I have trouble getting excited by the Turner Prize anymore. British art isn’t as central to the art dialogue as it once was a decade ago so it is feeling more and more like a regional contest. But having said that … Congrats to Martin Boyce. He is a talented artist.
The CIA’s abstract art collection isn’t as “secret” as a series of articles made it seem—but it’s more politically significant than it appears, and there are still unanswered questions. Here, photographs of the collection are accessible to the public for the first time.