Guggenheim’s Expansion to Spanish Nature Reserve Could Still Happen –

The Guggenheim Bilbao’s long-gestating plans to expand to a Spanish natural reserve may finally come to fruition. Earlier this week, officials with the government of the Biscay province, whose capital is Bilbao, revealed that they were planning to put €40 million toward an expansion in Urdaibai, an estuary to the east of Bilbao that has … Read more

The Prodigal Son of Spanish Baroque Art

DALLAS — Bartolomé Esteban Murillo is often touted alongside Velázquez and Zurbarán as one of the master painters of the Spanish Golden Age. A new exhibition in Dallas shows us why. Murillo: Picturing the Prodigal Son at the Meadows Museum presents the Sevillian artist’s dazzling depictions of the biblical parable from the Gospel of Luke. … Read more

Spanish Police Recover Stolen Tapestry Piece—and More Art News –

To receive Morning Links in your inbox every weekday, sign up for our Breakfast with ARTnews newsletter. The Headlines DAN GRAHAM, the widely influential artist whose expansive output shrugged off categories, died over the weekend in New York, Alex Greenberger reports in ARTnews. He was 79. A key figure in the heady early days of … Read more