Oil

Decision follows several arts institutions including the Royal Shakespeare Company and National Theatre cutting ties to fossil fuel giants

By Frieze News Desk

In further news: ancient artefacts destroyed by jihadists resurrected; naked activists protest National Portrait Gallery’s links to BP

By Frieze News Desk
Coal, Oil and Fracking prepare to square off against their renewable opponents at a BP or Not BP? protest. Courtesy: BP or Not BP?; photograph: Ron Fassbender

The decision comes as activists promise the ‘biggest protest yet’ at the British Museum over oil funding

By Frieze News Desk

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

By Frieze News Desk

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

By Frieze News Desk

A group of leading artists and a judge of the annual BP portrait prize have urged the London institution to cut ties with the oil company

By Frieze News Desk

In further news: Syria’s National Museum in Damascus reopens; and a protest at the British Museum’s protest-themed show

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

Complicating the ‘disaster narratives’ associated with the Niger Delta by attending to the local ecology, and those responsible for defiling it

By Ayodeji Rotinwa

The Mauritshuis in The Hague also joins the Amsterdam institution in ending funding from the oil and gas company