September 18, 2020

Mario Merz standing in front of one of his installations, courtesy of the net https://www.apollo-magazine.com/the-enigmatic-igloos-of-mario-merz/

Artist biography

Mario Merz (1 January 1925 – 9 November 2003) was an Italian conceptual and eclectic artist, considered to b...

September 18, 2020

Cultural institutions are key elements in shaping a nation’s identity as they reflect the politics of the governments and also are a determining aspect of the quality of life of its inhabitants. Recent events renewed the importance of public knowledge and learning but...

September 18, 2020

Artist biography


Keith Haring joined a long but sporadic lineage of 20th century artists who brought elements of popular culture, "low art," and non-art elements into the formerly exclusive "high art" spaces of museums and galleries. He drew on the techniques and local...

September 11, 2020

As the Covid-19 crisis progresses, many museums in America have decided to temporarily close as a precautionary measure, including cultural centers such as LACMA, the Smithsonian museums, and the National Museum of African American History and Culture. However, many ot...

July 3, 2020

Arguably the crown jewel of the annual art fair circuit, Art Basel celebrated its 50th anniversary in new socially-distanced circumstances this year. Beginning on June 17th with VIP preview and opening to the digital public on June 19th, Art Basel 2020 was the second e...

June 17, 2020

Two big names in the auction house world (Christie's and Sotheby's) held a virtual press conference last week to share their next appointments, as many countries, from Asia to Europe to North America, are close to exiting the pandemic lockdown.

During a c...

June 8, 2020

Interview with Liubov Belousova, CEO and Founder of the BOCCARA ART Galleries 

Liubov Belousova. Courtesy: Boccara Art Gallery

Today, you have five physical galleries: Manhattan, Brooklyn, Miami, Los Angeles, and Monterrey (Mexico). What was the path that led you to this...

May 22, 2020

Museums have always leaned on ticket and gift shop sales for their survival and since the ongoing crisis, shuttering down has been ubiquitous. The most frustrating portion is the fact that they rest on a pile of hundreds of millions worth collection, whose tiny fractio...

April 17, 2020

At your cameras, photographers from all over the world, because there is something going on:

Life Framer - a creative network and an independent community that promotes and champions creative culture on and off line - across 6 years of past editions, has presented the w...

March 23, 2020

How many times have you Googled your name?

And how often does your research frustrate you? Maybe you Google your name after a photo of you has been posted while you were making your entry into the most fabulous, international opening reception or a vernissage?...

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