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L.A. at night.

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Morning Links: L.A. Is Not A Creative Paradise Edition

In 2017, the Met will open a Lucio Fontana retrospective in the Marcel Breuer building that formally housed the old Whitney. This will only mark Fontana’s second-ever retrospective in the U.S. [The Art Newspaper]Philippe Decrauzat and Mathieu Copeland’s “A Personal Sonic … Read More


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Matthew Teitelbaum. 


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Museum of Fine Arts, Boston Taps Matthew Teitelbaum as New Director

The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston announced today that Matthew Teitelbaum will succeed Malcolm Rogers as their next director. Rogers will end his 19-year term in August.Teitelbaum, who currently serves as director and chief executive of the Art Gallery of Toronto, … Read More


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Antoni Berni, Los emigrantes, Homenaje a Segall, 1956, mixed media on canvas. Courtesy Galería Sur.

Immigrants and Ancestors

A painting by an Argentine son of Italians echoes works by a Lithuanian-born Brazilian and a Spaniard exiled in France Read More


Investigations

Two responses to ‘A Controversy over Degas’

William D. Cohan’s article suggests that the art world today is divided into two warring camps about 74 recently revealed Degas plasters.In fact, far more consensus than controversy surrounds these plasters than the article allows. Close examination of the plasters … Read More


Features

The Incredible Growing Art Museum

In a multibillion-dollar building boom, museums around the globe are erecting new structures or expanding their current homes. As they tailor themselves to accommodate bigger art, larger crowds, and broader missions, the very notion of the museum is evolving in the process. In a multibillion-dollar building boom, museums around the globe are erecting new structures or expanding their current homes. As they tailor themselves to accommodate bigger art, larger crowds, and broader missions, the very notion of the museum is evolving in the process. Read More