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NEW YORK – JR: CHRONICLES AT BROOKLYN MUSEUM THROUGH MAY 3RD, 2020

Monday, February 24th, 2020

Yasiin Bey to Show Sound Work at Brooklyn Museum

Wednesday, November 27th, 2019

Sotheby’s New York to Sell Francis Bacon’s “Pope” this November, Benefitting the Brooklyn Museum

Wednesday, October 16th, 2019

Brooklyn Museum Gives UOVO Prize to Photographer John Edmonds

Tuesday, July 9th, 2019

Brooklyn Museum’s Anne Pasternak Makes Crain’s List of Powerful NYC Women

Wednesday, June 19th, 2019

Brooklyn Museum Gifted Major Do Ho Suh Installation

Wednesday, October 3rd, 2018

Jennifer Chi Has Left Brooklyn Museum

Wednesday, June 27th, 2018

Record-Setting Basquiat to Get One Painting Show at Brooklyn Museum

Thursday, January 11th, 2018

Jennifer Y. Chi Appointed as Chief Curator, Deputy Director of Brooklyn Museum

Thursday, September 7th, 2017

Brooklyn Museum Adds Susan Greenberg as Director of Collections

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017

Brooklyn Museum Launching Year of Events Celebrating Sackler Center for Feminist Art

Thursday, August 18th, 2016

Brooklyn Museum to Launch Buyout Program

Thursday, May 19th, 2016

Brooklyn Museum Takes on Ambitious Rehang of Several Galleries

Tuesday, April 26th, 2016

Brooklyn Museum Launches App Allowing Questions on Works in Real-Time

Tuesday, April 19th, 2016

Brooklyn Museum Incorporates Recent Protest Art and Posters into Current Show

Monday, April 11th, 2016

Nancy Spector Appointed Brooklyn Museum Deputy Director and Chief Curator

Saturday, December 19th, 2015

New York: Jean-Michel Basquiat: “The Unknown Notebooks” at The Brooklyn Museum Through August 23rd, 2015

Sunday, August 16th, 2015

New York – FAILE : “Savage / Sacred Young Minds” at Brooklyn Museum Through October 4th, 2015

Sunday, July 26th, 2015

Anne Pasternak Named Head of Brooklyn Museum

Wednesday, May 20th, 2015

New York – Kehinde Wiley: “A New Republic” at The Brooklyn Museum Through May 24th, 2015

Thursday, April 9th, 2015

Arnold Lehman to Leave Post as Director of Brooklyn Museum

Thursday, September 11th, 2014

New York – Ai Weiwei: “According to What?” at the Brooklyn Museum Through August 10th, 2014

Sunday, August 10th, 2014

Free Admission for Those Under 20 Comes to the Brooklyn Museum

Wednesday, July 30th, 2014

Brooklyn Museum Receives $5 Million Gift to Endow Director’s Position

Wednesday, May 21st, 2014
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NYT Notes Generation Gap in Online Art Sales

June 9th, 2020

As art sales go online, the NYT notes an increasing generation gap, with older buyers tapering off their purchases and younger buyers continuing to collect. “The resistance from older collectors is still there,” says Anders Petterson, founder of analytics firm ArtTactic.  “When there is no physical art world, how do you substitute that experience?” he added. “Younger people are a lot quicker to adapt.”
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Unrest Over Killing of George Floyd Forces Museums to Address Institutionalized Racism

June 9th, 2020

A piece in the New York Times charts pressure on institutions to address problems of systemic racism and injustice in their organizations, collections and programs, following the social unrest caused by the killing of George Floyd at the hands of the police.  “I do not think art museums have done enough,” says Chris Anagnos, executive director of the Association of Art Museum Directors. “We have dabbled around the edges of the work, but in our place of privilege we will never live up to the statement that ‘museums are for everyone’ unless we begin to confront, examine and dismantle the various structures that brought us to this point.”
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Art Basel Cancelled

June 9th, 2020

Art Basel has completely cancelled the 2020 edition of its fair in the Swiss town, after an attempt to move the fair’s dates to September.  “While there are signs of hope as individual countries are coming out of lockdown, the global situation remains precarious, and, unfortunately, too many uncertainties remain to go ahead with the fair,” the organization said in a statement. “These include the health risks posed by large gatherings, the limitations on intercontinental travel, and the unclear Swiss regulatory environment for shows of Art Basel’s size. Given these uncertainties, we believe that the best option concerning the Basel show is to focus on next year’s edition and delivering a fair of the exceptional international quality that the artworld expects.”
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