Guud san glans Robert Davidson at Vancouver Art Gallery

The aesthetic sensibilities of the Haida are some of the most iconic and easily recognizable, a wealth of modern artists bringing the bold styles of their people to modern audiences. […]

In a Roman villa at the center of a nasty inheritance dispute, a Caravaggio masterpiece is hidden from the public

Monika Schmitter, UMass Amherst I teach Italian Renaissance and Baroque art, so when I was visiting Rome in January 2023, how could I not try to see a notorious villa […]

Hard-Edge traces the line back for geometric abstraction

It’s easy to take starkly geometric styles for granted. They’re something that we spend our foundational years learning the names of, counting the sides of, and using them as reference […]

Becoming Frida Kahlo: new BBC documentary paints a compelling portrait of the Mexican artist

Deborah Shaw, University of Portsmouth Nearly 70 years after her death the brilliant Mexican artist Frida Kahlo continues to fascinate for her unique artistic language that interprets her physical and […]

“Everything Everywhere All At Once” auction raises $500,000

As cinema has grown over the past century, and especially across the last two decades, we have seen the mainstream attain a more and more avant-garde bend. Quite possibly one […]

MSCHF’S Big Red Boots leave a big cultural footprint

While the wisest expectation to have for Brooklyn-based art collective MSCHF is to expect the unexpected, each new iteration of the group’s trickster-like sensibilities comes as a true surprise. This […]

“Living” reminds us what it means to live

Adaptations have been the bread and butter of the cinematic world for some time now. Whether it be from hit game series to a hit TV series via Last of […]