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Nan Goldin, Faith Ringgold, and Other Artists Make TIME Magazine’s Annual List of the 100 Most Influential People of the Year | Artnet News

Time magazine has released its 2022 list of the 100 “Most Influential” people of the year, and in addition to bold-faced names like Volodymyr Zelensky, Zendaya, and Kris Jenner, there are a few noteworthy art-world stars including Faith Ringgold, Maya Lin, Francis Kéré, Nan Goldin, and Elizabeth Alexander. The annual list is divided into categories …

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Art Industry News: Actor Seth Green Pleas for His Stolen Bored Apes, Announcing ‘Frens It Happened to Me’ + Other Stories | Artnet News

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 Thursday, May 19. NEED-TO-READ Ernie Barnes Estate Gets Gallery Representation – That was quick! A week after Barnes’s painting became the hit of Christie’s contemporary art sale, the …

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Digital Art Star Refik Anadol’s First Supporters Were in the Tech World. All of a Sudden, His Work Has Become White-Hot at Auction, Too | Artnet News

In 2006, the British mathematician Clive Humby famously proclaimed that “data is the new oil.” Little did he know it would also become the new art.  As one of the foremost practitioners of what he calls “data painting,” the Turkish American artist and TED Fellow Refik Anadol has been using data as the substance of his …

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‘I Was Reborn’: Artist Takashi Murakami on How NFTs Helped Him See the Art Industry Anew | Artnet News

In late March 2021, just three weeks after ​​Christie’s sold that Beeple you heard about for $69 million, Takashi Murakami dropped his first NFTs: a series of pixelated flowers, each rendered in the artist’s signature Superflat aesthetic. But it turned out that Murakami, like the rest of us, was still getting his head around the …

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‘I Was Terrified’: British Pop Star Robbie Williams on Stepping Out of His Comfort Zone to Show His Paintings to the World | Artnet News

With millions in record sales, countless accolades and sold-out concerts under his belt, British pop superstar Robbie Williams might appear to be have it all. But there’s still at least one area where the “Angels” singer felt insecure, and that is being featured as a contemporary artist during London Gallery Weekend this year. “I was …

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Feeling Overwhelmed Ahead of London Gallery Weekend? Here Are 3 Tips to Help You Navigate the Mammoth Event | Artnet News

This weekend marks the second edition of London Gallery Weekend, a city-wide spree of openings at 150 galleries across town. The largest of its kind, the decentralized event gives a snapshot of what is happening in the art world, from blue chip big hitters to emerging talents at non-profit spaces. The catch: it is enormous! To …

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Art Industry News: Ashley Bickerton, Famed Neo-Geo Artist Who Ditched New York for Bali, Signs With Gagosian + Other Stories | Artnet News

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 Friday, May 13. NEED-TO-READ U.S. Museums Are Trying to Return Benin Bronzes en Masse – At least 16 U.S. museums are looking to return their holdings of Benin …

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In Pictures: See How Artist and Instagram Sensation Cj Hendry Transformed a London Church Into a Botanical Wonderland | Artnet News

Just minutes away from the hustle and bustle of a busy East London road, a moment of serenity awaits those curious enough to step inside a humble 19th-century church, where they will find cascades of white petals falling gently from the ceiling.  The joyful feat is the work of artist and Instagram sensation Cj Hendry, …

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Here’s Your Go-To Guide to All the Art Fairs Taking Place During Frieze New York 2022 | Artnet News

Yes, we just did an art fair week in New York—the inaugural “New York Art Week,” no less. But for some reason, the city’s fairs didn’t sync up their calendars this year, so we get to do it all over again just two weeks later with Frieze New York. Things kick off early with the …

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Art Industry News: Bob Dylan Unveils His Largest Sculpture Ever, a Gigantic Train of ‘Serenity and Stillness’ + Other Stories | Artnet News

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 Thursday, May 12. NEED TO READ U.S. Museums Free Deaccessioning Period Has Ended – The two-year period permitting museums to spend money generated from the sale of …

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