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The largest exhibition ever dedicated to Vivian Maier, the secretive nanny who photographed people in the streets of Chicago, is due to open next year at the @museeluxembourg 

As museums face drastic financial shortfalls amid the pandemic, the Museu de Arte de São Paulo Assis Chateaubriand is attempting to get ahead of the potential challenges of the year ahead by restructuring their programming

If you happen to find yourself in South Florida for Miami Art Week, here are our picks of the must-see outdoor shows and artworks

James Demetrion, the longest serving director of the @hirshhorn  has died, aged 90. The jovial leader “left a great legacy for the millions of museum visitors who continue to enjoy the artworks he acquired”, says director Melissa Chiu

Artists tackling contentious issues in China have found an unlikely home in the form of foreign diplomatic services

"We have repeatedly asked Christoph Büchel and his gallery @HauserWirth , to respect the commitment the artist made to return [the boat] to its owner," @la_Biennale  said in a statement

In an effort to draw global attention to Nigeria’s #ENDSARS  movement, visual artists across the country have created protest art at an unprecedented rate

New exhibition—organised by @DohaFilm —has been able to go ahead in real life because Qatar's Covid-19 cases are low

A nearly eight-mile long “mural” believed to have been painted during the Ice Age has been discovered in rock shelters in the Amazon rainforest


South Korea’s best-selling boyband, BTS, has launched a series of five major public art projects @SerpentineUK  @BTS_twt  #CONNECT_BTS 

Korean boyband BTS has launched a series of five major public art projects, with one on show at London's Serpentine Galleries@bts_bighit  @BTS_twt  @SerpentineUK 

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The curator of the global public art collaboration #ConnectBTS  suggests that new definitions of art are required to democratise it @BTS_twt  @bts_bighit 

Antony Gormley has produced a towering work that aims to evoke “the phenomena of human connection” during a time of political and ideological odds between humans @BTS_twt 

A mysterious object resembling the plank sculptures of the late artist John McCracken has been discovered in a remote area of the Utah desert

Hong Kong artists based in Europe are launching an online art platform to mark the first anniversary of pro-democracy protests and raise awareness among the arts community of the looming national security law imposed by Beijing