The Best of 2013

The Best of 2013

From launching our mobile app to bringing you fairs, features, and biennials from around the globe, 2013 was a big year at Artsy. Discover our highlights from the past year, and find out what we—and a few of our favorite influencers—think you should keep your eye on in 2014.

Top 10 Artists
Top 10 Artworks
Top 10 Categories
Top 10 Gallery Exhibitions
Top 10 Museum Exhibitions
Our Favorite Fairs and Features from the Past Year
The 55th Venice Biennale
The Armory Show
Frieze London
Art Basel in Hong Kong
Viral: The 1950s Nanny-Turned-Street Photographer
Interview: Thierry Cohen on His Starry Night Skies
Interview: Curator Francesco Bonami on Maurizio Cattelan & Ai Weiwei
In the Studio: JR
Interview: Director Marc Spiegler on his Expanding Art Basel Empire
In the Studio: Mickalene Thomas
Viral: Steve Jobs Teaches Andy Warhol to Use the First Apple Computer
Interview: “do it” with Hans Ulrich Obrist, the World's Busiest Curator
Our Most Anticipated Shows in 2014
Gallery Exhibitions
Museum Exhibitions
Artists to Watch in 2014

We asked a few of our friends and contributors for the artists they're expecting great things from in the new year.

Picked by Francesca Gavin
Ed Atkins & N. Dash
Picked by Alberto Mugrabi
Lucien Smith
Picked by John Elderfield
Rackstraw Downes
Picked by Eric Shiner
Alex da Corte
Picked by Cecilia Alemani
Camille Henrot, Marianne Vitale, & Hannah Weinberger
Picked by Neville Wakefield
Bernhard Hegglin
Picked by John Maeda
Misha Kahn
Picked by Michelle Grabner
Alma Allen, Lonnie Holley, Thornton Dial, & Abigail DeVille
Picked by Stefano Tonchi
Theaster Gates & Alex Prager
Picked by Anita Zabludowicz
Ella Kruglyanskaya & Ryan Trecartin
Picked by Jeffrey Deitch
Michael Chow (& Mark Bradford)
Picked by Philip Tinari
Ran Huang