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The ARTnews Guide to the Ashcan School, a Purely American Art Movement – ARTnews.com

There was a time when Election Day—raucous, electrifying, a cause for hopeful celebration—turned metropolitan cities like New York upside-down. These days, most of us vote in elementary schools badly in need of fresh paint and attended by sleep-deprived poll workers. In contrast, Election Night (1907), by Ashcan School painter John Sloan (1871–1951), shows us just how exciting casting a vote and waiting for results ...

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ARTnews Guide On What To Do & See – ARTnews.com

Old Atlanta is gone. And those of us who “flew here” rather than “grew here” missed something wild and glorious. Old timers tell tales of the Gambino-funded Gold Club, RuPaul dancing on his go-go milk crate at Weekends disco, a small group of Atlanta University Center students organizing a picnic in 1983 that birthed the cultural and musical revolution that was Freaknik. There was ...

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A local’s guide to Udine, Italy: modern art and film in an ancient former capital | Italy holidays

FoodWe are spoilt for eating out in Udine. Prices are reasonable, and Friulano cuisine is totally delicious. Don’t miss Al Vecchio Stallo, where I love the contrast of the two grizzled owners cracking jokes and speaking only Friulano with the cooks, who are two bubbly West African women well-versed in local cuisine. The food is totally traditional – frico (fried cheese), salami cooked with ...

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A Step-by-Step Guide to How Russian Oligarch Art Collectors Are Evading Sanctions + 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 this Wednesday, March 23. NEED TO READ Superyachts Are the New Private Art Gallery – In an extremely niche form of service journalism, Robb Report explores how the ultra-rich can safely store and display their Basksys and Basquiats ...

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The insider’s guide to NFTs — will they revolutionise art and music? | News

At Sotheby’s in London they’re preparing for the Arts of the Islamic World and India sale. The galleries will soon be lined with manuscripts and paintings spanning 1,200 years — from rare Iznik pottery to richly ornamented silver — to go under the hammer next week. It has always been this way at the 277-year-old auction house — but there’s revolution in the air.Upstairs ...

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