Manifesta Founder Proposes 2028 Ukrainian Edition—and More Art News – ARTnews.com

To receive Morning Links in your inbox every weekday, sign up for our Breakfast with ARTnews newsletter. The Headlines THE WAR IN UKRAINE. The founder of ManifestaEurope’s roving art biennial, Hedwig Fijnhas proposed holding its 2028 edition in Ukraine, with the aim of helping to “rebuild and re-strengthen the cultural ecosystem and infrastructure” in the … Read more

NYC Mayor Eric Adams Proposes Slashing Culture Funds by $72 Million

In early March, New York Mayor Eric Adams released a blueprint for a plan to rebuild the city’s economy after two devastating years of COVID-19. Recognizing that arts and culture are key catalysts for the recovery of the city’s financial health, the plan announced a “Culture at Risk” response team to assist arts and nightlife … Read more

Gala Porras-Kim Proposes Alternative Approaches to Museum Conservation – ARTnews.com

In Precipitation for an Arid Landscape (2021), recently on view at the Amant Foundation in Brooklyn, Los Angeles-based artist Gala Porras-Kim proposes an alternative practice of care for cultural artifacts. The project revisits the dredging of a sacred Mayan sinkhole in the Yucatán peninsula of Mexico, the Chichén Itzá cenote, believed to be a portal … Read more