Federal Charges Against Two WA Artists

Federal Charges Against Two WA Artists

Federal charges have been brought against two artists in Washington state for falsely claiming to be Native American. Two separate but very similar cases have been brought against the artists Lewis Anthony Rath and Jerry Chris Van Dyke. It’s a crime in the...
Stolen Art Rife in New York

Stolen Art Rife in New York

Stolen art and antiquities have been a core part of the New York art world literally as long as the city has existed. That’s coming to light, day by day. Not all art theft is Mission Impossible-style heists or burglaries in the night. Most of it is simply...
Museum of Forgeries: Prank or Genius?

Museum of Forgeries: Prank or Genius?

The Museum of Forgeries is equal parts prank, social experiment, and commentary on the nature of art as currency. It’s the latest project by the art and design collective MSCHF (pronounced “mischief”), which purchased an original sketch by Andy Warhol at...
OnlyFans and Art Museums – Odd Bedfellows

OnlyFans and Art Museums – Odd Bedfellows

OnlyFans is not typically the home of fine art, at least by most definitions. But with art museums running into censorship on platforms like Facebook and TikTok, they’ve found a niche to share classic works of art with a new audience. The Vienna Tourist Board...
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