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Juicy Stories About What Andy Warhol Was Really Like

"Andy seemed to be floating through space. He had this magical energy and looked like nobody else."


A white woman’s painting of Emmett Till’s mangled body has become the center of a heated debate

24-year-old Parker Bright is one of the artists at the center of the controversy, over the course of two days, Bright, wearing a t-shirt that read "Black Death Spectacle" stood in front of Dana Schutz's painting at the Whitney Biennial.


Three Artists Locked Themselves in a Museum for a Simulated Mission to Mars

Alongside Amapola Prada and Elizabeth Marcus-Sonenberg, artist MPA spent 10 days in a corridor of the Whitney as a meditation on colonial legacies and future colonization on Mars.


Movies Jump Off the Screen in Cinema Series ‘Dreamlands: Expanded’

For the Whitney Museum’s ‘Dreamlands: Immersive Cinema and Art,’ the Brooklyn-based Microscope Gallery is staging a series of expanded cinema events.


Arcangel Surfware Is the First Clothing Line Designed for Surfing the Web

Artist Cory Arcangel has made supercuts of cats on pianos playing Shoenberg, ordered pizzas with a single line of code, and hung “paintings” that were made with a single click on Photoshop. Now, he's gearing up to launch a clothing line, Arcangel...