Falomir joined the #Prado in 1997 as the head of the department for pre-1700 Italian and French paintings and has organised major exhibitions on Titian, Tintoretto, Renaissance portraiture and Raphael. Museo Nacional del Prado
As the National Endowment for the Arts faces an uncertain future, arts groups are bracing for the loss of federal grants that support hundreds of exhibitions, performances, residencies and local arts councils each year. #Trump
On the road with Culturunners: "I documented the stars I found and interviewed local people associated with them. I wanted to understand what the star meant to them, and act as a bridge between cultures."
Details of some of the artists’ projects have already been revealed. They include an underwater bridge by the Turkish artist Ayse Erkmen, a mobile phone work by Bunte, and a dance performance in the Hall of Peace by the Romanian artist Alexandra Pirici.
LD50 gallery maintains that “the role of art is to provide a vehicle for the free exploration of ideas, even and perhaps especially where these are challenging, controversial or indeed distasteful”. #altright
“#Germany must do everything to clarify the personal fates of persecuted people like Elsa Cohen, who saw themselves forced into selling artworks at that time, and return them to the heirs with no ifs or buts.” #Restitution #Pissarro #Menzel #Gurlitt
“At the end of the day, Moore was a humanitarian. His work was all about finding a way for #Modernism to speak to the issues of mankind and humanity.” San Diego Museum of Art #HenryMoore #refugees #conservation