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Sunday morning art news from the past week

Art & Pancakes, April 21st, 2019

A smattering of art news for your Easter Sunday… To Pay Homage to the Notre Dame, the Art World Turns to Images of the Famed Cathedral by Picasso, Matisse, and Others Link In Notre Dame, we find heritage that invites … Continue reading

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Art & Pancakes, April 14th, 2019

A short list of art news for your Sunday morning. Enjoy! Frida Kahlo’s Garden Is Still Thriving—Six Decades after Her Death Link Audience Engagement is NOT Community Engagement Link Artist Hito Steyerl has joined a chorus of art world voices … Continue reading

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Art & Pancakes, April 7th, 2019

Art news cakes for your Sunday morning. Enjoy! In declining the Whitney Biennial, Chicago artist Michael Rakowitz offers the ultimate form of art criticism. How do we hold corporatized institutions accountable for the decisions they make? Link “The Institution Should … Continue reading

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Art & Pancakes, March 31st, 2019

A small stack of art news served up on your Sunday morning….enjoy! Decolonize This Place Launches “Nine Weeks of Art and Action” with Protest at Whitney Museum Link The Art of Experiencing Museums Slowly Link The Daily Routines of 10 … Continue reading

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Art & Pancakes, March 24th, 2019

A short stack of art news for your Sunday morning. Silicon Valley Just Got the Green Light to Build a Monument to Itself Link The Tate joins the National Portrait Gallery announcing they will no longer accept funding from the … Continue reading

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Art & Pancakes, March 17th, 2019

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 … Continue reading

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Art & Pancakes, March 10th, 2019

A smattering of art news to Spring Forward with on your Sunday morning! Enjoy! Venice Biennale to address art in the post-truth era. Link As institutions pursue multimillion-dollar expansions, art world inequities spark labor campaign by museum workers. Link Two … Continue reading

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Art & Pancakes, March 3rd, 2019

A tiny stack of art news for your Sunday morning. Enjoy! SFMOMA Names Janet Bishop Chief Curator Link The 2019 Whitney Biennial Artist List: By the Numbers Link A London court has ruled that a group of former lecturers at … Continue reading

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Art & Pancakes, February 24th, 2019

Art news for your Sunday morning…dig in! The investment firm that commissioned Wall Street’s “Fearless Girl” is now suing the Artist Kristen Visbal for trademark infringement. Link A Spate of Lawsuits Is Targeting Art Schools for Failing to Comply With … Continue reading

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Art & Pancakes, February 17th, 2019

Art news for your Sunday morning….♥! Independent Art Schools Across the Country Face Mounting Pressures. Should They Become Training Grounds for ‘Creatives’? Schools have been forced to merge, slash tuition rates, or simply shutter. Link Among Artists, Multidisciplinary Practice May … Continue reading

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Art & Pancakes, February 10th, 2019

A short stack of art news for your Sunday morning….dig in. Guggenheim Targeted by Protesters for Accepting Money From Family With OxyContin Ties Link World’s Largest Native American Art Forgery Ring Distributed $12M of Fakes Link How Artists of All … Continue reading

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Art & Pancakes, February 3rd, 2019

Art news tidbits for your Super Sunday morning….enjoy! Anish Kapoor Owns the Rights to the Blackest Color Ever Made. Now Another Artist Is Making His Own—and It’s Even Blacker. Anyone is allowed to use Stuart Semple’s new Black 3.0—except Kapoor. … Continue reading

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Art & Pancakes, January 27th, 2019

A short list of art news for your Sunday morning…enjoy! Germany celebrates 100 years of Bauhaus with a bonanza of museum openings and exhibitions Link New research finds gallery representation dwindles for ‘established’ female artists, while dead men dominate the … Continue reading

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Art & Pancakes, January 20th, 2019

Kanye West Donates $10 Million to Help Fund James Turrell’s Volcanic Land Art Project ‘Roden Crater’ Link After dozens more layoffs, Jeff Koons appears to be done with human assistants—and investing in automation. Link How the World’s Biggest Financial Scandal … Continue reading

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Art & Pancakes, January 13th, 2019

Why American artists should benefit from the resale of their works: The new Congress could reintroduce a key bill to establish droit de suite in the US Link Basquiat Hid Secret Drawings in His Work Using Invisible UV Paint, a … Continue reading

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Art & Pancakes, January 6th, 2019

