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DACS’ Chief Executive Gilane Tawadros Appointed as New Director of Whitechapel Gallery
Article date: Monday, May 16, 2022

DACS’ Chief Executive Gilane Tawadros Appointed as New Director of Whitechapel Gallery

DACS’ Chief Executive Gilane Tawadros will be stepping down from the organisation which she has led for 13 years to take up a new role as Director of the Whitechapel Gallery in London.

Kim Kardashian’s Met Gala Dress Addressed in Statement Release by the International Council of Museums
Article date: Saturday, May 14, 2022

Kim Kardashian’s Met Gala Dress Addressed in Statement Release by the International Council of Museums

In the light of recent events, where a dress that belonged to Marilyn Monroe was used by American celebrity icon, Kim Kardashian, for the MET gala, ICOM Costume has been discussing the topic, and addressed it in a following statement.

Tezos Foundation Launches Permanent Art Collection, and a Digital Art Gallery Curated by Photographer Misan Harriman
Article date: Friday, May 13, 2022

Tezos Foundation Launches Permanent Art Collection, and a Digital Art Gallery Curated by Photographer Misan Harriman

Tezoz Foundation has announced the creation of a first-of-its-kind Permanent Art Collection (PAC) to feature artworks from the Tezos ecosystem.

Mellon and Ford Foundations Announce Second Cohort of Latinx Artist Fellows
Article date: Friday, May 13, 2022

Mellon and Ford Foundations Announce Second Cohort of Latinx Artist Fellows

The Mellon Foundation and the Ford Foundation has announced the newest cohort of the Latinx Artist Fellowship—a multiyear initiative administered by the US Latinx Art Forum (USLAF) in collaboration with the New York Foundation for the Arts.

Director Sjarel Ex to Leave Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen
Article date: Friday, May 13, 2022

Director Sjarel Ex to Leave Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen

This autumn, director Sjarel Ex will leave the museum in Rotterdam that he has led for the past eighteen years. With the museum itself closed for renovation, the collection is more accessible than ever in the new Depot Boijmans Van Beuningen, where the preservation of and research into the collection continues apace.

Kenyan Born  Artist Michael Armitage to Design New £1 Coin to Mark Coins 40th Anniversary
Article date: Friday, May 13, 2022

Kenyan Born Artist Michael Armitage to Design New £1 Coin to Mark Coins 40th Anniversary

Chancellor Rishi Sunak names Kenyan-British artist Michael Armitage as the designer of a new £1 coin which will enter circulation in 2023, marking the coin’s 40th anniversary.

Hawaiian Gallery Announces Discovery of Long-Lost Wax Sculpture by the late Salvador Dalí
Article date: Thursday, May 12, 2022

Hawaiian Gallery Announces Discovery of Long-Lost Wax Sculpture by the late Salvador Dalí

Harte International Galleries, a fine art gallery specializing in rare, museum-quality masterworks, has discovered a long-lost wax sculpture by the late Salvador Dalí.

Fifth Avenue Blooms Imagined by Van Cleef & Arpels
Article date: Thursday, May 12, 2022

Fifth Avenue Blooms Imagined by Van Cleef & Arpels

This May, Van Cleef & Arpels has partnered with the Fifth Avenue Association to imagine New York City’s iconic Fifth Avenue in bloom with immersive floral installations in a singular experience.

ARCOlisboa 2022 Returns to Celebrate its 5th Anniversary
Article date: Thursday, May 12, 2022

ARCOlisboa 2022 Returns to Celebrate its 5th Anniversary

ARCOlisboa, the fair organised by IFEMA MADRID and Câmara Municipal de Lisboa, will celebrate its 5th in-person Anniversary from May 19th to 22nd, embodying the moment of physical reunion with contemporary art in the Portuguese capital.

Deana Lawson Wins the Deutsche Börse Photography Foundation Prize 2022
Article date: Thursday, May 12, 2022

Deana Lawson Wins the Deutsche Börse Photography Foundation Prize 2022

The photographer was announced as the 2022 winner of the prestigious £30,000 prize at a special ceremony at The Photographers’ Gallery (TPG), London by BBC News Culture Editor, Katie Razzall,

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