- Sarah Oppenheimer is installing a major commission at the Rice University Art Gallery. You can see the install in progress, day-by-day, at this photo gallery.
- Via Eyeteeth, Jeff Koons transforms a CT scanner at an Illinois children’s hospital into something bright and playful.
- The Guardian’s Jonathan Jones asks smart, tough questions about how the Catholic Church is using loans of its art treasures at a time when the Church is experiencing near-maximum PR disaster.
- At the Getty’s Iris blog, Lindsey Ward reminds us that artists have been politically-engaged for hundreds of years. Her timely example: Jacques-Louis David, who would have turned 262 today.
Art-focused Journalism by Tyler Green