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- Black Lives Matter Street Painting Is Rejected in Catskill, N.Y.
The debate over whether to allow the street art has exacerbated racial tensions in Catskill, where just over a fifth of the population is Black.
New York Times. Monday, 13 Jul 2020.
- FBI Raids Northern Michigan Home Linked to Suspected Art Forgery Ring
Paintings formerly attributed to Gertrude Abercrombie, Ralston Crawford and George Ault are now thought to be fakes
Smithsonian. Monday, 13 Jul 2020.
- Black Lives Matter mural painting starts outside Trump Tower
NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio last week temporarily called off the painting
just feet from Trump's former home. The two men had engaged in a Twitter spat over the mural.
Daily Mail. Friday, 10 Jul 2020.
- Man with gun chases vandals of home of BLM mural defacers
Nicole Anderson and her partner David Nelson were charged with a hate crime on Tuesday for painting
over a Black Lives Matter mural on Saturday in Martinez, CA.
Daily Mail. Thursday, 9 Jul 2020.
- National Gallery of Art Acquires Its First Painting by a Native American Artist
Jaune Quick-to-See Smith's work addresses questions of identity and appropriation
Smithsonian. Thursday, 9 Jul 2020.
- Rapper Stormzy picks up a brush in 'give back' scheme
Imagine being a teenager and finding Stormzy painting
your bedroom when you get home from school.
BBC News. Wednesday, 8 Jul 2020.
- Two Californians Charged With Hate Crime For Painting Over Black Lives Matter Mural
They could face up to a year in jail if convicted
Daily Caller. Wednesday, 8 Jul 2020.
- New security law starts to break down Hong Kong's pro-democracy economy
As soon as Hong Kong's new national security law came into force last week, Ivan Ng removed all the protest-themed paintings, posters and flags from the list of items for sale at his Onestep Printing shop. ...
Yahoo. Monday, 6 Jul 2020.
- Police probe painting-over of Black Lives Matter mural
MARTINEZ, Calif. (AP) - Police are investigating after a couple was filmed painting
over a Black Lives Matter mural on a street in front of the Contra Costa County courthouse, KNTV reported Sunday. ...
Washington Times. Sunday, 5 Jul 2020.
- Black Lives Matter: NBA discusses painting courts when season resumes
Plans to paint 'Black Lives Matter' on courts when the season resumes in July are being discussed by the NBA.
BBC News. Tuesday, 30 Jun 2020.
- Six Reportedly Arrested In France In Connection With Stolen Banksy Painting
Sources say six have been arrested over the theft.
Forbes. Saturday, 27 Jun 2020.
- How a $60 million painting may mark the biggest test for the art market during coronavirus crisis
Monday's auction marks the first real test of the global art market since the coronavirus pandemic and is a bold experiment in bidding.
CNBC. Thursday, 25 Jun 2020.
- Artists collaborate on new Black Lives Matter street mural in Oak Park
A collection of artists and community organizers in Oak Park are painting
their own Black Lives Matter street mural, the first of its kind in Illinois.
ABC News. Wednesday, 24 Jun 2020.
- Pelosi orders removal of portraits of former House leaders who served in Confederacy
Four speakers of the House associated with the Confederacy will have their paintings removed from the Capitol; Chad Pergram reports.
Yahoo. Friday, 19 Jun 2020.
- Pelosi Says She Has Demanded Confederate Speaker Paintings Be Removed From Capitol
To be taken down on Juneteenth
Daily Caller. Thursday, 18 Jun 2020.
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