ARTnews in Brief

News

London Police Investigate Attempted Theft of Two Rembrandt Paintings


News

Donna De Salvo, Former Whitney Museum Deputy Director, Heads to Dia Art Foundation


News

See Masterpieces from Jayne Wrightsman’s Historic Bequest to the Metropolitan Museum of Art


MoMA Expands: A Look Inside News

Shhhhh! Engineering Tricks Provide Secret Spaces for Peace and Quiet at the New MoMA


Morning Links

Acquisitions News

Parrish Art Museum Acquires 64 Works by Famed Cartoonist Saul Steinberg


Market News

Abstract Expressionism Leads Sotheby’s Contemporary Sale in New York, with $30.1 M. Willem de Kooning Topping Market-Affirming $270.7 M. Total


Market News

News

Artemisia Gentileschi Painting Sells for $6.1 M., Setting New Auction Record


News

Ashley James Makes History as First Black Curator Hired by Guggenheim Museum


Market News

Shanghai’s Profile Is Rising. How Long Before It Becomes the Go-To Art City in China?


News

New York Gallery Files Suit to Block Return of Ancient Artifact to Italy


News

Venetian Museums and Galleries Shutter As Unprecedented Flooding Leaves Most of City Underwater


Artists

In Abandoned 14th-Century Building in Poland, a Painting Show Where the Art Aims to Disappear