Post image for Brooklyn Museum Launches White Male History Month

In an effort to better reflect the changing demographics of its borough, the Brooklyn Museum is launching White Male History Month, a press release announced this morning.

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Post image for Whitney Museum Replacing Biennial with Program Devoted to Art Galleries

On Wednesday the Whitney Museum of American Art announced that it will discontinue its seminal biennial exhibition, a fixture of the US art scene since 1932, and replace it with a continuous gallery-in-residence program dubbed “The Whitney Perpetual.”

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Post image for ISIS to Exhibit Floating Pavilion of Art Destruction at Venice Biennale

VENICE — The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) has announced that it will have its first-ever Venice Biennale pavilion when the international art exhibition opens next month.

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Post image for Kitsch Alert: Slap Your Face (or Your Partner’s, Pet’s) on an Old Master

Everyone’s favorite Hallmark holiday is coming up in one month, which means if you haven’t bought a present for your significant other yet, you’re running out of time. Luckily, we received the best gift idea we’ve ever seen in our inbox this morning: Nobilified.

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Dealer to Collector: Your Art Sucks

by The Editors on October 10, 2014

Adam Parker Smith's

The following “correspondence” was sent to us anonymously, and we publish it here as an archival document indicating the state of collector/dealer relationships in the 21st century.

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Post image for Five Rules for (Kinda) Viewing Art

Art critic Philip Kennicott published a guide to viewing art in the Washington Post this week. Lovely and thoughtful though it is, parts of it just seemed sort of … old-fashioned, you know?

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Post image for Welcome to “It’s the Arts,” with Monty Python

It’s the Friday afternoon before Memorial Day Weekend, which means, if you’re anything like me, your brain is somewhere out the window. Why not indulge its wandering weirdness with some Monty Python?

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Post image for BuzzFeed Acquires Hyperallergic, Critical Pivot for Future of Art Blogs

OMG, we have exciting news today: Hyperallergic has been acquired by bleeding-edge media company BuzzFeed for an undisclosed amount.

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Post image for Emojis May Be Going Multiculti, but What About Art?

Here at Hyperallergic, we’ve discussed — and griped about — the limited menu of emoji on smartphones but now there’s word that Apple may expand the usual emoji suspects with more racial diversity to reflect a more inclusive reality. But can I suggest a few others?

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Post image for ‘Portlandia’ Lampoons Anti-Corporate Student Art

Ronald McDonald + Something Violent and Crazy (Like Money) = SHOCK

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