The Board of Trustees of Nassau County Museum of Art announced that Angela Susan Anton, publisher of Anton Community Newspapers, has been elected board president at the board?s annual meeting on January 20. She has been a long-time member of the board and has also served as chairman of the annual Museum Ball. Show More Summary
Letter to Romenesko From ART AIELLO: Please see the link below [about Northern Michigan University charging the student newspaper $613 for a public record request]. I’ve never filed any kind of FOIA request, so I don’t know what cost is reasonable and customary at any level of government or with regard to any public institution. … Read More
Cover art from an issue of Charlie Hebdo is repurposed for a protest in Berlin, Germany against terrorism following the attack on the French newspaper on Jan. 7 in Paris. Shutterstock The French satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo will draw...Show More Summary
On the surface, ska music and improvisational comedy may not seem to have any obvious or hidden connections, apart from being things that your local newspaper’s “Arts & Entertainment” section might recommend as weekend time-killers.Show More Summary
Yesterday's brutal slaughter of Charlie Hebdo cartoonists and staff in Paris by Muslim fruitcakes remains the big art news story of the day. British newspapers condemn this attack on democracy and freedom of expression and most showed photos of a French policeman - a Muslim himself - being killed. Show More Summary
In the run-up to Christmas I went into my favorite used book store in Philly and treated myself to a book on graphic art used in Joseph Pulitzer’s newspaper The World from 1898-1911. One thing that struck me about the New York paperShow More Summary
- Vincent Noce has a report for The Art Newspaper about the ongoing investigation into Gérard Lhéritier's alleged manuscripts Ponzi scheme.- A Library Company of Philadelphia press release has more information on the identification of...Show More Summary
As a way to make some sort of artistic sense out of the year we just had, the Canadian newspaper The Globe And Mail recently teamed up with the Canadian Opera Company and the indie label Arts & Crafts to share a six-song compilation called Broadsheet Music: A Year In Review. The compilation features Canadian [...]
Sixteen original 15th and 16th century Malian manuscripts will go on display Friday at the Centre for Fine Arts in Brussels, The Art Newspaper reported.
James McAndrew (forensic specialist for the law firm Grunfeld, Desiderio, Lebowitz, Silverman and Klestadt) opines on antiquity looting in Syria and Iraq ('Syria and Iraq’s neighbours can help contain the looting: Art Newspaper, Issue 263, December 2014). Show More Summary
by Dish Staff KKK statue covered in newspaper articles about racial issues in US @ UofI in #IowaCity #Art by Serhat Tanyolacar http://t.co/Jqek4Ru3KE— HUMAN Detroit (@Cass_Human) December 10, 2014 Elizabeth Nolan Brown highlights a case of political correctness gone awry at the University of Iowa, where a sculpture of a Ku Klux Klansman was labeled […]
Several employees from Uzbekistan's top museum have been jailed for selling original art works and replacing them with copies for 15 years, the General Prosecutor's Office newspaper reported Friday. The chief curator of the Uzbek State...Show More Summary
It's hard, today, to fully appreciate just how popular Feg Murray’s Seein’ Stars cartoon feature really was. In the Thirties and Forties, a golden age for newspapers as America’s primary source of information, a generous offering of comic strips and illustrated features provided entertainment. Show More Summary
The University of Iowa pulled an outdoor art display depicting a KKK member made out of newspaper clippings after students complained it was offensive.
By Lynda Albertson Photo Credit - La Repubblica Italian newspaper La Repubblica has broke a story that a thief, or thieves, have entered the Galleria Nazionale d'Arte (GNAM) yesterday and made off with a bronze sculpture bust titled "Bambino Malato", in English "Sick Child" created by Medardo Rosso. Show More Summary
Image reported to have been seized from SwinglerSource: Tsirogiannis Back in 2000, Christina Ruiz reported on "Artefacts Smuggled in Spaghetti" for the Art Newspaper. In June of that year:The other major group of works presented to the...Show More Summary
Wendy Katz, an art historian at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, got more than she bargained for while searching through the Library of Congress penny newspaper collection. In a 1942 edition of the New Era, she found a 15-line poem, "To Bryant, the Poet of Nature," signed W.W. Show More Summary
Cartoonist Feg Murray captured all of the Universal Frankenstein Monsters over the run of his Seein’ Stars newspaper feature. After Boris Karloff, Lon Chaney Jr. and Bela Lugosi, the part fell to character actor Glenn Strange whose craggy Mount Rushmore face and six-foot-five frame made him a Monster to reckon with. Show More Summary
A new bipartisan bill aims to sharpen the United States’ response to looting in Syria, Iraq, Afghanistan, and other countries impacted by war, political instability, or natural disaster, The Art Newspaper reported. New York Democratic...Show More Summary
We are at least a decade into panicked conversations about whether the U.S. newspaper industry can save itself — or evolve its way through our transformation to a digital culture. For a while, apathy, denial, and the inaction that comes with both were the worst reactions to this wakeup call. But over the past few...