Tag: ramps

Sara Hendren’s Ramps for Disability Dance – ARTnews.com

Sara Hendren is an artist, researcher, and writer who explores how the built world affects the lived experience of disability. Her work has included collaborative public art pieces and design projects, including the creation of a lectern for people of short stature, a navigational cane that plays music, and a series of ramps for the disabled dancer and choreographer Alice Sheppard. She has researched ...

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Status of $4.8m Modigliani painting challenged as legal battle over artist’s catalogues raisonnés ramps up

Marc Restellini claims that Beatrice Hastings Seated (1915) underwent modifications that first appeared in Ambrogio Ceroni’s 1958 catalogue raisonné access rights from Keith Corrigan/Alamy Stock Photo A legal battle between the French scholar Marc Restellini and the Wildenstein Plattner Institute (WPI) has once again laid bare the bitter rivalries in the lucrative field of Amedeo Modigliani attribution and the reputations at stake. Restellini’s motive ...

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Investigation ramps up into African art stashed in tax-payer funded shed in Harris County

HOUSTON – Law enforcement officials are ramping up their investigation into a stash of African artwork that is being stored on the Harris County taxpayers’ dime. “Who has the keys to all this,” KPRC 2 asked Harris County Precinct 1 Commissioner Rodney Ellis’s team earlier this year. The shed is in Ellis’ precinct but he wasn’t talking.“The buck stops with you, sir? What do ...

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