The Brooklyn-based artist KAWS has designed the new MTV Music Video Awards “Moonman” statue (the show this year will be held at the Barclays Center). [NYT]
John B. Hightower, who oversaw MoMA during a tumultuous period from 1970 to 1971, died at the age of 80. [The Virginian-Pilot]
Russian collectors dominate the Old Masters Sales in London. [The Daily Telegraph]
Based on this round-up of Jay-Z Tweets, it appears that he does not yet own a Picasso. [Vanity Fair]
Destroying art in England isn’t just a recent craze: a fall show at Tate Britain will focus on the nation’s long, time-honored tradition of vandalizing artwork. [The Guardian]
Adrián Villar Rojas talks to Kathy Noble. [Frieze]
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