Artwork by Andrea Champlin for The Women's March on Washington
Friday, January 20th, 2017

The Art of Protest

A qualified response to the call of J20 for “An Act of Noncompliance on Inauguration Day”.

Tuesday, October 4th, 2016

A Cafe, A Gift Shop and a Lecture Hall

The case for New York as free museum and university. Archie Rand at the Studio School Wednesday

Tuesday, February 23rd, 2016

OY/YO Forever

We back the call to make the popular, street smart sculpture a permanent fixture in DUMBO

Wednesday, January 7th, 2015

January 7, 2015

We stand in sympathy and solidarity with the Paris victims of fascistic intimidation –

Walter Robinson, founder-editor of Artnet Magazine, appears on the Kostabi Show's Name That Painting quiz. Courtesy of
Tuesday, June 26th, 2012

Artnet Magazine – R.I.P.

The closure of the oldest web-exclusive art magazine recalls the demise last year of Knoedler

Nicole Wittenberg, The Countess 2 (London on October 15th, 2010), oil on canvas, 29 x 33 inches. Courtesy of Freight & Volume
Wednesday, May 16th, 2012

When Academic Isn’t a Dirty Word

The Arts and Letters ceremonial is the art world’s Oscars

Visitors to Frieze Art Fair New York, May 2012. Photo: artcritical
Sunday, May 6th, 2012

On an Island in the River – Sunday in Randall’s Park with Frieze

“simply put, the best art fair this writer has visited in America.”

Frieze Art Fair, Randall's Island Park, May 4 to 7, 2012
Tuesday, May 1st, 2012

May Day! May Day! More Art Fairs

New York set to Frieze.

Thursday, June 2nd, 2011

MTA to Bushwick Open Studios: Drop Dead

The major annual cultural event is being turned into the No Subway Series

Wednesday, April 27th, 2011

A Thousand Words For Ai Wei Wei

A personal statement by artcritical’s regular China hand complements our editorial on the subject