Morning Links: ‘Discovery of America’ Edition

Jan Mostaert, "Discovery of America."

Jan Mostaert, “Discovery of America.”

Marc and Andrea Glimcher will divorce. [Page Six]

Simon Fujiwara awarded Boffo’s Fire Island residency. [WSJ]

Sol LeWitt wall drawing to be installed on the Upper West Side, bringing his total public pieces in the city to 20. [NYT]

On July 4, Amsterdam’s Rijksmuseum announced that it purchased Jan Mostaert’s Discovery of America (1525–40), which is one of the earliest Western paintings showing America. [NYT]

At a Sotheby’s Old Masters sale in London, bidders set an El Greco record. [Bloomberg]

Here’s a slide show of “3D trick art paintings” from the Qingdao Korea Trick Art Exhibition in Qingdao, China. [The Telegraph] 

Here is a profile of Ibrahim el-Salahi, the first African artist to receive a retrospective at the Tate. [The Guardian]

Morning Links: ‘Discovery of America’ Edition