A busy brace of nights featured arts and letters and Dior variously at gatherings for the Kenyon Review, Alicia Keys’s AIDS nonprofit and an artist named Wool in a suit of unknown fabric.
Sheikha Mayassa bint Hamad Al Thani, sister of Qatar’s Emir and chairwoman of the Qatar Museums Authority, tops ArtReview’s 2013 ranking of the art world’s 100 most influential figures, the Power 100, published today.
Cindy Sherman represents everything that is wrong with the contemporary art world.
The collector Ingvild Goetz announced she is donating her Munich museum and 375 contemporary artworks to the state of Bavaria, and will hand over more than 4,000 other works on permanent loan.
Ai Weiwei has a showstopper in this year’s Venice Biennale.
Ten thousand bucks.
An ex-secret serviceman risks his life for a stalked diva. The two fall hopelessly in love.
The huge red lips hover over the landscape like a pair of sexy nuzzling blimps in Man Ray’s “Observatory Time -- the Lovers.”
Reynold Levy made about $7,000 each weekday as president of Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts.
“Let them in, I’m only the host!” Leonard Riggio said on Friday night, to a guard stationed at his front door who had been asking arrivals to enter through the side porch.
"Untitled Film Still."
- Cindy Sherman on Feb 22, 2012