NEWSLINKS 04.29.08

May 2nd, 2008

Damien Hirst and the skull via the age

Hirst’s $100M diamond skull cancelled at Hermitage[Financial Times]
New Museum: “freeze-dried packet of desiccated minimalism” [Arts Journal]
Rome mayor to tear down museum designed by Richard Meier? [NY Times]
Artistic Director of Art Basel steps down [Bloomberg]
Public art illuminates Fifth Avenue [NY Sun]