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'Basquiat or Bust': Led by a History-Making Basquiat, Sotheby's Notches a $319 Million Sale - artnet News


"Women X Women" Features Female Artists & An Important Message About Femininity In Art - Bustle


NPR News Nuggets: Not All Dads Wear Capes, Modern Art & Italian Living - Public Radio East


Berkeley artist puts politics front and… left -


Things To Do in DC This Week (May 22-24): Sharks at NatGeo Museum, A Black-and-White Logan, and an Embassy ... -


Senior Artist of the People's Republic of China to exhibit in London - The London Economic


Stunning Ice Age rock art vandalised by modern graffiti - The Siberian Times


Shapiro Auctions To Launch Two-Session Auction May 31 - Antiques and the Arts Online


Can a Mile of Old Streetcar Tunnels Become a Permanent Arts Space for DC? - Washington City Paper


Tracing Avant-Garde Museology - E-Flux


Our Mega-Guide to Frieze Art Week 2017: Part 1 - Papermag


Christie's Postwar and Contemporary Sale Gets a Heat Check But Still Rakes in $448 Million - artnet News


Centennial Medals awarded by GSAS - Harvard Gazette


Chilean architects win competition to design Qatar's huge Art Mill gallery - Art Newspaper


May 22-23: Larry Sultan: Here and Home, Harvey Milk Day, Peter Cole, Amber Flame, Kano + Abe, Pint Sized Plays ... - San Francisco Examiner


Cats and dogs and Pokémon and ball pools: The eight joyful trains of Japan - CityMetric


Artist honoured for donation to NUS Museum - TODAYonline


Review: AWE – Art Week, Exeter - Devon Live


Industrial art subject of Cantor and de Young shows - The Mercury News


7 Wisconsin Area Road Trips - - WISC-TV3


Review: Is In Situ the most high-concept restaurant in San Francisco? - The Mercury News


Jet-Set Bohemian: Summertime Rooftop Restaurants - Paste Magazine


LBMA to Showcase Over 130 Contemporary Works of Art During Auction in Support of Arts Education - Long Beach Post

What's Happening - Clay County Progress


New Arts And Culture Committee Created In Southampton Town -


What will Trump see on his trip to Israel and the West Bank? - i24NEWS (press release) (registration)


William Parker's All Inclusive Vision - Village Voice


7.2-million-year-old pre-human remains found in the Balkans - Science Daily


Using Data-Driven Location Analytics to Guide Commercial Real Estate Investments -


The 'Bowery' Comes To Montauk -



Sprawling Contemporary Art Museum to Open in Bangladesh - Smithsonian


Foundation for Contemporary Arts to Establish New Grant Via Roy ... - ARTnews


Contemporary Art Buyers Cautious After Wall Street Dips - New York Times


Contemporary art gets a conscience - The Economist


Turner Prize to take a trip to Margate's Turner Contemporary in 2019 - Art Newspaper


'Time' Magazine Says Contemporary Art Is to Blame for Trump. That's Stupid. - artnet News


First major contemporary art institution in Bangladesh takes shape - Art Newspaper


Contemporary art and Freemasonry collide at the new Marciano Art Foundation - Time Out Los Angeles (blog)


"Art and Peace: Chinese Contemporary Art Exhibition" opens in Rome - Xinhua


'Basquiat or Bust': Led by a History-Making Basquiat, Sotheby's Notches a $319 Million Sale - artnet News


Does Lisbon Have a Future in the Contemporary Art Market? - artnet News


Art Industry News: The Pope Gifted Donald Trump Some Art + More Must-Read Stories - artnet News


World's oldest contemporary art fair taps artistic angst amid rising nationalism - Chicago Tribune


The Venice BiennaleContemporary art gets a conscience - The Economist


Africa, contemporary art's new hot-spot - The Economist


3 curators ignite contemporary art explosion at Minneapolis Institute of Art - Minneapolis Star Tribune


Anti-colonial Australian works among new acquisitions made by Tate and Museum of Contemporary Art Australia - Art Newspaper


Walter Benjamin's Unfinished Magnum Opus, Revisited Through Contemporary Art - The New Yorker


Brussels Leads The European Contemporary Art Scene In 2017 - Forbes


New Marciano foundation proves the potential and the pitfalls of a ... - Los Angeles Times


Howard Hodgkin Exhibition at Jonathan Novak Contemporary Art - (press release)


Are GIFs fine art? Ello and the Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art think so - The Know


10 Contemporary Artists Taking Photography in New Directions - artnet News


MIT List Visual Arts Center - E-Flux


Swann Galleries' Contemporary Art Auction Breaks Records - Fine Books & Collections Magazine


Cannes 2017: 'The Square' skewers the dark side of the art world - CNN


MOCA GA celebrates the state's growing contemporary arts scene with Gathered III - Atlanta Magazine


Olufemi Ibitayo Launches African Art Gallery in Los Angeles -


Loic Gouzer named co-chairman of Christie's Americas post-war and contemporary art department - Art Newspaper


