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  1. q&a
    Francesco Clemente Worries New York Is Too Safe a Place to Produce Great ArtThe Haute Bohemian painter on the Beats, Peter Brant, and the pleasures of burned-out buildings.
  2. art
    Ron Athey Still Bleeds for YouThe provocateur returns to Performance Space New York and loses his head.
  3. seen
    Anna Maria Maiolino Made These Drawings Before She Left Her Husband 50 Years AgoFrustrated by domestic pressures and a language barrier in New York, the Brazilian artist turned to her sketchbook.
  4. clarifications
    Everything You Know About Vincent van Gogh Is WrongAt Eternity’s Gate director Julian Schnabel addresses a few common myths about the troubled artist.
  5. reunions
    Willem Dafoe Sits Down With His Old Friend Jerry Saltz to Talk van GoghAfter decades apart, the two reunite to discuss Dafoe’s riveting performance in Julian Schnabel’s At Eternity’s Gate, about the artist’s last days.
  6. big d
    Emojis, Inflatable Whales, and Blade Runner Rodeo at Dallas Art FestivalThis year’s Aurora brought in curators from around the globe.
  7. diy
    DIY Signal Gallery Closes: Is the Golden Age of the Bushwick Art Scene Over?Two 20-somethings cultivated an artist-first environment in the former rug warehouse where they also lived.
  8. art
    Manet, Matisse, Mickalene Thomas: A Show About the Black Model in Art HistoryBut what does it mean that it’s at Columbia University’s West Harlem Expansion Campus?
  9. photography
    On the Nearly Indescribable Light in Diane Arbus’s Last PhotographsIs it about to rain? Dusk? Something else? Go to David Zwirner to see.
  10. trailer mix
    Photographer Jay Maisel Won the Boho-Artist Real-Estate Jackpot in 1966The trailer for a new documentary about the Gilded Age bank building at 190 Bowery, Maisel’s home for 50 years, which he bought for $102,000.
  11. appreciations
    Everything You Wanted to Know About Andy Warhol in Eight WorksAn appreciation of an American revolutionary, ahead of the Whitney’s can’t-miss new retrospective.
  12. mutual benefit
    Did You Know Ellsworth Kelly and Alexander Calder Were Pals?An exhibition exploring their friendship.
  13. gala!
    Meet the Dynamic Duos at the Hirshhorn GalaSiblings, lovers, business partners, and more! Meet the creative couples honored by the museum at Lincoln Center.
  14. art
    A ‘Retrospective’ for Emerging Artists in Bushwick’s Former Pfizer FactoryCurating your friends in a “parody” of art nepotism.
  15. vote
    It’s Election Day: Is Anyone Going to Listen to the Art World?From billboards to Instagram, trying to make the electorate more engaged.
  16. fomo
    The Gregor Hildebrandt Opening You Wish You Were At (With Kinder-Punk Art Band)Perrotin Gallery put together another buzzy spectacle you probably saw on Instagram.
  17. art
    Narcissister’s Documentary About Her Pornographic Performance Art and Her MotherThe masked gender provocateur reveals the poignant family story behind her subversive practice.
  18. art
    Catherine Opie on the Midterms, MoCA, and her New Film, The ModernistThe artist’s film is about burning down utopia.
  19. art
    Kayode Ojo’s Show Has a Male Chastity System and Balenciaga JeansThe artist’s New York solo debut finds inspiration in fashion and advertising to comment on value, perversion, and betrayal.
  20. art
    Jake Kean Mayman’s Deceptively Decorative Paintings Will Teach You HistoryBrush up on American Imperialism.
  21. art
    This Long-Running MoMA Show Might Restore Your Faith in UtopianismFinding solace in Bodys Isek Kingelez.
  22. art
    Welcome to SEENA limited-run expansion of Vulture’s coverage of the art world, all around the world.
  23. art
    This Is the Price List for Paula Cooper Gallery’s First Show in 1968$1,500 for a Carl Andre! Cheap!
  24. art
    John Waters Is the Godfather of Baltimore’s Art SceneThe Prince of Puke’s museum retrospective inspires six artists to reflect on his transgressive influence on his hometown.
