Three suspects — 35-year-old man, a 34-year-old man, and a 36-year-old woman — were arrested on suspicion of conspiring to burgle Maurizio Cattelan’s solid gold toilet from Blenheim Palace, BBC reports.
The commode, which is valued around $6 million, was taken from the palace on September 15 and has yet to be recovered. Fine Art Specie Adjusters, the palace’s insurance company, says they may offer up to £100,000 (~$129,000) for its return.
So far, five have been arrested for alleged involvement in the world’s oddest bling ring. Initially, a 66-year-old man was arrested and released on bail, and later a 36-year-old man was released under investigation.
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The Association of Art Museum Directors announced a shift in its longstanding policy, which restricted the use of funds from sales of art to new acquisitions only.
Martín Mobarak may have broken Mexican law, but he burned the proof.
Artists reflect on histories of oppressive power structures in Brazil in this exhibition at the Visual Arts Center at the University of Texas at Austin.
Your list of must-see, fun, insightful, and very Los Angeles art events this month, including the Maya Codex of Mexico at the Getty, Beatrice Wood, Trenton Doyle Hancock, and more.
Your list of must-see, fun, insightful, and very New York art events this month, including Xaviera Simmons, Cristina Iglesias, Mire Lee, and more.
With explosions of color and materiality, Cave has his own enigmatic ways to funnel the funk through histories of adversity.
Kapwani Kiwanga invites viewers to look with only the quiet glow of natural light seeping in through the skylights, illuminating a nuanced way of seeing race.
Funding options at UB include full-tuition scholarships for MFA students, the Arthur A. Schomburg Fellowship Program, and additional opportunities for MA students.
This week, Godard’s anti-imperialism, in defense of “bad” curating, an inexplicable statue, criminalizing culture wars, and more.
I inserted the text from five press releases into DALL-E and this is what it churned out.
As protests rage across the country following the death of Mahsa (Zhina) Amini, Iranian and Kurdish artists are creating work in support of freedom.