Art magazines, art journals and newspapers, a comprehensive list
See also: Literary Journals
Critical writing about art & theory, culture & philosophy.
Melbourne Art Journal, Australia
Melbourne Art Journal (MAJ) is an art history journal based in Melbourne. It is dedicated to publishing art historical research of the highest quality, from medieval to contemporary, European, Australian, and Asian.
Monocle is a global briefing covering international affairs, business, culture and design.
My Modern Met
My Modern Met is a blog where art enthusiasts and trendspotters connect over creative ideas.
NeMe is a non profit, Cyprus registered cultural NGO founded in November 2004. NeMe works on various platforms which focus on contemporary theories and their intersection with the arts.
The New Yorker
Includes the New Yorker cartoon archive.
Where spin is art. A news forum for the arts community. For current, compressed news and information served up weekly. New York.
New York Times on the Web
Art news, reviews.
The Journal of New Media & Culture. Peer-reviewed papers and audiovisual pieces which contextualize encoding/decoding environments and the discourses, ideologies and human experiences/uses of new media.
An international feminist art journal exploring feminist theory and contemporary women’s art practices.
NY Arts Magazine
Major contemporary arts magazine based in New York.
Notcot is a network of design sites.
A literary and visual arts ezine based in Delaware. The Web site, styled as an online multi-media publication, features the full range of fine and performing arts.
Each day, Nowness showcases an exclusive premiere of the most inspiring stories influencing contemporary culture and the arts, previewing the latest in fashion, gastronomy, art, film, music, design, travel and sport.
032c magazine is an English-language, bi-annual contemporary culture magazine covering art, fashion and politics. Based in Berlin.
Oxford Art Journal
The Oxford Art Journal has an international reputation for publishing innovative critical work in art history, and has played a major role in recent rethinking of the discipline. It is committed to the political analysis of visual art and material representation from a variety of theoretical perspectives
Paper Monument is a print journal of contemporary art published in association with n+1.
Published three times per year in English and German in Zurich, Switzerland, Parkett has a circulation of 12,000 and is read by some 30,000 readers in 40 countries.
publishes fiction, poetry, interviews with artists and galleries of their work, discussions of technology and communication, themed creative non-fiction and opinion pieces, essays and interviews as well as reviews of books and music. Per Contra is an international magazine and publishes quarterly.
Phaidon art book publishing blog Agenda.
Art news and articles.
An international magazine of outsider art, art brut and contemporary folk art.
Religion and the Arts,
a journal from Boston College. A Journal which promotes the development of discourses for exploring the religious dimensions of the verbal, visual and performing arts.
A specialist publisher of books and web material relating to African contemporary art and culture, based in France.
RWA: The Royal West of England Academy Art magazine
ART is the quarterly magazine published by the Royal West of England Academy, U.K.
Salvage and ReDesign
Recycled art and craft zine with projects and inspiration.
Seismopolite Journal of Art and Politics
Seismopolite Journal of Art and Politics presents reviews, essays and features to investigate the possibilities of artists and art scenes worldwide to reflect and influence their local political situation.
DasSuperpaper is a contemporary art media project founded in Sydney in 2008.
The Tate Papers
The Tate Gallery’s online research journal.
This is Tomorrow
This is Tomorrow aims to become a comprehensive archive of contemporary art, providing those restricted by place or time with the chance to visit some of the most innovative and culturally significant exhibitions around the world.
Art, culture, music, events, news, politics. Trebuchet is about the joy of discovery, the energy of creation and the recognition that comes from being good. Trebuchet’s writers are university lecturers, record label owners, gallery curators, professional journalists, avid readers and you.
Triple Canopy is a magazine based in New York. Since 2007, Triple Canopy has advanced a model for publication that encompasses digital works of art and literature, public conversations, exhibitions, and books. This model hinges on the development of publishing systems that incorporate networked forms of production and circulation.
Undergrowth is a non-profit, grassroots collective that welcomes like-minded artists to a common ground in which to publish, network and spread the seeds of cultural evolution. Undergrowth publishes an online and print magazine containing the best short fiction, journalism, poetry, visual art, photography, comics and esoterica from Australia’s counter-cultural underground.
Utne Reader Online
Alternative, visionary ideas. A place in cyberspace where ideas and society connect.
The Village Voice, New York.
Articles on the arts and politics.
Whitehot Magazine is an international art magazine and collective of over 150 writers in 20 cities. Founded in 2006, Whitehot continues to be one of the world’s most popular art magazines.
Dedicated to art lovers and collectors alike, the magazine offers a comprehensive, year-round coverage of top exhibitions, festivals, events and art fairs worldwide, alongside breaking news and collectors’ tips, elaborated featured articles on various trending topics in arts and the art market, interviews with today’s most intriguing street and contemporary artists, latest from art auctions,