The election came after months of debate over whether complaints over the workplace environment at the museum could be addressed through top-down reforms, instead of collective bargaining.
An Austrian man has apologized for the damage he caused to a Canova sculpture, saying he didn’t realize he had crunched the foot of the plaster Pauline Bonaparte.
Even before it opened in 2014, the museum was dogged by controversy. Now, after discrimination accusations, it has been rebuked.
An international effort to update the definition of what museums are has been met with resignations and political intrigue.
The library, in Springfield, Ill., said Black community leaders who previewed it feared parts of the traveling exhibition, created 15 years ago, were outdated and lacked context.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art told its staff that it was laying off 79 employees and announced 181 furloughs and 93 voluntary retirements.
“Drawing was a way for me to see that I was still there,” says the author, who refuses to be defined by an assault. A new mural in San Francisco is her museum debut.
The director of the Seattle Children’s Museum faced a strike and an internal inquiry after she edited staff postings, citing fund-raising and other concerns.
The pandemic has inspired a flurry of new and novel items — and given ordinary ones new meanings.
The museum said it is planning to reopen on Sept. 9, pending permission from state and city officials.
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Plans for a museum devoted to the history and contributions of Latinos in the United States began forming in the 2000s, but legislation had not gained traction in Congress until now.
The move follows the suspension of an exhibition of the artist’s works at a Montreal museum earlier this month after several women accused him of sexual misconduct on Instagram.
The new additions are from the series that is on display on the museum’s Fifth Avenue facade.
The Philadelphia museum, which reopens on July 28, plans to relocate parts of the collection to storage from a private classroom.
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A string of adventurous curators made a quasi-religious institution a leading arbiter of mid-20th-century American art.
In an age of uncertainty, the mysterious, highly imaginative work of the sculptor Marguerite Humeau embodies the precariousness of contemporary life, with an eye to the distant past.
The senior curator resigned amid anger among staff that boiled over when he used the term “reverse discrimination” — and now the museum is trying to address additional staff complaints.
The government of Quebec is reviewing the termination of Nathalie Bondil, who led the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts for many years, because of a dispute over why she was let go.