Collecting

SEE // Win Tickets to Danh Vo’s Guggenheim Artist Talk
Jarrett Moran |
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In honor of Vo’s 2012 Hugo Boss Prize, the Guggenheim is opening an exhibition that shows a more personal and intimate side of Vo’s work.

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SEE // From Astroturf to the Ocean // Gabriel Orozco
Jarrett Moran |
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Gabriel Orozco brings two expansive new installations to the Guggenheim. Enter to win tickets to a conversation with Orozco and art historian Benjamin Buchloh!

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KNOW // The Origins of The Scream
David Schroeter |
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A controversial (and unpopular) origin, threat of destruction under the Nazis, storage in a barn in Norway, and two art heists.

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BUY // Your Very Own Cindy Sherman
Lindsey Grothkopp |

On November 19, the acclaimed Stephen Petronio dance company is holding a benefit art auction to support new works and performances.

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Can You Build a Major Art Collection on a Postal Worker's Salary?
Amanda Ryan |
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From 1962 onwards, Herb and his wife Dorothy accumulated some 4,700 works, all on their salaries as a postal worker and a librarian.

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A Secret NYC Museum in a Sanitation Department Garage
Tiffany Jow |

Nelson Molina is a devoted collector and curator of New York’s garbage.

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Daily Digital Exhibitions from Major Curators
Cameron Meade |
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A digital exhibition invites one hundred curators from around the world to each exhibit ten artists for one day.

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Miro or Caravaggio? Berlin's State Museum Authorities Are Forced To Choose.
Spencer Nelson |
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A donation of €150,000,000 worth of modern art is causing headaches for Berlin’s cultural authorities. With so little museum space and so much to show, curators and administrators are being asked to choose whether to display old masters or twentieth century icons.

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Hunt Slonem's Antebellum Oz
Zach Bell |
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Hunt Slonem draws us into a world of ghosts, mystics, plantations, and exotic birds.

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Big-League Artists Show Their Love for Bard College
Tiffany Jow |

Heavyweights like Rachel Whiteread, Sarah Morris, and Martin Creed have works in Luhring Augustine’s new group show, which benefits the pioneering curatorial program at Bard College.

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Five Things You Can Say: Sarah Sze at Victoria Miro
Tiffany Jow |

Want to talk like an art buff but not willing to do your homework? We’ve got your back.

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A Stockholm Hotel Accepts Art as Currency
Tiffany Jow |

Picasso did it. Now, you can too.

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