Invest in Women!

More than ever, female artists are breaking sales records and being recognized for their role in important art movements.   Once, when asked about discrimination against female artists, the Abstract Expressionist Lee Krasner said the bias was as old...

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Want to Get Rich Buying Art? Invest in Women!

How Jenny Saville Changed the Way We View the Female Form in Painting How Jenny Saville Changed the Way We View the Female Form in Painting

British artist Jenny Saville became famous for paintings that render female flesh on a monumental scale. Her canvases, often larger than 6 by 6 feet, magnify the raw details of embodied experience: large, drooping breasts; pregnant bellies and flab;...

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How Jenny Saville Changed the Way We View the Female Form in Painting

Sotheby’s Contemporary Art Sales Fetch $91.5 Million, as Banksy’s Famous Painting Self-Destructs Live Sotheby’s Contemporary Art Sales Fetch $91.5 Million, as Banksy’s Famous Painting Self-Destructs Live

The British street artist Banksy and the auction house, brought some calculated spectacle to the evening’s proceedings.   Sotheby’s managed to squeeze two sales and a prank into its Frieze week evening auction of contemporary art on last Friday....

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Sotheby’s Contemporary Art Sales Fetch $91.5 Million, as Banksy's Famous Painting Self-Destructs Live

A Woman’s Place Is Everywhere at Frieze 2018 A Woman’s Place Is Everywhere at Frieze 2018

By almost any measure, women still don’t have parity in the art world, whether it is the number of solo museum shows, institutional directorships or major gallery representation. In that context, Frieze London and Frieze Masters, the sibling art...

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A Woman’s Place Is Everywhere at Frieze 2018

How Optical Artists of the 1960s Created Their Hallucinatory Effects How Optical Artists of the 1960s Created Their Hallucinatory Effects

According to ancient Greek legend, the artist Zeuxis, who lived around the 5th century B.C. rendered grapes so realistically, that birds flew into his painting in attempts to eat the fruit. People have enjoyed such painterly illusions for millennia....

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How Optical Artists of the 1960s Created Their Hallucinatory Effects

How to Buy Emerging Art for Your Corporate Collection How to Buy Emerging Art for Your Corporate Collection

A corporate art collection can be a great asset to any company. Art collections provide the opportunity to support your local arts community. When chosen well, it can boost your brand and it helps to create a positive ambiance...

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How to Buy Emerging Art for Your Corporate Collection