Also last week, Egypt revealed a newly restored statue of Ramses II and Alec Baldwin is taking gallery owner Mary Boone to trial.
With threats to government arts funding, United States Artists steps up to fill the void.
Also last week: Kanye launched a jewelry line and Shia LaBeouf kicked off a performance in Finland.
Also in the news this week: the Whitney Biennial, and a $60 million pink star diamond ring.
We may not get the next 'Infinite Jest,' 'The Color Purple,' or 'A Confederacy of Dunces,' if Trump gets his way.
Big Bird himself is in danger, along with local arts communities across the country.
Now, you can help the Brooklyn-based artist bring massive wind-inflated flowers to her neighborhood park.
Communities nationwide rely on cultural and art organizations to foster greater understanding and local creativity.
A government report on the arts invites a shouting match. Also: video games.
In Sacramento recently they threatened to destroy anyone who opposed them, even an eight-year-old boy (a lawsuit is pending).