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Crude, obscene and extraordinary: Jean Dubuffet’s war against good taste

The Observer 03 May 2021
Which great artist of the 20th century has been most influential on the 21st? Neither Picasso nor Matisse, as they have no heirs. And not Marcel Duchamp, however much we genuflect before his urinal ... When the Pompidou Centre in Paris opened in 1977, it was full of his later works, including an installation that resembled a cave of polystyrene ... .
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Pinault's Bourse de Commerce plans to finally launch on 22 May as Macron gives French ...

The Art Newspaper 30 Apr 2021
Museums and cultural venues in France can reopen from 19 May, French President Emmanuel Macron announced yesterday ... A spokesman for the Musée d’Orsay says ... Other museums, such as the Centre Pompidou, the Musée du Louvre and the Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, are scrambling to make reopening plans and are yet to confirm their dates ... .
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An Unauthorized Banksy Exhibition is Coming to New York This August

New York Observer 27 Apr 2021
Earlier this year, his tag of a hula-hooping girl was removed from its spot on a building in Nottingham, England and sold to an English gallerist, and in France, his sketch of a rat was notoriously carved out of a sign for the Centre Pompidou’s parking lot by the thieves who made away with it ... .
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28 of the world's most famous skyscrapers: from Dubai's Burj Khalifa to New York's Empire State Building

The National 25 Apr 2021
Bahrain World Trade Centre, Manama, Bahrain ... Kingdom Centre Tower, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia ... Shanghai World Financial Centre, Shanghai, China ... It was designed by Italian architect Renzo Piano, who's also behind the Centre Pompidou in Paris, and took three years to build, costing in the vicinity of £1.2bn ($1.6bn) ... Bahrain World Trade Centre.
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29 of the world's most famous skyscrapers: from Dubai's Burj Khalifa to New York's Empire State Building

The National 25 Apr 2021
Bahrain World Trade Centre, Manama, Bahrain ... Kingdom Centre Tower, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia ... Shanghai World Financial Centre, Shanghai, China ... It was designed by Italian architect Renzo Piano, who's also behind the Centre Pompidou in Paris, and took three years to build, costing in the vicinity of £1.2bn ($1.6bn) ... Bahrain World Trade Centre.
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From a 19th-century table that inspired a lament to the work of a modern craftsman

The Irish Times 24 Apr 2021
Both were designed by Cork men but created almost 150 years apart ... Today his curvaceous ribbon-like shapes, created from ash at his studio in Kinsale, are held in many institutions and private collections worldwide, including a family chapel in Verona, the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York and Centre Pompidou in Paris ... Cardinal Newman ... .
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Why culture is key to Hong Kong’s future as a world city

The Art Newspaper 22 Apr 2021
The Centre Pompidou in Paris, Tate Modern in London and MoMA in New York, to name just a few leading museums of comparable scale, have well demonstrated how cultural venues can transform and improve their immediate surroundings and the city at large.
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Acquisitions round-up: two US museums co-purchase portrait of Breonna Taylor—and artist Amy Sherald gives proceeds ...

The Art Newspaper 14 Apr 2021
Centre Pompidou, Paris. The Centre Pompidou in Paris has acquired a major collection of Ukrainian art in a donation coordinated by the Ukrainian Club of Contemporary Art Collectors and the exiled Russian art impresario Marat Guelman ... In 2016 the Pompidou exhibited more than 250 ...
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Menart: New art fair focusing on Middle Eastern and North African works to open in Paris in May

The National 14 Apr 2021
Menart, an art fair devoted to Middle East and North African works, is launching next month in Paris ... Read More ... Lebanon is the most represented, with Saleh Barakat Gallery, Galerie Tanit and others, while a number of other French organisations will also take part, including groups from Palais de Tokyo and Centre Pompidou.
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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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