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An Art Examiner Discovered Secret Basquiat Drawings Using a Blacklight

A New York conservator discovered a new Basquiat painting with coded blacklight images.
Taylor Hosking
1.3.19
bar

Don't Steal Paintings From Bars, Even if They're of Christopher Walken

“ALL IS GOOD AS WE GOT OUR BELOVED CHRISTOPHER BACK," the Edinburgh bar wrote on Facebook.
Jelisa Castrodale
11.21.18
Art

MoMA Is Finally Giving Legendary Black Artist Charles White His Due

White was one of the first artists to depict black life in fine art. Nearly 40 years after his death, he's finally getting the acclaim he deserves.
André-Naquian Wheeler
10.25.18
Art

This Artist’s Neon Erotica Is Metal (and NSFW) as Hell

LA artist Kristen Liu-Wong paints beautiful scenes of bong-smoking, kinky warrior-queens.
Kara Weisenstein
8.14.18
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Watching Britney Spears Paint Is Total Serenity

She is the angel of art, a spirit of peace, the pure essence of tranquility.
Lauren O'Neill
5.23.18
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Jim Carrey's Presidential Portrait of Trump Belongs in the Smithsonian

"You Scream. I Scream. Will We Ever Stop Screaming?" is nothing short of a masterpiece.
Drew Schwartz
3.30.18
Culture

Wild Stories of Partying with Warhol and Bowie in the 70s

Painter Duncan Hannah relives New York's most debauched decade and shares exclusive behind-the-scenes photos with VICE.
Miss Rosen
3.15.18
Art

The Artist Changing the Face of Black Girlhood

Even Beyoncé adores Deborah Roberts's collaged portraits of strong, beautiful black girls and women.
Antwaun Sargent
3.7.18
Culture

This Guy Paints the Sex He Allegedly Has with Aliens

When he was 17, David Huggins says he lost his virginity to an extraterrestrial.
Kara Weisenstein
2.7.18
Art

Painting the Pain and Beauty of Black Life

Artist Nina Chanel Abney's simultaneous gallery shows were down the street from each other and a world apart.
Gabrielle Bruney
1.8.18
Munchies

The Truth Behind the KFC Painting Twitter Conspiracy

We spoke to the guy in the painting, who has now become the subject of an investigative meltdown on Reddit.
Jelisa Castrodale
11.9.17
Noisey News

Britney Spears Sold Her Painting to Robin Leach for $10,000

A new giant emerges in the art world.
Lauren O'Neill
11.8.17
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