Morning Links: Facebook Army Edition



A Manhattan socialite has accused her Swiss banker ex of stealing their $25 million art collection, including works by Basquiat and Warhol. [New York Post]

On the high-tech restoration of the Renwick Gallery in Washington, D.C. [Citylab]

Meet Artbit, the Shazam of artwork. [Haaretz]

A Dutch artist has been creating thousands of fake Facebook profiles, each named after a soldier who fought in the Revolutionary War. [BBC]

Collector Stephen M. Salny has donated 48 works on paper by artists such as Ellsworth Kelly, Joseph Albers, Richard Diebenkorn, Helen Frankenthaler, Damien Hirst, Jasper Johns, Sol Lewitt, Brice Marden, Robert Motherwell, and Sean Scully to Brandeis University’s Rose Art Museum. [Brandeis]

The Brooklyn Museum faces controversy after renting out space to a real-estate conference. [Artforum]

Than Hussein Clark at Futura in Prague. [Contemporary Art Daily]

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