Who Needs Assistants When You Have Robots? Jeff Koons Lays Off Dozens in a Move Toward a Decentralized, Automated Studio Practice

Although Jeff Koons’s name has long been synonymous with massive prices, massive scale, and a massive in-house studio operation, perceptions about at least one ofWho Needs Assistants When You Have Robots? Jeff Koons Lays Off Dozens in a Move Toward a Decentralized, Automated Studio Practice

After Gerhard Richter Disavowed a New Movie Based on His Life, the Director Fires Back: ‘He Hasn’t Seen the Film’

Gerhard Richter has distanced himself from the new film Never Look Away, a fictionalized account of the German artist’s life by Oscar-winning director Florian Henckel vonAfter Gerhard Richter Disavowed a New Movie Based on His Life, the Director Fires Back: ‘He Hasn’t Seen the Film’

A ‘McJesus’ Sculpture Has Provoked Violent Protests in Israel—and Both the Demonstrators and the Artist Want It Taken Down

Protests over McJesus, a sculpture of a crucified Ronald McDonald by Finnish artist Jani Leinonen, turned violent on Friday night at Israel’s Haifa Museum of Art, whereA ‘McJesus’ Sculpture Has Provoked Violent Protests in Israel—and Both the Demonstrators and the Artist Want It Taken Down

Netflix’s New Satirical Thriller Stars Jake Gyllenhaal as a Critic Who Falls Victim to Killer Art. Will It Hit Its Mark?

A satirical art-world horror flick starring Jake Gyllenhaal? Cue the shrieks of delight. The Hollywood star is reuniting with Rene Russo and Nightcrawler director Dan GilroyNetflix’s New Satirical Thriller Stars Jake Gyllenhaal as a Critic Who Falls Victim to Killer Art. Will It Hit Its Mark?