The unvarnished photographs celebrate the lives, beauty, and resilience of an oppressed group at Chile’s social peripheries in the 1980s, and the series was recently acquired by MOCA in Los Angeles.
A US District Judge ruled Turkey “slept on its rights” to the figurine by waiting until 2017 to seek its return, after it had been on view at the Metropolitan Museum for decades.
The joint gift features photographs by a mix of well-known and emerging artists, including Yto Barrada and Eva Koťátková.
At least 10 stolen documents that had been illegally taken from Mexico’s National Archive were ultimately identified.
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One researcher, Jürgen Schick, estimated that over half of the region’s historical artworks have been stolen.
Many had previously decried the decision not to restitute the work, alleging that the museum had more to gain by keeping the important painting than the heirs.
In “Summer Azure,” Tourmaline rockets upward into a cloudy blue sky, holding an astronaut helmet to her head.
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The American Art Museum purchased a collection of early American photographs spanning the 1840s to the mid-1920s.
As a resident for the NYC Department of Records and Information Services, Weist explored the relationship between the city and its artists as documented in these vast municipal archives.
The gift deepens the museum’s holdings of Black and Latinx artists from the US, Caribbean, and beyond.