Art Industry News: Former payroll clerk accused of stealing $2 million from Art Institute of Chicago + other stories

Art Industry News: Former payroll clerk accused of stealing $2 million from Art Institute of Chicago + other stories

Art Industry News is a daily round-up of the most momentous developments in the art world and art market. Here’s what you need to know this Wednesday, January 18th. MUST READ Artist Yulia Tsvetkova flees Russia amid LGBTQ crackdowns The artist, who has been persecuted by the state for three years, has left the country … Read more

Arts industry news: Brazil’s new president vows to rebuild culture ministry dismantled by Jair Bolsonaro + other stories

Arts industry news: Brazil's new president vows to rebuild culture ministry dismantled by Jair Bolsonaro + other stories

Art Industry News is a daily round-up of the most momentous developments in the art world and art market. Here’s what you need to know this Tuesday, January 3rd. MUST READ TikTok is considered “digital fentanyl” – The Chinese-owned short-video app, seen as an important platform for many artists, is “highly addictive and destructive,” like … Read more

Art Industry News: Mega Collector and Luxury Magnate Bernard Arnault has Surpassed Elon Musk as World’s Richest Man + Other Stories

Art Industry News: Mega Collector and Luxury Magnate Bernard Arnault has Surpassed Elon Musk as World's Richest Man + Other Stories

Art Industry News is a daily round-up of the most momentous developments in the art world and art market. Here’s what you need to know this Friday, December 9th. DEFINITELY READ Pakui Hardware will represent Lithuania at Venice Biennale – The early Venice announcements keep rolling! Pakui Hardware, consisting of Neringa Cerniauskaite and Ugnius Gelguda, … Read more

Art Industry News: A purple, diamond-dusted image of Queen Elizabeth II breaks a record for Andy Warhol Prints + Other Stories

Art Industry News: A purple, diamond-dusted image of Queen Elizabeth II breaks a record for Andy Warhol Prints + Other Stories

Art Industry News is a daily round-up of the most momentous developments in the art world and art market. Here’s what you need to know this Tuesday, November 29th. MUST READ London Museum Returns Benin Bronzes to Nigeria – Six artifacts from the 72 Benin works in the Horniman Museum collection will be repatriated to … Read more

Art Industry News: King Charles becomes the first monarch whose art is sold at auction for 10 times its estimate + other stories

Art Industry News: King Charles becomes the first monarch whose art is sold at auction for 10 times its estimate + other stories

Art Industry News is a daily round-up of the most momentous developments in the art world and art market. Here’s what you need to know this Tuesday, October 25th. DEFINITELY READ Artists Blow Up Gilbert & George’s Private Museum – Chika Okeke-Agulu and Candice Breitz invited the celebrated British artists to comment on the political … Read more

Art Industry News: Did a Baptist Preacher Steal Art From Edward Hopper’s Estate? + Other stories

Art Industry News: Did a Baptist Preacher Steal Art From Edward Hopper's Estate?  + Other stories

Art Industry News is a daily round-up of the most momentous developments in the art world and art market. Here’s what you need to know this Thursday, October 20th. DEFINITELY READ What is the new museum in Moscow all about? – The much-anticipated GES-2 House of Culture, backed by Russian billionaire Leonid Mikhelson, was set … Read more

Art Industry News: Cecilia Vicuña unveils monumental woven sculptures at Tate + Other Stories

Chilean artist Cecilia Vicuna poses by her artwork of the latest Hyundai Commission for Tate Modern

Art Industry News is a daily round-up of the most momentous developments in the art world and art market. Here’s what you need to know this Monday, October 10th. DEFINITELY READ Were the Elgin Marbles illegally imported? – While debate surrounding the Parthenon Marbles often revolves around their nebulous export from Greece, newly discovered letters … Read more