Ruth Buchanan on How She Made Basel’s Kunstmuseum Come ‘Totally Alive’ –

Art has a long history of artists taking apart museums and reconstituting them anew. Chris Burden famously dug up the floor of the Museum of Contemporary Art Los Angeles, leaving its foundations—its physical ones and its metaphorical ones—exposed. Andy Warhol, Fred Wilson, and others have been invited to dive into permanent collections and exhibit works … Read more

Gianni Jetzer to Head Kunstmuseum St. Gallen—and More Art News –

To receive Morning Links in your inbox every weekday, sign up for our Breakfast with ARTnews newsletter. The Headlines THE DIRECTOR’S CHAIR: EUROPEAN DISPATCH. Curator Gianni Jetzerwho has served as curator-at-large at the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden in Washington, DC, since 2014, has been tapped to be director of the Kunstmuseum St. Gallen in … Read more