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

A new report on art trade commissioned by France’s culture ministry says its museums need to tighten acquisition policies to preserve the country’s cultural influence

A new report on art trade commissioned by France's culture ministry says its museums need to tighten acquisition policies to preserve the country's cultural influence

The French Ministry of Culture has published a detailed report advising French museums on how to avoid acquiring traded works of art. The report, published on November 21, argued that the country’s reputation and cultural influence are at stake, especially in a busy international art market where competition – particularly from its Anglo-Saxon neighbors – … Read more

Arts Industry News: Italy’s New Right-Wing Minister of Culture Publicly Scolds the Uffizi Gallery for Closing on a National Day + Other Stories

Arts Industry News: Italy's New Right-Wing Minister of Culture Publicly Scolds the Uffizi Gallery for Closing on a National Day + 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, November 4th. MUST READ Alex Katz Show Gets A Pan – The 95-year-old artist’s show at the Guggenheim, his second New York retrospective in nearly 30 years, “is … 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

Andy Warhol’s art school work – including what is believed to be his first self-portrait – is for sale at Phillips

Andy Warhol's art school work - including what is believed to be his first self-portrait - is for sale at Phillips

Andy Warhol’s name immediately evokes some of modern art’s most famous works, from his Campbell’s soup cans to portraits of 20th-century icons like Marilyn Monroe and Elizabeth Taylor. However, long before Warhol pioneered pop art, he was just another art student named Andrew Warhola at Carnegie Institute of Technology. On November 15, Phillips New York … Read more

After the attack on members in Kassel, the Art Collective party office canceled its Documenta event: “We don’t feel safe”

After the attack on members in Kassel, the Art Collective party office canceled its Documenta event: "We don't feel safe"

The New Delhi-based art collective Party Office, which had planned to present a public program at Documenta in Kassel, has canceled the event, saying it does not feel safe in the city after collective member Joey Cannizzaro along with two others in attacked in an anti-LGBTQ+ and racist incident. The public program, scheduled for Wednesday … Read more

Art Industry News : We regret to report that Glenn Beck is now an artist and his paintings are just as bizarre as you suspected + other stories

Art Industry News : We regret to report that Glenn Beck is now an artist and his paintings are just as bizarre as you suspected + 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 Monday, June 13th. MUST READ Smithsonian Returns Indigenous Artifacts (In Kind) – A collection of Mi’kmaw artifacts goes back to what is now Nova Scotia, Canada after being housed … Read more

Art Industry News: Pace Gallery defies the Crypto Crash Doomsayers by launching a major partnership with a top NFT platform + other stories

Art Industry News: Pace Gallery defies the Crypto Crash Doomsayers by launching a major partnership with a top NFT platform + 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, June 8th. DEFINITELY READ $360,000 stolen in latest Yuga Labs server breach The server of NFT company Yuga Labs was compromised in another phishing attack on Saturday that … Read more