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The Helsinki Biennial, Now Delayed Until 2021, Champions Finnish Artists

It may be delayed until 2021 due to the coronavirus, but the citywide showcase is on track to give...

The Vanguard
Neri Oxman and Sir Norman Foster on the Future of Design

The venturesome Oxman talks experimental materials and lunar habitation with the renowned architect.

Art
Designer Duro Olowu Brings His Maximalist Sensibility and Cosmopolitan Eye to Chicago Museum Show

The Nigerian-born British fashion innovator is borrowing art from public and private collections...

Design
To Collect Radical Italian Design, Resilience Required

Design collector and Surface consulting creative director Dennis Freedman spent more than...

Surface Travel Awards
The Standout Cultural Institution Debuts of 2019

A museum inspired by a desert rose in Doha, a Canadian library festooned with curvaceous red cedar,

On The Rise
For This Architectural Curator, Buildings Are Not The Main Event

For Storefront for Art and Architecture executive director José Esparza Chong Cuy, humanity...

EXHIBITION
A Career Retrospective of Nam June Paik, The Father of Video Art, Arrives at London’s Tate Modern Right on Time

As we find ourselves locked to the screen and drowning in its contents, there's perhaps no better...

Art
Delvaux Commemorates Its Own History with a Museum

The new art space is the latest erected by a fashion brand aiming to bolster its cachet.

ART
Enter Artechouse, Manhattan’s Sprawling New Digital Art Mecca

Artechouse is bringing the world’s most intricate digital projection technology—as well as a...

Architecture
Diller Scofidio + Renfro and Others Pitch New Visions of The La Brea Tar Pits

Along with the veteran firm, Dorte Mandrup and WEISS/MANFREDI have offered proposals for rehabbing...

Art
The Curator of EMMA’s Exhibition on Michael Jackson Addresses the Controversy

The Espoo Museum of Modern Art is the latest to present “Michael Jackson: On the Wall,” a...

Art
The Royal Academy of Arts Continues the Conversation on Environmental Protection

With the upcoming exhibit “Eco-Visionaries,” 21 creatives offer commentary on humanity's...

Art
Magdalene Odundo Teams Up With David Adjaye to Stunning Effect

The ceramicist and the architect have turned the Norman Foster-designed Sainsbury Centre for Visual

Art
Solange Knowles’s ‘When I Get Home’ Gets a Wide Release

The visual album, first seen at fine art institutions across the globe, is now available on...

Art
The Baltimore Museum of Art Devotes a Year-Long Program to Female-Identifying Artists

Beginning in fall 2019, the fine art institution will unveil 2020 Vision, an initiative that puts...