A small platter of art news for your new year …enjoy! Chris Burden’s Shocking Performances Come Back to Life in a New York Stage Play Link Shifting Precedent, Buyers of Art Will Now Pay Resale Royalties in France Link How … Continue reading

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Art & Pancakes: Art news highlights of 2018

A re-cap of interesting art related news stories from 2018. Enjoy! What Is Curatorial Activism?   Link How the Female Gaze is Changing Photographs of Women   Link When Does an Artist’s Appropriation Become Theft?  Link Do Women Dealers Represent More Women … Continue reading

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Art & Pancakes, December 30th, 2018

A short list of art news for your Sunday morning during this holiday week…Happy New Year! One of the Most Enduring—and Misunderstood—Images of France’s Yellow Vest Protests Was Orchestrated by Performance Artist Deborah De Robertis   Link Decolonize This Place Announces … Continue reading

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Art & Pancakes, December 23rd, 2018

A holiday stack of art news for your Merry Sunday…Happy Holidays! The Four Social Classes of the Art World   Link ‘We Respect the Truth’: Artists, Art Professionals Issue Statement About Sexual Harassment in South Asian Art World   Link Artist duo … Continue reading

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Art & Pancakes, December 16th, 2018

Art news for your wintry Sunday morning…enjoy! Released From Jail, Artist Tania Bruguera Vows to Remain in Cuba to Continue Her Fight Against a New Censorship Law   Link New Study Says Americans Twice as Likely to Vote for Candidates Who … Continue reading

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Art & Pancakes, December 9th, 2018

A short list of art news for your Sunday morning…. Artist Shirin Neshat on the Value and Danger of Political Art    Link Decolonize This Place Plans Action at the Whitney Opposing Tear Gas Manufacturer on Museum Board   Link Dozens of … Continue reading

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Art & Pancakes, December 2nd, 2018

Art news for your Sunday morning…PNW style. Enjoy! Facebook Censors Art Historian for Posting Nude Art, Then Boots Him from Platform   Link New study finds nearly 90% of internships in the arts are unpaid.   Link London’s National Gallery has been … Continue reading

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Art & Pancakes, November 25th, 2018

A small sprinkling of art news for your Sunday morning….and Happy National “Eat with a Friend” Day! Goodbye to All That: Why Do Artists Reject the Art World?   Link Shopping? Ten Reasons to Buy From Local Artists.   Link The Four … Continue reading

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Art & Pancakes, November 18th, 2018

Art news for your Sunday morning and Holiday week…gobble, gobble. After buying a Banksy at auction for $750K, American street artist Ron English says he will paint the Banksy mural white as a protest against the buying and selling of … Continue reading

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Art & Pancakes, November 11th, 2018

A tiny stack of art news for your Sunday morning. The Politics of the Gallery Display   Link Napping Could Make You a Better Artist   Link Scientists Have Discovered the World’s Oldest Figurative Art: a 40,000-Year-Old Cave Painting of Cattle   … Continue reading

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Art & Pancakes, November 4th, 2018

A platter of art news just for you on a Sunday morning…enjoy! 1980’s Aerial Photographs by David T. Hanson Reveal the Environmental Scars of American Industry   Link Venice Museums Reopen After Dangerously High Tides and the Worst Flooding in Decades … Continue reading

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Art & Pancakes, October 28th, 2018

A small sampling of art news for your Sunday morning…boo! The Artist as Lawyer: Art Law    Link Pumpkin carving has taken on a new form—and it’s rooted in iconic art history.   Link This North Carolina community hosts some 85 pottery … Continue reading

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Art & Pancakes, October 21st, 2018

A small portion of art news for your Sunday morning….enjoy! How One Woman’s Punishment for Putting Up a Mural Has Exposed a Deep Divide in the Los Angeles Art Community   Link The Pop-Up Museum Craze Infiltrates Comic Con, Where the … Continue reading

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Art & Pancakes, October 14th, 2018

Order up! A short list of Art news for your Sunday morning…enjoy! Fire consumes depot of the Munich-based Deutsches Museum   Link The story behind the Surreal photograph of Salvador Dalí and three flying cats   Link The Black Muses Erased from … Continue reading

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Art & Pancakes, October 7th, 2018

A platter of art news for your Sunday morning…dig in! Visual Artists Wu Tsang, Titus Kaphar, and Julie Ault win MacArthur ‘genius’ grants.  Link Titus Kaphar: Meet The MacArthur Fellow Disrupting Racism In Art   Link San Francisco moves toward a 30 … Continue reading

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