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Issue Project Room’s 2016 Artists-In-Residence Will Be Keith Connolly and Cecilia Corrigan

Today, Brooklyn’s Issue Project Room announced the two recipients of their 2016 artists-in-residence program: Keith Connolly and Cecilia Corrigan, both based in New York. The program enlists artists to create time-based works with the support of the institution.Connolly is a founding … Read More


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Here’s the Artist List for the 2016 Ireland’s Biennial

EVA International–Ireland’s Biennial announced the artist list today for its 2016 edition. Titled “Still (the) Barbarians,” this year’s biennial features 57 artists, all of whom focus on the fallout of colonialism in their work. Koyo Kouoh, the founder of Dakar’s … Read More


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Picasso's Bust of a Woman (Marie-Thérèse), 1931.

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Morning Links: Picasso Sculpture Custody Battle Edition

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An allegedly fake Pollock that Knoedler sold to hedge funder Pierre Lagrange. A resulting legal case was settled out of court.

In Court, Experts Say Knoedler Ignored Warnings About Forgeries

More expert witnesses testified this week in the trial over a fake Mark Rothko painting in U.S. District Court in Manhattan. Domenico and Eleanore De Sole argue that the Knoedler gallery, and its president Ann Freedman, knowingly sold them the forged … Read More


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Studio Museum’s Naima J. Keith Named Deputy Director of California African American Museum

The Los Angeles Times reports that Naima J. Keith will leave the Studio Museum in Harlem to become the deputy director of the California African American Museum, in Los Angeles.In her five years as associate curator at the Studio Museum, … Read More


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Robert Smithson, Spiral Jetty, 1970. MICHAEL DAVID MURPHY/VIA WIKIMEDIA COMMONS

‘Spiral Jetty’ May Become Utah’s Official State Work of Art

The Salt Lake City Tribune reports that Robert Smithson’s Spiral Jetty may become Utah’s official state work of art. Becky Edwards, a Republican representative for Utah, has been spearheading the effort. After a 7-1 vote (one representative voted down the … Read More


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Tools of the Trade: Denver Art Museum Examines the Unusual Studies of Architect Brad Cloepfil

When Brad Cloepfil, principal of Allied Works Architecture, won the competition to design the Clyfford Still Museum in Denver in 2006, he found in its director, Dean Sobel, a client who was uncommonly receptive to his creative process. “It would … Read More


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Portrait of Madame X by John Singer Sargent.

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Morning Links: Fake American Masters Edition

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We’re a Happy Family: Queens Museum Will Stage Ramones Retrospective

The prodigal sons of Queens return home. The New York Times reports today that on April 10, the Queens Museum will open a retrospective on the rock-and-roll band The Ramones titled “Hey! Ho! Let’s Go: Ramones and the Birth of … Read More


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David Gleeson and Mary Mihelic T.RUMP Bus COURTESY THE ARTISTS

The Atlantic Highlights Recent Wave of Anti-Donald Trump Art

An article published today by the Atlantic spotlights a surge of satirical and critical art aimed at the Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, with a focus on the artists David Gleeson and Mary Mihelic’s T.RUMP Bus project.Gleeson and Mihelic (who … Read More


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Swizz Beatz, the Brooklyn Museum Board Member Who’s Unloading a Warhol to Buy Dustin Yellins, Discusses His Show at Sotheby’s

Kasseem Dean—the collector who sits on the board of trustees of the Brooklyn Museum and holds works by Basquiat, KAWS, and Kehinde Wiley in what he calls the Dean Collection—is perhaps better known as the rap producer Swizz Beatz. In … Read More


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Here’s the 2016 Pulse New York Exhibitor List

The Pulse Contemporary Art Fair has released the exhibitor and programming lists for its eleventh edition in New York, which will be held once again at the Metropolitan Pavilion from March 3 through March 6.Galleries from four continents will show … Read More


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ICA Miami Expands Curatorial Team, Hiring Gean Moreno, Stephanie Seidel

The Institute of Contemporary Art Miami announced two new curatorial appointments today, with Gean Moreno becoming curator of programs and Stephanie Seidel assistant curator. The news comes after the dust has settled a bit from the museum splitting from the Museum … Read More


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The 2012 edition of TEFAF Maastricht. HARRY HEUTS

TEFAF Maastricht Plans Two Annual Fairs in New York

TEFAF Maastricht announced today that its Dutch art fair is now going to have two counterparts across the Atlantic, in New York. The first TEFAF fair, titled TEFAF|New York|Fall, will happen in October and focus on art from throughout the ages. The … Read More