The Metropolitan Museum

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Artist Andrea Fraser’s 2016 in Museums, Money and Politics lifts the lid on US museum board members and political funding

BY Rafia Zakaria | 28 JUN 18

The Met’s Self-Styled ‘Museum Mammy’, Kimberly Drew reveals her top five

BY Kimberly Drew | 26 APR 18
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In further news: Gillian Ayres (1930-2018); Met appoints Max Hollein as director; Cannes announces official selection

13 APR 18
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In further news: Turner Prize-winning artist Jeremy Deller protests Facebook; Hepworth Sculpture Prize shortlist announced

23 MAR 18

What Nan Goldin’s protesting of the Sacklers’s complicity in the US opioid crisis tells us about self-deification and patronage

BY Rafia Zakaria | 13 MAR 18
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The photographer’s activist group PAIN staged a ‘die-in’ to protest the Sackler family’s controversial pharmaceutical links

12 MAR 18
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What to read this weekend: the symbolism of Korean landscape painting, the risks in curation’s activist mantle and politics as performance

09 FEB 18
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In further news: We Are Not Surprised collective calls for boycott of Artforum, accuses it of 'empty politics'; Frida Escobedo named for 2018 Serpentine Pavilion

09 FEB 18
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In further news: 2018 Taipei Biennial curated by Mali Wu and Francesco Manacorda; Pace opens second Hong Kong space; London’s Rokeby Gallery closes

12 JAN 18

The New York museum’s introduction of an admission charge shows us the problem with donor dependence and a hands-off government

BY Cody Delistraty | 08 JAN 18

Remembering the visionary ceramic artist whose aesthetic was that of a painter: ‘Everything she touched was edged with delight’

BY Glenn Adamson | 08 JAN 18
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In other news: Betty Woodman has died aged 87; Christoph Büchel calls for border wall prototypes to be classed as land art

05 JAN 18

Our culture is terrified of sexually-awakened girls – controlling the way we look at Thérèse Dreaming would erase an interior life

BY Lauren Elkin | 19 DEC 17
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In further news: MOCA Detroit suspends Jens Hoffmann after harassment allegations; Met refuses to remove ‘suggestive’ Balthus painting

08 DEC 17
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The Met’s Luke Syson talks at Frieze Masters about the display of artworks

12 NOV 17

The art of only the second living designer to be the focus of a solo show at New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art

BY Judith Clark | 29 APR 17
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The Tate is criticised for asking staff to contribute to a boat for Nicholas Serota; The Met may charge out-of-towners for entry

28 APR 17
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Hilton Als wins the Pulitzer Prize for Criticism; the Association of Hysteric Curators protests Carl Andre show

11 APR 17
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Gustav Metzger has died aged 90; director of the Met resigns

03 MAR 17
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Tracey Emin to fund scholarship for refugee students; the Met makes images of 375,000 public domain artworks freely available online

10 FEB 17