Katherine Keener

Katherine Keener is an art historian and art writer. Currently based in London by way of the USA, she finds inspiration in the ever-changing landscape of the art world.

MOMA director Glenn Lowry to hold post through 2025

In mid-November, the New York Times reported that Glenn Lowry would be staying on at the Museum of Modern Art as director through 2025. Lowry, now 64, was due to […]

Somenotsukasa Yoshioka: a workshop ‘In Search of Forgotten Colours’

The 19th-century saw the industrialization of various manufacturing processes. One of which was the way in which materials were dyed. In the mid-1800s, the creation of synthetic dyes slowly pushed […]

Anni Albers: her life, her exhibition

Anni Albers (1899-1994) and textiles have become one and the same. Though the artist, born in Berlin to a bourgeois furniture manufacturing family, may not have known that she would […]

Two paintings from collection of Robert Indiana to sale at Christie’s

On the 16th of November Post-War and Contemporary Art Morning Session sale at New York’s Christie’s, two artworks from the estate of Robert Indiana (1928-2018), the late Pop artist, are […]

Sotheby’s fourth quarter off to a slow start

After recent reports of third quarter losses for Sotheby’s 2018 Fiscal Year, the auction house looked to Q4 (the fourth quarter) for an uptick. However, only a few weeks into […]

D.C.’s short-lived amendment to censor arts funding

On Monday, 5 November, the D.C. Commission on the Arts and Humanities (DCCAH) applied an amendment to the grants that were already approved for recipients. The sweeping language of the […]

Wes Anderson and Juman Malouf’s mysterious art exhibition is here!

The mystery around ‘Spitzmaus Mummy in a Coffin and Other Treasures,’ the debut collaborative exhibition by Wes Anderson and Juman Malouf, bolstered the anticipation for the exhibition which opened on […]