Last Thursday was back-to-school night for the New York art world. Liana Finck braved the amped-up crowds and calescent galleries to catch up with an assembly of old stagers and gussied-up new kids.
Carl Swanson takes a trip to the Greek island of Hydra, winding up in a former slaughterhouse for a bittersweet encounter with Kara Walker’s glad hand.
Kara Walker talks solving politics in art, fighting her celebrity status, and upcoming work in the latest issue of New York Magazine.
'Excerpt' at The Studio Museum in Harlem shows black artists rewriting their identities.
'Black Pulp!' features works created from 1912 to the present.
Santigold and Kara Walker play with shadow puppets in the recording artist’s latest music video directed by Ari Marcopoulos.
'Blackness in Abstraction,' an ongoing show at Pace Gallery, traces the use of the hue in contemporary art.
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