What Would Donald Judd Do?

MARFA, Texas—Donald Judd’s sculptures are ticking. In the high desert 100 gleaming aluminum forms — each the exact same size — are aligned in rows with military precision inside two former artillery sheds, just as Judd had ordered. Pristine and silver, they reflect light pouring through giant window walls that Judd designed to replace aging … Read more

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From the battlefields of Iraq to the music scene in Nashville, how a veteran uses art to heal

Nashville, Tennessee CNN – Growing up, Richard Casper always knew he wanted to serve others. When he was young in high school, the 9/11 terrorist attacks happened, and he realized how he would answer that call. “I had this desire in me,” he said. “I joined the Marine Corps. …I wanted to be the first … Read more

The ancient carvings reproduced in color, in the Met, are concerned

Placeholder while loading article actions NEW YORK – Even when you know what to expect, the results are unsettling: 17 colorful versions of ancient sculptures are interspersed with Greek and Roman originals, creating a riot of color amidst more subtle gradations of marble and bronze. The colorful works are part of the Metropolitan Museum of … Read more

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David Bowie tops Sky Arts’ list of the most influential British artists of the past 50 years

David Bowie has been named to Sky Arts’ list of the most influential British artists of the past 50 years. The Starman singer, who died at the age of 69 of cancer in 2016, topped the list with a victory over the Spice Girls, Stormzy, Elton John and Vivienne Westwood. The list recognizes popular artists … Read more

How the war changed the Kyiv Museum’s view of its past

Kyiv, Ukraine – Most of our showrooms are now empty in Mestetsky ArsenalOne of the largest art museums in Europe. As at nearly every cultural institution in the Ukrainian capital, its curators and archivists dropped the exhibits when war broke out on February 24. Much of the collection of about 4,500 pieces has been moved … Read more

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