Activists Interrupt MoMA Opening Party, Urging Museum, Trustee to Cut Alleged Ties to Private Prisons

“For us, removing Fink from the board doesn’t get rid of mass incarceration,” one activist said. Read More

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In Open Letter, 220 Artists, Academics, Curators Denounce MoMA’s ‘Connections to Mass Incarceration,’ Call Out Trustee

Art Space Sanctuary, the activist group leading the campaign, is not demanding Fink’s resignation. Read More

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Georgia O’Keeffe, Jacob Lawrence, and More: How ARTnews Covered MoMA’s Defining Shows of the 1940s

See how critics also responded to the groundbreaking “Twenty Centuries of Mexican Modern Art.” Read More

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Wynn Kramarsky, Venturesome Drawings Collector and Arts Patron, Is Dead at 93

A life trustee at the Museum of Modern Art, he acquired thousands of works on paper, and focused on making them accessible to the pubic. Read More

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Wynn Kramarsky, Venturesome Drawings Collector and Arts Patron, Is Dead at 93

A life trustee at the Museum of Modern Art, he acquired thousands of works on paper, and focused on making them accessible to the pubic. Read More

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‘These Prisons Punish for Profit’: At MoMA Conference, Academics Call on Museum, Board Member to Divest From Private Prisons

Artists, academics, curators, and writers signed a statement targeting Larry Fink, the CEO of BlackRock, as well as the institution itself. Read More

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