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Artist Njideka Akunyili Crosby Interviewed in FT Podcast

Wednesday, January 11th, 2017

London— Njideka Akunyili Crosby: “Portals” at Victoria Miro Through November 5th, 2016

Sunday, November 6th, 2016
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Show Cancelled in Turkey Finds New Life in Stuttgart Museum

February 28th, 2017

Belit Sağ, Ayhan and Me (2016), via Art NewspaperA show cancelled in Turkey over alleged censorship has found a new home in Stuttgart, the Art Newspaper reports.  The show, which featured works from Russian, Turkish, Palestinian and Dutch artists, drew on interrelated concepts of war and peace.  “We need these kinds of support structures in the international art world more than ever,” artist Köken Ergun says.
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Magazzino, An Italian Post-War and Contemporary Art Museum in Cold Spring, New York, Sets Opening Date

February 28th, 2017

Magazzino, via Art NewsMagazzino, the Hudson Valley exhibition space dedicated to Italian Post-War and Contemporary Art, will open to the public this June with an exhibition on the impact of dealer Margherita Stein. “She was consistent with the exhibitions she was putting on. She believed in this group, in what the avant-garde was,” says Director Vittorio Calabrese.  “It was not just about exhibiting the artists’ work, but about living with them.”

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New Legislation Sees Lawsuit Over Looted Schiele’s to Move Forward

February 28th, 2017

Egon Schiele, Woman Hiding Her Face, via Art ObservedFollowing new legislation by the U.S. Congress over the recovery of expropriated art, a lawsuit by the heirs of an Austrian Jewish entertainer over a body of Egon Schiele works will go forward, Artforum reports.  The new law seeks to ensure “claims to Nazi-confiscated art are not unfairly barred by statutes of limitations and other similar time-based nonmerits defenses,” according to sponsoring Senator Ted Cruz. 

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