New Hulu Series Explores Les Wexner’s Ties to Jeffrey Epstein – ARTnews.com

Leslie H. Wexner, the Ohio billionaire who was once one of the world’s important art collectors, made his fortune at the mall by turning around faltering brands into massively successful behemoths like Abercrombie & Fitch and Victoria’s Secret and founding others like the Limited and Bath & Body Works. But since 2019, when Jeffrey Epstein, … Read more

Arts Nonprofit Cuts Ties With Wells Fargo Laguna Beach After Removal of “Controversial” Quilts

For the past 20 years, the Community Art Project (CAP) in Laguna Beach has mounted exhibitions at a local Wells Fargo bank branch. However, the nonprofit severed that partnership last month in response to a notification that future exhibitions would be subject to approval by the bank. The split comes two months after the CAP … Read more

After 30 Years, London’s National Portrait Gallery Cuts Ties with BP – ARTnews.com

The National Portrait Gallery in London will cut ties with British Petroleum, ending the oil giant’s sponsorship of the gallery’s annual Portrait Award after more than 30 years. According to a statement from a BP spokesperson, their contract will not extend past December, when it is set to expire. The oil firm’s sponsorship of the … Read more