Democracy is under attack, the pandemic refuses to end, inflation is soaring, social inequality is worsening and climate change threatens to bring us all down, but hey, do you want to go see some art that you can’t afford Frieze New York? Yes, it’s art fair season and we’re here to comfort and entertain you during this difficult time of year with a new edition of our Art World Bingo Card series (have you given our recent edition of the Venice Biennale?). Buckle up as world-class collector art dealers descend on the city and the rest of us, for whatever reason, feel compelled to attend. In the words of the late comedian George Carlin, “It’s a big club, and you’re not in it.” But if you have $300,000 to spend on a painting, congratulations: BINGO!

Conversations with Leslie Barlow, Mary Griep, Alexa Horochowski, Joe Sinness, Melvin R. Smith, and Tetsuya Yamada will be accessible online or in person at Minneapolis College of Art and Design.

The plot of Maureen Fazendeiro and Miguel Gomes’ film moves back in time, continually recontextualizing what at first glance looks like a simple situation.

The artifacts are estimated to date from 400 to 300 BCE, when Greek colonies existed along the northern shores of the Black Sea near Odessa.

Presented in Pasadena, this exhibition explores how four artists challenged the limits of gestural abstraction by exploiting the resonance of figurative forms.

Jeremy Webster of the Attenborough Center for the Arts at the University of Leicester allegedly bombarded the statue from behind a fence.

Snapchat CEO Evan Spiegel and model Miranda Kerr have paid off student loans for 285 recent graduates.

This new exhibit in Evanston, Illinois examines how art has been used to protest, address, mourn and commemorate anti-Black violence for over a century.

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