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October 18, 2012

In 1969 the Canadian artist William Kurelek told the American filmmaker Robert M. Young: “First of all, I would like to state quite

October 17, 2012

It strikes me that the tale of artist-run culture in Canada, at least the visual arts chapter, is something of a myth and also something of a lamentation. In brief: In the late 1960s and early 1970s, young artists from across the country answered the absence of available gallery and museum

October 17, 2012

A painting by American artist Roy Lichtenstein of a large electric cord, valued at some $4 million, is back with

october 16, 2012

 

This afternoon, Doyle New York hosted the first ever street art auction held in America. The sale included 46 lots and works from the 1980s through the present by a range of artists, many

The Art Unlimited program at Art Basel provides dealers the chance to show major installations, such as Franz West’s "Gekröse," 2011, which Gagosian reportedly sold on the opening day of the 2012 fair.

october 16, 2012

In 1967 there was only

October 16, 2012

Seven paintings by master artists including Pablo Picasso and

October 13, 2012

A letter – just a single paragraph long – began circulating by e-mail throughout the Vancouver visual-art community a few weeks ago. Sent by artist Roy Arden, with a deadline looming for a plot of city land, it