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Source: New York Times

How to Fit All of Asia (and a Food Cart) Into a Museum Cafe?

Sunday 23:41 GMT

The cart, celebrating the tradition of street food throughout Asia, would be the pièce de résistance, if Mr. Hong could finish it.

In the morning, the three were scheduled to present the last part of their proposal to revamp the drowsy cafe in the Asian Art Museum in San Francisco. The cart, celebrating the tradition of street food throughout Asia, would be the pièce de résistance, if Mr. Hong could finish it.

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Source: The Guradian

Chuck Close: how to deal with an artist accused of sexual harassment

Friday 16:23 GMT

Chuck Close, an artist known for his photorealist portraits, has recently found himself at the centre of sexual misconduct and harassment allegations.

“Taking down the exhibition mid-show will not stop Chuck Close from being an important figure in contemporary art, but his art weight can be turned on its head – it can be used as a catalyst for constructive discussions exploring issues of gender and power.”

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Source: The Guradian

The Sackler family's blood money disgraces museums around the world

Saturday 09:55 GMT

The Sackler name is emblazoned on, and disgraces, dozens of the world’s greatest museums, universities, and performing arts centers.

We agree to aggressively prohibit the sale of blood diamonds, but we allow the Sacklers’ clever use of blood money to cloak their drug shame under philanthropic fame. This despite the fact that the Sacklers and the cartels both make money off highly addictive drugs that destroy countless lives.


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