Have animal rights activists become one of art’s most ‘engaged’ audiences?

In further news: arts institutions cut ties with architect Richard Meier after harassment claims; Shenzhen Biennale removes curator Gary Xu Gang

The museum cited ‘creative differences’ for her departure but former colleagues suggest problematic management on her part

‘NRA Takes Lives’: the artist and his publishing outfit Badlands Unlimited have produced banners for students in the US protesting for gun reform

The artist says his Chicago sculpture Cloud Gate was appropriated for an NRA advertisement without permission; condemns gun violence

In further news: Marina Abramović working on an opera; director of Ghent museum suspended after show including suspected fakes

The photographer’s activist group PAIN staged a ‘die-in’ to protest the Sackler family’s controversial pharmaceutical links

An open letter in support of the soon to be ousted curator María Inés Rodríguez has been signed by more than 50 prominent art professionals

In further news: France moves to repatriate African artefacts; salvaged segment of London housing estate Robin Hood Gardens heads to Venice

Tate’s artist in residence Liv Wynter calls director Maria Balshaw’s comments on harassment a ‘slap in the face’

In other news: Tania Bruguera and Laurie Anderson bring political banners to Times Square; Polish artists protest country’s right-wing nationalism

In further news: criticism over Great Exhibition of the North’s BAE Systems partner; judge rules Charlottesville Confederate monuments be uncovered


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Fifty years on, Ellen Mara De Wachter retraces Robert Smithson’s journey to his home town of Passaic, New Jersey, in search of the monuments of his time

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‘A way for my subconscious to play’: With her show at Hauser & Wirth, London, Lorna Simpson talks life, work, and being an artist in these times

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