A short stack of art news for Sunday mornin’…enjoy!
A new study came to a stunning conclusion: that the arts contribute $763.6 billion to the US economy—4.2 percent of the GDP—more than agriculture, transportation, or warehousing. Link
Artists hired by Apple, the United States’s first trillion-dollar company, asks Artists participating in its Today at Apple event series to take their pick of gadgets in lieu of a paycheck. Link
Damien Hirst Suite at Palms Casino Resort Costs $100,000 a Night Link Uh, pass.
The Rapid Closure of Art Institutes Across America Link
How MASS MoCA Transformed a Struggling Mill Town Into an Art Hub Link
Passings: Okwui Enwezor, Nigerian art historian and Venice Biennale curator who was a force for non-Western art, has died at 55. Link