At an upcoming exhibition of Henry Moore’s works, visitors will be allowed — and even encouraged — to touch the art with their bare hands.
The artist donated his “library of exile” to the Mosul University Library, once one of the largest libraries in West Asia, housing over a million books and rare historical materials before it was destroyed.
The exhibition Elective Affinities draws viewers into stories of the Frick’s permanent collection and a contemporary artist’s intellectual and aesthetic reckonings and inventions with them.
Surprises and puzzles in Venice and Vienna, from Sean Scully to Tintoretto.
LONDON — white, Edmund de Waal’s intervention at the Royal Academy (RA) library, is a wonder.