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  • Blogs

    February 27, 2013

    Autre Ne Veut's Arthur Ashin Can Detect Your Cynicism

    When Arthur Ashin performs as Autre Ne Veut, he becomes a self-professed "freak," and not necessarily in the sexy way. Clutching a microphone for dear life with just a few people manning beats and background vocals behind him, he scrunches up his face and bawls like a newborn id into the personal sp ... More >>

  • Art

    September 5, 2012

    Robert Hughes, Giant

    Why the late writer was our most important art critic

  • Art

    January 18, 2012

    Damien Hirst (1965–2012): In Memoriam

    Gagosian Gallery hosts a display of the late artist's spot paintings

  • Art

    October 13, 2010

    Return of the Dick—Jeff Koons's Porn Pictures

    The artist drips back into sight

  • Blogs

    August 24, 2010

    Ten Pioneering Pieces Of Hip-Hop Street Art

    Jean-Michel Basquiat, Triple Self Portrait. All images courtesy the Eric Firestone Gallery.​Street art has enjoyed a steady resurgence in rap over the last few years, with Kanye West and the Clipse jostling to let KAWS design their album and magazine covers, 50 Cent and Busta Rhymes appearing ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 11, 2010

    New York Tale: Loyal Butler Scores $8.4M Estate

    ​There's a classic New York tale in the Wall Street Journal's new Greater New York section and it's one that's got to set teeth on edge over at the rival Times for a couple of reasons. The story's about how a loyal immigrant butler -- one Indra Tamang who was raised in a "mud house in a farmi ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    May 6, 2009


    Art-collecting gone postal

  • Art

    December 27, 2005

    Inky Depths

    Francesco Clemente, Jasper Johns, Kara Walker, John Currin, and other friends of Dorothy

  • News

    November 18, 2003

    American Gods

    Legendary Comic-Book Artists Alex Ross and Neal Adams Declare Their Patriot Acts

  • News

    October 10, 2000

    Twin Leaks

    Trulock Gives 'Times'-Bashing a Bad Name

  • News

    July 11, 2000

    420 rip

    The Life and Death of Soho’s Gallery Cornerstone

  • News

    October 5, 1999

    Call Her Ishmael

    Laurie Anderson hunts the great white whale of meaning

  • News

    June 15, 1999

    Brain Food

    How Hannibal Lecter Gets Inside Our Heads