ART & DESIGNPhotos: Who’s Who in the Art WorldW salutes some of the fabulous folks who make up the art world—here, there, and everywhere.by W Magazine06.27.14Photographer: Anna Bauer1Photographer: Anna BauerLarry Gagosian, gallerist.2Photographer: Anna BauerOscar Murillo, artist.3Photographer: Anna BauerMaja Hoffmann, founder, Luma Arles, and collector.4Photographer: Anna BauerRem Koolhaas, architect.5Photographer: Anna BauerKara Walker, artist. “The weirdest thing I get all the time is ‘I thought you’d be shorter.’ I think it’s because I put a lot of small, childlike bodies in my work: not-quite-to-scale caricatures enacting terrible power games. Some folks see the figures and assume they’re based on me.”6Photographer: Anna BauerLawrence Weiner, artist.7Photographer: Anna BauerMichael Slotover and Amanda Sharp, cofounders, Frieze Art Fair.8Photographer: Anna BauerMatthew Higgs, chief curator and director, White Columns.9Photographer: Anna BauerNancy Spector, chief curator and deputy director, Guggenheim Museum.10Photographer: Anna BauerAdam Lindemann, collector and gallerist.11Photographer: Anna BauerAmalia Dayan, gallerist.12Photographer: Anna BauerPawel Althamer, artist.13Photographer: Anna BauerRagnar Kjartansson, artist. “I decided to wear a suit all the time around my 30th birthday. I was just so scared of turning into a middle-aged mammal in fleece.”14Photographer: Anna BauerMickalene Thomas, artist; David Maupin, gallerist.15Photographer: Anna BauerFrancesco Vezzoli, artist.16Photographer: Anna BauerDan Colen, artist.17Photographer: Anna BauerLisa Phillips, director, New Museum.18Richard Armstrong, director, Guggenheim Museum.19Photographer: Anna BauerCasey Freemont, Doreen Remen, and Yvonne Force Villareal, Art Production Fund.20Photographer: Anna BauerFrancesco Bonami, curator.21Bjarne Melgaard, artist. “The craziest comment I’ve overheard at one of my openings: Do you think he killed someone?”22Photographer: Anna BauerMichael Govan, director, Los Angeles County Museum of Art.23Photographer: Anna BauerClarissa Dalrymple, curator.24Photographer: Anna BauerAnnabelle Selldorf, architect. “The biggest misconception about my work is that I don’t like curves.”25Photographer: Anna BauerHans Ulrich Obrist, curator and codirector, the Serpentine Galleries; Diana Widmaier, art historian; Klaus Biesenbach, director, MoMA PS1.26Photographer: Anna BauerIwan Wirth, gallerist.27Samantha Boardman and Aby Rosen, collectors.28Photographer: Anna BauerGao Ying, artist Ai Weiwei’s mother.29Photographer: Anna BauerDakis Joannou, collector and founder, DESTE Foundation.30Photographer: Anna BauerRoseLee Goldberg, founder, Performa. “Everyone is coming round to understanding that performance has been an integral part of art history for more than a century, and that the designation of art as painting and sculptures is way out of date!”31Photographer: Anna BauerMarian Goodman, gallerist.32Photographer: Anna BauerTobias Meyer, auctioneer; Mark Fletcher, art advisor.33Photographer: Anna BauerCindy Rachofsky, collector.34Jeanne Greenberg Rohatyn, gallerist.35Photographer: Anna BauerGordon VeneKlasen, gallerist.36Photographer: Anna BauerGavin Brown, gallerist; Hope Atherton, artist.37Photographer: Anna BauerMassimiliano Gioni, curator and associate director, New Museum. “I used to think of the art world as a family. But now it feels incestuous and inbred, and I’m not sure I want to be related to so many people.”38Photographer: Anna BauerCecilia Alemani, director, High Line Art.39Photographer: Anna BauerJohn Waters, artist and filmmaker. “Joining the art mob is kind of like hooking up with the People’s Temple—if you were on Jim Jone’s side and didn’t have to drink the flavor aid.”40Photographer: Anna BauerLynette Yiadom-Boakye, artist.41Photographer: Anna BauerGlenn Lowry, director, Museum of Modern Art.42Photographer: Anna BauerBeatrix Ruf, director, Stedelijk Museum.43Photographer: Anna BauerDavid Adjaye, architect.44Photographer: Anna BauerMark Leckey, artist, with his daughter, April Lumen Leckey.45Photographer: Anna BauerElizabeth Peyton, artist.46Photographer: Anna BauerRirkrit Tiravanija, artist.47Photographer: Anna BauerTracey Emin, artist. “The craziest comment I’ve overheard at one of my openings: ‘She’s definitely dead. That work is called Everyone I Have Ever Slept WIth From 1963 to 1995.”48Photographer: Anna BauerMaurizio Cattelan, artist. “The biggest misconception about what I do? Well, the misconception started with me being an artist.”49Photographer: Anna BauerRyan McGinley, artist.50Photographer: Anna BauerChuck Close, artist.