Despite its history as a public institution with free entry to all, the museum is considering a mandatory charge to help address budget deficits.
At the New York Botanical Garden, this Seattle glassmaker is spreading his glass sculptures of plantlike forms (and more) among the real flora.
An auction house pulled the painting, “Portrait of a Man” (1647) by the Dutch master Bartholomeus van der Helst, after an outcry.
Having seen virtually no black subjects among the portraits he admired in Europe, Mr. Hendricks painted friends, family and strangers who conveyed a culture of assertiveness.
A two-century-old statue of the nation’s father, in the buff, is coming to the United States for the first time. And, no, he didn’t pose for it.
In a case involving an estate and a Sotheby’s expert’s valuation of two paintings by old masters, a judge sides with the Internal Revenue Service.
The Atlanta museum’s acquisition, from the Souls Grown Deep Foundation, includes 13 works by the self-taught artist Thornton Dial.
The Polish artist’s works ranged from woven shrouds and tree trunks to mythic human figures that evoked the dark forces at work in the 20th century.
When two galleries and two heirs collaborate, the stars align. A visitor can experience two artists’ works separately but in sync, as they were created.
Can we find meaning in the feathered nests of the superwealthy?