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Koons Balloon Bunny Hops Up in Manhattan


Jeff Koons, one of the most famous artists to come out of the East Village gallery scene, is back on his old stomping grounds, sort of. His sculpture “Balloon Rabbit (Red)” (2005-2010) has… More ›

Wadsworth Atheneum Nets $9.6M Gift


The Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art in Hartford, Connecticut, has received a whopping $9.6-million gift from the estate of Charles H. Schwartz, the institution’s largest bequest ever, which… More ›

Moving Image Fair Partners With ART21


The video, film, and new media art fair Moving Image has partnered with non-profit art documentary maker ART21 for its upcoming Armory Week edition, slated to run March 6-9, which will feature an… More ›

George Lucas Revising S.F. Museum Proposal


After all three finalists vying to build a new institution near San Francisco’s Crissy Field were told by the Presidio Trust to go back to the drawing board, “Star Wars” director and… More ›

Helen Toomer To Helm PULSE Art Fair


Helen Toomer, who had been the director of the Collective Design Fair and, before that, operated the gallery Toomer Labzda on the Lower East Side, will be the new director of the PULSE Contemporary… More ›

British Museum Breaks Attendance Record


While attendance at the Louvre may have dipped by half-a-million in 2013, attendance at London’s most-visited museum, the British Museum — which marks its 255th birthday today — reached a… More ›