Art Industry News: A Warhol Painting Is Now Being Sold in the First-Ever Blockchain Art Auction + More Must-Read Stories

Plus, the Whiney Museum will be open seven days a week in July and August and ArtPrize is becoming a biannual event.

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What’s a Land Artist to Do When His Living Sculpture Starts Dying? David Nash Comes to Terms With the End of ‘Ash Dome’

The British sculptor is resigned to the fact that his circle of ash trees will not outlive him because of a deadly fungus.

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Gagosian Fires Back, Moving to Dismiss Lawsuits by Two Disgruntled Jeff Koons Collectors

The gallery claims it was transparent about potential delays and tried to accommodate alternate payment plans.

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Don’t Tell Killmonger, but the Smithsonian’s African American Museum Is Going to Show Black Panther’s Vibranium Suit

The prop Panther costume will be seen alongside the institution’s first-ever film festival in October.

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Can Calcio Storico, an Ultraviolent Ancient Italian Sport, Help Heal Our Political Divides? Artist Shaun Leonardo Thinks So

In a new performance debuting at the Guggenheim, Shaun Leonardo mines ancient Italian athletics to inform a body-language-only debate.

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Did Coca-Cola Turn Warhol Into a Pop Artist? A New Whitney Show Looks at the Artist’s Early and Lesser-Known Works

Whitney curator Donna De Salvo says the show will include surprises and challenge perceptions of the artist.

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Art Industry News: Where Are the Great Black Art Dealers? Here They Are + More Must-Read Stories

Plus, Namibia calls on Germany to repatriate cultural artifacts and Ai Weiwei auctions off art on eBay to benefit refugee organizations.

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‘Art Can Be as Effective as Surveillance Cameras’: Why an Italian Fashion Capital Is Commissioning Artists to Relieve Racial Tensions

The city of Prato has invited artists including Rainer Ganahl and Yoko Ono to help bridge the sociocultural divide between its Chinese and Italian populations.

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‘I Am Really the Guardian of the Temple’: Vacheron Constantin’s Christian Selmoni on Shepherding the Watchmaker’s Timeless Heritage

A veteran of the business, Selmoni reveals what makes the historic company tick.

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