VCU hosts a sneak peek of the Institute for Contemporary Art, slated to open in October -


Conceptual Art


Tracing the Rise of Conceptual Art in the UAE - Hyperallergic


A Colossal New Show Revisits a Conceptual Art Icon - New York Times


A Conceptual Artist Pays Homage to Surrealist Claude Cahun's Performance of Identity - Hyperallergic


Conceptual artist and architect Vito Acconci passes away at 77 - The Architect's Newspaper


Local artist featured in new Guardians of the Galaxy film - The Stokes News


Michael Bloomberg Gives $75 Million to Shed Arts Center - New York Times


Evan Pricco Curates 'What In The World' At Urban Nation In Berlin - HuffPost


An Oak Tree - Daily Nexus


Glasgow's Dali painting to go on loan - BBC News


Stanley Brouwn, Whose Works Examine Measurement and Memory, Dies at 81 - ARTnews


Beat the heat while treating your brain at Orlando's (literally) coolest museums - Orlando Weekly


Ice Cube, Big Boi, Cam'ron Set For Weed, Glass-Blowing Chalice Festival -


Cornelia Parker is the first conceptual election artist – what will she do? - The Guardian


Bourgeois art world skewered in Cannes movie "The Square" - Channel NewsAsia


BMW's Art Cars: A blend of art and speed - CBS News


Art Industry News: Da Vinci's Mom Was a 15-Year-Old Orphan + More Must-Read Stories - artnet News


A Price on Genius - The Index


How a Humble Pineapple Became Art - New York Times


Amazon's Bookstore: Lost in Translation - Barron's


In the studio with John Baldessari: At 85, the man who shunned 'boring art' has a new show - Los Angeles Times


Vito Acconci, Body Art trailblazer, poet and architect, has died, aged 77 - Art Newspaper


Review: Art Made Elsewhere: New Works by Sherry Wiggins and Marietta Patricia Leis - Westword


'Time' Magazine Says Contemporary Art Is to Blame for Trump. That's Stupid. - artnet News


Anicka Yi's Art Is an Enigma Wrapped in an Ant Farm - artnet News


Braco Dimitrijević A Retrospective - E-Flux


Review: Who knew? Paul Allen Collection does abstraction at Pivot Art + Culture - The Seattle Times


22 New Sculptures Are Coming to Wisconsin Ave (Including a Calatrava!) - Milwaukee Magazine


MIT Researchers Use Light-Illuminated Bacteria to Make 'Living' Pictures - Mental Floss


Santiago Sierra commemorates the Syrian war dead - Art Newspaper


Burden review – persuasive look at art's 'Evel Knievel' – or David Blaine - The Guardian



Abstract Concepts Frame JCC's Art Exhibit Fundraiser - Noozhawk

Tons of 'Alien: Covenant' Concept Art; Nightmarish Early Neomorph Design! - Bloody Disgusting


Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Howard the Duck Concept Art Revealed - Screen Rant

Call for Artists: Storm Drain Mural Project Coming to Essex Junction -


Darksiders 3 Reveals Some Spiffy Concept Art - Bleeding Cool News


This Power Rangers Movie Concept Art Shows Creepier Ranger Suits and Much Better-Looking Zords - Gizmodo

Elk County Council on the Arts Announces Youth Summer Art Programming - Gant Daily


When sound drives a piece of art -


Exclusive: Charlize Theron & Vin Diesel Fast 8 Tactical Concept Art - Screen Rant


Adorable Baby Groot Concept Art For Guardians Of The Galaxy 2 -


Original Disneyland concept art shows park origins, growth -


A trip to Hades with Minnesota artist Samantha Russell - Minneapolis Star Tribune


Cosmic Artistry by Dominick Grande - Coyote Chronicle


Getting Nasher With It - PaperCity Magazine (press release) (blog)


Winchester teens link art, engineering with dome-building project - Wicked Local Winchester


UT art professor to fly to Germany to tattoo senior citizens - UT The Daily Texan


Artist to combine concepts of painting, novel writing - The Mesa Journal News


Architect Gio Ponti changed the Italian aesthetic - UGA Today


Exploring The Art of HR Giger, The Architect of Your 'Alien' Nightmares - Film School Rejects


Atherton's Judy Sleeth receives Lifetime of Achievement Award - The Almanac Online


You're never too young to appreciate art - Daily Nation


What Makes “Bad” Art Good? - Artsy


The ten greatest comic book creations of Jack “The King” Kirby - Critical Hit


Denver-based lawyer launches online art gallery - The Denver Post


Carlsbad Council to consider art for Pine Avenue Community Park - Seaside Courier


Illustrator Angelica Hicks on Her Graffiti Gucci Geeks -

Art your age - Weld for Birmingham (blog)


This Mass Effect: Andromeda concept art of baby aliens is the best thing ever -

Community Calendar - Moultrie News


Artist Flips Classical Paintings By Replacing White Men With Black Women - Konbini US


