British Museum

Activists dressed as Greek gods and goddesses drenched in oil

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In further news: Okwui Enwezor’s final exhibition; Marciano Art Foundation staffers push to unionize

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‘Lande’, at Oxford’s Pitt Rivers, begets core questions about art and its display

By Nicholas Mirzoeff

Staff members have written in support of Ahdaf Soueif, the trustee who resigned over oil money, restitution silence and employment precarity

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‘I was sad to resign; sad to believe that it was the most useful thing I could do,’ wrote Ahdaf Soueif

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In further news: British Museum director defends BP sponsorship; David Zwirner to open in Paris

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In further news: Tania Bruguera to launch investigative journalism initiative; Smithsonian won’t remove Sackler name

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In further news: a spotlight on arts and oil sponsorship; Ai Weiwei to direct ‘Turandot’

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The British Museum’s survey of Japanese comics plunges us into their strange, visionary wonderlands

By Darran Anderson

Visitors to the contemporary art museum rose by 3.4% to almost 6 million

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In further news: Radical Matriarchy protest lack of diversity at Washington’s National Gallery of Art; Met to return stolen ancient coffin to Egypt

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In further news: calls to close tax loopholes for art-filled ‘freeports’; Elmgreen & Dragset memorial to gay Holocaust victims vandalized

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