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Frick Collection’s Board of Trustees Elects Three New Members

Today, Margot Bogert, chair of the Frick Collection’s board of trustees, announced three new trustee-elects: banker Elizabeth “Betty” Eveillard, philanthropist Monika McLennan, and banker J. Fife Symington IV, who is a great-great-grandson of the Frick’s founder, Henry Clay Frick.Bogert publicly … Read More


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Tour Montparnasse, in Paris.

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Morning Links: World’s Most Hated Buildings Edition

The first show at the Pinacothèque de Paris’s new outpost in Singapore is called “The Myth of Cleopatra.” [The Art Newspaper]Dasha Zhukova’s Garage Museum opens in Gorky Park to invited guests on June 10, in a Soviet-era pavilion. [The Art … Read More


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Chris Ofili's The Holy Virgin Mary, 1996.


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Morning Links: YBA Edition

Due to public objection, the Frick Collection will not be renovating. [The New York Times]A former assistant of artist Dale Chihuly’s stole over $3 million in glass works from a warehouse in Tacoma, Washington over a year ago. The theft … Read More


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India as the east, Pakistan as the west.


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Morning Links: ‘My East is your West’ Edition

Edward Snowden’s bust, removed from Fort Greene last month, has been released from police custody and handed over to Postmasters Gallery for a show starting tomorrow. [Blouin Artinfo]A list of participating galleries in the upcoming Seattle Art Fair was just … Read More


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Kimmelman: Expanding the Frick Could Be a Mistake

In today’s New York Times, the paper’s architecture critic Michael Kimmelman presents his argument against the Frick Collection’s plan to expand.The renovation in question would involve opening the Upper East Side museum’s second floor to the public and transforming the … Read More


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Istanbul’s Tribute to the Frick

With Thomas Krens as adviser and Zaha Hadid as architect, a Turkish couple prepares to launch a major new museum
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The Frick’s High-Tech, Old Master Remix

A digital artwork in an unexpected setting brings a classic still life to life Read More


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Leaving the Frick behind: Colin B. Bailey. BILL ZEMANEK.

Bringing up Bailey: New Chief at FAMSF

Colin Bailey talks about his new job as head of the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, how museums should use the Web, and what he misses about the Frick Read More


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‘You Had to Have a Veronese’

A survey at the Ringling chronicles the career of the Renaissance painter American collectors coveted Read More


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Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Dance at Bougival, 1883,  oil on canvas,  715⁄8" x 385⁄8".

Seduction is Afoot

‘Renoir, Impressionism, and Full-Length Painting’ at the Frick Collection Read More


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Floating in Space

Goya captioned a drawing of a couple suspended in the air 'joy'—but the true meaning of the picture is not so certain. Read More