Briefing

Trisha Brown has died, aged 80; two new appointments at London’s ICA; controversy at the Whitney

SUPERFLEX to tackle Tate Modern's Turbine Hall; Trump targets arts and humanities endowments; LD50 closes its doors following protests

A work by self-taught artist Martín Ramírez

Munich’s Haus der Kunst embroiled in Scientology scandal; Martín Ramírez to inaugurate the new ICA LA

Gustav Metzger has died aged 90; director of the Met resigns

The gardens of the Stavros Niarchos Cultural Center, Athens

Paul Schimmel splits with Hauser & Wirth; The Stavros Niarchos Foundation’s cultural center is handed over to the Greek state

Skulptur Projekte Münster artist list announced; Andrea Rosen to close her New York gallery; increasing numbers call for the closure of LD50

Prix Net Art Award winners announced; the Art Fund calls for reform of the UK export system

Jannis Kounellis passes away aged 80; The Salesman to be screened in London following Iranian director's Oscars boycott

UK Government Art Collection to be opened to the public after years in storage; Jay Sanders appointed executive director of Artists Space

Tracey Emin to fund scholarship for refugee students; the Met makes images of 375,000 public domain artworks freely available online

Anish Kapoor to use $1m prize money to aid refugees; 57th Venice Biennale artist list published

Nari Ward wins prize for immigrant artists; collector Eli Broad calls on senators to vote against Betsy DeVos; terror suspect shot at the Louvre