Firelei Báez on Creating Space for Caribbean History Along the Boston Waterfront

July 21st, 2021, 11:00 AM

In an ambitious installation, the artist transforms the ICA Boston’s Watershed into an enchanted site inspired by the archeological ruins of the Sans-Souci palace in Haiti.

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Lynn Hershman Leeson at the New Museum

July 9th, 2021, 5:15 PM

The artist's first museum show in New York explores technology's reshaping of the human form in depth and over decades, from cyborgs and avatars to genetic engineering and antibodies.

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The Artful Travel Interview: Hans Ulrich Obrist

July 8th, 2021, 1:00 PM

The renowned curator and artistic director of the Serpentine Galleries talks to Artful about his years of riding the night train between studio visits, the trip he would most like to take, and how we should think about travel in a more environmentally conscious, post-pandemic art world.

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The Ascendant Legacy of Michael Richards

July 1st, 2021, 1:45 PM

On the 20th anniversary of his death in the 9/11 attacks, the sculptor known for his interests in aviation, figuration, and Black history is remembered with a retrospective at the Museum of Contemporary Art North Miami.

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LUMA Arles

June 25th, 2021, 4:15 PM

With its new 27-acre cultural campus, anchored by a glittering tower designed by Frank Gehry, the LUMA foundation is turning the Provençal city long associated with Van Gogh and Roman amphitheaters into a contemporary art destination.

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Impressions: June 2021

June 23rd, 2021, 12:00 PM

In the latest installment of his monthly column, Artful's co-founder and chief curator Matthew Israel discusses four artists he has been thinking about.

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The Pinault Collection, Bourse de Commerce

June 17th, 2021, 12:14 PM

France is now open to vaccinated Americans—and one major reason to go is the spectacular new Paris home for François Pinault’s art collection, a former stock exchange building renovated by Tadao Ando.

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“Super-Rough,” Curated by Takashi Murakami

June 11th, 2021, 12:00 PM

The renowned contemporary artist teams up with the Outsider Art Fair to present a pop-up exhibition of self-taught artists at 150 Wooster Street in Manhattan.

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Matthew Higgs on the Vital History of New York’s Alternative Art Spaces

June 9th, 2021, 3:15 PM

The director of White Columns, an influential nonprofit with roots in Gordon Matta-Clark's SoHo art scene of the 1970s, speaks to Artful on the occasion of the 50th-anniversary exhibition “From the Archives: White Columns and 112 Greene Street—1970-2021.”

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"Inside the Met" on PBS

June 4th, 2021, 5:00 PM

A new three-part documentary follows the Metropolitan Museum of Art through a tumultuous 150th-birthday year.

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