Art on the wire and online: Jean-Hubert Martin on curating in cyberspaceTaking art from gallery walls to the endless expanse of the internet: online platform Collectionair offers virtual exhibitions, with the help of curators like Jean-Hubert Martin.
Senegalese sculptor Ousmane Sow dies in DakarOusmane Sow, a luminary figure of African contemporary art, died early Thursday morning in Dakar. He was 81.
Eye On Africa
One year since anti-government protests broke out in EthiopiaIn this edition: It's been one year since protests began in Ethiopia. At least 800 people have died since then according to reports, and the crackdown has intensified with the…
Contemporary art fever takes over the city of lightThe International Contemporary Art Fair - FIAC - is in full swing in Paris. The four-day event showcases the work of some 1,500 artists from 180 galleries around the globe. It's…
Brazil’s contemporary art star Vik Muniz comes to ParisHe’s painted the Mona Lisa in peanut butter, recreated Liz Taylor’s face with real diamonds and smeared Sigmund Freud’s portrait in chocolate sauce. Vik Muniz started out as a…