An exhibition at the Uffizi gallery in Florence shows how the city benefited from dialogue with the Muslim world.
At the Hammer, one of the strongest biennials; at the Fowler, the most beautiful sculpture show in recent memory; and at LACMA, Iranian superheroes.
The selection marks the second time in a row that an African-American artist will represent the United States.
Five tennis centers in the United States have received colorful makeovers this year from professional artists.
The government of Chile said it would ask for the return of the statue, which was taken by British sailors in 1868, on behalf of the island’s indigenous people.
In Brooklyn, young artists reconsider a summer ritual, that is part celebration, part town-hall meeting.
Stephanie Baptist, a photography agent, left New York to study abroad and came back with the seeds of a global dialogue on art.
In a city where power, gender and technology converge, artists ask hard questions about diversity.
Chase F. Robinson, the president of the Graduate Center of the City University of New York, will assume his post at the Smithsonian on Dec. 10.
Fred Tomaselli said the art in his Brooklyn home — he was one of the early artists to land in Williamsburg — was mostly the product of trades.