Art Links

Focus: Painter Maciej Hoffman
Contemporary Polish painter who's work explores the existential power, and weakness of the human condition
Artist Interview

Art Knowledge

The Art Newspaper
The paper edition is a monthly newspaper about the visual arts. It is published by the Italian publishing house Umberto Allemandi, but has offices in London, New York, & Turin with correspondents in over 20 countries. The digital version started in 1990, I find this an excellent source for any art related news & events. View back issues and better yet sign up for the email newsletter

ArtNet is the place to buy, sell and research fine art online. ArtNet Galleries is the largest network of its kind, with over 2,200 galleries in over 250 cities worldwide, more than 166,000 artworks by over 39,000 artists from around the globe. ArtNet Galleries serves dealers and art buyers alike by providing a survey of the market and its pricing trends, as well as the means to communicate instantly, inexpensively and globally

Art News
Founded in 1902, ARTnews is the oldest and most widely circulated art magazine in the world. Its readership of 200,000 in 123 countries includes collectors, dealers, historians, artists, museum directors, curators, connoisseurs, and enthusiasts

Art Cyclopedia
In-depth information on artist, art news, museums, galleries, and fine art articles. In addition has searches and links. Est. 1990 Calgary, Ontario

Art Log
This online site started as a personal log, but now has magazine style content. Artlog is an online platform and Blog that highlights exhibits and art works from galleries, museums, non-profits, and individual artist. Based in New York City and San Francisco, the site is edited by David Goodman, formally of BOMB Magazine and RISD

Art Slant
Comprehensive site with detail to insider commentary and information on contemporary art. Est. Los Angeles 2007.

Online magazine for Chinese art & culture. Includes interviews, review, and events

Buy Art

Saatchi Online
Fantastic resource to contemporary art

Art Space
Work for sale by both established and new artist, prices start at $100.

This curated site connects emerging and mid-career artist to buyers.

Absolute Art
Large artist sponsored art galleries for emerging artist

Christies,   Sotheby's,   Phillips De Pury,   Bonhams
Fine art auction houses since 1766, 1744, 1796 & 1793 respectfully

The big five Art Destinations

Art Basel: Miami, Florida
Art Basel Miami Beach is one of the most important contemporary art show in the united states, a cultural and social highlight for the Americas. As the sister event of Switzerland's Art Basel, the most prestigious art show worldwide for the past 41 years, Art Basel Miami Beach combines an international selection of top galleries with an exciting program of special exhibitions, parties and crossover events featuring music, film, architecture, and design. Exhibition sites are located in the city's Wynwood art district and the tropical art deco style South Beach. Est. in 2002 this event is held annually the first week in December. Adjacent venues include Art Miami, Scope, Pulse, Red Dot, Art Asia, and Aqua art fairs

Art Basil: Basil, Switzerland
Dubbed "The olympics of the art world" by the New York Times, this event is acknowledged as the worlds leading art fair. It brings together paintings, drawings, sculptures, installations, photography, video, multi-media art, and performances with some 260 galleries from around the world. It is held annually and runs for six days

Frieze: London, England
The Frieze art fair is the brain child of the publishers of the British art magazine with that name. It takes place every October in Regents Park and features over 140 of the most exciting contemporary art galleries in the world. When launched in 2003 it featured over a thousand artist

Armory: New York, New York
This international art fair is one of the world's leading art fairs devoted exclusively to contemporary art. The most recent show brought together 148 international galleries. Now in a new spacious location at Piers 90 & 92, it was formerly held at the 69th street Regiment Armory, the site for which the show was named. The first show in 1913 was famous for introducing the American audience to European modern art. The fair is held the second week in March and includes adjacent art venues Scope, Pulse, Red Dot, and "The Art Show" fairs

Venice Biennale: Venice, Italy
The Venice Biennale (Biennial) is a major contemporary exhibit that takes place once every two years (in odd years). For over a century it been one of the most prestigious cultural institutions in the world. Ever since its foundation in 1895, it has been in the avant-garde, promoting new artistic trends and organizing international events in contemporary arts. It is world-beating for the International Film Festival, for the International Art Exhibition, and for the International Architecture Exhibition, and continues the great tradition of the Festival of Contemporary Music, the Theatre Festival, now flanked by the Festival of Contemporary Dance

Art Event Listings

Art Lyst
London art network for events, exhibits, fairs, and auctions

NY Art Beat
Offering event listings and reviews, the site is updated daily and lists more than 700 current & upcoming art events, at any moment. Easy to use for all type of users, neophytes, casual art-goers or art professionals.

Art Week.LA
Comprehensive and up to date art information for the LA scene. This site has event calendars, classifieds, art links, blogs, previews and more!

LA Weekly
This site is all about all LA entertainment including restaurants, music, film, news, and of course ART!

Nuit Blanche
Meaning "White Night", this Incredible, although sometimes sketchy, all night art show and festival host numerous contemporary exhibits. Originated in Nantes, France in the 1980's this event has caught on and now includes cities such as Barcelona, St. Petersburg, Berlin, Paris, Rome, London, Montreal, Toronto & New York. Each city is organized independently, so there not a single web site for activities. Search by city to find dates and event information