Art news round-up
Art news from around the world:
Strong auction results signify a hot art market.
The Queens Museum and its new look.
Looking back at the outgoing Pope’s legacy when it comes to art.
Street art in Buenos Aires – part of an activist culture of art.
Hoping to change the way arts do business in America – the new National Center for Arts Research.
The youngest curator to direct the Venice Biennale in over 100 years, Massimiliano Gioni is an interesting study.
Popular stories from the week:
Don’t touch that painting! …unless it’s falling off the wall.
The forgotten innovator of 20th-century art – Mexican Surrealist Wolfgang Paalen (No, we’d never heard of him either).
You can’t draw, you say? Are you sure about that? ~ inspirational faculty keynote address reminding us that art is for everyone!
An unusual art medium – chewing gum.
You may know it as the San Francisco Bay Bridge, but it’s now the world’s largest light installation.