The Pérez Art Museum has picked Franklin Sirmans as its next director. He brings to the table fund-raising success, experience in four major U.S. markets (Los Angeles, New Orleans, New York, at MoMA PS1 and the Brooklyn Museum, and Houston), a curatorial focus on contemporary art—and even art journalism experience as the former U.S. 526 more words
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Heartfelt and fervent art-world prayers go out to Nick Korniloff, director and founder of Art Miami, Art Southampton and several other fairs, whose son is missing off the coast of Jupiter, Fla. 250 more words
“I see you three times a year, next year will be four-glad to hear you are exhibiting at Art Basel HK from next year. Frequently enough to get more intimated, don’t you think?” Massimo, was probably in his early 50s, an art dealer from Milano said on the after party at Art Basel. 682 more words
In a bitter and convoluted art world spat, the world’s biggest fair franchise and two online art sellers are suddenly embroiled in a “he said—or did he?” controversy. 992 more words
At TEFAF, the world’s most exclusive art fair in Maastricht, the Netherlands, the first booth upon entering is Landau Fine Art of Montreal.
The booth belonging to Robert Landau is the sole Canadian entry among the 275 elite galleries. 1,913 more words
MIAMI (CBSMiami/AP) — The official artist for the Grammy Awards has been named and he’s from Miami.
Laurence Gartel, a digital artist, is working on a life-sized version of the iconic statuette, which he’s wrapping in his psychedelic imagery using vinyl, glitter and prismatic materials. 184 more words