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How Chicago’s South Side Is Creating the ‘Un’ High Line

In the Englewood neighborhood, progress is slow but sure toward the area's first linear park. Source: How Chicago’s South Side Is Creating the ‘Un’ High...

Did the Largest Art Studio Tour in the US Drive Minneapolis’ Gentrification?

As the arts community in Northeast Minneapolis grew, so did the commodification of arts culture. Source: Did the Largest Art Studio Tour in the US...

Eli Broad looks back at the evolution of L.A.’s most important arts hub – Los Angeles Times

Entrepreneur and philanthropist Eli Broad has played a major role at a number of arts institutions — MOCA, Disney Hall, The Broad museum —...

Four blocks along Grand Avenue offer a sketch of shifting ideas in public art – Los Angeles Times

Four blocks along Grand Avenue offer a thumbnail sketch of shifting ideas in public art Source: Four blocks along Grand Avenue offer a sketch of...

Maya Angelou Mural Festival Brings Out Shepard Fairey and More

Shepard Fairey and other artists are making big changes at Dr. Maya Angelou Community High School in South Park Source: Maya Angelou Mural Festival Brings...

A First Look at ‘Liberty,’ Martin Puryear’s Exhibition for the US Pavilion at the Venice Biennale | artnet News

Martin Puryear's US Pavilion at the Venice Biennale is an eloquent and understated exhibition about the struggle for liberty. Source: A First Look at 'Liberty,'...

Miami Beach Bets $7 Million on the Power of Art – CityLab

The city spent an unprecedented $7 million on a mural, sculptures, and other artworks around its newly renovated convention center. Source: Miami Beach Bets $7...

This French Theme Park Doesn’t Sugarcoat Its Environmental Message

DefiPlanet, a nature-themed family attraction in France, has a surprisingly blunt message for visitors: “The earth will soon be dead and torn.” Source: This French...

Chicago Has Launched a Street Art Registry to Prevent Beloved Murals From Being Inadvertently Destroyed | artnet News

Chicago's Mural Registry, already populated with 150 works, allows people to learn more about the city’s murals and the artists behind them. Source: Chicago Has...

Why Old American Cemeteries Are Showcasing New Art – CityLab

With their long-dead inhabitants remembered only foggily, historic cemeteries like Mount Auburn and Green-Wood use art to connect to the living. Source: Why Old American...

How Much Hip Can the Desert Absorb? – The New York Times

An unlikely art festival blooms in no man’s land, like Burning Man and Coachella before it. But this one is different! Maybe. Source: How Much...

Growing Communities Together | Patronicity

Patronicity brings together local citizens and sponsors to support great initiatives in their communities. Source: Growing Communities Together | Patronicity

The Shed Has Big Ambitions for New York City – CityLab

If The Shed remains committed to its lofty goals, Hudson Yards may soon provide real accessibility and a sorely needed sense of inclusion. Source: The...

ForYourArt | Home

  ForYourArt's mission is to expand art’s place in everyday life. Source: ForYourArt | Home

Inside the Craze for KAWS: How a New Jersey Graffiti Artist Achieved Art-Market Domination Without Following Any of the Rules | artnet News

Ahead of Art Basel Hong Kong, where the artist is omnipresent, we uncover the forces behind his meteoric rise. Source: Inside the Craze for KAWS:...

Van Gogh’s paintings come to life at this incredible art museum. Come take a tour.

Do you remember your last trip to an art museum? If we're talking typical art museum, you probably walked around an expansive but sterile space,...

Dive Inside teamlab’s “Universe of Water Particles in the Tank” Exhibition

teamLab continues to elevate its experiential artworks with its new monumental exhibition entitled “Universe of Water Particles in the Tank” at TANK Shanghai museum in...

Disney Hall’s ‘Thought Experiments’: New view of an L.A. landmark through immersive ‘video walk’

So begins “Thought Experiments in F# Minor,” a site-specific, immersive “video walk” installation with 3-D sound by Canadian artist duo Janet Cardiff and George...

Why Should Only Wealthy People Get to Donate Art? These Artists Want to Make the 99 Percent Donors, Too

If you’ve ever dreamt of being a big enough deal to donate a work of art to a major museum, artists Jennifer and Kevin...

The ‘Father of Crop Art’ Has Transformed Presidential Candidate Beto O’Rourke’s Face Into a Massive Earthwork

If you fly into Austin-Bergstrom International Airport in the next few weeks, keep your window shade up. You just might see a gigantic portrait of...

An Italian Dealer Has Turned an Old Palazzo Into a Contemporary Art Museum in His Hometown of Florence

The Italian art dealer and collector Roberto Casamonti is giving his home city of Florence what it has been missing for a few centuries—a...

Dorothy Iannone I Lift My Lamp Beside the Golden Door

Dorothy Iannone is a Berlin-based artist whose works focus on eroticism and the female sexual experience. Inspired by Egyptian frescoes, Byzantine mosaics, and ancient...

San Pedro Creek Culture Park

How and why did this park come to be? Here’s the story:When the first Spanish explorers arrived and beheld San Pedro Creek centuries ago,...

Portraits of Hope Receives Official Green Light for Major Los Angeles Project!

Portraits of Hope has just received official approval to pursue an unprecedented public art and civic initiative that will involve more than 12,000 children...