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Fumio Nanjo in 2007.

Director of Mori Art Museum to retire

Art news daily: 19 September

19 Sep 2019

Getty Trust announces $100m world heritage programme

Art news daily: 18 September

18 Sep 2019
Stephen Deuchar.

Stephen Deuchar to step down as director of Art Fund

Art news daily: 17 September

17 Sep 2019
AMERICA (2016), Maurizio Cattelan.

Maurizio Cattelan sculpture stolen from Blenheim Palace

Art news daily: 16 September

16 Sep 2019
Pauline Curnier Jardin, winner of the Preis der Nationalgalerie 2019.
Helen Whately MP
One Stamford Forum, Connecticut, containing the headquarters of Purdue Pharma.

Sackler family reportedly ready to give up ownership of Purdue Pharma

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11 Sep 2019
Robert Frank (1924–2019), photographed in 2014.

Robert Frank (1924–2019)

Art news daily: 10 September

10 Sep 2019
Francisco Toledo, photographed in 2015.

Francisco Toledo (1940–2019)

Art news daily: 9 September

9 Sep 2019
Sotheby's, New York, in June 2004. Photo: Stephen Chernin/Getty Images

Sotheby’s shareholders approve sale to Patrick Drahi

Art news daily: 6 September

6 Sep 2019

UK government to increase DCMS funding by 4.1 per cent

Art news daily: 5 September

5 Sep 2019
St Clare Rescuing the Shipwrecked (1455), Giovanni di Paolo di Grazia.
Main view of the Palestinian Museum in Birzeit, including its agricultural terraces.
Making the Modern World Gallery at Science Museum, London

Science Museum workers go on strike over low pay

Art news daily: 30 August

30 Aug 2019
Nan Goldin at a P.A.I.N. protest in front of the Louvre in July 2019.
Coins from the 2,528-strong Chew Valley hoard, found in January. Image: British Museum
Eliseo Mattiacci with an installation of his Roma sculptures at the Palazzo Mazzancolli, Italy, in 1982.

Eliseo Mattiacci (1940–2019)

Art news daily: 27 August

27 Aug 2019
The ArcelorMittal Orbit Sculpture and the Olympic Stadium in 2012.
Udo Kittelmann.

City of London introduces tougher rules for skyscrapers

Art news daily: 21 August

21 Aug 2019
Nora Burnett Abrams.

MCA Denver appoints Nora Burnett Abrams as director

Art news daily: 20 August

20 Aug 2019
Installation view from ‘China’s First Emperor and the Terracotta Warriors’ at the World Museum, Liverpool (9 February–28 October).
Two illegally smuggled antiquities are returned to India at India House in London.