Should nations sell cultural heritage to balance the budget? Portugal plans to sell Miros. Should museums be able to do the same? The Delaware Art Museum plans to sell works to stabilize financially, it says.
New Brooklyn Museum show takes compelling look at the Civil Rights Movement. “The show gets the balance of history right in other ways, too, by letting it be confused and confusing, a thing of loose strands and hard questions” from the NY Times review.
The Museum as warehouse of memory: Berlin Museum is a confidential tip to insiders.
Unbeloved history? Discussions about the Jewish museum in Cologne are ongoing.