As the Museum of Modern Art enters the final stage of its $400 million (£308,470,000) renovation, it was announced this week that the museum will completely close from 15th June to 21st October 2019. Continue reading
In contrast to the recently reported ownership tussle over a Van Gogh, the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) announced on Monday (16th November) that it would be returning a painting in its collection to its rightful, Jewish owners.
The announcement represented the culmination of a detailed, decade-long investigation into the provenance of the painting by German Expressionist Ernst Ludwig Kirchner, which entered MoMA’s collection in 1949 as “Dunes at Fehmarn” (1912). Continue reading