Kyrgyzstan Censored a Feminist Art Show at the National Museum of Fine Arts. Now Its Director Has Resigned

The ministry of culture decried the nudity in the “scandalous” show.

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Kyrgyzstan Censored a Feminist Art Show at the National Museum of Fine Arts. Now Its Director Has Resigned

The ministry of culture decried the nudity in the “scandalous” show.

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Kyrgyzstan Censored a Feminist Art Show at the National Museum of Fine Arts. Now Its Director Has Resigned

The ministry of culture decried the nudity in the “scandalous” show.

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The Art Industry Is Grappling With How to Shrink Its Carbon Footprint. But Will Collectors Do Their Part?

The carbon cost of shipping works for short-term events is art’s dirty secret.

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The Texas Senate Just Formed a Committee to Decide If It Should Keep a Painting of Confederate President Jefferson Davis In Its Chambers

Skeptics think the gesture is meant to diffuse recent controversies rather than create change. 

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As Police Tear-Gassed Protesters Outside Its Doors, the Hong Kong Museum of Art Was Forced to Shut Down Its Grand Reopening

The museum is the latest among a string of art institutions to close during the unrest.

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A Key Impeachment Witness, Gordon Sondland Is Also a ‘Lover of Art.’ Here’s What We Know About His Multimillion-Dollar Art Collection

The diplomat and wealthy hotelier owns a collection valued at up to $25 million.

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