The National Museumof Oslo just got a pleasant surprise. For 80 years, a Peter Paul Rubens oil sketch has hung on its walls without anyone knowing it -- it was, until now, attributed to an “unknown Flemish artist.”
The Berlin Biennale, founded by MoMA PS1 director Klaus Biesenbach in 1996 when he headed the Berlin Kunst-Werke, is going radical this year with the appointment of activist Russian art collective Voina as co-curators, along with Laura Palmer Foundation director Joanna Warsza, for the seventh edition of the exhibition, Apr. 27-July 1, 2012.
It’s not news that the fashion world just loves Art Basel Miami Beach, Dec. 1-4, 2011, including most recently French couture house Christian Dior, which has drafted German glam artist Anselm Reyle to design an accessories collection.