In a 2014 article for New York magazine, critic Jerry Saltz described Artforum‘s ads as “the porn of the art world.” The glossy promotions comprised around 70 percent of the magazine’s pages. But these weren’t your typical ethereal, aspirational ads for perfume or jewelry. These are ads...

Even authors who create elaborate fictional landscapes need directions sometimes. That much is clear in “Mapping Fiction,” a new exhibition at the Huntington Library, Art Museum, and Botanical Gardens in California, which examines the ways authors and cartographers have mapped out fantastical worlds both like...

Art Industry News: Smoking Is Having a ’Sexy and Ethereal ‘80s Revival’ Among the Cool Art Crowd, Apparently + Other Stories Plus, a British art worker returns to the U.K. after a nearly four-year detention in Iran, and Prince Charles shows off his watercolors....