10 interesting links from around the Web #042

From my daily browsing and reading time, I selected ten links that I found interesting both in the cultural and digital realms (and at their intersection). As you will see, the subjects vary from the Turner Prize, to a Magna Carta attack, to Frida Kahlo.

  1. Here Are the Artists Nominated for the 2024 Turner Prize
    Work by the four named artists will go on view at Tate Britain this fall ahead of an award ceremony in December.
  2. What’s the big deal with breasts, ask artists at the Venice Biennale
    ‘Breasts’ is set to open at ACP Palazzo Franchetti for the duration of the Venice Art Biennale 2024
  3. Art Bites: The Lost Colors of Ancient Greek Sculptures
    Ancient sculptors were liberal in their use of hues.
  4. 10 things to do in Cannes, beyond the red carpet
    We reveal our Cannes highlights: what to see and do in the Côte d’Azur city, as it prepares to welcome its annual film festival
  5. At the 2024 Met Gala, the most memorable looks ventured beyond the garden party theme
    South African singer Tyla’s sandy Balmain dress was a show-stopper—and not just because she had to be carried up the stairs
  6. Climate protestors charged over Magna Carta attack in London
    Members of Just Stop Oil tried to smash the case housing the historic document at the British Library
  7. A Geologist-Art Historian Says She Knows Where the Mona Lisa was Painted
    Could her twin areas of expertise have enabled her to solve this longstanding riddle?
  8. The Hunt: Where in the World Did Nefertiti Go?
    One archaeologist promises that her remains will be definitively identified this year.
  9. What to See Across Europe in May
    From the dark world of Pierre Huyghe’s AI installations to Silvia Rosi’s vibrant portraits of personal histories
  10. Art Bites: Why Frida Kahlo Hated the French Surrealists
    Was Frida Kahlo a Surrealist? She didn’t think so. And she hated them.

Image: Installation view of Jasleen Kaur, Alter Altar at Tramway, Glasgow in 2023. Photo: Keith Hunter, courtesy of Tramway and Glasgow Life.

If, during your travels through the Wild Wild Web you find a link that catches your attention, let me know. I’ll have a look and, if I also find it interesting, it will make it into the next list.

By | 2024-05-19T09:29:50+01:00 May 19th, 2024|Culture, Digital|0 Comments

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