Morning Links: All-Time Record Sales Edition

scrooge-mcduck-make-it-rainOn Rhys Erns and Zackary Drucker, the transgender artists included in the Whitney Biennial, and “the growing transgender presence in pop culture.” [NYT]

“A reporter gets tips from three professional guides on how to navigate the marketplace at three of New York’s smaller art fairs last week.”[NYT]

A bunch of Berlin’s museums are closing this year for renovations. [The Art Newspaper]

Report: “Long-rumored merger between North Miami MOCA, Bass Museum moving forward.” [Miami Herald]

The European Fine Art Foundation says that art and antiques sales were up 8 percent last year to $65.9 billion. That’s an all-time record. [NYT]

Here’s a profile of Shio Kusaka, a ceramicist star of the 2014 Whitney Biennial.[Architectural Digest]

Adrian Searle on Hito Steyerl. [The Guardian] Morning Links: All-Time Record Sales Edition