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  1. crime
    This Painting Has Been Stolen 3 Times?A Dutch masterpiece depicting two young boys about to get sloshed is missing again.
  2. brit awards 2019
    Beyoncé and Jay-Z Accepted an Award in Front of a Meghan Markle PortraitHang this whole moment in the Louvre.
  3. fall preview 2018
    The Future Belonged to Hilma af KlintThe 20th-century mystic and pioneering abstract painter finally gets taken seriously at the Guggenheim.
  4. art
    Jenny Saville’s New Paintings Are About Motherhood and #MeTooThe Gagosian show is part of her imagining her own mythic ancestors, a genealogy for a canon that women are no longer so lonely in.
  5. #art
    Who’s a Better Painter: Taylor Swift or Britney Spears?They’ve each made a foray into the art world.
  6. gallery
    Remembering When Artists Grappled With Female SexualityThe new exhibition “The Woman Question” revisits work by Gustav Klimt, Egon Schiele, and Oskar Kokoschka.
  7. gallery
    This Artist Reclaims Black Lives in Classical PaintingsSee Lynette Yiadom-Boakye’s new solo exhibition at the New Museum.
  8. gallery
    A Pioneering Female Artist Painted These Zen LandscapesHelen Lundeberg co-founded the Post-Surrealist movement.
  9. gallery
    This Dancer Is Living Her Dream Second Career As an ArtistRachel Isadora’s exhibit “The Art of the Dance” opens this week.
  10. art
    World’s Largest Cat Painting Depicts Dream World of All Cats, No MenAn unnamed buyer shelled out $826,000 for the Carl Kahler work.
  11. george w. bush
    George W. Bush’s Library Is Hosting His First On-Purpose Art ShowThat’s convenient.
  12. Talking to Wayne White About Cartooning, ‘Pee-wee’s Playhouse,’ and […]Prior to the release of the 2012 documentary Beauty Is Embarrassing, artist Wayne White’s work had much more mainstream recognition than his […]
  13. the third terminator
    Honor Mayor Bloomberg’s Legacy by Purchasing This Painting of Him With an Owl“Hidden, stealth, swiftness, darkness, freedom.”
  14. feminist art
    See: Anita Steckel’s Wild, Phallic PaintingsA woman straddling the Empire State Building and more.
  15. fashion painters
    Hanuk’s Bold, Abstract PaintingsA favorite photographer turns to painting. 
  16. art
    Barbara Bush Has George Bush’s Paintings in Her ApartmentThey’re portraits of her cat.
  17. Did the Girl With the Pearl Earring Paint a Fifth of Vermeer’s Paintings? It’s a theory! It should be a movie!
  18. Women on Magazine Covers Only Allowed 3 WrinklesCrow’s-feet make the image more believable.
  19. photo op
    George W. Bush’s Dog Paintings Contain MultitudesA new batch of hacked pictures is out.
  20. jerry saltz
    Saltz: Make Me a Faux Gerhard Richter PaintingOne guy in Jersey knew how.
  21. jerry saltz
    Saltz: Make Me a Faux Gerhard Richter PaintingOne guy in Jersey knew how.
  22. Buy an Original Oil Portrait of Seth Meyers for Only $5,500Tucked away in the 8th floor portrait studios of the Chicago Macy’s, amongst paintings of families and babies, you’ll stumble upon a portrait […]
  23. clickables
    See a Painting of a Young Sean Connery’s BumWait, it gets better: He’s wearing a thong th-thong-thong-thong.
  24. art
    See Bill Murray Reimagined As Other Wes Anderson CharactersArtist Casey Weldon created six different paintings that feature the stone-faced, onscreen father figure as the very kids he messed up.
  25. signs
    Demi Moore’s Decision to Sell Painting Is Deeply Meaningful“Reportedly … she’s ready for something new.”
  26. only in new york kids
    Missing $1.4 Million Painting Found Hanging in Some Dude’s BathroomDoorman found it in some bushes.
  27. art
    Alcohol-Infused Lost-Painting Story Now Includes a Convicted Con ArtistPainting’s owner withdraws lawsuit.
  28. awkward
    Man Gets Wasted, Loses $1.4 Million PaintingOops.
  29. art
    Watch an Artist Paint on the Surface of WaterIn the end it creates a trippy print that’s not unlike those Fimo beads.
  30. Trimmings
    Four Seasons Denied Rothko Repros, While Pop Gets Chanterelle IllosDecades after Mark Rothko refused to sell his paintings to The Four Seasons, the restaurant tries (unsuccessfully) to snag some reproductions.
  31. art
    See Every Painting in the Museum of Modern Art in Two MinutesIt’s just like visiting the museum, if you were in an extremely fast wheelchair.
  32. art
    Behold the Scandalous 3-D Truths Behind Old Master PaintingsNew technology unleashes a whole new world of artistic revelation.
  33. art
    Watch a Hypnotic Time-Lapse Video of Artist Mark Ryden Painting ‘Incarnation’Is he drinking white wine?
  34. art candy
    See Paintings by Otto DixHis witty, brilliant oil portraits are highly stylized, titillatingly grotesque, and endlessly fascinating.
  35. art
    See Your Favorite and Least Favorite Bloggers, PaintedClick through to see your favorite bloggers, all artsy-fartsified.
  36. art
    See Artist Alexa Meade’s ‘Living Paintings’Chunkily painted canvases are actually chunkily painted people.
  37. art
    See the Twisted, Technicolor Pop-Culture Paintings of Dave MacDowellThey’re stingingly, almost psychedelically colorful.
  38. art candy
    Get Lost in David Hockney’s Poppy Landscape PaintingsThink Van Gogh meets ‘The Wizard of Oz.’
  39. early and awkward
    Hung Pataki Many Inches Bigger Than Previous GovernorsIncluding Teddy Roosevelt!
  40. Trimmings
    Veselka Installs New Mural As It Prepares for Bowery Build-OutThe story behind Arnie Charnick’s new one, ‘Keys to the City.’
  41. Trimmings
    Food Blogger Splurges for Veselka’s MuralWe’re totally jealous.
  42. art candy
    Melanie Vote Paints Girls With Some EdgeThe artist paints girlie-girls as lusty badasses.