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Llyn Foulkes performing with his one-man-band contraption, The Machine, 2008. 2008. PHOTO: IVA HLADIS.
News

That’s All, Foulkes

Documentary chronicles life and times of artist who repeatedly shoots himself in the foot Read More

The master modele bronze of Edgar Degas’s Dancer Rubbing Her Knee, sculpted in wax circa 1884–85,  cast posthumously. STEVEN OLIVER/NORTON SIMON ART FOUNDATION, PASADENA, CALIFORNIA
Books

The Collector Who Redefined Degas

Degas in the Norton Simon Museum
Edited by Sara Campbell;
Essays by Daphne Barbour,
Richard Kendall, and Shelley Sturman
Yale University Press, 576 pages, $95 Read More

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Profiles

Standing By His Bid—Unless He Sat

Norton Simon's secret bidding signals were so convoluted that they often worked against him. Read More