Morning Links: Celestial Charging Station Edition

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Kate Sutton at Manifesta in St. Petersburg, where the show’s director, Kasper König, compared the Russian collective Chto Delat?’s “understanding of politics” to “American television series Desperate Housewives.” [Artforum]

Here’s ARTnews’ annual 200 Top Collectors list. [ARTnews]

Here’s Frank Gehry on his proposal to expand the Philadelphia Museum of Art. [AP]

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Morning Links: Big Black Edition

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Peter Zumthor has tweaked plans for his $650 million redesign of LACMA’s campus in order to protect the fossil-rich La Brea Tar Pits. [NYT]

Bernard Arnault will open his Frank Gehry-design museum this October in Bois de Boulogne, just west of Paris. [The Art Newspaper]

George Lucas will build his private museum for his collections of illustrations and comic art in Chicago, after failing to win approval in San Francisco. [NYT]

Bigblack.tif: Greg Allen on Wade Guyton’s recent activities. [] Read More