Newslinks for week of 9.3.07

September 4th, 2007

Hirst Skull Simply Act of Creation & Consumption? [WashPost]
Museums Losing Against Private Collectors [LATimes]
Asia Society Positions to Build Contemporary Collection [NYTimes]
Takashi Murakami – “Warhol of Japan”? [Portfolio]
Met Shows Off New Contemporary Acquisitions This Fall [NYMag]
NY Legislature Seeks to Ban Sham Bidding [Maine Antique Digest]
Olafur Eliasson’s Glacial Perspective [NYTimes]
Sean Dack’s Musical Prank [NYTimes]
The Collector Who Knew ‘Bill’ de Kooning [FT]
Hirst’s Sale = Small Profits [WSJ]
Zhang Huan’s Changes: Performance Art to Studio Factory [NYTimes]