One committee member resigned following antisemitism accusations and the other over the Israel-Hamas war.
A suspect wearing blue gloves carried the framed work down the sidewalk to their car and drove off.
“No art on a dead planet,” they chanted, demanding an end to fossil fuels.
“I did not expect this decision from Christie’s, as they have previously sold similar works of mine,” artist Ayman Baalbaki told Hyperallergic.
Artists and writers including Nan Goldin and Eileen Myles handed out copies of a “New York Crimes” broadsheet and urged the paper to support a ceasefire.
The drawing by conservative cartoonist Michael Ramirez was widely criticized as “racist” and “orientalist.”
The community-led artwork also spotlights the city’s continued advocacy for racial and economic justice.
The union secured wage increases and other wins just a day before a planned strike deadline and amid an ongoing unfair labor practices complaint.
The design by Schiaparelli, known for its collaborations with Surrealist artists, further blurs the fuzzy lines between fine art and haute couture.
The action, attended by artists including actor Tavi Gevinson and photographer Nan Goldin, is the latest organized by the group Jewish Voices for Peace.
Members of Just Stop Oil took a hammer to the glass protecting “Rokeby Venus” at the London museum.
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