As the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston commemorate their 150th birthdays in a state of heightened scrutiny, our critic offers a five-point plan to save the souls of our venerable institutions.
After canceling its fair, Art Basel Hong Kong will present more than 2,000 works online with an estimated value of $270 million. That’s just the beginning as the art world goes virtual.
Artists, actors, dancers and authors search for a silver lining as openings are disrupted by the virus outbreak.
A researcher stopped working for a German museum after she says she lost faith in its commitment to return works with tainted provenances.
The Metropolitan Museum, Whitney Museum, Guggenheim, Museum of Modern Art, Metropolitan Opera, Carnegie Hall and New York Philharmonic announced temporary closures.
The period has long been associated with the portraits of its 17th-century white elite. But there are many overlooked paintings of black subjects, as an exhibition in Amsterdam shows.
The first New York museum exhibition on a still-mysterious painter inspired by the abstract beauty of the American desert.
Members of Disco’s Class of ’54 recall its 33-month heyday, and the night magic.
The auctions are postponed, but with gallery shows, museum exhibitions and even highlights from the auctions still on view, Asia Week goes on.
The art fair, which was planned to take place in May, follows the cancellation of Art Basel Hong Kong and the early closing of Tefaf Maastricht.