Internet Reacts to Joe Biden’s Inauguration; Comic Auctions Break Records

Week in Review is a weekly collection of news, developments, and stirrings in the art world. Subscribe to receive these posts as a weekly newsletter. Amanda...

How Amanda Gorman’s Poetry Roused a “Country That Is Bruised but Whole”

In 1961, President John F. Kennedy invited Robert Frost to read at his inauguration, and since then, only three other presidents have included...

Holy Bidding, Batman! Bruce Wayne and Tintin Break Comic Art Auction Records

Two record-setting sales on January 14 are the latest indication of the strength of the international market for comic books and comic art....

A Slippery Drama About the Uncertainty of Memory

After 20 years practicing neurosurgery in America, Márta (Natasa Stork) returns to her native Budapest to rendezvous with János (Viktor Bodó), whom she...

Is Any Modern Porn Worth Preserving?

In early December 2020, a New York Times op-ed alleged that pornography streaming giant Pornhub, one of the most visited sites on the...

Bernie is in Christina’s World, but not too concerned – The Artsology Blog

I’ve seen a lot of Bernie Sanders memes going around in the past 24 hours, based on a photograph by Brendan Smialowski for...

Face effigy found in north Georgia – The Artsology Blog

If you’re a regular reader of the Artsology blog, then you know that we often have people sending us pictures of rock art...

An Exquisite Tribute to Terry Adkins, Maker of Monumental Sonic Sculptures

ST. LOUIS, MO — Terry Adkins was an artist who improvised. Whether in sculpture, performance, video, or printmaking, he rooted his projects in...

30 Years of Offbeat Documentaries With Lynne Sachs

About a year after Sheffield Doc/Fest paid tribute to her films, veteran documentarian Lynne Sachs is now being similarly honored by the Museum...

Paintings by Marcos Bontempo – The Artsology Blog

I saw these paintings of horses by Marcos Bontempo at the 2020 Outsider Art Fair, and really liked them, the way they’re clearly...

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