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South Korea to build new museum to house Samsung collection

On July 7, South Korea’s Culture, Sports and Tourism Minister Hwang Hee announced the establishment of a new museum to house the art collection of former Samsung Group chairman Lee Kun- hee. Lee’s heirs donated the multibillion-dollar collection – which includes 23,181 works of art and cultural objects by artists …

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David Zwirner to represent Katherine Bernhardt

Katherine Bernhardt, Grandmaster Flash, 2021; Katherine Bernhardt. Photo: Dina Litovsky; Katherine Bernhardt, McDonald’s + Supreme, 2020 (detail). Both works © Katherine Bernhardt July 2, 2021 – David Zwirner is pleased to announce the representation of American artist Katherine Bernhardt in partnership with Canada. David Zwirner will present an exhibition of …

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New York’s oldest museum expands

New York’s oldest museum gets a facelift. The New-York Historical Society will add more than 70,000 square feet to its building, including space for the American LGBTQ + Museum, the city’s first museum dedicated to LGBTQ history and culture. (The Leslie-Lohman Museum of Art in SoHo focuses solely on art …

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11 weird and interesting museums in Nebraska

Clowns, roller skates, Bigfoot and a MASH POTATOES exhibit: From the bizarre to the historic, the museums of Nebraska offer a different take on the Americana. From Johnny Carson’s hometown to the American baseball pastime, here’s a look at 11 insanely special museums across Cornhusker State. Tim trudell 1. Bone …

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