Explore the Louvre Abu Dhabi, a stunning museum and architectural playground that attempts to chart a new direction for the U.A.E.
One might ruminate on how this sale illustrates the paradoxical relationship of art and capitalism. Or, we could turn our mental faculties to something juicer: who bought it?Below, a somewhat facetious but sorta probable list of potential buyers:
The peasants may have stormed the Bastille and the royal palaces, but the art world remains a exclusive circle.
Real things overheard at a modern art exhibit — imagined responses.
Or, how to jam a textbook worth of material into your brain without totally losing it.
A challenge, a dare, a call: take an art history class. It’ll change your life, or at least your GPA. Here’s why.
What is art? Taking a stab at easily answered questions.