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Artists and NFL Quarterbacks: A Brief Guide

The 2014 Super Bowl, also known as Super Bowl XLVIII, will be held on Sunday, February 2 at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. What’s that got to do with art? As it turns out, there are certain distinct parallels between the high-profile athletes who patrol the chalky gridiron and the art stars who exhibit in the chalky white enclaves that patrol the art world.

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Coney Island’s Banksy Robot, Busy Weekend in Brooklyn [UPDATE 2]

What a weekend. After Friday night’s unveiling of Banksy’s new “Reaper” animatronics art performance on Houston Street, two text-based pieces appeared the following days in Brooklyn, and — surprisingly — they were largely left alone by taggers and haters, while today’s stencil piece of a spray-can-wielding robot has been unveiled in another Brooklyn location, Coney Island.