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Collector to lend Tracey Emin's bed to the Tate

Cologne-based industrialist, Count Christian Duerckheim, agrees ten-year loan (Emin appears on BBC Newsnight) Published online: 29 July 2014
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The Louvre forecasts 30% increase in attendance

Paris museum anticipates growth in visitor numbers to 12 million a year by 2025

Published online: 29 July 2014

Palestinian Museum remains on track despite Gaza conflict

Director says museum in West Bank will connect communities of the diaspora

Published online: 29 July 2014

Artist will light up the billboards of Times Square

Chilean-born Alfredo Jaar's installation questions US cultural dominance

Published online: 29 July 2014

Blowing up Mosul's historic mosques is 'a war crime'

British archaeologist and peer compares loss to the destruction of an English medieval cathedral

Published online: 28 July 2014

Director of Musée Picasso's diplomacy starts to pay off

Gift promised by artist's daughter will help Laurent Le Bon move forward

Published online: 28 July 2014

Louvre Abu Dhabi sets sights on 300 loans from French museums

Head of Agence France-Muséums leads 17-strong team based in the Gulf

Published online: 28 July 2014


Star Wars creator picks Chinese architect for Chicago museum

George Lucas's museum of narrative art due to rise on city's lakefront

Published online: 28 July 2014

Islamic militants destroy Muslim shrine in Mosul

Isis jihadists continue to target holy sites across Iraq

Published online: 26 July 2014

Getty gong for Lord Rothschild

J. Paul Getty medal awarded to the UK arts patron for achievements in philanthropy and conservation

Published online: 25 July 2014

US and South Korea join forces to protect cultural heritage

Governments sign first memorandum of understanding concerning recovery and restitution of stolen property

Published online: 25 July 2014


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