A recent and powerful exhibit by New York artist Mickalene Thomas at the Art Gallery of Ontario has opened the door for some deep discussions about Black Canadian women and visual representation.
Unsolicited artwork by the world famous artist can cause big problems for private building owners.
Smee insists that the rich and intense visions of artists such as Cézanne or Chekhov are increasingly lost to us.
Researchers have found a way to reduce light damage to artworks by up to 47% by optimising LEDs to prevent light from being absorbed by the artwork.
Sexual subcultures create space for critical social conversations and the formation of meaningful political alliances.
The discovery of an apartment crammed with art has revealed the dark history of collaboration and looting during the days of the Third Reich.
Colonial powers plundered the heritage of countries all over the world – restitution is long overdue.
We've had 90 years of those famous ears.
Art can be a powerful means to confront and subvert stigma around menstruation.
Art is no cure all. But it can open up new spaces for us to ask new questions.
Bombarding people with scientific information has little effect. Something else is needed to jolt us out of our current climate trajectory.
A new exhibition pairs paintings by Indigenous Australian artists with microscopic images captured by scientists. The parallels, as this gallery of pictures shows, are intriguing.
An algorithm named AICAN has been 'taught' the entire canon of Western art history – and now produces, titles and sells works of its own.
Later this month, Christie's will be auctioning its first piece of AI art – a portrait created via machine learning.
It might look like an unfinished piece but it's the work of artificial intelligence, the first artwork of its kind to be sold at auction.
Was it a marketing stunt or a critique of the market itself?
A bioengineer collaborates with artists, clinicians and patients to come up with an art exhibition with heart.
Research is changing how artists contribute to the world's knowledge base.
The Open Air project features satellite data interpreted and coloured to produce beautiful, surreal images of Australian landforms.
From solitary confinement, Moliere Dimanche started drawing on anything he could find. The result was a series of fantastical, allegorical images that depict abuse, racism and profound isolation.