These major works of contemporary art were first seen or shown this year.
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All-Female "Patronnes" Circle Emerges at Centre Pompidou-Metz
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Radical changes are afoot.
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These highbrow confections are almost good enough to hang on your wall.
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Striking sculptural forms set in lush landscapes.
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For one thing, the actor had to spend two years learning to paint.
Water music fills the great hall.
But you'll have to move to China first.
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$4 million in funding has been privately raised.
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Go ahead, flatter yourself.
It had been buried in a landfill by Atari in 1983.