Briefing

In further news: Jef Geys (1934–2018); and Hirshhorn postpones Krzysztof Wodiczko projection after Florida shooting

In other news: Artforum responds to #NotSurprised call for boycott of the magazine; Maria Balshaw apologizes for harassment comments

In further news: We Are Not Surprised collective calls for boycott of Artforum, accuses it of 'empty politics'; Frida Escobedo named for 2

In further news: Sonia Boyce explains removal of Manchester Art Gallery’s nude nymphs; Creative Scotland responds to Transmission Gallery backlash

In further news: curators rally behind Laura Raicovich; Glasgow's Transmission Gallery responds to loss of Creative Scotland funding; and a Serpent

In other news: Laura Raicovich steps down from Queens Museum after differences with the board; Seattle University removes Chuck Close work 

In further news: Stedelijk explains why it cancelled Ettore Sottsass retrospective; US National Gallery of Art cancels Chuck Close and Thomas Roma

In further news: Jack Whitten (1939-2018); Nan Goldin campaigns against Sackler Family’s OxyContin links; sexual misconduct in UK museums emerge

In other news: Ed Moses (1926-2018); Jude Kelly leaves Southbank Centre; Hepworth Wakefield revives postwar ‘School Prints’ project

In other news: open letter demands reinstatement of documenta’s Annette Kulenkampff; ‘Russian Modernism’ show at Ghent museum questioned

In further news: 2018 Taipei Biennial curated by Mali Wu and Francesco Manacorda; Pace opens second Hong Kong space; London’s Rokeby Gallery closes

In other news: Betty Woodman has died aged 87; Christoph Büchel calls for border wall prototypes to be classed as land art