art history

painting
painting

[NSFW] The Wild West Gets Surreal in These Epic Paintings

Kent Monkman’s 'The Rendezvous' painting series illuminates a little-known corner of American history.
Beverly Bryan
7.26.17
art history
art history

Beyoncé's Birth Announcement Is Jam-Packed with Art References

Bey posted her official baby announcement early Friday morning, introducing one-month-old twins Sir and Rumi Carter to the world.
Kara Weisenstein
7.14.17
Podcasts
Podcasts

'Broad City' Star Abbi Jacobson on Why She's Starting an Art Podcast

Guests on the 10-part podcast include Tavi Gevinson, Hannibal Buress, RuPaul, and Questlove.
Kara Weisenstein
7.10.17
Female Artists
Female Artists

History of Men Whining Over Women Artists Winning

This needs to stop.
Emerson Rosenthal
7.3.17
art book
art book

A Delectable Food Photography Book Follows the History of Foodporn

Aperture introduces another pleasing retrospective exploring the history of us taking photos of our meals.
Diana Shi
6.10.17
occult art
occult art

The Forgotten Occult Artist Who Refused to Paint for Hitler

A collection of works by Austin Osman Spare is on display at The Last Tuesday Society in London.
Jade Angeles Fitton
6.4.17
painting
painting

Honest Nude Paintings Contemplate the Complexities of Flesh

Chuck Miller's elegant paintings transform the naked form into pure, formal compositions.
Andrew Nunes
5.18.17
art history
art history

A Boys' Club No More: Reinventing the Salon for More Tolerant Times

‘Club Americano’ opens up the doors to everyone for lively discussion surrounded by American art and history.
Diana Shi
5.2.17
Illustrations
Illustrations

Epic Ink Drawings Marry Ancient Sculpture and Modern Dance

In ‘Canticle,’ Belgian artist Peter Depelchin reimagines ancient sculptures with contemporary dancers, collage, and ink.
DJ Pangburn
4.21.17
art history
art history

Learn About Japan's "Third Gender" in a Fascinating Historical Art Exhibition

‘A Third Gender,' currently on view at the Japan Society in New York, explores the unique occurrence of an alternative gender of sorts in Edo period Japan.
Andrew Nunes
4.10.17
painting
painting

Illustrations of Private Art Collections Are a Colorful Window Into the Past

The beauty is in the collecting for Brian Rideout and his new body of work titled 'American Collection Paintings'.
Maya-Roisin Slater
4.8.17
maximalism
maximalism

Kent Monkman’s Massive Renaissance-Style Paintings Upend Colonial Narratives

Kent Monkman is on a quest to squeeze as much throbbing detail into his energetic canvases as humanly possible.
Andrew Nunes
4.6.17