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Massimiliano Gioni Named ‘Artistic Director’ of the New Museum

The New Museum announced today today that curator Massimiliano Gioni will now hold the title “Artistic Director” at the museum.

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Richard Mellon Scaife Bequeathed Collection to Two Pennsylvania Museums

The art collection of Richard Mellon Scaife, the Pennsylvania-based billionaire who died on July 4 at 82, will be split between to the Brandywine Conservancy and Museum of Art in Chadds Ford and the Westmoreland Museum of American Art in … Read More

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Cai Guo-Qiang Floated a Stuffed Animal Noah’s Ark Around Shanghai Today

The New York-based Chinese artist Cai Guo-Qiang floated a barge packed with stuffed animals around Shanghai today, The Wall Street Journal reports, in a piece meant to draw attention to the city’s polluted waters (as well as a few of … Read More

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Ice Breakers: Showcasing the Art of an Arctic People

An exhibition at Scandinavia House explores the ways artists depict the history and politics of the Sámi indigenous people Read More

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Adrian Cheng: Building Up a New Chinese Culture

Hong Kong entrepreneur Adrian Cheng is pioneering new strategies to support Chinese art Read More

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Craftivism: The Do-It-Yourself Practice of Protest Design

A show at the Victoria & Albert explores the qualities that make an object subversive Read More

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Inside the Top 200: A Who’s Who of Who’s New (And Returning)

The 33 additions to our annual list of the world’s top art collectors Read More

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Stephanie and Tim Ingrassia: Tapping into Brooklyn’s Artistic Power

A couple collects dazzling works destined for their New York and Connecticut homes—and for the Brooklyn Museum Read More

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Saving Frida Kahlo From Her Own Celebrity

Scholars and artists are trying to reclaim Kahlo’s art from the cult of personality that has surrounded her since her death. A new exhibition at the MCA in Chicago aims to put the emphasis back on her painting by placing it in the context of work being made today Read More

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Baseball Art From Out of Left Field

Artists of all stripes play with baseball’s cherished rules, regulations, and regalia Read More

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Bringing the Cutting-Edge to Santa Fe

At SITE Santa Fe, Irene Hofmann is upending the model of the biennial, with a six-year run of shows dedicated to the contemporary art of the Americas Read More

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Dana Farouki: Shining a Spotlight on Middle Eastern Art

A Dubai-based scholar and philanthropist thinks beyond national borders Read More

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“I’m An Occupy Wall Street, Lefty Kind of Guy”

Fred Tomaselli talks Times style: “[T]hey piss me off sometimes!” Read More

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Rodney Miller: Bringing the Curators to His Own Living Room

African American and African diasporic art fills the Upper East Side townhouse of Studio Museum trustee Rodney Miller

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