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10/16/2023 by: Ryan Lutz

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Marian Zazeela (1940–2024)

Light art pioneer Marian Zazeela, whose vibrant illuminated environments profoundly influenced Andy Warhol’s Exploding Plastic Inevitable, died March 28 in New York. She was eighty-three. A member of the 1960s avant-garde

This Phone App Lets You Capture a Solar Eclipse

Scientists at Western Kentucky University are inviting the public to snap photos of the dazzling phenomenon to gather data about the sun’s shape and internal structure.

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New York Gallery Seeks Settlement with Russian Collector in Dispute Over Missing Stanley Whitney Paintings

The collector, Andrey Isaev, received a “lower valued” Whitney painting in compensation for the two that were never delivered.

NYC’s School of Visual Arts Gets Its Very Own Street

“SVA Way” was unveiled last week on East 23rd Street in Manhattan near the school’s long-running Gramercy Gallery.

Artist Attacked in Italy Over Painting of Jesus Receiving Oral Sex

A masked assailant slashed Andrea Saltini's artwork, which Catholic groups have deemed “blasphemous,” and then turned the blade on the artist.

California Legislators Push Law to Help Heirs Recover Looted Art

Assembly Bill 2867 was inspired by a recent ruling in the dispute over a Pissarro painting that was looted from a Jewish family during World War II.

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Bonaventure Soh Bejeng Ndikung Appointed Chief Curator of 2025 Bienal de SÃo Paulo

The organizers of the Bienal de São Paulo have announced polymathic curator and author Bonaventure Soh Bejeng Ndikung as chief curator of the event’s thirty-sixth edition, to take place in the

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French Authorities Seize Russian Avant-Garde Paintings Suspected Stolen from Collector

More than 100 paintings attributed to such artists as Wassily Kandinsky, Kazimir Malevich, and Natalia Goncharova were seized.

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Times Square’s Next Public Artwork is a 65-Foot-Long Hot Dog

The work, 'Hot Dog in the City', is by the Brooklyn-based artist duo Jen Catron and Paul Outlaw.

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Three Early Basquiat Paintings to Sell at Philips This Spring 

Leading a New York sale in May is a nearly eight-foot-wide canvas that could sell for as much as $60 million.

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Bonaventure Soh Bejeng Ndikung Named Chief Curator of 2025 São Paulo Biennial

The curatorial theme and team for the 36th edition will be announced later this year.

Activists Create Life-Sized Cyanotype in Trans Solidarity Action

Artist Cassils led “Etched in Light,” a participatory visual art and sonic performance in Washington, DC this weekend.

Activists Cover Up Paintings by Artemisia Gentileschi’s Rapist in Italy

Advocates drew attention to Italy’s domestic violence and femicide crisis and denounce the Palazzo Ducale’s controversial “rape room” exhibition.

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Quisqueya Henríquez, Conceptual Artist Who Produced ‘Perceptual Riddles,’ Dies at 58

She was the subject of a mid-career survey at the Bronx Museum in 2007.

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Updated October 16, 2023  by Ryan Lutz