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Daddy Issues: Mike Kelley’s Rebellion Against His Painterly Forefathers 2020-01-23 14:50:49Hans Hofmann hung over this exhibition of Mike Kelley’s paintings like an oppressive father figure to rebel against.

Photos: Mike Kelley’s Show “Timeless Painting” at Hauser 2020-01-23 13:52:53

Amid Calls from Activists Across U.S., Washington, D.C. 2020-01-23 13:12:54Two proposed bills aim to allow for the creation of new statues with women and minorities in mind.

Fundraising Campaign Launched to Save Legendary Filmmaker Derek 2020-01-23 13:05:52An online call hopes to to raise £3.5 million (about $4.5 million).

Artist Oswald Oberhuber, Key Figure of Austria’s Art 2020-01-23 12:37:18He was a key figure in the Austrian art world.

Florida Court Temporarily Forbids Yayoi Kusama ‘Infinity Mirror 2020-01-23 12:28:11The dealer has been accused of refusing to return millions of dollars in art.

Sneakerheads Are the Targets of a New Million-Dollar 2020-01-23 11:46:19"I think sneaker culture and collecting is on the verge of a breakout moment," one collector said.

Acclaimed Obama Portraits to Travel to Five American 2020-01-23 10:38:45The tour kicks off in 2021 with a stop at the Art Institute of Chicago.

Bots vs. AI: Two Kinds of Software Art 2020-01-23 10:10:37One kind of software art scrapes the digital commons. Another kind lives there.

Philadelphia Museum Director Offers Apologies, Returning the Benin 2020-01-23 08:39:07Here's what we're reading this morning.

Alleged Bronzino Seized in France in Connection to 2020-01-21 17:57:17The work has been linked to Giuliano Ruffini, a dealer who has been accused of selling forged Old Masters paintings.

World View: How Sheikha Hoor Al Qasimi Transformed 2020-01-21 15:49:20The future-looking director of the Sharjah Art Foundation will co-curate the 2021 Sharjah Biennial with the late Okwui Enwezor.

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Overlooked No More: Judee Sill, Singer Whose Life New! 2020-01-24 17:42:48The story that runs parallel to Sill’s rising stardom was one of misfortune and adversity that culminated in her death at the age of 35.

Rosie Perez, at Weinstein Trial, Backs Up Rape 2020-01-24 17:29:28Ms. Perez told jurors that, decades ago, her fellow actress Annabella Sciorra “swore me never to tell” that she was attacked by Harvey Wei

Sonny Grosso, Cop Who Severed ‘French Connection,’ Dies 2020-01-24 16:23:14He and his partner broke the heroin case that inspired that 1971 film. After he retired, he became a movie and television producer and consultant.

An Artist Who Works Alongside Giants 2020-01-24 16:07:16Ahead of her latest solo show, Huma Bhabha reflects on her towering mixed-media figures, and the strangest object in her studio.

Claudio Roditi, Lyrical Jazz Trumpeter, Is Dead at 2020-01-24 15:58:12The Brazilian-born Mr. Roditi fused in his playing the gentle lilt of samba with the drive of the post-bop trumpet tradition.

‘Oscar Wao’ Review: The Tragedy, and Comedy, of 2020-01-24 15:17:53In a Spanish-language stage adaptation of the Junot Díaz novel, the friendship between two Dominican men is a testing ground for competing visi

Oregon Shakespeare Festival Hires a Resident Intimacy Director 2020-01-24 15:06:51Sarah Lozoff is joining one of the nation’s leading regional theaters for all 11 of its productions in its 2020 season.

Carol Serling, Rod’s Wife and Tender of ‘Twilight 2020-01-24 14:31:53Rod Serling, who created “The Twilight Zone,” died in 1975. His wife — in publishing, academic and screen ventures — helped ke

‘Parasite’ Director Bong Joon Ho’s Must-See Movies: Where 2020-01-24 14:02:11Dark, hilarious, thrilling and bewildering, this Korean director is getting everyone’s attention.

Roxane Gay Revisits ‘Darkness’ as a Graphic Novel 2020-01-24 13:30:05The author’s latest comic book endeavor adapts a short story, “The Sacrifice of Darkness,” from her 2017 collection “Difficult

Musicians Love the Conductor Kirill Petrenko. It Shows. 2020-01-24 13:21:48The Berlin Philharmonic is playing with enthusiasm and precision under its new chief conductor.

Pearl Jam Dances to a Different Beat, and 2020-01-24 12:48:40Hear tracks by Megan Thee Stallion, Hayley Williams, Jessie Reyez and others.

