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Katerina Stathopoulou Hired as Assistant Curator at Public Art Fund

Thursday, May 3rd, 2018

Public Art Fund Announces Summer Season Led by Erwin Wurm’s “Hot Dog Bus”

Monday, April 9th, 2018

Yinka Shonibare Creating Massive Sculpture for Public Art Fund

Sunday, December 3rd, 2017

Ai Weiwei and Public Art Fund Launch Kickstarter for Upcoming Project

Friday, August 25th, 2017

Ai Weiwei to Install Massive Fence Sculptures for New Public Art Fund Commission this Fall in NYC

Tuesday, March 28th, 2017

Public Art Fund Celebrates 40th Anniversary with Expansive Video Exhibition

Friday, February 3rd, 2017

Hank Willis Thomas Joins Public Art Fund Board of Directors

Tuesday, December 13th, 2016

Public Art Fund Announces Summer Show at City Hall Park

Wednesday, April 6th, 2016

Jeppe Hein Tapped for Brooklyn Bridge Park Show by Public Art Fund

Tuesday, March 31st, 2015

AO On Site – New York: Public Art Fund’s “Common Ground” Installation at City Hall Park, on view until Nov 30, 2012

Thursday, July 5th, 2012

AO on Site, with video – New York: Rob Pruitt and the Public Art Fund unveil “The Andy Monument” at Union Square, March 30th, 2011

Wednesday, March 30th, 2011

Go See: Public Art Fund and Chris Burden’s “What my Dad Gave Me” at Rockefeller Center, New York until July 19

Tuesday, June 17th, 2008

Republican Tax Bill to Cut Funding for Artist Residences

Friday, December 8th, 2017

Destruction of Mural in Chicago Illustrates Plight of Underfunded Public Art

Sunday, December 27th, 2015

Dutch Organization Looks to Change Public Arts Funding

Monday, November 3rd, 2014

National Gallery of Art Closes Due to Shutdown

Thursday, January 3rd, 2019

New York Museums Cease Use of Saudi Funds for Programs

Friday, October 19th, 2018

New York – 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair at Pioneer Works Through May 6th, 2018

Monday, May 7th, 2018

Bloomberg Philanthropies Launching Call for Public Art Proposals

Friday, February 16th, 2018

Michigan’s ArtPrize Event Contends with Historical Ties to DeVos Family

Thursday, September 28th, 2017

NEA Sees Budget Increase in Bipartisan Spending Bill

Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017

World Trade Center Performing Arts Center Construction Faces Funding Challenges

Thursday, March 30th, 2017

Whitney Director Adam Weinberg Issues Statement on N.E.A. Funding

Tuesday, March 21st, 2017

Proposed Trump Budget Eliminates Funding to N.E.A.

Friday, March 17th, 2017
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RIP – Filmmaker Jonas Mekas Has Passed Away at the Age of 96

January 23rd, 2019

Jonas Mekas in 1964, via NYT
Jonas Mekas in 1964, via NYT

Film-maker Jonas Mekas, a figure who loomed large in the New York cinematic landscape, and an artist widely considered the godfather of underground cinema, has died at the age of 96.  A founder of both the famed Film Culture magazine and the still operating Anthology Film Archives in Manhattan, his energetic engagement with all aspects of filmmaking helped to nurture the careers of filmmakers like John Waters and Jim Jarmusch, among others.  “Jonas passed away quietly and peacefully early this morning,” the Film Archives wrote online. “He was at home with family. He will be greatly missed but his light shines on.”
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Protests Lead to Calls for Removing Sackler Family Name from Harvard Buildings

January 23rd, 2019

Sackler Protests, via ArtforumFollowing the continued protests against the Sackler Family, a number of politicians and activists are pressuring Harvard to remove the Sackler name from a number of its buildings, including its arts museum. The news comes a day after The Met announced it was reviewing its gift acceptance policies over similar criticism and legal threats.
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Lehmann Maupin Accuses Former Director of Stealing Trade Secrets

January 23rd, 2019

Bona Yoo, Art NewsLehmann Maupin Gallery filed suit against former director Bona Yoo, accusing the dealer of “stealing trade secrets” and altering the gallery’s files before moving on to Lévy Gorvy Gallery in New York as sales director.  “Lehmann Maupin brought this lawsuit purely out of spite towards a former employee who, in Lehmann Maupin’s own words, was ‘a valuable leader at the gallery.’ Ms. Yoo intends to vigorously defend herself against her former employer’s baseless and vengeful claims,” Yoo’s lawyer, Tibor Nagy says.
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