A sexy silver “Cobra Clock,” a museum-quality quilt from 1869 and a “slave wallet” from around 1760 are among the highlights of this year’s fair.
A show of royal crests from Cameroon brings you face to face (and soul to soul) with African sculpture.
Art museum selfies are getting more personal as visitors seek their doppelgängers in paintings and sculptures. A new feature in a Google app has made the trend explode.
The 11-century treasure, which depicts the Norman Conquest of Britain, has only been moved very few times in its history.
A drawing that the artist made in Paris in 1886 has been recognized by the Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam, which researched its history.
A West Indian in a largely white profession, he cut a dynamic figure in the art world, mounting memorable shows that disturbed the status quo.
An expert for Genoa prosecutors says that 20 of 60 works exhibited last year are fakes, but the owners of the works demand independent appraisals.
A museum show highlights the apprehensions and discrimination L.G.B.T. artists of Arab descent face.
The museum board’s action keeps the reward from dipping to $5 million in the quest for tips to recover works valued at $500 million stolen in 1990.
The Museum of Fine Arts in Boston is training a dog to detect moths and other pests that can damage artwork.
Frances Glessner Lee, the first lady of forensic science, was a cult curiosity. With her “Nutshell Studies” at the Renwick Gallery, she rises to art star.
Last week, the Metropolitan Museum of Art announced it would begin charging out-of-town visitors a mandatory fee, a change that divided readers.
If your plan is to build a more religious country, Washington is a good place to start.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art is dropping its “suggested” admission for out-of-staters, in favor of a mandatory set of fees.
The museum isn’t moving far — to a landmark church on 96th Street and Central Park West — but its new space is leagues away in what it can accomplish.
The Times’s chief art critics weigh in on the end of the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s pay-as-you-wish policy for out-of-state visitors.
With a decline in visitors paying the “suggested” full admission price, the museum is looking for ways to regain revenue.
“New York at Its Core” is a catalog of the four ingredients to the city’s success: multiculturalism, density, creativity and above all else, money.
The sale of art by institutions often draw criticism, but the college said the proceeds were needed to finance its broader educational mission.
A new exhibition at the Madre contemporary art museum puts rarely seen ruins from Pompeii in contemporary confines.