Tag: Museums

Sean Combs Is Revealed as Buyer of Kerry James Marshall Painting

Ever since the sale at Sotheby’s on Wednesday night of “Past Times,” a monumental painting by Kerry James...

Uncovering the Secrets of the ‘Girl With a Pearl Earring’

The “Girl” is the star attraction of the Mauritshuis, a collection of Dutch 17th-century paintings that draws about...

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Meet Six Disrupters at the New Museum’s Triennial

That will be determined by time. Mr. Carrion-Murayari, 37, and Mr. Gartenfeld, 31, the deputy director and chief...

Art Review: Shock of the Nude

Ms. Schneemann had little use for Abstract Expressionism’s culture of angst. What interested her was the physical action...

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A Struggling Historic Library Says It Needs to Sell Its Art

“We can no longer function as an art gallery,” he said, “and we could no longer provide proper...

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With Big Gift and Tighter Oversight, the Met Gains Solid Ground

The Irving bequest, the largest financial gift to the Met in recent history, will establish an unrestricted art...

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An Artist Turns Her Lens on a New Art City: Miami

She excused herself, stepped outside, and vomited. Her body’s message was clear: Hollywood — even its indie precincts...

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Palmyra, Plato and Play Doh: Getty Plans New Shows for Renovated Villa

Advertisement LOS ANGELES — The only Getty Museum director ever hired with an expertise in antiquities, Timothy Potts...

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Olga Viso, Embattled Leader of Walker Art Center, Steps Down

Photo Olga Viso, the executive director of the Walker Art Center in Minneapolis, will leave her position at...

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Court Blocks Berkshire Museum’s Sale of Rockwell Works and Other Art

The injunction will expire on Dec. 11, but the court added that the attorney general’s office may move...