The Met Appoints Ernest Hemingway’s Grandson to Head Its Greek and Roman Art Department Amid a Staffing Overhaul

Max Hollein has also filled the museum’s top digital position and the head of European sculpture and decorative arts post, both long vacant.

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Karl Lagerfeld, the ‘Kaiser’ of Fashion Who Was Also a Talented Photographer, Has Died at 85

A living legend in the world of fashion, he was an accomplished artist who continuously brought the two worlds closer together.

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Here Is a Big List of All the Artists We Could Confirm Are Left-Handed, From Michelangelo to Kerry James Marshall

Enjoy these pictures and film clips of artists using their dominant left hand.

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Our Guide to 15 of the Top Celebrity Art Collectors (and the Art They Love), From Leonardo DiCaprio to Barbra Streisand

From the fashionable to the obscure, celeb tastes have had a major effect in galleries and at museums.

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Foundations Founded by US Artists Are Now Worth More Than $7 Billion, Making Them a Formidable Philanthropic Force

These foundations’ assets rose a hefty 120 percent between 2011 and 2015, according to new research.

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‘Bob Was Extraordinarily Kind to Me’: The Art World Pays Tribute to Robert Ryman, Late Master of Minimalist Painting

A bevy of Ryman’s old friends, former colleagues, and fellow artists reflect on his illustrious career.

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