Top 20 Contemporary Art Websites and Instagram Pages to Follow – Part 1

Looking for inspiration and the next exhibition to see? Here are the 20 must-follow websites and Instagram (or Facebook) pages about contemporary art.

*in no particular order

1. Artforum

Artforum: Defining the world of contemporary art since 1962″


2. The Art Newspaper

“Founded in 1990, The Art Newspaper is an online and print publication with offices in London and New York.”


3. ArtDaily

ArtDaily: The First Art Newspaper on the Net”


4. Artsy

Artsy’s mission is to make all the world’s art accessible to anyone with an Internet connection.”


5. Artnet

artnet is the leading online resource for the international art market, and the destination to buy, sell, and research art online.”


6. BlouinArtinfo

BLOUIN ARTINFO is the preeminent global source for up-to-the-minute news, information, and expert commentary on art, artists, and the business and pleasure of making, buying, and understanding art.”


7. e-flux

e-flux is a publishing platform and archive, artist project, curatorial platform, and enterprise which was founded in 1998.”


8. ARTnews / Art in America

“Founded in 1902, ARTnews is the oldest and most widely circulated art magazine in the world.”

Art in America: The World’s Premier Art Magazine since 1913.”


9. Frieze

frieze is the leading magazine on contemporary art and culture.”


10. Hyperallergic

Hyperallergic is a forum for playful, serious, and radical perspectives on art and culture in the world today.”


11. Art21

Art21 is a celebrated global leader in presenting thought-provoking and sophisticated content about contemporary art, and the go-to place to learn first-hand from the artists of our time.”


12. Contemporary Art Daily

Contemporary Art Daily: Selected contemporary art exhibitions from around the world, with new exhibitions posted each day.”


13. ArtAsiaPacific

“Established in 1993, ArtAsiaPacific magazine is the leading English-language periodical covering contemporary art and culture from Asia, the Pacific and the Middle East.”


14. Art Radar

Art Radar: Contemporary art trends and news from Asia and beyond.”


15. Larry’s List

Larry’s List is the leading art market knowledge company providing data, research and access to contemporary art collectors.”


16. The Artling / Artshare

The Artling: A curated selection from Asia’s best galleries and artists.”

artshare.com is the first global online platform dedicated to the exhibition and sale of contemporary Chinese art.”


17. Ran Dian

“Launched in 2010, Randian is owned and run by its editorial board. We seek to promote independent cultural debate in China and to foster intellectual exchange between China and the rest of the world.”


18. Widewalls

Widewalls: Premier Contemporary Art Resource For Collectors”


19. Juxtapoz

“Founded in 1994, Juxtapoz is a monthly magazine that documents and makes accessible the creative. Juxtapoz is a monthly magazine that covers contemporary artists who deserve crucial attention.”


20. Google Arts & Culture

Google Arts & Culture: Where Arts and Culture Meet Technology.”


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