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2.28.17

Syria's Academy Award-Winning Cinematographer Was Barred From Entering the U.S. | Last Week in Art

Plus, Leonardo da Vinci’s 'Adoration of the Magi' returned to Florence after a six-year restoration effort.

12.26.16

Anish Kapoor Got His Hands on the "Pinkest Pink" Paint | Last Week in Art

And Pope Francis appointed the first female director of the Vatican museums.

12.5.16

Archaeologists Discovered a Lost Ancient Egyptian City | Last Week in Art

And amidst Art Week Miami, protesters scored a major victory for Standing Rock.

11.2.16

12 Things We Learned from Ai Weiwei’s Return to Brooklyn

The prolific Chinese artist sat down with Cuban artivist Tania Bruguera for a conversation at the Brooklyn Museum.

10.24.16

FOR SALE: Salvador Dali’s Lobster Phone | Last Week in Art

In other news, a Taylor Swift exhibition comes to NYC.

8.29.16

Kanye West Finally Got His Own Art Exhibit: Last Week In Art

Also: Peter Doig won a multi-million dollar settlement, and Ai Weiwei was dropped from the Yinchuan Biennale.

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6.24.16

Here's What Artists Are Saying About the Painful Brexit Decision

J. K. Rowling has never "wanted magic more."

6.17.16

What's the Weirdest Sculpture at Art Basel? | Insta of the Week

We sorted through Instagram's most captivating and bizarre image of Art Basel so you don't have to.

5.27.16

Ai Weiwei Wants You to Know That Surveillance Isn't Just a Problem in China

The artist's latest solo show in San Francisco addresses a growing disdain for being 'watched.'

5.9.16

Art Fair Asses and New Radiohead: Last Week in Art

What with Frieze New York, NYCxDesign, NADA New York, and the Met Gala, it was another week in NYC.

4.16.16

How Artists Are Addressing the Syrian Refugee Crisis

Artists from Banksy to Ai Weiwei are creating works that address the refugee crisis, but where do we draw the line between raising awareness and exploitation?

4.11.16

Poop Museums & Panama Papers: Last Week in Art

We're calling this the "Oh, Shit" Edition, especially because Whoopi Goldberg is selling weed now.

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