Morning Links: Smuggling Edition

(Courtesy U.S. Attorney's Office)

(Courtesy U.S. Attorney’s Office)

While restoring a 17th-century female nude, conservators discover a putto! [TAN]

Here’s a look at the Smithsonian American Art Museum’s Nam June Paik show. [Washington Post]

Interested in holiday art books? Here you go. [Bloomberg]

The Tate will start an $8 million “national arts programme developed in response to last year’s riots, to help young people develop their lives ‘in a more meaningful way.'” [The independent]

Rothko vandal to be jailed for two years. [The Guardian]

Smuggling accusations arise in the case of Sotheby’s Cambodian statue. [NYT]

Here’s a review of the Getty’s “Florence at the Dawn of the Renaissance” show. [WSJ]

Rafael Viñoly defends his London skyscraper. [The Guardian]

Morning Links: Smuggling Edition