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Collector’s Holdings in Dutch and British Art Go to New York State Museum and the Van Wagenen House

Monday, February 3rd, 2020

Tate Museum and National Galleries Scotland Break Relationships with Anthony d’Offay Over Claims of Sexual Harassment

Monday, January 15th, 2018

Tate Museum Accused of Favoritism After Including Work by Trustee in Show

Monday, January 6th, 2014

Go See – Thessaloniki, Greece: ‘RODCHENKO & POPOVA: DEFINING CONSTRUCTIVISM’ at The State Museum of Contemporary Art, through September 20, 2009

Monday, August 3rd, 2009

Damien Hirst Donates 4 Major Works to Tate Museums

Friday, December 14th, 2007

Tate Curator Suspended Over Public Criticism of Museum

Wednesday, October 28th, 2020

State Hermitage Museum Sees Plans for Barcelona Outpost Rejected

Wednesday, February 26th, 2020

British Museum Workers Issue Statement of Support for BP or Not BP Protests

Tuesday, February 11th, 2020

Court Overrules State Russian Museum Renovations

Tuesday, June 11th, 2019

State Hermitage Museum Exploring Outpost in Saudi ARabia

Friday, May 31st, 2019

State Hermitage Museum Evacuated Over Bomb Threat

Friday, February 22nd, 2019

Tate Show in Shanghai Becomes Museum’s Most Attended Show

Monday, October 8th, 2018

State Tretyakov Effectively Bans Discussion Over Artworks at Museum

Thursday, August 2nd, 2018

Tate Seeking Young Trustee for Museum Leadership

Friday, April 20th, 2018

David Hockney’s Tate Britain Retrospective Becomes Museum’s Most Popular Show

Wednesday, May 31st, 2017

Late Artist Marisol Leaves Entire Estate to Albright-Knox Museum

Sunday, April 30th, 2017

NYT Reflects on Current State of Met Museum, Tenure of Thomas Campbell

Thursday, March 2nd, 2017

Museums Consultant David Gordon Pens Piece in Art Newspaper Examining Challenges for Tate

Sunday, November 6th, 2016

Nicholas Serota Planning Tate Exhibition After Leaving Museum

Tuesday, September 27th, 2016

Bronx Museum Delays Show of Cuban Art Following Concerns Over State Seizure of Works

Wednesday, June 8th, 2016

Head of State Hermitage Wants to Rebuild Palmyra Using Museum Artifacts

Monday, March 7th, 2016

Fate of SC State University Museum Collection Caught in Middle of Financial Dispute

Monday, July 27th, 2015

Tate Britain Protestors Rain Fake Pounds on Museum

Tuesday, February 3rd, 2015

Tate Modern Announces Matisse Cut-Outs Show as Most Attended in Museum History

Wednesday, September 17th, 2014
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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. 
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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.
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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.
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