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New art fair in France to showcase MENA artists

Arab News 09 Apr 2021
DUBAI ... MENART Fair will feature works from 22 galleries hailing from 13 different countries ... Baya Mahieddine (Algeria), Les musiciennes, 1988, Gouache and watercolor on paper, 73 x 98. (Supplied) ... The fair will also, d’Hauteville says, welcome groups from notable museums including the Palais de Tokyo, Centre Pompidou and Musée d’Art Moderne de Paris.
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Illustrious Romanian Sculptor’s Heir Faces Challenge Over Copyright ‘Censorship’

Balkan Insight 06 Apr 2021
Copyright over the works of the great Romanian-born sculptor Constantin Brancusi (1876-1957) is at the centre of a bitter controversy in ... Visitors attend an exhibit on Romanian artist Constantin Brancusi (1876-1957) at the Centre Pompidou in Malaga, southern Spain, 20 March 2018.
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Paris art gallery searches for its Madame Pompidou

The Times/The Sunday Times 02 Apr 2021
The Pompidou Centre museum of modern art in Paris is looking for a woman to lead it through a period of turbulence caused by its planned closure for renovation.
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Centre Pompidou plans to show 120,000 works 'as much as possible' around France during three-year closure

The Art Newspaper 01 Apr 2021
France’s culture ministry has decided to close the Centre Pompidou entirely from the end of 2023 to the end of 2026 for building renovations costing an estimated €200m ... The Centre Pompidou-Metz, the Shigeru Ban-designed outpost in northeastern France, will become a “major venue” during this time.
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Museum and gallery visits down 77 percent

China Daily 31 Mar 2021
  ... The Louvre was helped in large part by its once-in-a-lifetime Leonardo exhibition, which closed in February ... The French capital's three major art museums - the Louvre, Centre Pompidou and Musee d'Orsay - saw a combined 73 percent drop in attendance, down to 4.5 million from 16.5 million in 2019 ... .
photo: AP / Alastair Grant
Chinese artist Ai Weiwei poses for the media with cast iron work entitled 'Martin 2019' at an art gallery in London, Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2019.
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Ai Weiwei ‘proud’ of Tiamanmen finger-photo kerfuffle

Asiatimes 31 Mar 2021
When dissident Chinese artist Ai Weiwei secretly snapped a picture of himself showing a middle finger in Beijing’s Tiananmen Square, he knew it was provocative ...Fast changing world’ ... The museum’s online catalogue lists 249 works by Ai Weiwei alone ... ‘Proud’ ... He singled out recent collaborations by France’s Centre Pompidou and Britain’s Tate Modern ... ....
photo: Creative Commons / antomoro
Sursock Museum, Beirut, Lebanon
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France gives €500,000 towards reconstruction of Beirut's blast-hit Sursock Museum

The Art Newspaper 30 Mar 2021
The Centre Pompidou in Paris is undertaking the restoration of a torn portrait of Nicolas Sursock by Kees van Dongen—one of 57 works in the museum collection that were damaged by the explosion—while the construction multinational Saint-Gobain is donating the glass needed for the windows and other building materials ... Rowina Bou-Harb ... .
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Art Dubai: What it's like to attend one of the world's first in-person art fairs in 2021

The National 30 Mar 2021
Its booth features works by Sudanese artist Salah Elmur, whose retrospective was shown at Sharjah Art Museum in 2018 and whose paintings have been recently been acquired by Centre Pompidou, and artist Egyptian artist Souad Abdlrassoul.
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Visitor Figures 2020: top 100 art museums revealed as attendance drops by 77% worldwide

The Art Newspaper 30 Mar 2021
But there was nothing ordinary about 2020 and the widespread devastation caused by the global Covid-19 pandemic ... overall museum visitor figures ... European crises ... The French capital’s three major art museums—the Louvre, Centre Pompidou and Musée d’Orsay—saw a 73% drop in attendance overall, down to 4.5 million from 16.5 million in 2019 ... David St George.
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France's Musee d'Orsay adds Giscard d'Estaing to name

Urdu Point 29 Mar 2021
It was Georges Pompidou (1969-1974) who saved the station on the banks of the Seine from demolition by giving it heritage status and outlining plans for a museum ... France is fond of naming its institutions after past presidents. the Centre Pompidou is France's foremost modern art museum, while the National library is dedicated to Mitterrand ... ....
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Birthday Beuys: Stuttgart kicks off Joseph Beuys centenary events and exhibitions

The Art Newspaper 24 Mar 2021
One of the first, Joseph Beuys. the Space Curator, is scheduled to open this month at the Staatsgalerie in Stuttgart, provided the region’s lockdown has ended ... One of the works in the exhibition will be a 4m-long drawing on parchment of a fat stain made by one of Beuys’s installations at the Pompidou Centre in Paris ... • Joseph Beuys ... .
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From Picasso to Chagall, Louvre Abu Dhabi to display 20th century avant-garde work

Arab News 21 Mar 2021
DUBAI. The Louvre Abu Dhabi is set to display a surrealist oil painting by renowned Russian-French artist Marc Chagall, as well as works by Pablo Picasso ... “Between Darkness and Night,” Marc Chagall. Supplied ... “Algerian Woman” by Henri Matisse. Supplied ... The museum has also secured 18 new loans from Paris’s Centre Pompidou ... ....
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MarcChagall masterpiece 'Between Darkness and Night' among Louvre Abu Dhabi’s latest acquisitions

The National 21 Mar 2021
In the corner, a strange figure holds a child in an embrace ... Read More. Noor Riyadh ... The museum has also secured 18 new loans from Paris's Centre Pompidou, including Henri Matisse’s L’Algerienne (Algerian Woman), a portrait from 1901 and Raymond Duchamp-Villon’s Le Grand Cheval (The Large Horse), an abstract bronze sculpture from 1914.
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