March 26, 2021

Leon Black to Depart as MoMA Chairman

Leon Black has told colleagues at the Museum of Modern Art, New York, that he will not stand for re-election to his position as chairman of the museum’s board of directors this June, the New York Times

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Painter Amy Sherald’s New Show in Los Angeles Encourages Patient Looking and Quiet Contemplation—See Images Here

In these turbulent times, creativity and empathy are more necessary than ever to bridge divides and find solutions. Artnet News’s Art and Empathy Project is an ongoing investigation into how the art world can help enhance emotional intelligence, drawing insights and inspiration from creatives, thought leaders, and great works of art.   “Amy Sherald: The

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Here’s What’s Selling at Art Basel’s Semi-Exclusive ‘Pioneers’ Online Viewing Room, Which Includes Only 100 Dealers

The contemplative atmosphere of Art Basel’s first online viewing room (OVR) of 2021 felt positively serene after weeks of frenzy over the newest vanguard in the digital art market, NFT drops. The trimmed-down presentation at Art Basel’s sixth OVR offered a notable counterpoint to a digital scene already glutted in crypto-art. It included only 100

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Ernesto Mallard (1931–2021)

Ernesto Mallard, a leader of the Mexican Op art movement and an early advocate of kinetic art, died March 19 in his home in Mexico City at the age of eighty-nine, according to his daughter Lia Mallard.

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From a Gallery’s Removal of the Sackler Name to the Sale of the World’s Largest Painting: The Best and Worst of the Art World This Week

BEST Read the Latest Intelligence Report – Artnet’s Spring 2021 Intelligence report features auction house upheaval, a profile on Robert Nava, and an inside look at the burgeoning experience economy. Scottish University Returns a Benin Bronze – The first Western institution to fully repatriate a Benin Bronze is being hailed as a major victory by restitution activists. Rains Unearth

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