“Brand New: Art and Commodity in the 1980s,” recently on view at the Hirshhorn Museum in Washington, D.C., evoked the artistic strategies once employed in an […] The post Memory Banks appeared first on Art in America.
Known for tightly focused plein air paintings, Josephine Halvorson reflects on the complex locus—material, experiential, terrestrial, conceptual—of her observational practice. The post On the Ground appeared first on Art in America.
Once disdained by art world leaders in Bangladesh, photography is now a vital part of the country’s aesthetic life and a prime conduit to the wider […] The post Atlas Dhaka appeared first on Art in America.
The N-Files Alec Soth’s Sleeping by the Mississippi, a distillation of images taken on several trips down the Mississippi River, is the artist’s addition to the canon of road-trip photography books. Sleeping meanders through a somber tableau of portraits and landscapes the artist encountered using the storied river as his guide. A preponderance of images […]
The N-Files Ron Tyler, retired director of the museum, is researching a book on Texas-related lithographs and recently contacted the museum’s research library to help him get a copy of a book manuscript, American View Books Printed by the Glaser/Frey Lithographic Process: Including Architecture, Local History, and Scenes Along the Early American Railroads: a Bibliographical […]
The photographer has been staging actions to draw attention to allegations that Purdue Pharma, which is owned by members of the family, has benefited from the opioid crisis. Read More The post Nan Goldin, Activists Bring Sackler Protest to Harvard Art Museums appeared first on ARTnews.
Their project will present, “not without humor, the human figure within a national pavilion reminiscent of Europe.” Read More The post Jos de Gruyter and Harald Thys Will Rep Belgium at 2019 Venice Biennale appeared first on ARTnews.