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A New Museum Opens Old Wounds in Germany


BERLIN — One Saturday morning in February, about 100 protesters marched loudly through Berlin’s streets to the Humboldt Forum, a […]

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Heard Museum exhibits rare works by Henri Matisse and the Native Alaskan masks that inspired him


PHOENIX, AZ.- The Heard Museum, located in Phoenix, Ariz., announced the opening of Yua: Henri Matisse and the Inner Arctic […]

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U-M exhibition challenges traditional understanding of African arts and cultures


ANN ARBOR, MICH.- More than ever in the age of globalization, ideas fluidly cross geographic, generational, and cultural boundaries. “Beyond […]

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Indigenous art comes first in Art Gallery of Ontario’s new Canadian galleries


Museum has made more space for First Nations and Inuit artists and labels are now written in indigenous languages Canada […]

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Berlin’s Ethnological Museum returns grave-plundered artefacts to Alaska


BERLIN (AFP).- Germany has restituted nine artefacts belonging to indigenous people in Alaska after determining they were plundered from graves. […]

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Hamburg museum says its Benin bronzes could return to Nigeria—but not yet


The Hamburg Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe (MKG) is confronting the uncomfortable history of three bronzes in its collection, which […]

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Exhibition celebrates the intersection between Yup’ik masks and Surrealism


NEW YORK, NY.- Moon Dancers: Yup’ik Masks and the Surrealists (April 27 – June 29, 2018) celebrates the fertile creative […]

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In New Guinea, human thigh bone daggers were hot property


PARIS (AFP).- New Guinea warriors harvested thigh bones from their dead fathers to fashion into ornamental but deadly daggers used […]

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LAMCA announces 10 new acquisistions during the 32nd annual collectors committee weekend


(Los Angeles, April 22, 2018)—The Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) announces the addition of 10 new acquisitions during […]

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Consumer watchdog cracks down on sale of 18,000 fake Indigenous objects


Australian Competition and Consumer Commission alleges Birubi Art sold Aboriginal cultural artefacts made in Indonesia Australia’s consumer watchdog is taking […]

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