A summary of what is happening around the world of art - just click on our selected links to get a quick overview of some international art trends.
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Art UK will eventually become the definitive database of UK’s publicly-owned collections
All of UK’s publicly owned art to go online - the largest UK public collection with works on paper from 3,000 museums and other art collections including the British Museum, the Victoria and Albert Museum and Tate.
Curators Resigning from the Selection Committee
俄羅斯行為藝術家Pyotr Pavlensky獲藝評人 Anna Tolstova 提名，角逐俄羅斯著名視覺藝術獎項The Innovatsiya Prize，主辦單位卻以「行為違法」為名拒絕提名，觸發多名顧問退出評審小組抗議，其中包括聖彼德堡冬宮博物館 (Hermitage Museum) 當代藝術部門主管 Dimitri Ozverkov。獲提名作品為Pavlensky去年11月進行的「威脅」行動，他在俄羅斯聯邦安全局總部門外縱火，希望引起公眾正視聯邦安全局採用恐怖手法執行職務。
Tate Modern appoints its first British and first female director
After the Swedish Lars Nittve, the Spanish Vicente Todoli, and the Belgian Chris Dercon, Tate Mordern chose a well known insider Frances Morris to become the fourth director.
The 15 Most Influential Art World Cities of 2015
The 20 Most Powerless People in the Art World: 2015 Edition
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Urban regenerators Assemble wins Turner prize
Collective Assemble that uses art and design to tackle urban dereliction becomes first non-artists to win Turner prize.
Two young curators Christopher Y. Lew and Mia Locks co-curate the upcoming Whitney Biennial in 2017
Two young curators Christopher Y. Lew and Mia Locks have been appointed to curate the upcoming Whitney Biennial in 2017. The Whitney Museum of American Art takes on an innovative and experimental approach to present a survey of the most recent developments in American art.
The 8th Asia Pacific Triennial of Contemporary Art (APT8), 21 November 2015 – 10 April 2016
With works by more than 80 emerging and established artists, performers and filmmakers from 25 countries, APT8 examines developments in the contemporary art throughout Asia and the Pacific, exploring how the human form can express cultural, social and political ideas in times of enormous change.