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New Museum Adds Three to Board of Trustees

Friday, December 9th, 2016

New York – Pipilotti Rist: “Pixel Forest” at New Museum Through January 15th, 2107

Friday, November 25th, 2016

New York – Carmen Herrera: “Lines of Sight” at the Whitney Museum Through January 2nd, 2016

Saturday, November 19th, 2016

Brazil Looks Abroad to Sustain Market Strength

Wednesday, September 14th, 2016

Los Angeles – Made in L.A. 2016: “a, the, though, only” at the Hammer Museum, Through August 28th, 2016

Saturday, August 20th, 2016

Brooklyn Museum Launching Year of Events Celebrating Sackler Center for Feminist Art

Thursday, August 18th, 2016

New York — “The Keeper” at New Museum Through September 25, 2016

Wednesday, August 17th, 2016

Senate Finance Committee Submits Private Museum Findings to IRS

Thursday, June 2nd, 2016

New York – Fischli/Weiss: “How to Work Better” at The Guggenheim Museum Through April 27th, 2016

Monday, April 18th, 2016

New York: “Photo-Poetics: An Anthology” at The Guggenheim Museum Through March 23rd, 2016

Saturday, January 23rd, 2016

Miami – Nari Ward and the “Global Positioning Systems” Group Show at the Perez Art Museum, On View Now

Sunday, December 13th, 2015

Bloomberg Looks at Eli Broad’s Mission to Make L.A. an Art Capital

Wednesday, September 16th, 2015

New York – Sarah Charlesworth: “Doubleworld” at The New Museum Through September 20th, 2015

Thursday, September 3rd, 2015

New York – “Storylines” at the Guggenheim Museum Through September 9th, 2015

Wednesday, August 26th, 2015

One Third of Collectors in Art News Top 20 Have Founded Museums, Art Newspaper Notes

Friday, July 10th, 2015

New York Times Profiles Broad Foundation’s Joanne Heyler

Wednesday, April 15th, 2015

Philadelphia – Allora & Calzadilla: “Intervals” at Philadelphia Museum of Art, through April 5th 2015

Thursday, February 26th, 2015

More Wealthy Collectors Founding Their Own Museums

Thursday, November 20th, 2014

St. Petersburg – Manifesta 10 at The State Hermitage Museum Through October 31st, 2014

Tuesday, August 26th, 2014

Paris – Lucio Fontana: Retrospective at Museum D’Art Moderne Through August 24th, 2014

Wednesday, August 20th, 2014

New Museum Announces Three New Scholarship Initiatives, Funded In Part By $500,000 Donation from the Mellon Foundation

Tuesday, August 5th, 2014

New York – Pawel Althamer: “The Neighbors” at The New Museum Through April 13th, 20014

Friday, February 28th, 2014

Go See – New York: Ileana Sonnabend: “Ambassador for the New” at Museum of Modern Art Through April 24th, 2014

Wednesday, February 26th, 2014

SFMoMA Given Grant to Investigate New Tech, Roles for Contemporary Museum

Tuesday, February 11th, 2014
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ICA Philadelphia Gets W.A.G.E. Certification

March 23rd, 2018

ICA Philly, via Art NewsThe ICA Philadelphia will be the first museum certified by Working Artists and the Greater Economy (W.A.G.E.), a New York-based organization pushing for sustainable economic relationships between artists and exhibiting institutions. “Our partnership with W.A.G.E. helps to set a new standard in the museum field, one that ensures equitable environments for the artists with whom we work,” director, Amy Sadao, said in a statement.“We’re proud to be the first museum to join this diverse group of arts and culture institutions across the U.S. who are certified, and hope that it will encourage other museums to do the same.”
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Art News Explores Controversy Over Helen Molesworth Firing

March 22nd, 2018

Helen Molesworth, via MOCAArt News has a piece exploring the firing of Helen Molesworth at MOCA in-depth, seeking to understand what the museum’s claims that she had been “undermining the museum.” The piece explores a series of public statements and quotes by the curator that were critical of MOCA and its programming choices.  “Everything that happens in museums is a microcosm of what happens in the world,” she says in one quote.  “I’ve been told that I have lot of ‘swagger’—code: gay, code: black. I have been told: Do I have to look at everything through the lens of identity politics?”
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Joan Jonas Profiled in The Guardian

March 22nd, 2018

Joan Jonas, via GuardianJoan Jonas gets a feature in The Guardian this week, as the artist opens her retrospective at the Tate Modern. “When I use a myth or a story or a literary text in my work, I often extract particular passages from a larger narrative that resonates with me,” she says. “In performance, the audience hears the text, recorded in advance or recited in real time, in fragments, and sees components – such as movements, props, drawings and video – that may relate only indirectly to the text. I don’t change the language, but rather I change the context, which opens up the text to different possibilities of meaning. I don’t illustrate; I juxtapose.”
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