  25. Andrea Rosen Has Decided to Close Up Shop. This Is a Major Loss.Rosen gave us Felix Gonzalez-Torres, John Currin, and Wolfgang Tillmans — who together invented the 1990s art world.
  26. art
    Jerry Saltz: Jessica Jackson Hutchins Finds Truth in ClayShe’s among the best artists working in America today.
  27. seen
    SEEN’s Cost-Is-No-Object Art World Summer ItineraryDarling, you can afford to be everywhere, too, can’t you?
  28. seen
    Hope and Opportunism at the 2015 Havana Art BiennialThe most frequent conversation topic among Americans was: How do I buy a place down here?
  29. Is It Already Time for the Whitney Museum to Expand?The last of the meatpackers in the Meatpacking District will have to go.
  30. Will Someone Actually Pay $2 Million for an Elephant-Dung Painting?Chris Ofili’s The Holy Virgin Mary is heading to the auction block.
  31. seen
    Athens Calling: Maurizio Cattelan on Art and Survival in Crisis-Era Greece “Fuck Crisis, Let’s Dance.” 
  32. Richard Prince’s Instagram Thefts Ignite a Debate Over Social-Media OwnershipRichard Prince appropriated some images from SuicideGirls; now they want a piece of the profits, too.
  33. The Artist to Watch in 2016 Has Been Dead for 20 YearsGonzalo Fonseca, the father of abstract painter Caio Fonseca, is the subject of a new documentary.
  34. What Does Polish Grunge Nostalgia Look Like?Skinny boys and post–Iron Curtain grunge: Cut It Short by Tomasz Liboska and Michal Solarski.
  35. seen
    Will Emma Sulkowicz’s Protest Mattress Wind Up in a Museum?What’s next for Sulkowicz? “It’s going to be a big surprise, and the internet is going to lose its shit, I think.”
  36. go long
    Thom Yorke’s Latest Work Is on the Longer SideIt’s a nice, easy 432 hours.
  37. art
    First Look: Jeffrey Deitch’s Coney Island Street-Art ShowLady Pink, Daze, JR, and Swoon hit the beach!
  38. A Sneak Peek Inside the ARTnews All-Women IssueThe new issue argues that in the sexist art world, “in a way, very little has changed, and that’s what is frightening.”
  39. Exclusive Photos of A$AP Rocky Chilling, Blazing With an Artist PalA conversation with artist Daniel Arsham, who declined to smoke pot with Rocky.
  40. ‘We Have Lost the Ability to Flush the Toilet’: Art-Festival Culture in IstanbulAs the international art world touches down in Turkey against a backdrop of ISIS iconoclasm, it’s worth asking: Just where does festival culture leave us?
  41. When Did the Art World Become About Entertaining the Kids?Three new exhibits, as reviewed by a 10-year-old and a 7-year-old.
  42. seen in the studio
    Canines to Cannabis in Artist Huma Bhabha’s New Show“But hair, or maybe a swath of tentacles, covers where a nose and mouth would be.”
  43. High Times for High Art on the High LineYutaka Sone and Rashid Johnson walk and talk on the west-side elevated promenade.
  44. Are Art Forgers Scoundrels, or Merely Deluded Enthusiasts?“His preferred method was to buy supplies from Home Depot — about $6 per painting — and paste a digital reproduction of the original work onto a board.”
  45. 9 More Stories of Sex in Museums“I went to the James Turrell retrospective, and we were pretty handsy the whole time.”
  46. slideshow
    Dennis Feldman’s Guide to Hollywood Boulevard’s Fantastic Weirdos, 1969–72“I was doing a catalogue of Americans by psychology.”
  47. This Is What Happens When You Let Kim Gordon and Dan Graham Take Over a GalaIn support of the Kitchen, gala-going socialites eat burrata by marble frescoes while punk legends rock out.
  48. seen
    An Exhibit of Great Photography in Washington, D.C.When photographs stopped being unbiased truths.
  49. art
    When John Ashbery Was New York’s Art Critic“The show is like a marvelous overdose of spring tonic. After you come out of it, everything and everybody you see looks like a new percussion instrument.”
  50. art
    Jackson Pollock and Lee Krasner in Their Bathing Suits in the HamptonsClement Greenberg stopped by.
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