The artist says he wants the 107-feet-long mural at SFMOMA to get people to interact with one another.
After four years away from the art scene the artist returns with work that maps the visual language of contemporary blackness through 108 letterpress posters in the most important installation in the US right now.
The legendary filmmaker and street artist travel through rural France and meditate on the value of art and the imagination.
Faces Places is a kind of road movie in which two artists who are electric on screen, one 34 years old and the other 88, stop at villages to talk to and take photos of people in the French provinces.
A work by the street artist and photographer will serve as the sail of a 60-foot yacht when it races from France to Brazil in November.
A trip to three headline exhibitions in Doha suggests a culture pulled between global and local priorities.
They’re all about sports, but that doesn’t mean the 2016 Rio Olympics have no room for art.
PARIS — We have long loved our illusions.
Inhabitants of Baltimore this week are being confronted by the faces of 42 black artists and activists staring out at them from the city’s walls.
The art-centric short films at the 2015 Tribeca Film Festival include two documentaries about very unusual artists, an enigmatic science-fiction drama, and a ballet set in a Parisian housing project.
Sometimes art and life converge in miraculous ways. That happened last week in the Mediterranean, where drifting migrants were rescued by a cargo ship plastered with an image by French artist JR, the Wall Street Journal reported.
The Ellis Island hospital, which treated 1.2 million immigrant patients between 1901 and its abandonment in 1954, is once again open to the public. In conjunction with the reopening, the French street artist JR has installed paste ups of archival photographs throughout the building that give a historic, human context to the decrepit space.