Germany Unveils Comprehensive Database of Its Benin Bronzes

In April, Germany made a landmark promise to begin...

34 Pre-Columbian Artifacts Returned to Mexico by Germans

On Wednesday, Mexico revealed that it had received 34 pre-Columbian artifacts...

High-Tech Works at Tribeca Film Festival Ambitiously Ponder What Makes Us Human

In 2018, a study conducted in Japan by a team of...

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Rare Toulouse-Lautrec Hospital Painting to Sell at Paris Auction

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Christo’s Arc de Triomphe Wrapping Planned for September

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Manhattan District Attorney Returns 27 Looted Artifacts to Cambodia

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‘The Lost Leonardo’ Documentary Thrillingly Takes on the Salvator Mundi Saga

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Phillips-Poly Sale in Hong Kong Nets $63.8 M., With Records for Salman Toor, Loie Hollowell

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Pigeons Threaten Priceless Set of Raphael Tapestries on Display in Madrid

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Germany Unveils Comprehensive Database of Its Benin Bronzes

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34 Pre-Columbian Artifacts Returned to Mexico by Germans

On Wednesday, Mexico revealed that it had received 34 pre-Columbian artifacts that...

High-Tech Works at Tribeca Film Festival Ambitiously Ponder What Makes Us Human

In 2018, a study conducted in Japan by a team of researchers...

Rare Toulouse-Lautrec Hospital Painting to Sell at Paris Auction

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Rare North Korean Art Alights in Switzerland, Oldest Human Burial in Africa Discovered, and More: Morning Links from May 6, 2021

The Headlines RESEARCHERS HAVE DISCOVERED THE OLDEST known human burial in Africa, National...

JANICZA BRAVO ON SELF-SOOTHING

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34 Pre-Columbian Artifacts Returned to Mexico by Germans

On Wednesday, Mexico revealed that it had received 34 pre-Columbian artifacts that...

High-Tech Works at Tribeca Film Festival Ambitiously Ponder What Makes Us Human

In 2018, a study conducted in Japan by a team of researchers...

Rare Toulouse-Lautrec Hospital Painting to Sell at Paris Auction

An 1891 painting by Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec that was held in the...

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34 Pre-Columbian Artifacts Returned to Mexico by Germans

On Wednesday, Mexico revealed that it had received 34 pre-Columbian artifacts that...

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Rediscovering the Joy of Drawing During the Pandemic

A month or two in to the pandemic in 2020, when the spring was breaking...

$33 M. Basquiat Leads Sotheby’s Jay Chou–Curated Sale in Hong Kong

Sotheby’s will debut its celebrity-driven “Contemporary Curated” series in Hong...

At Art Basel Hong Kong, Positive Energy and Strong Sales Prove Ascent of Asian Art Market

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ESTEBAN JEFFERSON’S PORTRAITS OF THE PETIT PALAIS

When New York–based artist Esteban Jefferson first visited the Petit Palais in Paris, in...

Alain Kirili, Sculptor Who Lent Warmth to Industrial Materials, Has Died at 74

Alain Kirili, a French American abstract sculptor who imbued metal...

Rijksmuseum Opens Landmark ‘Slavery’ Exhibition Offering ‘More Complete Picture of History’

The Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam opened its exhibition “Slavery” this week, marking the...