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Morning Links: National Museum of African American History and Culture Edition

A simulation of the future NMAAHC building. COURTESY THE MUSEUM

A simulation of the future NMAAHC building.

COURTESY THE MUSEUM

Hong Kong museum M+ has rescheduled its opening for 2019, 2 years after its original opening date. [Artforum]

5 questions with the MFA students who dropped out of USC last week. [Blouin Artinfo]

Descendants of Peggy Guggenheim are battling each other in court over her priceless collection of works by Picasso, Miró, Matisse, Magritte, Cocteau, Salvador Dali and Jackson Pollock. [The Guardian]

80- and 90-year old female artists who are just now getting the recognition they deserved. [T Magazine] 

Charles Gaines’ “Gridwork 1974 – 1989” at the Hammer Museum in Los Angeles. [Contemporary Art Daily]

A piece introducing Soundwall, an audiovisual artwork that viewers can touch. [The Creator’s Project]

The NYPD is not too happy with a show called “Hands Up” at the Flux Factory in Queens, which simulates the experience of getting shot to death by the police. [New York Daily News]

The Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture (NMAAHC), a museum dedicated to African-American history and culture, will open in 2016 on the National Mall. [2Paragraphs]

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