Art

‘Showing Up’ Review: Michelle Williams in Kelly Reichardt’s Exquisite Minimalist Drama of Art and Life in Portland

Lizzy Carr (Michelle Williams), the central character of Kelly Reichardt’s “Showing Up,” is a sculptor who is finishing up a series of ceramic figures she’ll be presenting in a gallery show. We see her working, throughout the movie, on the small clay statues — all women, each one about a foot tall, some mounted on …

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Marvel Fan Art Shows All 6 Original Avengers’ Replacements In MCU Phase 4

Brand new fan-created art shows all six original Avengers and their respective Marvel Cinematic Universe Phase 4 replacements together. All six original Avengers loom over their respective MCU Phase 4 replacements in new Marvel fan art. The Marvel Cinematic Universe is currently in a transition period after the culmination of the Infinity Saga. While the …

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Art Industry News: Have K-Pop Stars Become the Art Market’s Most Powerful Tastemakers? + Other Stories

Art Industry News is a daily digest of the most consequential developments coming out of the art world and art market. Here’s what you need to know this Wednesday, May 25. NEED-TO-READ See Rauschenberg as You’ve Never Seen Him Before – A slate of exhibitions organized by the Robert Rauschenberg Foundation seeks to draw attention …

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In a Former Mafia Stronghold, Art Remembers, and Warns

PALERMO, Sicily — Until recently, this city was infamous as one of the world’s organized crime capitals. Warring mobsters gunned down rivals in the streets and built ugly high-rise apartments with public funds while much of the historic center was left to crumble. Palermo authorities have since managed to clamp down on the Mafia, and …

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Artist James Perkins: ‘land art was ripe for me to make a contribution’

At a time when things feel so unstable, artist James Perkins’ silk totemic sculptures ground us to the earth and celebrate the beauty of time and space. In a meditative process that can take up to two years, Perkins uses nature as his paintbrush. He allows the sea salt, ocean spray, sun, rain, and hurricane-force winds …

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Thor: Love & Thunder Art Imagines a Comic-Accurate Gorr the God Butcher

A new piece of Thor: Love and Thunder fan art imagines what Christian Bale’s Gorr the God Butcher could look like with a comic-accurate design. A new piece of fan art for Thor: Love & Thunder imagines what Gorr the God Butcher could have looked like if Marvel Studios followed his appearance in the comics. Thor: Love & Thunder is …

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Inigo Philbrick, Art Dealer Accused Of Swindling $86 M., Sentenced to Seven Years in Prison

Inigo Philbrick, a dealer accused of defrauding dealers and investors out of millions of dollars, was sentenced to seven years in prison by a New York court today, bringing a saga that has taken the art world by storm to an end. Last November, about a year after being detained by U.S. authorities on the …

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Art Industry News: South Korea Is Pouring Cash Into a Museum Boom + Other Stories

Art Industry News is a daily digest of the most consequential developments coming out of the art world and art market. Here’s what you need to know this Monday, May 23. NEED-TO-READ David Zwirner’s Artist Retreat in the Hamptons Faces Roadblocks – The mega-dealer’s vision to create an artist residency in the Hamptons has met …

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Fantastic 4 Art Turns MacFarlane’s The Orville Captain into Reed Richards

Fun new Fantastic 4 fan art transforms Seth MacFarlane’s The Orville captain Ed Mercer into Reed Richards aka Mister Fantastic. Seth MacFarlane’s captain from The Orville becomes the Fantastic 4’s Reed Richards in new fan art. It’s been seven years since 20th Century Fox last tried to make a movie franchise out of classic Marvel …

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Disney+ Poll Uses Fantastic Four Fan Art With Krasinski & Blunt

An “invite-only” survey sent to Disney+ customers uses a Fantastic Four fan poster with John Krasinski as Reed Richards and Emily Blunt as Sue Storm. Warning: Major Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness spoilers! A new Disney+ poll uses Fantastic Four fan art featuring John Krasinksi as Reed Richards/Mr. Fantastic and Emily Blunt as Sue Storm/the Invisible …

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