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Artists and lecturers won a landmark workers’ rights case in February, and hope it will have far-reaching consequences

By Chris Sharratt

In further news: Decolonize This Place plans 9 weeks of protest ahead of Whitney Biennial; Rothko Chapel to undergo major restoration

By Frieze News Desk

In further news: gallery sues Christie’s over ‘bargain basement’ Francis Bacon sale; Van Gogh’s ‘Sunflowers’ heads to Japan

In a year marked by anger and powerlessness, artists set their sights on empowering counter-narratives

By Ellen Mara De Wachter

The female Renaissance painter’s ‘Self-Portrait’ has been listed among ‘improperly acquired’ objects during World War II

In further news: artists take National Gallery to court; Tel Aviv protests over ‘loyalty in culture’ bill

The oil giant has ended its 12-year sponsorship deal with the London museum

Courtesy: Jeff Boudreau, Lyson Marchessault and National Gallery, London

Photographer Jeff Boudreau and stylist Lyson Marchessault respond to museum’s light, colour and pattern

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Pierre-Auguste Renoir, La Loge (Theatre box) (detail), 1874. Courtesy: © The Samuel Courtauld Trust, The Courtauld Gallery, London

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27 educators are taking the London gallery to an employment tribunal, demanding that they be recognized as employees

In further news: German government buys Giambologna at the eleventh hour; LACMA’s new expansion delayed