Morning Links: Pratt at Gagosian Edition

(Courtesy Patrick McMullan)

(Courtesy Patrick McMullan)

Larry Gagosian steps in to help organize an exhibition at the Seagram Building for Pratt students whose work was damaged in a fire on the campus in February. [NYT]

Qatar was reportedly the buyer of Picasso’s 1901 Child With a Dove, which sold privately for £50 million ($79 million) last year. It had been one of the most famous works by the artist in the U.K. [The Art Newspaper]

MoMA will demolish the 12-year-old former home of the American Folk Art Museum. [MoMA]

” Paris’s Louvre museum closed on Wednesday due to a walkout by some staff over a rise in aggressive pickpockets including children sometimes working in gangs of up to 30, staff and management said.” [AFP]

Roberta Smith kinda liked the movie that is really just an exhibition. [NYT]

Cobble Hill artists recreates famous paintings. Kind of funny. Kind of not. [DNAInfo]

Rachel Whiteread’s new show features casts of garden sheds. [The Guardian]

Lost Parmigianino drawing found between pages of a Bible. [The Art Newspaper] Morning Links: Pratt at Gagosian Edition