Morning Links: Ear Plugs Edition

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(Courtesy Getty Images)

Anish Kappor’s wax cannon in Berlin requires ear plugs. [Bloomberg]

Two new curators with very Met-sounding names, Peter Barnet and C. Griffith Mann, are hired by the Met. [Artforum]

Fran├žois Pinault is a contemporary art god, says The WSJ in the first paragraph of this profile. [WSJ]

Are trophy art works good investments? [Forbes via AMM]

Peter Schjeldahl visits the Met’s newly renovated European art galleries. [The New Yorker]

Anthony Byrt at the Fifth Auckland Triennial. [Artforum] Morning Links: Ear Plugs Edition