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  • Judge approves merger of Corcoran Gallery of Art

    WASHINGTON (AP) — One of the nation's oldest museums and its art college will be allowed to merge with two larger institutions, effectively dissolving one of the few independent art galleries in the nation's capital, a judge ruled Monday. The ruling by District of Columbia Superior Court Judge...

  • NYC's Met opera reaches deals with 2 unions

    New York's Metropolitan Opera reached tentative labor deals with two of its largest unions early Monday while negotiations continued with 10 more unions in hopes of averting a lockout.

  • Grant pays for library sculpture, more

    AURORA, Ill. (AP) — A $250,000 grant from the Dunham Fund will finance the development and installation of a Dream Catcher sculpture at the future Santori Library in Aurora, Illinois. Dream Catcher artist Jerry Savage and Aurora Public Library officials on Friday unveiled a representation of...

  • Banksy's 'Spy Booth' artwork defaced

    LONDON (AP) — A mural by street artist Banksy that sparked a local preservation campaign has been defaced. "Spy Booth" shows three agents in trench coats and trilby hats eavesdropping on a phone booth. It appeared in April on a wall in Cheltenham, western England, home of spy agency GCHQ. A...

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