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Artist dreams her world through painting

One evening when Sarah Kelly was in middle school, she decided to draw a...

Was Winslow Homer the Greatest American Painter of the 19th Century?

Winslow Homer occupies a prized place in the pantheon of American artists,...

Artist Whose Paintings Are Mass-Produced for Hotel Rooms

You’d be forgiven for failing to keep up with the hotel-art scene; after...

Paula Modersohn-Becker: Artist Committed to Painting Women

When I Google search “Paula M. Becker,” almost every entry insists she...

The Russian Billionaire Behind Christie’s $450M Leonardo

Last night, Christie’s auction house sold “Salvator Mundi,” which it...

A Retrospective for a Painter Who Broke Away from Murals

Organized thematically, the exhibition includes over 60 works drawn from...

An Artist’s Big Break: Michelle Obama’s Official Portrait

After a late start, Ms. Sherald is just taking off. The Smithsonian’s...

American artist’s works focus on discrimination, occupation and plight of refugees

An art exhibition titled “Endangered land, People and Heritage” by...

Maine artist makes what may be the world’s largest watercolor

Barbara Prey has a golden resume: a bachelor’s degree from Williams...

Paul Gauguin at Art Institute of Chicago

Gauguin was best known for his paintings of women in idyllic Tahitian...