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The reluctant comic-book hero: Interview with Robert Crumb

A major survey of R. Crumb’s countercultural cartoons opened in Paris last month, but he remains mystified by the attention

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Andrea Fraser: exposing the art world from within

From mock guided tours to a sexual encounter with a collector, the US artist's work is a unique form of institutional critique

Extramural shows at Art Basel Miami Beach 2011

If collectors are hungry for more, they can drop by commercial shows outside the fair organised by five of its galleries

Twisted ways of seeing: Interview with Carsten Höller

Höller has a PhD in insect communication, but he abandoned the rules of science for the “subjective experience” of art


Tim Burton as great as Warhol, says MoMA in the lead up to its exhibition on the director

The curator of an exhibition which includes over 700 of the film-maker’s drawings, paintings, graphic works and photographs, believes Burton will come to be seen as one of the most influential artists of our time

Art marketarchive

Fritz the Cat comic drawings hot on the art market, but highly rare

Robert Crumb, the creator, is now a cult figure in the contemporary art market


MoMA's opening parties were as sober as Tanaguchi’s architecture

Riffraff-proofing the festivities involved intense security procedures

NADA and SCOPE: the emerging fairs that cash in on Art Basel's success

Enterprising dealers met collectors' demand for young and fashionable names

Mona Hatoum is the latest artist to curate an Artist's Choice exhibition at the MoMA

The show is named “Here is elsewhere” since “most of the artists in the exhibition, because of their gender, sexual orientation, colour, or cultural background, speak from a critical position outside the status quo”

What’s On: rest of US commercial galleries

Delia Brown: getting hung up at a collector’s home en route to the museum. Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles

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From superpower to no power this week in New York

Silly season in New York brings mobsters out on the town, gay-makeovers for the men of America and 80s disco to Kenny Schacter’s new gallery

Weapons of mass dissemination: The propaganda of war on show at the Wolfsonian

Florida International University presents a brilliantly curated tour of the First and Second World Wars

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What's On in '03: Abstract expressionist Richard Pousette-Dart at Knoedler & Company

His mythic heads and forms appear in paintings and drawings (1935-42) on show in New York

Chris Burden bites the bullet in exhibition at Gagosian Beverly Hills

A cheeky reference to his early performance art is displayed alongside other new work

Art marketarchive

AIPAD '03 fair report: Art market perseveres in the shadow of a war

Collectors braved the terrorist alerts and bought but at a lower level than in the past

Vuillard at New York's Berry-Hill Galleries, the major show finally reaches Washington's National Gallery

The exhibition was brought to fruition with with the input of Galerie Bellier, directed by Jean-Claude Bellier, the godson of Vuillard

Art Baselarchive

Miami: the burgeoning art scene that attracted Art Basel

Do commercial galleries stand to benefit from the increased footfall brought by the famous art fair?

Ordering Wolfgang Tillmans: 'Still life' on show at Harvard University

Benjamin Paul harks back to Dutch masters in his curation of Tillmans at the Busch-Reisinger Museum

Art marketarchive

The changing locations of notable galleries in New York

What's next for galleries in the Chelsea and Soho areas?

Andy Warhol in Los Angeles

A number of small shows devoted to the artist have opened across the city

Utopia & Reality: modernity in Sweden 1900-60

Bard Graduate Center for Studies in the Decorative Arts

Eva Hesse at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art

This exhibition incorporates paintings and works on paper

Art marketarchive

Marilyn photos sales flop; one set was just too expensive, the others were fake

A sign that even this highly popular market for images of the screen icon has its limits–and danger

Art marketarchive

The mass gallery exodus from SoHo continues despite rumblings of a recession

Chelsea becomes the new home of many even as it becomes ever more expensive