The painter’s early 1950s work is the subject of an exceptional, worth-the-detour new show in Maine
The superhero genius of Peter Saul and Jim Nutt, according to curator Dan Nadel
A naked African-American, life-like young boys, personal property, public art, commerce, and cultural bravery collide at the nexus of the new West Side scene
A poem for Baltimore
The artist on Jewish mothers, ‘1950s American’ dummies, childhood superheroes, phallic red lipstick, and Japanese sex toys
An exhibit that is a violation of a young girl’s and a dead artist’s privacy. Or not.
The museum miraculously puts a broken god back together again
The Old Master of documentary film talks about tantrums at London’s National Gallery, his curiosity, and his love of janitors
A new exhibit about the cosmetics queen shows at what cost she taught women to power their way through beauty’s slow fade
A New York show delivers an early incarnation of the hunger artist, fascinated with the malleability of his own body
Art-world pervert flaunts mirrored balloons, oodles of cash at the Whitney
The art institution revisits and reenacts (sort of) a hit 1966 Minimalist and Conceptualist show—but why?