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SOM designs John Deere’s first urban hub

After spending virtually 200 years inventing and innovating, John Deere has earned its place as a family title. The corporate has robust associations with rural America, notably within the Midwest, however its technology-forward strategy to business and enterprise extends past…

Historic Philadelphia Art School Axes Degree Programs

The Pennsylvania Academy of the High quality Arts entrance, that includes Claes Oldenburg’s “Paint Torch” (2011) (picture Hrag Vartanian/Hyperallergic) The Pennsylvania Academy of the High quality Arts (PAFA), the oldest artwork faculty in the USA, will probably be shuttering its…

Buffalo AKG Art Museum Employees Set to Vote on Unionizing – ARTnews.com

Staff of the Buffalo AKG Art Museum are set to vote later this month on whether or not to affix AKG Employees United, the Buffalo Information reported Thursday.  71 staff throughout the customer expertise, amenities, and meals providers departments will…

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‘Wokery’, ‘safe word’ and ‘forever chemical’ added to the Oxford English Dictionary | Books

“Wokery”, “secure phrase”, “endlessly chemical” and “swear field” have all been added to the Oxford English Dictionary in its newest replace. The OED is up to date quarterly with new phrases, senses and revisions to entries, to mirror modifications in…

US museum under fire for cancelling Palestinian artist’s retrospective

A US museum’s choice to cancel a Palestinian artist’s retrospective, amid tensions over the continuing Israel-Hamas war, has sparked controversy and requires the present to go on. A petition urging Indiana College at Bloomington’s Eskenazi Museum of Artwork (EMA) to…

Gehry Partners references icebergs for Warner Bros. headquarters

Architect: Gehry CompanionsLocation: Burbank, CaliforniaCompletion Date: 2023 To coincide with Warner Bros. Entertainment’s transition into its second century of operation, after its centennial in 2023, Gehry Partners has accomplished an 870,000-square-foot office complex in Burbank, California dubbed “The Second Century…

Epstein Files Reveal Underage Sex Allegation Against Arts Patron Les Wexner

Newly unsealed courtroom recordsdata from alleged abuse survivor Virginia Giuffre’s settled litigation with Ghislane Maxwell, Jeffrey Epstein’s long-time pal and assistant, reveal extra detailed accusations in opposition to billionaire Les (Leslie) Wexner. Although Wexner’s relationship with Epstein is well-known, the…

Chicago’s Field Museums Covers Display in Response to New NAGPRA Regulations – ARTnews.com

Chicago’s Discipline Museum has lined shows of cultural artifacts linked to Native tribes following a change in federal rules issued final month that requires museums to achieve consent from tribal leaders earlier than showcasing objects held of their collections which…

AMERICAN THEATRE | TDF’s Deeksha Gaur: If You Build the Audience, They Will Come

Deeksha Gaur. (Photograph by Jacquelyne Pierson) I consider Theatre Development Fund (TDF) as a kind of cousin of Theatre Communications Group (TCG), and never solely as a result of we’re headquartered in the identical constructing in midtown Manhattan, and never…

In Arles, Lee Ufan, ‘the ping-pong ball’, finds a lasting home

There’s a secret house deep within the foundations of Lee Ufan Arles, a everlasting gallery not too long ago opened by the Korean-born artist within the historic coronary heart of the Provençal metropolis. Right here reside two of Lee’s signature…