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Russia's Underground Art Finds A Home In The U.S.

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Exhibit Featuring 20 Red Punching Bags Opens At LA Art Show

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The Carter Burden Gallery in Chelsea only shows works by artists who are at least 60 years old. Carter Burden Gallery hide caption

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This New York Gallery Has An Unusual Age Limit: No Artists Younger Than 60

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The High Museum of Art in Atlanta has worked to make diversity a priority. In recent years, the museum has seen an increase in the percentage of nonwhite visitors. John Bazemore/AP hide caption

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How An Art Museum Is Reaching A More Diverse Audience

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Christopher Marley's Dead Things

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In Lebanon, Mile-Long Artwork Is A Sign Of Peace

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Njideka Akunyili Crosby paints in her Los Angeles studio in September 2017. John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation hide caption

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MacArthur 'Genius' Paints Nigerian Childhood Alongside Her American Present

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Deadline Approaches For $10 Million Reward On Leads To Gardner Museum Paintings

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In U.N. Art Exhibition, Syrian Artist Unpacks Refugees' Baggage

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Illustrator Maira Kalman Moving To The Stage With Choreographer John Heginbotham

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Sprinkle Pop's Unicorn Mix includes a variety of sprinkle textures and flavors. It's one of the company's most popular mixes. Emily Bogle/NPR hide caption

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Gourmet Sprinkles Make Sweets And Other Treats Sparkle

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Artist Andrew Wyeth — pictured on his property in Chadds Ford, Penn. in 1964 — would have turned 100 in July of 2017. Bill Ingraham/AP hide caption

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'Fascinating And Also A Little Bit Uncomfortable': Andrew Wyeth At 100

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The Fulbright Triptych by Simon Dinnerstein. Courtesy of Simon Dinnerstein hide caption

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A Painting Stored Away And The Artist Who Wants It To See The Light Of Day

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Stone bust of the goddess Sakhmet. Brooklyn Museum/Gift of Dr. and Mrs. W. Benson Harer, Jr. hide caption

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No Kitten Around: Museum Exhibit Celebrates 'Divine Felines'

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A woman photographs inside the "Aftermath of Obliteration of Eternity" room during a preview of the Yayoi Kusama's "Infinity Mirrors" exhibit at the Hirshhorn Museum on Feb. 21, 2017 in Washington, D.C. Brendan Smialowski /AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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'Isolation Sphere' by Maurice Claude Vidili at Maison Gerard Courtesy of Maison Gerard hide caption

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At Design Miami, The Future Isn't So Bright

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Newly Discovered Andy Warhol Art Up For Auction

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