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Coronavirus Shutters Louvre

Reuters reports that: [t]ourists and art lovers were unable to visit the Louvre in Paris on Sunday as workers staged a walkout at the world’s most-visited museum after a staff meeting about the coronavirus outbreak.

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9/11 Memorial & Museum

The 9/11 Memorial & Museum in New York City is the country’s principal institution concerned with exploring 9/11, documenting its impact, and examining its continuing significance. Every one of the 2,983 watercolor squares is its own shade of blue – one for each of the 2001 and 1993 attack victims – and the artwork as a whole revolves […]

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‘Museum Diplomacy’ as New Pompidou Center Opens in Shanghai – The New York Times

Situated along the banks of the Huangpu River on Shanghai’s version of Museum Mile, the new outpost is a collaboration with the West Bund Group, a Chinese state-owned development corporation that together with the local government has reportedly invested more than $3 billion in recent years to transform a former industrial neighborhood into a 7-mile […]