Hilma af Klint fantasized about a spiral temple for her art. A new virtual reality experience lets you step inside

“Hilma af Klint dreamed of a spiral building built to house her most important work,” Daniel Birnbaum, the former director of Moderna Museet, told Artnet News. “Your paintings should clearly lead the viewer to levels of consciousness beyond everyday life. Was it really a physical building she had in mind? Or was it perhaps a … Read more

Florida’s super-rich evacuate their art as Hurricane Ian hits

Over 2.5 million coastal Florida residents are being advised to evacuate due to the threat of Hurricane Ian, a storm that has already left 1 million people in Cuba without power and is expected to hit the Sunshine State’s southwest flank early Wednesday afternoon. In anticipation of a 130-mph Category 4 storm, residents are scrambling … Read more

Pavement Announces International Museum Exhibition (NYC This Weekend)

side walk have announced Sidewalks 1933-2022: A sidewalk museuman art exhibition to be seen in NYC this weekend 475 Greenwich St. from September 29th to October 2ndcoinciding with their four Kings Theater shows in Brooklyn, and will then travel to London and Tokyo before finding a permanent home in the band’s hometown of Stockton, CA. … Read more

The photographic search for the true West

When I was a teenager, I often rode my bike from the suburbs where I lived to downtown Denver. I was looking for the real west, or at least a more real west than my neighborhood. I took pictures with my Kodak Instamatic which were mostly terrible. But after attending the massive and authoritative exhibition … Read more

Sotheby’s holds its first auction and exhibition dedicated to artist-designed jewellery

This weekend, Sotheby’s opens Art as Jewelry as Art, a unique online auction and exhibition in New York (September 24 – October 4, 2022) featuring jewelry designed by 65 major artists of the 20th century. From Georges Braque’s gold-plated, bird-like brooches inspired by Greek mythology, to Louise Nevelson’s sculptural pendants, to a pair of Salvador … Read more

Swiss art dealer Yves Bouvier has sold his Singapore Freeport to a Chinese crypto magnate at a huge loss

The Swiss art dealer Yves Bouvier seems to be gradually giving up his unofficial title of “free port king”. Bouvier sold his Singapore free port to Chinese billionaire Jihan Wu for $28.4 million, according to a log in Bloomberg. Wu, who made his fortune in cryptocurrency, acquired the Freeport through his Bitdeer Technologies Holding Company. … Read more

Indigenous art designs on trains and ticket machines mark the path to the Queensland treaty

Indigenous artwork created by a team that includes a Transport and Main Roads employee will soon adorn six New Generation Rollingstock (NGR) trains in southeast Queensland. Core items: Wakka Wakka man and Transport and Main Roads employee Frank Waria helped create Indigenous designs for Queensland’s rail network The designs are an aerial representation of Queensland … Read more

Book four royal exhibitions now

Rob Munday This year has always been a celebration of Queen Elizabeth II’s reign. In her platinum year as monarch, we’ve seen countless retrospectives, artistic commissions, performances and of course a whole host of celebrations this summer. Many of the exhibitions put on to celebrate this incredible milestone are still available to book, as well … Read more

Downstream community divided over floral mural at Southgate Barber Shop

Southgate, Mich. – A downstream The community is divided via a floral mural displayed on the building of a south gate Hair salon that wants to refresh its image. The city told the venue’s owner that the colorful painting had to be removed and that it was not going down well with community members who … Read more

Downstream community divided over floral mural at Southgate Barber Shop

Southgate, Mich. – A downstream The community is divided via a floral mural displayed on the building of a south gate Hair salon that wants to refresh its image. The city told the venue’s owner that the colorful painting had to be removed and that it was not going down well with community members who … Read more