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Louvre Opens Huge Outpost to Protect Art from Flooding

Louvre Opens Huge Outpost to Protect Art from Flooding

Oct 9
The Louvre opened a new sprawling art conservation center Tuesday some 200 kilometers (120 miles) from Paris to protect the museum's priceless artworks from its flood-prone storage reserves.

Accused of Racism, Renowned Museum Confronts its Blind Spots

Accused of Racism, Renowned Museum Confronts its Blind Spots

By William J. Kole | Oct 8
Boston's regal Museum of Fine Arts, home to some of humanity's greatest artworks, is scrambling to make amends.

Museum of the Bible Quietly Replaces Questioned Artifact

Museum of the Bible Quietly Replaces Questioned Artifact

By Ken Miller | Oct 7
The Museum of the Bible in Washington quietly replaced an artifact purported to be one of a handful of miniature Bibles that a NASA astronaut carried to the moon in 1971 after an expert questioned its authenticity.

Spain Gets Last Word on London Sale of Botticelli Painting

Spain Gets Last Word on London Sale of Botticelli Painting

By Colleen Barry and Joseph Wilson | Oct 2
A Botticelli portrait that long hung in Madrid's El Prado Museum is being offered this week for sale during London's Frieze Masters art fair for $30 million. But a Spanish law on cultural treasures might create difficulties for a foreign buyer.

Creativity Without the Pressure at 'Paint and Sip' Studios

Creativity Without the Pressure at 'Paint and Sip' Studios

By Molly Sprayregen | Sep 24
They've become a global sensation — "paint and sip" studios where adults can spend evenings out learning to make art in a relaxed, BYOB setting. Thousands of franchises now exist to help us all unleash our inner creative.

Sackler Money Complicates Donation Policies for Museums

Sackler Money Complicates Donation Policies for Museums

By Hillel Italie | Sep 18
Ask the CEO and president of the Metropolitan Museum of Art whether he's accepting money from the Sacklers, the billionaire dynasty notorious for its ties to the drug company Purdue Pharma, and the answer is somewhat complicated.

A New Look at Frank Lloyd Wright's Textiles and Home Goods

A New Look at Frank Lloyd Wright's Textiles and Home Goods

By Katherine Roth | Sep 17
A small but important exhibit at the Metropolitan Museum of Art explores a little-known facet of architect Frank Lloyd Wright's creations: his line of wallpapers, printed and woven textiles, and other home goods designed for the public.

Snctm Debuts Infamous Masquerade Party at Art Basel Miami Beach in December

Snctm Debuts Infamous Masquerade Party at Art Basel Miami Beach in December

Sep 13
Snctm introduces its first-ever Masquerade party in Miami, expanding the members-only erotic brand's reach during premier art exhibit festival Art Basel Miami Beach, December 6th.

Groundbreaking Photographer Robert Frank Dies at Age 94

Groundbreaking Photographer Robert Frank Dies at Age 94

By Hillel Italie | Sep 10
Robert Frank, a giant of 20th century photography whose seminal book "The Americans" captured singular, candid moments of the 1950s and helped free picture-taking from the boundaries of clean lighting and linear composition, has died. He was 94.

Art Basel Inside Set for February in Abu Dhabi

Art Basel Inside Set for February in Abu Dhabi

Sep 10
Art Basel Inside will bring together opinion leaders and entrepreneurs from across disciplines and industries for three days in Abu Dhabi in February 2020.

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