Thursday, December 3, 2020
Wrapped Reichstag, 1985. Photo: Wolfgang Volz. Courtesy of Christo and Jeanne-Claude

The Farewell to Christo and Art News of the Week 1- 7 June

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The mural painting was organized thanks to the help of the immigrant's rights organization "Make the Road New York and El Museo Del Barrio", and it is being painted on a city-owned parking lot between the Queens Museum and the New York State Pavilion.
Photographer Jorge Vargas and his two daughters. Left: Saint, and Right: Air. (Jorge Vargas)

Photography as a Mean for Coping with Isolation, and Art News of the Week...

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Jorge Vargas, an Argentine photographer, spent time in isolation creating imaginative portraits of his two daughters. Art News of the Week 9 - 15 November 2020
Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Luncheon of the Boating Party (1880-1881). Photo: Courtesy of the Phillips Collection, DC.

3 Things You Might Not Know About Renoir and Art News of the Week...

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This week the German government took a surprising measure related to the federal budget for art acquisitions. Researchers from the University of Rome have used a plaster cast of the skull of the Italian Renaissance master, Raphael, to make a 3D reconstruction of his face.

David Altmejd Talks from His Studio During the Quarantine, and Art News of the...

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Vincent Namatjira has become the first Indigenous artist to win Australia’s Archibald Prize for portraiture. The exhibition entitled “Philip Guston Now” is a retrospective of Philip Guston that has been postponed for three years...
Amy Sillman. Image: Calla Kessler for The New York Times

Amy Sillman, Abstraction, Quarantine, and Art News of the Week 5 – 11 October...

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We Fight to Build a Free World is an important artistic undertaking carried out by a group of artists who resist intolerance and Art News of the Week 5 - 11 October 2020
Secundino Hernández. Photo: elpais.com

Secundino Hernández and Art News of the Week 16 – 22 November 2020

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The Meadows Museum, SMU acquired two recent paintings by contemporary Spanish artist Secundino Hernández and art news 16 - 22 November 2020.
Tehching Hsieh – 'All Art Comes From Life'. Photo: TateShots

The Art of Waiting of Tehching Hsieh and Art News of the Week 14...

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Photographer Mohamed Bourouissa wins the German Börse 2020 award of $39,000 for his Free Trade 2019 installation. A politically-charged work that was first exhibited in a Monoprix supermarket in Arles, France.
Eniwaye Oluwaseyi, The Breakfast (2020). Photo: Courtesy of the artist and Destinee Ross-Sutton 2020

Speculation on the Black Artists Market and Art News of the Week 10 –...

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Luchita Hurtado died last August 13 at age 99 in his home in Santa Monica, United States. Tarek Atoui has won the Suzanne Deal Booth / FLAG Art Foundation prize for 2022.

Norman Rockwell’s ‘Freedom From Want’, and Art News of the Week 23 – 30...

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Within the contemporary art of the 20th century, there are many iconic paintings, and this is the case of Norman Rockwell’s ‘Freedom From Want’ and Art news of the week 23 – 30 November 2020.
Triple Self-Portrait, solarised 1933. Photo: Helen Muspratt

Photo Oxford: a Celebration of Women and Photography in Pictures, and Art News of...

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Ben Enwonwu, was a Nigerian painter and sculptor, an international star in the 1960s, and his art seems to be making a comeback. Art News of the Week 12 - 18 October 2020