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Peter Gelb says keeping opera alive is a battle. Is the Metropolitan Opera winning it?

Post image for Artists: Take This Survey, Let the World Know If You Hate Art Fairs

The venerable Ed Winkleman is a man of many hats: art dealer, author, and Moving Image fair organizer. And now, he needs your help.

Post image for This Week’s Must-See Art Events: Death to Normcore

This week comes at us with high-energy midsummer events, more group shows, and air-conditioned movie theaters.

Touching the Art is kind of like Borat meets Gallery Girls in the best possible way. In the parodic webseries, VFILES star and Dazed columnist Casey Jane Ellison interviews a panel of art world thinkers, all while wearing black lipstick and speaking through a healthy dose of vocal fry.

Post image for Finding Humanity in the Humidity: An Art Trip to Texas

There’s a type of summertime heat in the Gulf states that will turn even the hardiest of souls into a single ball of sweat. Not even air conditioning cannot save you. Summer’s really not the best season for art, and the galleries tend to know that; they slow down just like the rest of their sticky city-dwellers. And yet, a scant few do get out, and try to see art though most of the galleries have gone on vacation.