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Victoria and Albert Museum to Cut 103 Jobs

Wednesday, September 30th, 2020

Museums in Belgium and Italy Aim to Reopen in May

Tuesday, April 28th, 2020

Museums Begin to Reopen in China and Japan

Friday, March 13th, 2020

Allentown Art Museum Painting Authenticated as Rembrandt

Wednesday, February 19th, 2020

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

Monday, February 3rd, 2020

Plans for Victoria and Albert Museum’s Collection Move Underway

Thursday, December 26th, 2019

Yuz Museum and LACMA Remain Committed to Collaboration

Thursday, December 5th, 2019

Freer/Sackler Rebrands as National Museum of Asian Art.

Thursday, December 5th, 2019

LACMA, Yuz Museum and Qatar Museums To Team Up on Exhibition Projects

Thursday, October 31st, 2019

Rubin Museum to Restructure, Cutting Staff and Hours

Thursday, October 3rd, 2019

Art Institute of Chicago Head James Rondeau on Museum Policy and Inclusivity

Thursday, September 19th, 2019

Oakland Museum of California Aims for $85 Million Capital Campaign

Monday, September 16th, 2019

Art Newspaper Looks at Recent Protests and Challenges Posed for Museum’s Accepting Charitable Gifts

Wednesday, August 28th, 2019

British Museum to Move Hundreds of Thousands of Works to New Facility

Wednesday, August 21st, 2019

NYT Looks at Recent Sackler Protests and Future Pressures on Museums

Friday, July 19th, 2019

The Museum of Modern Art Taps hired Lanka Tattersall As Prints and Drawings Curator

Tuesday, May 14th, 2019

NYT Charts Ethics Challenges for Museums in Modern Political Landscape

Friday, May 10th, 2019

Massachusetts College of Art and Design to Open New MassArt Museum

Wednesday, May 8th, 2019

U.S. Museums Failing to Considerably Diversify Artist Holdings and Exhibitions

Wednesday, March 20th, 2019

National Museum of Scotland Wraps 15-year Renovation

Saturday, February 9th, 2019

Activist Group W.A.G.E. Calls on Whitney Biennial Participants to Demand Pay After Recent Museum Controversies

Thursday, January 24th, 2019

Park Ave Armory and Studio Museum Partner for Cultural Symposium

Thursday, January 24th, 2019

Museum Dedicated to Fernand Léger and André Mare Set to Open this Summer in Normandy

Tuesday, January 22nd, 2019

MoMA and Hermitage Museum Take First Steps in Easing Museum Relations Between Russia and US

Tuesday, January 15th, 2019
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Hammer Museum Quietly Opens Parts of Made in LA Biennial

October 26th, 2020

For the last two weeks, the Hammer Museum has quietly been putting up parts of its Made in LA Biennial, The LA Post reports.  “We were waiting for more of the projects to be installed before we invited people to experience them,” Hammer Museum representative Nancy Lee said. 
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Knoedler Gallery Documentary to be Adapted in Feature Film

October 26th, 2020

Barry Avrich’s documentary on the Knoedler Gallery forgeries, “Made You Look: A True Story About Fake Art” will be adapted into a feature film by the director’s Melbar Entertainment Group. “The extraordinary story beautifully lends itself to a dramatic feature film and its characters are beyond priceless. I can only dream that Meryl Streep will want to play Ann Freedman,” Avrich says.
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Art Program Offering Classes to Minor Offenders Instead of Court Dates Facing Defunding

October 23rd, 2020

Project Reset, a New York program that allows perpetrators of nonviolent offenses to take art classes instead of taking a court date, is facing budget shortfalls, and may shut down. “Project Reset is one of the most valuable tools we have to address low-level offenses. When you can prevent someone who is arrested for a low-level offense from entering the criminal justice system—and instead offer them a meaningful intervention through art, therapy, and other forms of restorative justice—you spare them the consequences of a criminal conviction, help them recognise and change behaviours, and ideally prevent future arrests,” says DA Cyrus Vance. “Especially today, when criminal justice reform and jail reduction are priorities for New Yorkers, it would be a shame to end this critical program.”
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