The Heady Life of a French Art Appraiser

In his gripping memoir, Philippe Costamagna offers an insider's glimpse into the dramatic world of attributing and dating art.

by Laurie Hurwitz | illustrations by Andrea Mongia
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The Heady Life of a French Art Appraiser

The Whitney Plays Host to the Largest Andy Warhol Show Ever

The artist who claimed to be superficial continues to intrigue audiences more than 30 years after his death.

by Meredith Mendelsohn
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The Whitney Plays Host to the Largest Andy Warhol Show Ever

10 Wonderful Under-the-Radar Fall Gallery Shows

We've rounded up some of the best and brightest exhibitions of the new season, in cities from London to Los Angeles, San Francisco to New York, and points in between.

by Meredith Mendelsohn
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10 Wonderful Under-the-Radar Fall Gallery Shows

A Rare Q&A with American Legend Alex Katz

On the eve of a new exhibition just north of New York City, the nonagenarian contemporary-art icon talked with ‘Introspective’ about his long and ongoing career, the development of his signature style and his rather malleable definition of realism.

by Ted Loos
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A Rare Q&A with American Legend Alex Katz

Give These Talents a Coloring Book and They’ll Make It a Work of Art

An L.A. charity art sale gave renowned artists and designers the chance to color outside the lines. Here are the riotous results.

by Tim McKeough
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Give These Talents a Coloring Book and They’ll Make It a Work of Art

Winold Reiss, an Unsung Decorator, Painter and Activist, Is Newly Appreciated

The German-born artist portrayed as his subjects Native Americans and notable figures of the Harlem Renaissance.

by Stephanie Murg
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Winold Reiss, an Unsung Decorator, Painter and Activist, Is Newly Appreciated

Fortune, Travel, Alchemy, Death: It’s All in ‘The Paston Treasure’

Five curators break down what is happening in this bizarre 17th-century painting of a family's eclectic collection.

by Trent Morse
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Fortune, Travel, Alchemy, Death: It’s All in ‘The Paston Treasure’

Get Wrapped Up in the Work of Christo and Jeanne-Claude

The public art projects masterminded by this ingeniously creative duo have commanded crowds from New York to Berlin, Chicago to Paris.

by Hilarie M. Sheets
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Get Wrapped Up in the Work of Christo and Jeanne-Claude

‘Cultured’ Mag Founder Takes Us Inside Her Home and Her Mini Media Empire

The force behind an influential contemporary art and design magazine, enterprising entrepreneur Sarah Harrelson has just launched her company's latest addition to a collection of limited-edition objects, exclusively available online through 1stdibs.

by Meredith Mendelsohn
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‘Cultured’ Mag Founder Takes Us Inside Her Home and Her Mini Media Empire
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