Also, Philly activists plan a protest at the Penn Museum to demand the repatriation of the stolen skulls of enslaved people, and more.
Also, LA displaced unhoused community members from Echo Park, leaving behind a community art-led garden, and more.
The directors will duke out the juiciest drama of the cultural sector in one Manhattan apartment.
After hundreds of artists called for his removal, the financier will not bid for re-election but will remain on the board.
Also, over 600 part-time faculty at the New School in New York City have signed a petition denouncing “skyrocketing healthcare costs,” and more.
Also, artists withdrew from an MCA Chicago exhibition in solidarity with laid-off workers, and more.
Also, activists painted a mural of the names of femicide victims outside of Mexico’s presidential palace, and more.
Also, California studies showed that the state lost over 175,000 creative jobs in 2020, and more.
Also, German researchers say the risk of COVID-19 transmission is far lower in museums and theaters than any other indoor activity, and more.
Also, Turkey filed an unprecedented lawsuit to dissolve an arts organization founded by jailed philanthropist Osman Kavala, and more.
Also, a bipartisan group of US Senators introduced a resolution in solidarity with Cuban artists, and more.
The State Department released a statement denouncing the “specious charges against Kavala, his ongoing detention, and the continuing delays in the conclusion of his trial.”