Tag: Damaging

Climate Change Is Damaging Prehistoric Rock Art—and More Art News – ARTnews.com

To receive Morning Links in your inbox every weekday, sign up for our Breakfast with ARTnews newsletter.  The Headlines TOP MARKS. At Sotheby’s modern art sale in New York last night, a 1949 Frida Kahlo self-portrait went for $34.9 million, a record for a Kahlo at auction—as well as a record for a work by any Latin American artist on the block. The previous record holder? That would be none other than the artist’s husband, Diego ...

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More Than 130 Royal College of Art Students Accuse the School of Losing or Damaging Their Work During Lockdown

Dozens of current and former graduate students from the Royal College of Art (RCA) in London are threatening to sue the school after it allegedly threw away or damaged several years’—and thousands of dollars’—worth of work and art supplies during the lockdown.   In the fall of last year, students returned to campus to find their studios cleared and their belongings missing or scattered in ...

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