Protestors Glued Their Hands to Italian Masterworks

Protestors Glued Their Hands to Italian Masterworks

Climate activists keep gluing themselves to artworks, and they’re not doing it out of any disrespect, but to force open a dialogue. Many of the original artists would probably have approved. In recent weeks, climate activists for Just Stop Oil and the Italian...
Louvre Scrubs Sackler Name From Its Walls

Louvre Scrubs Sackler Name From Its Walls

One of the most prominent names in art philanthropy, the Sackler family, will no longer be featured on the walls of the Louvre museum in Paris. On July 1, more than a dozen protesters gathered outside the Louvre and unfurled a large banner that read, “Take down the...
People Are Protesting Renoir

People Are Protesting Renoir

In strange but also-kind-of-funny art news, a group of people gathered outside of the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston last week to protest French impressionist painter Renoir. The group’s purpose was to project their hatred of Renoir’s work, holding signs that said “God...
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