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The Louvre Has Reunited Emperor Constantine’s Long-Lost Giant Finger With the Rest of His Body + Other Stories

Art Industry News is a daily digest of the most consequential developments coming out of the art world and art market. Here’s what you need to know on this Friday, April 30. NEED-TO-READ Amsterdam’s Hermitage Is at Risk of Closing – The Hermitage Amsterdam has been devastated by lockdown measures and may not survive the fallout. It has already laid off 25 percent of ...

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David Hammons’s Body Prints Are Visceral Riffs on Black Living – ARTnews.com

“David Hammons: Body Prints, 1968–1979” began with the artist at work. The entrance to the exhibition at the Drawing Center was lined with photographs of Hammons, taken by Bruce W. Talamon in 1974 and 1977, at the studios in South Los Angeles where Hammons started his career. In the photographs that document his singular printmaking process, Hammons is shirtless and slicked with margarine, crouching ...

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“Revenge Body” by Emma Stern at Carl Kostyál Gallery, London – StreetArtNews

Carl Kostyál London is proud to present Revenge Body, Emma Stern’s first solo show with the gallery. The exhibition is open from 13th May to 12th June 2021.Borrowing from the visual vocabulary of online niche subcultures such as fursonas, fandom and 3D erotica, Stern plays with the quasi-pornographic representation of women in the virtual world, combining traditional painterly techniques such as monochromatic underpainting and ...

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Denise Gay Kills And Dump Body Of Boyfriend’s Son Martre Coles

An aspiring artist, Martre Coles’ imagination swirled with bold and colorful characters. But after his mother’s untimely death following hip surgery when he was just 16, his mind was filled with dark, depressive thoughts.  As Martre struggled with losing his mom, he also grappled with his father, Maurice Coles, quickly moving his girlfriend, Denise Gay, into their home in Henrico, Virginia, not far from Richmond. Exacerbating ...

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Belgian artist Wim Delvoye’s ‘human canvas’ piece inspired new body tattoo movie

Tim Steiner—the human canvas—was live-streamed from The Museum of Old and New Art (Mona) in Hobart, Tasmania courtesy Wim Delvoye Belgian artist Wim Delvoye’s human canvas work—an all-over body tattoo inked on the torso of former Zurich tattoo parlour owner Tim Steiner—has inspired a new blockbuster movie called The Man Who Sold His Skin. The film’s director, Kaouther Ben Hania of Tunisia, told Variety ...

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