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Delaware Art Museum Blacklisted by the American Alliance of Museums

by Corinna Kirsch on June 19, 2014
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Here’s how to make the American Alliance of Museums angry: Sell artwork from your museum to cover your debts. After William Holman Hunt’s “Isabella and the Pot of Basil” sold for $4.25 million at Christie’s in London, the AAM publicly revoked the museum’s membership and advised all other AAM members against working with them. In other words, they’ve been blacklisted.

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After Two Years Without a Chief Curator, MOCA Hires Helen Molesworth

by Corinna Kirsch on May 30, 2014
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Two years after MOCA Chief Curator Paul Schimmel left under questionable conditions, the museum’s board has finally found a replacement with Helen Molesworth.

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Why Art Doesn’t Pay

by Corinna Kirsch on April 1, 2014
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Artists pay, institutions don’t. Let’s discuss.

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GULF Protests Against the Guggenheim Continue, Joining Forces with NYU

by Corinna Kirsch on February 27, 2014
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GULF’s protest continued this week with a more subdued event outside of NYU, another institution undergoing scrutiny for its labor practices in Abu Dhabi.

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Art Museums Might Become More Diverse, Thanks to the Mellon Foundation

by Corinna Kirsch on January 6, 2014
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Are art museums far too white? Well, yes.

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Week Two: You Can Fly!

by Corinna Kirsch on November 12, 2013
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This week, get ready for some near-ready curatorial proposals that seem to be lacking just one thing—a space—and a list of fifteen exhibition titles.

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8 Museum Shows You Need to See This Fall

by Paddy Johnson on August 28, 2013
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This week at The L Magazine Paul D’Agostino and I calibrated our crystal balls for the fall, and came up with eight museum shows we’re sure are gonna be worth a view or two. Mike Kelley’s been a theme today, so I’m including our blurb for his retrospective at MoMA PS1 below.

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Five Jobs: Museum Edition

by Julia Wolkoff on August 16, 2013
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Last week AFC brought you Five Jobs: Gallery Edition. This week we go institutional with full and part-time positions in NYC museums. From retail to education to curation, museums offer a myriad of different opportunities and they usually come with health benefits. Good. Take your pick.

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