November 23, 2021

Art News

Austria’s Return to Lockdown Will Cost the Country’s Museums Millions of Euros in Revenue, Kunsthistorisches Director Says

The national lockdown that has been reinstated in Austria, in response to a surge of Covid cases there, is going to hit the country’s cultural institutions especially hard, said the director of a leading museum in Vienna, resulting not only in disrupted exhibition schedules, but a staggering loss of millions of euros in revenue. The

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Pure abstract #2

This work is from the “Pure Abstraction” series. For me this kind of art is pure and truly free!!! The combinations of liquid acrylics create a vibe on the canvas and I can express myself in a painting with a palette knife! It’s essentially fluid art, but not free flowing, but controlled by me and

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‘The Beauty Is Really in the Fragrance’: The Cloisters’ Head Horticulturist Tells Us What It Takes to Make a Medieval Garden Magical

Carly Still, the managing horticulturalist at the Met Cloisters has, over the course of her career, sought to merge the worlds of art and nature. When she began working at the museum 10 years ago, she was blown away by the intimacy of the four, sectioned-off medieval gardens, their carefully curated plant collections, and how

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Soho Grifter Anna Delvey is the Subject of a Forthcoming Netflix Series

Netflix has dropped the first trailer for “Inventing Anna,” the upcoming series about convicted fraudster and socialite grifter Anna Delvey. Created by Shonda Rhimes as part of her deal with the streamer, the show stars Julia Garner as Delvey, whose real name is Anna Sorokin. Watch the first footage from the show below. “Inventing Anna”

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Ornate Assemblages Cast Vintage Pressed Glass as Flourishing New Scenes in Amber Cowan’s Sculptures

“Visions of the Night Muse in Jade” (2021), 20 x 15.5 x 7.5 inches. All images by Matthew Hollerbush, © Amber Cowan, shared with permission Philadelphia-based artist Amber Cowan (previously) molds found and flameworked glass into narrative sculptures brimming with ornate flourishes and enchanting details. Her delicate works are often monochromatic and revitalize vintage elements,

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