India’s Traveling Library Is Bringing Rare Photobooks To The Masses – ARTnews.com

Each Saturday this February, Delhi’s art enthusiasts made the most of northern India’s short-lived spring season by visiting Sunder Nursery, a restored 16th century heritage park and arboretum. There among UNESCO World Heritage sites and over 300 types of trees was a different kind of repository – a trunk of rare and beautiful photobooks painstakingly … Read more

Houston Museum to Restore Rare Hebrew Prayer Book

The Montefiore Mainz Mahzor is a rare 14th-century Hebrew festival prayer book that was used during the Jewish High Holidays of Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur. Acquired by the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston (MFAH) in 2018, the illuminated manuscript just received a grant from the European Fine Art Foundation (TEFAF) Museum Restoration Fund, which … Read more

Rare Prehistoric Sculpture Discovered in England—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 ARTIST JOHN WESLEY, who conjured wry, captivating, and psychologically charged paintings that shrug off classifications, died on Thursday, Alex Greenberger reports in ARTnews. He was 93. “He was an elegant, kind, and funny man who will … Read more