The Wheatbelt Council decides not to sell a controversial painting by convicted child sex offender Rolf Harris

When should art be separated from the artist? That is the question a local government in Whitpelt, Western Australia, faced this week when it voted against the sale of a painting of convicted child sex offender Rolf Harris. the main points: Wheatbelt Council voted against selling a painting it was gifted to by convicted paedophile … Read more

Season 5 of The Crown contains a king’s ransom for inaccuracies. But don’t worry about it – The Irish Times

John Major, Judi Dench, Jemima Goldsmith, a former Archbishop of Canterbury… The list of stars denouncing Season 5 of The Crown for what they say is a king’s ransom of inaccuracies, confusion and outright lies threaten to stretch longer than the queue to see Queen Elizabeth lie in the state . Amid this massive outpouring … Read more

Art Industry News: Vanity Fair Editor Writes Unauthorized Autobiography of Larry Gagosian + Other Stories

Art Industry News is a daily summary of the most important developments emerging from the art world and the art market. Here’s what you need to know on Monday, October 3rd. need to read Biden reconstitutes arts committee that was dissolved under Trump President Biden signed an executive order recreating the President’s Committee on the … Read more