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  1. podcasts
    What Happened to Ana MendietaShe was a pathbreaking artist, hungry for recognition. A podcast reexamines how her 1985 death made headlines instead.
  2. rip
    Claes Oldenburg, Pop Art Giant, Dead at 93The artist was best known for expanding everyday objects to glorious sizes.
  3. encounter
    Gala Porras-Kim and the Afterlife of an ArtifactThe artist explores museum collections to make her work, upending ideas about use and ownership along the way.
  4. art
    Huma Bhabha’s New Installation at the Met Brings You Into the Realm of GodsThis is among the best Met roof sculpture installations since the program began in 1987.
  5. art
    Breakfast With Anselm Kiefer, Who Made That Flying Lead Book at Rock CenterJust don’t write on his cappuccino, please.
  6. art
    What If Jimmie Durham, Noted Cherokee Artist, Is Not Actually Cherokee?He’s been called “the art world’s Rachel Dolezal.”
  7. art therapy
    In Case You Forgot: Brad Pitt, Sculptor, Has Excellent Taste in MusicBrad Pitt is moody and in the studio and listening to Frank Ocean and Marvin Gaye.
  8. art therapy
    Brad Pitt Didn’t Go to the Oscars Because He Was Busy SculptingThe actor “had been at it for nearly 10 days.”
  9. These Intricate Sculptures Are Handcrafted From Thousands of Porcelain ShardsZemer Peled creates works of art like no other.
  10. This Artist Uses Fabric to Create Gauzy, Romantic ArtHe even did an installation at his own wedding.
  11. Franz Kafka Is Always Watching You, If You’re Outside City Hall in PragueIt’s in the middle of a bustling shopping center in Kafka’s hometown, Prague.
  12. art appreciation
    This 8-Foot Candle Portrait Mesmerized MeJerry Saltz on Urs Fischer’s giant wax sculpture of artist-director Julian Schnabel.
  13. How Picasso the Sculptor Ruptured Art History“Picasso Sculpture” could be one of the great learning experiences of your seeing life.
  14. art
    Jerry Saltz: Jessica Jackson Hutchins Finds Truth in ClayShe’s among the best artists working in America today.
  15. seeing out loud
    Art Review: The Great, Inscrutable Robert GoberI don’t understand Gober’s work. That’s how I know how good it is.
  16. sigourney weaver
    Is That Actually Sigourney Weaver?It is not!
  17. Jerry Saltz Remembers the Sculptor Ken Price, 1935-2012“Luminescent color flecks that make it look like a million-eyed being from another dimension.”
  18. art
    See Kate From Lost, the Unbelievably Tiny SculpturePlus unbelievably tiny Princess Leias, Barack Obamas, and Shaun of the Deads.
  19. art
    See the Most Expensive Piece of Art Ever Sold at Auction“What recession?” etc., etc.