Museums

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

By Nicholas Mirzoeff

New arrangements of artists from across the planet emphasize broad concepts over tidier organizing principles 

By Andrew Durbin

In further news: UK museum under fire for using facial-recognition surveillance; ‘Maus’ author Art Spiegelman says Marvel censored Trump criticism

By Frieze News Desk

In further news: British Museum considers return of ‘invisible’ Christian plaques to Ethiopia; further protests against Whitney vice chair

By Frieze News Desk

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

By Frieze News Desk

The Algerian-French artist’s new show at the Hayward Gallery, London investigates what a museum should be used for

By Jane Ure-Smith
RU, 2017, installation details, New Museum, New York. Courtesy: the artist, ChertLüdde, Berlin, and kamel mennour, Paris/London; photograph: Dario Lasagni

The artist talks about butterflies, the politicization of artefacts and the lost cultural history of his Kosovar home city

By Hettie Judah

With art lessons and trips to museums on prescription, the links between culture and health are being reconsidered

By Chris Sharratt

In further news: EU parliament calls for Nazi-looted art to be returned; and are art museums becoming more diverse?

By Frieze News Desk

Visitors to Florida’s Dalí Museum will be welcomed by a (surreal) computerized version of the legendary surrealist painter

In further news: Lehmann Maupin gallery sues former employee for stealing ‘trade secrets’; was Robert Indiana in control of his final artworks?

With young people twice as likely to visit art institutions to de-stress, charity extends National Art Pass to include Britons up to 30