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Tehran Museum to Host Historic Show of Work by Wim Delvoye

Friday, November 27th, 2015

Paris’s Museums See Drops in Attendance Followign Attacks

Friday, November 27th, 2015

Paris Museums Reopen After Weekend Closure

Tuesday, November 17th, 2015

New Report Finds Little Improvement in Abu Dhabi Museum Construction Projects

Monday, August 3rd, 2015

Louvre Goes Forward with Move of 250,000 Works from Collection to Liévin

Tuesday, July 14th, 2015

Italy Looks Internationally for Museum Directors

Sunday, January 25th, 2015

New York Times Reviews the Louvre’s Ambitious Renovations

Tuesday, December 16th, 2014

The Economist Looks at the Development of the Louvre Abu Dhabi

Thursday, November 27th, 2014

Louvre Abu Dhabi to Receive 300 Works in Loan from France

Monday, October 13th, 2014

Louvre Director Sets Sights on Ambitious Renovation

Tuesday, September 9th, 2014

European Museums React to Growing Crowds

Monday, July 28th, 2014

Outgoing British Museum Chairman Discusses Experience

Monday, July 28th, 2014

Frankfurt – Albrecht Dürer: “Dürer: His Art in Context” at the Städel Museum, through February 2nd 2014

Friday, January 31st, 2014

Abu Dhabi Displeased Over Unspent €25 Million Gift to Louvre

Friday, May 10th, 2013

The Louvre Shuttered by Strike Over Pickpockets

Friday, April 12th, 2013

Art Newspaper Issues Its Annual Museum Attendance Roundup

Saturday, March 30th, 2013

Henri Loyrette, Director of Musée du Louvre, to Leave Post in 2013

Tuesday, December 18th, 2012

Doha, Qatar: Takashi Murakami at the Museum of Islamic Art through June 24, 2012

Thursday, March 1st, 2012

Go See – Athens: Louise Bourgeois at the Museum of Cycladic Art through September 12, 2010

Saturday, August 7th, 2010

Go See – Paris: Cy Twombly’s permanent installation ‘The Ceiling’ at Musée du Louvre

Friday, April 23rd, 2010

Go See – New York: “The Drawings of Bronzino” at the Metroplitan Museum of Art through April 18, 2010

Monday, April 5th, 2010

Go See: Leverkusen, Germany – Candida Höfer ‘PROJECTS: DONE’ at Museum Morsbroich through August 2, 2009

Thursday, July 23rd, 2009

I.M. Pei Designed Museum of Islamic Art to Open in Qatar, November

Friday, August 8th, 2008

The Louvre begins building $135 million Islamic art wing

Tuesday, August 5th, 2008
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Nicholas Serota’s Impact on Tate Profiled in The Guardian

June 23rd, 2017

Nicholas Serota, via The GuardianThe Guardian charts Nicholas Serota’s impact on the Tate during his tenure as its leader, and the challenges the institution faces in the years ahead as it seeks to continue the momentum he created.  “Beginning to get the momentum going, to turn the battleship – that was the most difficult thing,” he says of his efforts.
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Albright-Knox Museum Embarks on Ambitious Expansion Plans

June 23rd, 2017

Albright Knox Expansion, via WIVBThe Albright-Knox in Buffalo has unveiled its major expansion plans, funded by a $42.5 million donation by billionaire Jeffrey Gundlach, which will see the museum expanding underground and out over its current sculpture garden. “At the present time we are able to show about 2.5 percent of our collection. We have hundreds of masterpieces literally in storage at all times, we are not able to share them with the public. A key question we have been challenging ourselves and our architects with is where should we build,” Janne Siren, director of the museum, said.
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Boulder Museum of Art Faces Major Staff Departure in Protest Over Working Conditions

June 23rd, 2017

Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art, via NYTThe Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art is scrambling after nearly its entire staff resigned this week in protest over working conditions, the New York Times reports.  “How many organizations expect employees to work for 10- to 12-hour shifts without even a single 15-minute break,” says Nora Lupi, the former visitor services and membership manager. “How many institutions expect someone who makes less than $14/hr to be on call 24/7 for operational, managerial and executive assistant demands?”
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