ARTnews in Brief: New York Institutions Form Latinx/POC Arts Consortium—and More from June 29, 2020

Monday, June 29  NYC Institutions Form Latinx/POC Arts Consortium Eight New York City–based arts organizations have formed the Latinx/POC Arts Legacy Consortium in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The consortium—comprised of the Bronx Academy of Arts & Dance, Bronx Documentary Center, Caribbean Cultural Center and African Diaspora Institute, El … [Read More...]

Celebrated Egyptian Sculptor Adam Henein Has Died at 91

Egyptian artist Adam Henein, whose acclaimed sculptures and paintings united modernist abstraction with pharaonic iconography, died on Friday at 91. Essam Darwish, the deputy director of Henein’s foundation, told the Associated Press that the artist died of “age-related complications” at a hospital in Cairo.  Henein counts among the most influential … [Read More...]