Advertisement

The Metropolitan Museum

Jack Whitten, Delta Group II, 1975, acrylic on canvas. Courtesy: the MET and © Jack Whitten / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

New York

6 Sep
2 Dec

Artist Andrea Fraser’s 2016 in Museums, Money and Politics lifts the lid on US museum board members and political funding

Detail of illustration by Jan Buchczik

The Met’s Self-Styled ‘Museum Mammy’, Kimberly Drew reveals her top five

In further news: Gillian Ayres (1930-2018); Met appoints Max Hollein as director; Cannes announces official selection

In further news: Turner Prize-winning artist Jeremy Deller protests Facebook; Hepworth Sculpture Prize shortlist announced

What Nan Goldin’s protesting of the Sacklers’s complicity in the US opioid crisis tells us about self-deification and patronage

The photographer’s activist group PAIN staged a ‘die-in’ to protest the Sackler family’s controversial pharmaceutical links

What to read this weekend: the symbolism of Korean landscape painting, the risks in curation’s activist mantle and politics as performance

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

New York

30 Jan
13 May

New York

23 Jan
15 Apr

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