Pope vs Kippenberger

Pope vs Kippenberger

via Christopher Knight for the LA Times Austria Today, an online business-oriented daily, reports today that Pope Benedict XVI has condemned as blasphemous a sculpture of a crucified frog being shown in an Italian museum. A version of the work is also on view in Los...
Evan Roth’s X-Ray Messages

Evan Roth’s X-Ray Messages

via Make “One of my favorite artists, Evan Roth, is working on a project that will be released soon – the pictures say it all, it’s a “carry on” communication system. These metal places contain messages which will appear when they are...
LACMA Recives Large Donation

LACMA Recives Large Donation

via the Los Angeles Times: LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles County Museum of Art plans to announce on Monday that it has received a $45 million cash gift and the promise of $10 million in artworks from Lynda and Stewart Resnick, a Beverly Hills couple who are...
NYC: Jenny Holzer on the Guggenheim

NYC: Jenny Holzer on the Guggenheim

via Art Observed: Jenny Holzer’s site-specific design for the facade of the Soloman R. Guggenheim museum is now on display. The Guggenheim commissioned the piece to mark the completion of the museum’s three-year restoration project. The piece is a light...
Chelsea Art Museum WTF?

Chelsea Art Museum WTF?

Yesterday I posted an entry about the Chelsea Art Museum’s cancellation of their show The Aesthetics of Torture. It now appears that their Chief Curator, Manon Slome has resigned for “personal reasons”. I had originally reported that CAM president...