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Wednesday Links: Sexy Neptune Censored, David Hammons Powerless, Shazaam Movie Mystery

[caption id="attachment_81157" align="aligncenter" width="829"] Jean de Boulogne's Neptune is too sexy for Facebook, apparently[/caption] Why do thousands of us have memories of a nonexistent early

Tuesday Links: Dana Schutz Painting Removed, Brooklyn Gets an Art Fair, Melania Gets a Portrait

Those calling for the censorship of Dana Schutz’s “Open Casket” will be happy to know that the painting has been removed from view. They’ll likely be disappointed to know it’s for a logistical reason

Digital Artist Omar Aqil Interprets Picasso Paintings as Sleek Modern Sculptures

For this series titled MIMIC, Pakistan-based digital artist and art director Omar Aqil took a random selection of artworks by Pablo Picasso and completely reimagined them as 3D renderings. While
AI spots art fakes by examining a single brushstroke

AI spots art fakes by examining a single brushstroke

Attempts at art forgeries run from the laughable (remember Monkey Jesus?) to the exquisite (this ambiguous Baroque masterpiece nearly cost a gallery €120 million last year), and traditionally the art
The Feds Want Martin Shkreli's Secret Wu-Tang Album

The Feds Want Martin Shkreli's Secret Wu-Tang Album

As well as a bunch of other bizarre rich-people shit, per a new court document.
Cubism: How Picasso and Others Broke From Tradition to Transform Modern Art

Cubism: How Picasso and Others Broke From Tradition to Transform Modern Art

Since its emergence over 100 years ago, Cubism has been regarded as one of modern art‘s most famous and fascinating art movements. Cubism is closely associated with iconic artists like Pablo Picasso,
The Evolution of Picasso’s Painting Style and What Each Artistic Choice Represents

The Evolution of Picasso’s Painting Style and What Each Artistic Choice Represents

Throughout an artist's lifetime, changes in approach, subject matter, and even style are to be expected. This phenomenon is apparent in the evolution of modern art‘s most beloved painters, from
Science Reveals Hidden Secrets in Picasso Works

Science Reveals Hidden Secrets in Picasso Works

AUSTIN—Looking at a Pablo Picasso painting could be confusing itself. But scientists using x-rays have revealed secrets behind both paintings and sculptures of the famed artist. Read more...
Researchers discover hidden details lurking beneath a Picasso masterpiece

Researchers discover hidden details lurking beneath a Picasso masterpiece

There are many layers to great art — sometimes literally. We are reminded of this fact by researchers at the Art Institute of Chicago's Center for Scientific Studies in the Arts, who have revealed
How Henri Matisse Revolutionized Traditional Art and His Influence on Modern Art

How Henri Matisse Revolutionized Traditional Art and His Influence on Modern Art

As art history tells us, it was American artists such as Jackson Pollock, Barnett Newman, and Mark Rothko who revolutionized and redefined art in the 1940s and ‘50s. They pioneered the abstract art
Take a Virtual Vacation with These Unearthed 1960s Snapshots

Take a Virtual Vacation with These Unearthed 1960s Snapshots

Robert Doisneau was so taken with the man-made oasis of Palm Springs that he used color film for the first time.
‘Genius: Picasso’ Review: The Life and Lechery of a Cultural Icon

‘Genius: Picasso’ Review: The Life and Lechery of a Cultural Icon

What does it mean to be a genius? For the second time, National Geographic’s anthology series introduces the idea of genius as one inextricably tied to that of being a womanizer — a position that, in
Picasso’s ‘Young Girl’ Painting Sells for Insane $115 Million

Picasso’s ‘Young Girl’ Painting Sells for Insane $115 Million

In 2015, Pablo Picasso’s Les Femmes d’Alger (Version ‘‘O”) sold for a record $179.4 million. Now, another rare art piece from the Spanish artist has eclipsed the $100 million mark during an auction of
A Picasso Painting Owned by Steve Wynn Was Damaged—Again

A Picasso Painting Owned by Steve Wynn Was Damaged—Again

It was worth $70 million and set to go to auction.
$70 million Pablo Picasso painting gets 'accidentally damaged' right before auction

$70 million Pablo Picasso painting gets 'accidentally damaged' right before auction

Valued at $70 million, Pablo Picasso's Le Marin (The Sailor) was set to go to auction on Tuesday evening at Christie's New York. But the painting was pulled shortly before it was due to go under the
$70 million Picasso painting accidentally damaged, pulled from auction

$70 million Picasso painting accidentally damaged, pulled from auction

Oops.On Friday, a painting by Pablo Picasso was damaged by Christie's auction house and has been withdrawn from their May 15 sale.The painting, Le Marin (The Sailor), was created by Picasso as a
Omaraqil’s New Edge 3D Picasso

Omaraqil’s New Edge 3D Picasso

Inspired by Picasso, Pakistanis digital artist Omaraqil has rendered Picasso Paintings in 3D. It is always interesting to see how modern artists are reinterpreting his masterpieces! (...) Read More

Picasso Bong

In a limited edition run of 50, Guy Overfelt has created near-exact replicas of Picasso’s ceramic work from the 1950s—and made them functioning bongs. This one, dubbed “Picasso,” was made in
Illustrator Reimagines Iconic Artists as Modern-Day Hipsters

Illustrator Reimagines Iconic Artists as Modern-Day Hipsters

Have you ever wondered how history’s famous artists would look like if they were alive today? This is the concept for the work of Tel-Aviv-based illustrator Amit Shimoni, who has reimagined iconic