The Worst Things Critics Have Said About James Franco’s Art in GIFs – Complex.com

The Worst Things Critics Have Said About James Franco's Art in GIFs
Complex.com
Just like the everyone else, the art world is getting tired of James Franco. The actor/director/wirter/artist/scholar machine seems to be finally slowing down with the help of a few Instagram scandals and a total flop at Pace Gallery. The underwhelming

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Recess Benefit is All About the Art – In the Air, Art+Auction’s Gossip Column (blog)

Recess Benefit is All About the Art
In the Air, Art+Auction’s Gossip Column (blog)
As far as benefits go, it was actually a pretty art-filled evening. Each diner found a unique 5×7 work at their plate — mine was a crumpled tie-dye-like piece by Alina Tenser — all of which were made by Recess artists. There were also performances

Chief masters art of capital recycling – The Australian

Chief masters art of capital recycling
The Australian
THE case for state treasurers to master the art of recycling capital was emphatically underlined by Transurban's Scott Charlton yesterday when he paid 28 times last year's earnings for control of 70km of toll roads around Brisbane. The massive $7.1

Trending now Andy Warhol’s Amiga computer art found 30 years later – The Verge


Washington Post (blog)
Trending now Andy Warhol's Amiga computer art found 30 years later
The Verge
The video of Warhol's forays into Amiga art piqued the interest of new media artist Cory Arcangel. In 2011, Arcangel contacted Tina Kukielski, a curator at the Carnegie Museum of Art. Together, they asked Matt Wrbican, the Warhol Museum's chief
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Why sex should never be whitewashed from the art world – The Guardian (blog)


The Guardian (blog)
Why sex should never be whitewashed from the art world
The Guardian (blog)
Many people see this kind of curiosity as superficial, sensationalist and irrelevant to the higher world that is art. I've even been told I see the Renaissance as a "pornotopia". It seems trendy in conventional biographies to deny that artists slept

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When the sum of worthless parts is priceless art – Sydney Morning Herald


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When the sum of worthless parts is priceless art
Sydney Morning Herald
Creativity, it is said, is the ability to bring together two familiar objects in such a way that they create one new, surprising and delightful work of art. Just think of Picasso's Bull's Head (tinyurl.com/m5seycg), where the master takes the worn-out

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Walking the line between urban art and ads – Deutsche Welle

Walking the line between urban art and ads
Deutsche Welle
Guillaume Trotin, the lead curator for the POSITIONS exhibition, says he wanted to make visitors think about how we interact with our city, but he also wanted to shake up the way the art community is working with brands. In a city like Berlin where

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State of the Art: At Journey’s End – Huffington Post

State of the Art: At Journey's End
Huffington Post
Crystal Bridges Assistant Curator Chad Alligood and President Don Bacigalupi have recently wrapped up their epic adventure: meeting and talking with nearly 1,000 artists all across the United States in preparation for an unprecedented exhibition called …

Bumper art exhibition opens tomorrow night – Forbes Advocate

Bumper art exhibition opens tomorrow night
Forbes Advocate
The Central West Art Expo will open tomorrow night at Forbes Town Hall at 7pm. This Forbes Art Society's second exhibition for the year and one of five they are holding throughout 2014. Forbes Art Society president Keith Mullette said it is a double

“You’re f**king embarrassing yourselves:” Art Department’s belated dig at that … – inthemix

"You're f**king embarrassing yourselves:" Art Department's belated dig at that
inthemix
Today, Toronto craftsmen and very-serious-DJs Art Department posted their take on the viral clip to Facebook…and you can probably guess that they weren't seeing the funny side of things. In a rant that would put even DJ Sneak to shame, Kenny Glasgow …