The museum leader had suggested he would retire after the expanded museum building opens in 2019. He will stay in his post for seven more years.
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On the 500th anniversary of the painter’s birth, our critic set himself a challenge: to see all of Tintoretto’s major works, spread around Venice at 23 locations.
The British botanist Anna Atkins published her evocative cyanotypes of algae and seaweed 175 years ago. Now, the New York Public Library is celebrating her innovation.
Quentin Bajac will leave the Museum of Modern Art to run the Jeu de Paume, France’s national photography museum.
At the Met Breuer, the crackpot exhibition “Everything Is Connected” reveals how artists have tracked, critiqued and sometimes embraced conspiracy theories.
Paula Cooper, a model of integrity in a market gone crackers, celebrates 50 years of art and activism with an exhibition featuring artists from its very first show.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art gives the blockbuster treatment to Armenia, the oldest Christian country in the world.
An idiosyncratic exhibition in northern Italy pairs the leading artist of Renaissance Venice with contemporary Germany’s master of the blur.
The proposed auction of the artist’s 1995 painting “Knowledge and Wonder,” held by the Chicago Public Library, is a dreadful idea.