In 1971, the artist Hans Haacke was accused of smuggling an alien substance into the Guggenheim. His accuser was Thomas Messer, the museum’s director, who cancelled an exhibition of Haacke’s art and fired
Wen C. Fong, a renowned scholar who helped the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York build one of the world’s most comprehensive collections of Asian art, died on Oct. 3 in Princeton, N.J. He was 88.
Bethany Elaine Hill and Mitchell Stephen McCarthy were married Oct. 20 at Private Estate, an events space in Germantown, N.Y. The Rev. Jane Duffield, a Presbyterian minister, officiated. Mrs. McCarthy,
With mid-term elections right around the corner, it seems appropriate to revisit a project that was catalyzed by an earlier election—the presidential election of 2016. In January 2017, as the inauguration