Donald Trump

‘You can’t reason with him but you can ridicule him’ – lightweight as it is, Trump Baby is a win for art as a legitimate form of protest

Artists including Marilyn Minter and Richard Prince join professional organizations in criticism, following the Supreme Court upholding the policy

The Twin Peaks director says earlier claim that Trump ‘could go down as one of the greatest presidents’ is being taken out of context

In other news: gallerist arrested in Purdue Pharma demo; artists protest Trump’s child separation policy with ‘We make kids disappear’ billboard

Activists to carve Mount Trumpmore iceberg; aristocrat plans 200ft tribute to the Queen; more Fridamania: your shot of art world silliness

Richard Prince, 18 & Stormy (2018), Offset poster, 84 x 67 cm. Courtesy: the artist and Downtown 4 Democracy

Starting at $100, new editions by Paul Chan, Rashid Johnson and Richard Prince launch at the fair to raise funds for the cultural PAC

In other news: a stay of execution for the NEA and NEH and the most popular exhibition of 2017

At a time of rising xenophobia and precarity, former Queens Museum director Laura Raicovich on why arts institutions must step up

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

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

Nightmarish automated children’s Youtube cartoons, Assassin’s Creed architecture and the Gay Right to the City: what to read this weekend