“Velvet Buzzsaw” is certainly not horror. It’s a successful parody of the art world. A world where the emphasis is not on the artistic level or creativity, but more on investment value and profit margins.
Frank used to be a member of 1980’s one hit wonder band OXO who scored with the song “Whirly Girl”. Cindy who married Frank and thought life would be glamorous being married to a pop star touring and turning up at award ceremonies, but it’s not how things turned out at all.