News stories from around the art world:
The Australian love affair with public art – proud and popular (though still at risk from vandalism) http://bit.ly/aH9qU1
Has the Turner Prize lost its touch, or is it still valuable in today’s art world? http://bit.ly/dmKvPw
Street art takes on new streets in San Francisco http://nyti.ms/9inDKi Is this a sign of increased acceptance?
Popular stories from the week:
A tattered portrait which never impressed its owners might turn out to be a da Vinci self portrait http://bit.ly/apGRxA while a not-so-fake-after-all Raphael is set to rake in the cash http://bit.ly/9gvcIc
So what is sound art, anyway? http://bit.ly/a2VH8E All thoughts appreciated!
The melons of LACMA and “a triumph of human-plant collaboration.” Seriously. http://bit.ly/944QMX