Researchers Have Discovered That the Ancient Egyptians Somehow Developed a Complex Yellow Paint Also Used by Vermeer

How artisans in the 5th century BC got their hands on it remains a mystery

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A New Sims-Like Video Game Challenges You to Build, Staff, and Run Your Very Own Museum

The game, which will be released next year, tasks players with building and curating their own institutions.  

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Wet Paint: Jeff Koons Goes Missing in Manhattan, Gagosian Sells Many $10 Million Mardens, & More Juicy Art-World Gossip

Which tony gallery is trying out younger artists? Which dealer sold almost $90 million in art last week? Read on for answers.

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Seven Global Art-World Insiders Tell Us What They’ll Be Doing, Seeing, Reading, and Eating This Holiday Season

Curators, gallerists, and other insiders share their plans for recharging over the holiday break.

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What Is Pace Planning for Its Hotly Anticipated ‘Live’ Division? The Inaugural Program Includes a Celebration of Black Creativity

Yto Barrada will screen films and cook, and Torkwase Dyson will collaborate with the likes of Arthur Jafa.

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‘It Was a Sort of Therapy for Me’: Prix Pictet Winner Joana Choumali on the Series That Landed Her Europe’s Biggest Photography Award

Choumali is the first African winner of the prestigious prize.

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The Most Important Artists Are Also Activists—Plus 3 Other Takeaways From Art Review’s Latest Power 100 List

Glenn Lowry tops the annual survey, but anti-establishment movers and shakers are the real winners.

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Paintings by Van Dyck and Delacroix Are Among a Trove of Almost 400 Works Heading to the Met From a Late Trustee

“The Met would not be what it is today without Jayne and Charles Wrightsman,” said the museum’s director, Max Hollein.

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A British Court Just Froze the Assets of Inigo Philbrick, a Dealer Accused of Holding $14 Million Worth of Art Hostage

The request came from German financial company FAP, which is suing Philbrick in the US.

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