Cutting Edge Art


Blame Donald Trump's Rise on the Avant-Garde Movement - TIME


The Feminist Avant-Garde, Now More than Ever - Hyperallergic


ART+ART: The Avant-Garde in the Streets - E-Flux


Why avant-garde German artist Joseph Beuys' politics remain relevant to this day - Deutsche Welle


Students curate and design exhibit of avant-garde art - Johns Hopkins News-Letter

Avant-Garde Awards presented Sunday for student art show - Zanesville Times Recorder


Avant Garde Art in the Americas Focus of New Exhibition at Foosaner Art Museum - Florida Tech Now


New Face, Fresh Style: Avant Garde Pop Artist Sevdaliza On Wearing Her Skin as Fashion & The Feminine Sexuality of ... - Billboard


Artist Cellista creates avant-garde homage to San Jose - The Mercury News


Polish avant-garde art in Madrid -


Uzbekistan: Moscow Show Brings Avant-Garde Collection to Wider Audience - EurasiaNet


Tracing Avant-Garde Museology - E-Flux


Action works: discover Hungarian neo-avant-garde artist Tibor Hajas in London - The Calvert Journal


Reviewing the Met Gala: The Good, the Avant-Garde, the Absurd - New York Times

The Avant-Garde in Raku Ware -


'Spirit of Creation' exhibit blends cultural roots with the avant-garde - Albuquerque Journal


Newly Installed At The Met, Rei Kawakubo's Fashion Looks More Avant-Garde Than A Lot Of Modern Art - Forbes


Lumps and Bumps: The Avant-Garde Designer Rei Kawakubo - WNYC


Soviet avant-garde art collection comes to Moscow - The Daily Star


“Afterimage” – Burned in the brain [MOVIE REVIEW] - Easy Reader

Avant-garde accessories Art, Heart in a Crown - Jakarta Post


Contemporary visual artists, Hennessy collaborate for avant garde art exhibit - The Manila Times


9 Avant-Garde Beauty Trends at the Met Gala - Daily Front Row (blog)

Glenn O'Brien and the Avant-Garde That Lost - Vulture


Tak: Polish feminist avant-garde artist Natalia LL at Photo London - The Calvert Journal


'Time' Magazine Says Contemporary Art Is to Blame for Trump. That's Stupid. - artnet News


Russia's Richest Man Just Opened an Art Space in Venice—and It's Dramatically Unshowy - artnet News


Life on the edge: Avant-garde theater, dance thrive in Dallas - Dallas News (blog)


An Artist Couple's Collaborations Have Chemistry, but No Alchemy - Hyperallergic


Martin Luther lives on – in the art world - Daily News Egypt



'Burbs Music & Arts Festival brings new sounds, experimental art to Chesterfield -


The Peak Signatures - The Peak Singapore


To Some, Boston City Hall Is An Eyesore. To These Artists, It's Inspiration05:59 - WBUR

Rockport Art Association & Museum announces art exhibition - Wicked Local Salem


Debut Album From Experimental Artist Mappe - Grateful Web

What the Chicago Architecture Biennial's list of firms tells us about the upcoming biennial - The Architect's Newspaper


Downtown Art Installation Takes Experimental Film Outside To Play - Houston Public Media


Vito Acconci, Audacious Artist and Experimental Architect, Dies at 77 - Hyperallergic


Show & Tell: Berg Contemporary Presents a Career Survey of Legendary Video Artists Steina & Woody Vasulka - artnet News


Dollops of sunshine - The Hindu


Emerging Artists on Video - Cuban Art News

Kurt Criter Expounds the Artistic Possibilities of Sculpture - PR Web (press release)


Imogen Poots on new film Mobile Homes, Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? and Hollywood - The Independent


Beauty in science: The art and elegance of a great experiment - Princeton University


Opening of LA's Marciano Art Foundation -


(Photo: Getty Images/WireImage, Jim Spellman) - A.V. Club

MoMA PS1's Landmark 20th Season Of Warm Up Begins July 1 - Western Queens Gazette


Cate Blanchett is an artistic vision in experimental film, “Manifesto” [MOVIE REVIEW] - Easy Reader


Orange pylons at Stewart Hall represent an identity "under construction" - CTV News


Five Must-See Experimental Films at This Year's CROSSROADS - KQED


Opening yourself to chaos: Pharmakon performs at The Shop - PGH City Paper


An Oak Tree - Daily Nexus


In 'Tiny Bubbles,' a Parody Social Network and Experimental Podcast - KQED


The Immortality of Print - British Journal of Photography


Sandra Kemp garments on display at The Valentine -


An Early Look at New York's Adventurous New Arts Facility, the Shed - Architectural Record (registration)


Bad Art Collective plans showcase - District


Ross Sheehan Lets Loose at New Vergennes Studio - Seven Days

Ten things to do this summer - CU Boulder Today


Things to do in Queens: New World Mall, MoMA PS1, Rockaway Beach, more - Newsday