This 12-week-old Weimaraner puppy is part of a pilot programme to train man's best friend to sniff out pests. For the full stroy see: https://www.theartnewspaper.com/video/the-life-of-riley-meet-the-dog-protecting-the-works-at-the-museum-of-fine-arts-boston Video: copyright and courtesy the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
There are mixed feelings to installing sculpture outside major museums in French capital
Jeff Koons' sculpture Bouquet of Tulips, made to pay homage to the victims of the November 2015 terrorist attacks in Paris, is still awaiting authorisation to be installed in front of two museums in the French capital.
Tate rejected artist's project detailing “most inclusive history of art in post-war Britain”
“Persistent institutional racism” has meant that UK institutions including the Tate have shunned Rasheed Araeen’s 16-year project that tells “the most inclusive history of art in post-war Britain”, the artist says. Van Abbemuseum
The Google Cultural Institute’s We Wear Culture fashion stories are its latest museum collaboration, its director Amit Sood tells us.
Google Arts & Culture is more than a mere recorder of art collections and is now a major producer of cultural content with a huge reach through social media, the app (which has had over one million installs) and with 50 million people using the Arts & Culture website. Google
Broken Fingaz, who have never revealed their identities, turn more political following the 50th anniversary of Israel’s 1967 war and occupation
The band U2 has teamed up with a collective of street artists from Haifa in Israel called Broken Fingaz Crew for its latest video, released today. Follow the link to watch the video in full.
Ropac gallery exhibition to include artist’s famous reconstructions of Andy Warhol’s Flowers
Not quite a retrospective, the Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac show will nonetheless feature a range of her work including Sturtevant’s versions of Andy Warhol’s silkscreen, Flowers, which she controversially exhibited at the Bianchini Gallery in New York in 1965, just weeks after Warhol showed his originals.
An exclusive preview of stunning and never before seen works by Mickalene Thomas (@mickalenethomas) in the artist’s Brooklyn studio ahead of her exhibition at the Seattle Art Museum (@seattleartmuseum). The show, called Figuring History: Robert Colescott, Kerry James Marshall, Mickalene Thomas, opens next month. #art #artist #artstagram #newyork #brooklyn #williamsburg #seattle #contemporaryart
Sophie Derrick’s works are a talking point @londonartfair The digital prints mounted on aluminium are available @contemporary_collective Copper & Blue #7 was sold, priced at £5,800 #art #artist #artwork #artstagram #instaart #londonartfair2018 #contemporarycollective #sophiederrick #digital #paint #face
The reassessment of Eduardo Paolozzi’s aesthetic achievements continues. @austin_desmond_fine_art is showing works by the Scottish sculptor and Pop art pioneer @londonartfair including Little Warrior (1956). #art #artist #artwork #artstagram #instaart #eduardopaolozzi #sculpture #londonartfair2018 #austindesmondfineart
Artist Sonia Boyce has selected West Indian (1973) by Winston Branch and One and the Many (1996) by Bhajan Hunjan for her @artukdotorg display @londonartfair “Boyce has taken a somewhat playful approach to the selection of her works from the Art UK website,” the organisers say. #art #artist #artwork #artstagram #instaart #artuk #londonartfair2018 #soniaboyce #dadaist #afrocaribbean