Morning Links: Rare Bernini Bust Edition

Gian Lorenzo Bernini, Bust of Pope Paul V, 1621, marble.SOTHEBY'S

Gian Lorenzo Bernini, Bust of Pope Paul V, 1621, marble.


The J. Paul Getty Museum has acquired a rare Gian Lorenzo Bernini bust. [New York Times]

A skyrocketing Swiss franc has made budgeting difficult for buyers at Art Basel. [The Art Newspaper]

How Los Angeles museums have been conserving water as the drought in California continues. [Los Angeles Times]

An avant-garde filmmaker pleads guilty to robbing a bank as part of a failed performance. [Washington Post]

Miley Cyrus auctioned off three glitter-and-sequin paintings that she made of Caitlyn Jenner’s Vanity Fair cover. [Us Magazine]

A new book reveals a wealth of color cinema from before the days of Technicolor. [Hyperallergic]

Nina Beier and Lisa Holzer at Meessen De Clercq. [Contemporary Art Daily]

An exhibition of spray-painted art featuring work by Jeff Koons, Anish Kapoor, Andy Warhol, and others opens at one of Gagosian Gallery’s London locations. [CNN]

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