Morning Links: Beauford Delaney Edition

Beauford Delaney, James Baldwin, 1963.COURTESY NATIONAL PORTRAIT GALLERY

Beauford Delaney, James Baldwin, 1963.


Randy Kennedy on Ray Johnson, “The Art World’s Holy Fool.” [The New York Times]

Holland Cotter on Horace Poolaw at the National Museum of the American Indian. [The New York Times]

On the making of Frederick Wiseman’s documentary about the National Gallery of London. [The Art Newspaper]

Leonardo DiCaprio is feeling “under the weather” following his arty St. Barts New Years romp. [New York Post]

Report: Vito Schnabel will take over Bruno Bischofberger’s St. Moritz space. [Artnet]

The Brooklyn Museum has acquired a Beauford Delaney painting. [The New York Times]

“British Museum borrows Belvedere Torso from Vatican for body exhibition.” (Michelangelo’s favorite sculpture.) [The Guardian]

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