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Pan-African exhibition seeks to herald continent's art scene 2020-01-17 08:17:33Five towering wooden figures dwarf visitors to the "Lend Me Your Dream" exhibition at Dakar's Museum of Black Civilisations. The sculptures of fire

Art lovers face Louvre lock-out as staff join 2020-01-17 08:05:55Tourists were turned away from the Louvre on Friday as striking staff blocked the entrance to the world's most-visited museum.

Rebel indigenous Mexican weaver talks to his threads 2020-01-16 14:43:51Indigenous weaver and fashion designer Alberto Lopez knew he wanted to be a traditional weaver early on, but there was a problem: the artisans who wor

Banker fined $58 million for smuggling Picasso painting 2020-01-16 11:58:40An 83-year-old former Spanish bank chairman was fined 52 million euros ($58 million) on Thursday after being convicted of smuggling a Pablo Picasso pa

Eyewitness to horror: New York museum opens exhibit 2020-01-15 23:03:13Michael Morris, a curator at New York's Museum of Jewish Heritage, was trying to fulfill a run-of-the mill request when he uncovered a treasure trove

Madame Tussauds removes waxworks of Harry and Meghan 2020-01-10 09:37:47Madame Tussauds waxwork museum has removed the figures of Prince Harry and his wife Meghan from its British royal family display, in response to the c

Oil falls 1% as investors reassess Middle East 2020-01-07 16:47:26Oil prices fell almost 1% on Tuesday, surrendering some recent gains as investors reconsidered the likelihood of immediate supply disruptions in the M

Democrat Buttigieg looks to Trump counties in New 2020-01-06 15:57:35Pete Buttigieg began making his final case in New Hampshire over the weekend for why he is better placed to win over voters who backed President Donal

China's Hengyi runs new Brunei refinery near full 2020-01-02 01:00:52China's Hengyi Petrochemical Co Ltd is operating its new 160,000 barrels per day refinery in Brunei at near full capacity after trial production bega

Secretary of State Pompeo postpones Ukraine trip to 2020-01-01 23:31:11U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesday postponed a trip to Ukraine so he could focus on the situation in Iraq after demonstrators attacked t

Strike up the band: Paris orchestra wails at 2019-12-31 12:18:06The French capital's Opera Bastille has been silent for nearly a month because its orchestra is on strike, but on Tuesday the musicians performed on

Man charged after 'Picasso painting' attacked in London 2019-12-31 11:57:48British police have charged a man with criminal damage after a painting, reported by the BBC to have been by Spanish master Pablo Picasso, was attacke

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Twelve Anniversaries and Events Worth Traveling for in 2020-01-24 13:50:45From Chicago's Prohibition tours to Palau's newly enacted marine sanctuary, here are a dozen destinations to travel to this year

Trove of Stunning Dance Photography Now Online 2020-01-24 09:00:00An alliance between dance impresario Alvin Ailey and photographer Jack Mitchell yielded more than 10,000 images

Mr. Peanut Was the Creation of an Italian-American 2020-01-24 08:00:00One of the most iconic food brands was born in the imagination of a teenager, Antonio Gentile. Curator Kathleen Franz introduces the story

Hong Kong's Sticky-Note Revolution 2020-01-24 08:00:00'Lennon Walls' have spread throughout Hong Kong and the world as a form of public protest and free expression

The Most Anticipated Museum Openings of 2020 2020-01-23 08:52:05Slated for this year are new institutions dedicated to ancient Egyptian, the Olympics, African American music and the Army

Rare Chance in 2020 to See This Classic 2020-01-17 09:00:00At the Portrait Gallery, a new show gets at the visual heart of competitive camaraderie roiling within artist colonies

Celebrating the Eternal Legacy of Artist Yayoi Kusama 2020-01-14 12:29:12An upcoming Hirshhorn collection exhibition will honor the artist’s seven-decade career

How the Heroes of Africa Triumphed Against All 2020-01-13 15:25:54At the African Art Museum the inspiring stories of 50 individuals from the continent are honored in classical and contemporary works of art

How Haiti’s Devastating Earthquake Prompted a Worldwide Effort 2020-01-10 14:56:50To safeguard cultural heritage, a massive Smithsonian-led cultural rescue operation can now be mobilized to help countries recover from disaster

Attention Bibliophiles: These Book Towns Should Be Your 2020-01-07 11:41:16From Australia to Malaysia, these villages are prized for their abundance of bookstores

This Photographer Goes to the Ends of the 2019-12-31 14:27:49Roie Galitz considers himself an ambassador for the creatures he photographs, capturing their intimate moments in hopes of inspiring conservation

Ten Things We've Learned About Britain's Monarchs in 2019-12-31 09:15:05From Richard III to Mary, Queen of Scots, and George III, these were the royal revelations detailed during the 2010s