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Cooper Union to Return to Free Tuition with New Plan

March 20th, 2018

Students Circle the Cooper Union, via New York TimesThe Cooper Union will return to free-tuition scholarships for all students over the course of the next ten years, Art News reports. “The return to full-tuition scholarships must be aligned with a sufficient endowment and reserve to weather the financial challenges of ever-rising costs, volatile markets, and economic uncertainty. This plan is designed to accomplish that,” the school said in its announcement of a schedule to return to its storied tuition program.
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Broad Museum Purchases Its Second Yayoi Kusama Infinity Room

March 20th, 2018

Yayoi Kusama, Longing for Eternity, via Art NewsThe Broad Museum in Los Angeles has acquired a new Yayoi Kusama Infinity Mirror Room, its second from the Japanese artist. The museum announced the acquisition, as well as purchases of a Mark Bradford mural and a series of pieces by Sherrie Levine
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Ai Weiwei’s Sydney Project Profiled in Art Newspaper

March 20th, 2018

Ai Weiwei, via Art NewspaperAi Weiwei is in the Art Newspaper this week, as the artist opens a massive sculpture depicting refugees in a long canoe at the Sydney Biennial.  The show continues his advocacy and interest in the current humanitarian crises regarding immigration.
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