The Valentine Richmond History Center in Virginia wants to display a Jefferson Davis statue
created by artist Edward Valentine, the museum’s first president and a major Confederate sculptor.
The Amsterdam District Court rejected claims
from the heirs of a Jewish art collector that a 1909 painting by Kandinsky in Amsterdam’s Stedelijk Museum was sold under Nazi-era duress and should be returned.
As of January 1, the public domain
includes classics like F. Scott Fitzgerald’s Fitzgerald’s The Great Gatsby
, Virginia Woolf’s Mrs Dalloway
, Alain Locke’s The New Negro
, and the silent film “Lovers in Quarantine.”
Jim Coddington has joined the Joan Mitchell Foundation‘s board of directors.
Amanda Coulson was announced as the founding director of TERN Gallery.
Douglas Melini is now represented by Miles McEnery Gallery.
VICTORI + MO is changing its name to Dinner Gallery.
Roderice Cardell (1987–2021), South Carolina artist involved in painting a local Black Lives Matter mural | Fox Carolina
Maury Berggren (1938–2021), Kansas stained-glass artist | The Mercury
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Kim Tschang-Yeul (1929–2021), abstract artist | ARTnews