Wednesday, January 7th, 2015


January 7, 2015

We stand in sympathy and solidarity with the Paris victims of fascistic intimidation –

Tuesday, June 26th, 2012

Walter Robinson, founder-editor of Artnet Magazine, appears on the Kostabi Show's Name That Painting quiz. Courtesy of

Artnet Magazine – R.I.P.

The closure of the oldest web-exclusive art magazine recalls the demise last year of Knoedler

Wednesday, May 16th, 2012

Nicole Wittenberg, The Countess 2 (London on October 15th, 2010), oil on canvas, 29 x 33 inches. Courtesy of Freight & Volume

When Academic Isn’t a Dirty Word

The Arts and Letters ceremonial is the art world’s Oscars

Sunday, May 6th, 2012

Visitors to Frieze Art Fair New York, May 2012. Photo: artcritical

On an Island in the River – Sunday in Randall’s Park with Frieze

“simply put, the best art fair this writer has visited in America.”

Tuesday, May 1st, 2012

Frieze Art Fair, Randall's Island Park, May 4 to 7, 2012

May Day! May Day! More Art Fairs

New York set to Frieze.

Thursday, June 2nd, 2011


MTA to Bushwick Open Studios: Drop Dead

The major annual cultural event is being turned into the No Subway Series

Wednesday, April 27th, 2011


A Thousand Words For Ai Wei Wei

A personal statement by artcritical’s regular China hand complements our editorial on the subject

Saturday, April 16th, 2011


Release Ai Weiwei

Readers are urged to sign the petition and demonstrate at consulates/embassies Sunday at 1 pm.

Wednesday, January 5th, 2011


Lindsay Pollock takes helm at Art in America

Exceptional journalist known for her concern with the nuts and bolts of the art world

Sunday, November 7th, 2010


Public Art and Its Discontents. Julie Mehretu at Goldman Sachs

Visible from the street, but inaccessible close up, Mural like Goldman Sachs itself is powerful but private