Maurizio Cattelan

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Trump Wanted Art So This Museum Offered Him a Gold Toilet

The Guggenheim couldn't lend the White House a Van Gogh, but it was more than willing to hand over Maurizio Cattelan's "America."
Drew Schwartz
1.25.18
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Here's What's Going On with Those Weird Ads on VICE.com Right Now

Artists Maurizio Cattelan and Pierpaolo Ferrari have infected our website with their bizarre and grotesque 'Toilet Paper' images.
VICE Staff
8.7.17
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Maurizio Cattelan Is One of Art's Greatest Mysteries

The renowned artist is as enigmatic as his controversial work.
Wilbert L. Cooper
5.18.17
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Maurizio Cattelan Will Never Stop Trolling the Art World

The director of the new Maurizio Cattelan documentary, 'Be Right Back,' tells us what it's like documenting the controversial and elusive artist.
Wilbert L. Cooper
4.18.17
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A Short History of Art World Potty Humor

The Guggenheim's golden toilet—called 'America'—is the latest in a long line of bathroom jokes.
Eleanor Lambert
10.16.16
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It's Your Turn to Use the Guggenheim's 18K Gold Toilet

Maurizio Cattelan has installed a fully functioning commode on the fifth floor of the museum.
Emily Kirkpatrick
9.28.16
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Here Are 11 of the Rarest Works at the New York Art Book Fair

From golden Dada poetry books to a book by one of the first female tattoo artists, this year the NY Art Book Fair brought the heat.
Andrew Nunes
9.20.16
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Adolf Trump & Albino Gorilla Suits: Last Week in Art [Basel Edition]

Art Basel heralded the usual influx of wacky installations, celebrity sightings, and clickbait headlines (guilty).
Sami Emory
6.20.16
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$40 Jeff Koons, "Vagina Artist" Fined: Last Week in Art

Last week was filled with record-breaking (and downright mysterious) art sales, news-worthy selfies, and the artist f.k.a. George W. Bush.
Sami Emory
5.16.16
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Someone Bought a Hitler Statue for $17.2 Million at a New York Auction

The statue was apparently a "difficult" sale.
VICE Staff
5.9.16
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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.
Sami Emory
5.9.16