Search Results

Jens Hoffman Suspended From Jewish Museum Post Over Sexual Harassment Allegations

Wednesday, December 6th, 2017

Jens Hoffman Clarifies that He Will Not be Leaving Jewish Museum

Thursday, August 11th, 2016

Brian Belott Selling Works at New York Museums This Weekend

Friday, September 29th, 2017

New York – “Take Me I’m Yours” at The Jewish Museum Through February 5th, 2017

Wednesday, November 9th, 2016

Jewish Museum Launches Kickstarter for New Exhibition

Thursday, August 11th, 2016

Paris – “Nouvelles Vagues” at Palais de Tokyo, through September 9th 2013

Sunday, September 8th, 2013

In Face of Budgetary Woes, Countries Scramble to Fund Biennale Pavillions

Wednesday, May 15th, 2013

Shanghai’s Power Station of Art Steps on to the Global Stage

Saturday, January 5th, 2013

AO On Site – Basel: Art Parcours night at Art 43 Basel, June 13, 2012

Friday, June 15th, 2012
Global contemporary art events and news observed from New York City. Suggestion? Email us.
NEWS

Paintings By Queen Victoria Head to Auction in London

January 20th, 2023

A rare pair of floral paintings by Queen Victoria will go to auction next week, expecting prices of £8,000 and £10,000, Art News reports. 
Read More »

Michael Rakowitz Proposes Gift of Fourth Plinth Statue to British Museum in Exchange for Return of Assyrian Arifacts to Iraq

January 20th, 2023

Iraqi-American artist Michael Rakowitz is proposing that the British Museum return one of its ancient Assyrian treasures to Iraq in exchange for the donation of his fourth plinth sculpture to the UK. “As I pondered my gift to the nation of Great Britain, I began to fantasise that it could be attached to a second gift: the return of one of the British Museum’s lamassu to the country of Iraq, to replace what was destroyed by Daesh [or Islamic State],” he writes in an open letter.
Read More »

Art News Traces Continued Challenges of Repatriation at The Met

January 20th, 2023

Art News has a piece this week discussing ongoing issues with repatriation at The Met, reviewing some disputed works still on view. “Once you know that someone is acquiring artifacts without looking too closely as a source, the first thing you should do is look deeper,” says Erin Thompson, an associate professor of art crime at John Jay College of Criminal Justice.
Read More »

REFERENCE LIBRARY