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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

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

Failure to Buy Pontormo Prompts Calls to Reform UK Art Export Rules

Saturday, February 18th, 2017
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FBI Investigating Alleged Art Fraud

October 19th, 2018

Antonio Marco, via Associated PressA fine art consultant in New York and an interior designer in Florida are facing charges of fraud after allegedly using an elderly woman’s identity to buy a Mark Rothko for $6.4 million and an Ad Reinhardt work for $1.16 million at Sotheby’s, AP reports. “Our discussions with the purchasers raised significant suspicion and concern for the elderly client they purported to represent and we felt it was necessary to contact the FBI,” Sotheby’s said in a emailed statement. “We are pleased that the appropriate action has been taken and the victim has been protected.”
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Jenny Holzer Profiled in New York Magazine

October 19th, 2018

Jenny Holzer, via New York MagazineJenny Holzer gets a profile in New York Magazine this week, reviewing her recent work and her approach towards creating her bracing, direct brand of text art. “I have made much of my work sex-blind and anonymous so that it wouldn’t be dismissed as the work of a woman,” she says. “I don’t want to be looked at or dismissed, or even attract anybody, as a female.”
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Barbara Kruger to Reprise MOCA LA Installation

October 19th, 2018

Barbara Kruger at MOCA, via LA TimesBarbara Kruger will reprise her iconic installation Untitled (Questions) on the facade of LA’s Geffen Contemporary, the LA Times reports. “People in this city didn’t realize what a gem this building was,” Kruger says of the space. “It was able to shape-shift and be altered in brute, really material ways. It wasn’t a precious over-designed museum.”
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