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5 Questions for Olumide Gallery

artnet Galleries Team
If you like street art, this new London venue is your jam.
Archaeologist Diego Garate with some of the cave paintings he helped discover in Spain's Atxurra cave. Courtesy of AFP/Getty Images.

See the 14,500-Year-Old Cave Paintings Discovered in Spain

Sarah Cascone
They are located nearly 1,000 feet inside the cave.

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art Accused of Pastry Plagiarism

Henri Neuendorf
Did the museum copy art cake ideas?
Yuri Pattison, sketch for Insights (crisis trolley) (working title), 2016. Courtesy the artist and mother's tankstation limited, Dublin.

Yuri Pattison Wins 2016 Frieze Artist Award

Sarah Cascone
The artist wants to track your data.

David Ebony's Top 10 New York Gallery Shows for May

David Ebony
Work by Carmen Herrera, Jessi Reaves, and Tracey Emin are on view.
The Colessium is currently under construction Photo: FILIPPO MONTEFORTE / Staff/ Getty Images

Bankrupt City of Rome Needs $500 Million for Historic Sites, Seeks Private Investors

Amah-Rose Abrams
The ancient city is in desperate need of restoration.
Acting Brazilian President Photo: Michel Temer EVARISTO SA/AFP/Getty Images

Brazilian Government Reinstates Culture Ministry in Political U-Turn

Amah-Rose Abrams
Nation-wide protests from the arts community had an impact.

Did Vincent van Gogh Predict the Ozone Hole?

Blake Gopnik
THE DAILY PIC: In 'Unfinished' at the Met, incompletion is a sign of calamity.
Maurizio Cattelan, Ali Subotnick, Massimiliano Gioni, Curatorial Team of the 4th Berlin Biennale. Photo: Shirana Shahbazi, 2006

A Brief History of the Berlin Biennale

Carol Civre
The Berlin Biennale has always reflected changes in the city.

Kids Break Delicate Glass Artwork at Shanghai Museum

Henri Neuendorf
The museum is publicly shaming the culprits.

JR Makes the Louvre's Pyramid Disappear in New Project

Sarah Cascone
It's a massive optical illusion.
Pablo Picasso Bust of a Woman (Marie Therese) (1931).

The Legal Feud Over 'Picasso Bust' Is Settled, but Who's the Mystery Owner?

Lorena Muñoz-Alonso
The details of the settlement remain confidential.

Jan van Eyck's Monument to the Unfinished

Blake Gopnik
THE DAILY PIC: At the Met, the painter provides a final image of the incomplete.
Manuel Alfredo Cossa, Balancing act (2013), Mozambique. Courtesy of Imago Mundi.

Editors' Picks: 6 Art Events to See in New York This Week

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Check out the East Village's latest pop-up.
Georgia O’Keeffe, Red and Green II (1916). Courtesy of the Panhandle–Plains Historical Museum.

Georgia O'Keeffe Wanted This Watercolor Destroyed—Here's Your Chance to See It

Sarah Cascone
The painting hasn't been publicly exhibited since 1958.
Lorenzo Benedetti. Photo via YouTube.

De Appel Board Resigns Over Firing of Director Lorenzo Benedetti

Brian Boucher
The highly unusual step follows months of drama.
Terence Koh.Photo: Courtesy of Patrick McMullan.

Diary of a Visit to the Mysterious Opening of Terence Koh's 'Bee Chapel'

Anthony Haden-Guest
The artist never appeared.

Tracey Emin, Jeremy Deller, and Anish Kapoor Take Stand Against 'Brexit'

Henri Neuendorf
The petition calls EU funding for artists 'vital'.

Artiquette: 7 Things Not To Do on a Studio Visit

Amanda Thomas
Please ask before you post their work all over social media.

At the Met Breuer, Titian Skins Art Alive

Blake Gopnik
THE DAILY PIC: The Met's 'Unfinished' is blurred, but Titian stays sharp.

The Best and Worst of the Art World This Week in One Minute

Henri Neuendorf
We bring you the good, the bad, and the ugly.
Zoe Buckman at the Museum of Arts and Design's The Garden of Earthly Delights Gala. Courtesy of Benjamin Lozovsky/BFA.
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Fall Into an Impressionist Painting at the New York Botanical Garden's Spring Show

Sarah Cascone
See what inspired the American Impressionists.
Sophia Hewson. Courtesy photographer Michelle Tran, Sophia Hewson.

Sophia Hewson Creates Controversial 'Rape Representation' Video for New Exhibition

Sarah Cascone
The artist says she arranged her own rape to fight the patriarchy.