Met lays off staff and projects $150 million in losses

Facing unprecedented turmoil during the coronavirus closure, the Metropolitan Museum of Art has laid off 81 of its visitor services and retail employees. The museum has also announced that it expects a shortfall of at least $100 million in revenue as it will likely remain closed through the month of July. In addition to the layoffs, […]

Despite fraught politics and the corona virus, Villepin is bullish about Hong Kong

Seemingly unfazed by the protests and fears related to the coronavirus outbreak in Hong Kong, former French prime minister Dominique de Villepin and his son Arthur are moving forward with their plans to establish an ambitious new gallery in Hong Kong this March. The father and son duo say that they will be establishing their […]

Frank Lloyd Wright’s School of Architecture at Taliesin to close after 88 years

The School of Architecture at Taliesin, established by Frank Lloyd Wright almost 90 years ago, will be closing its doors in June, after failing to come to a financial agreement with the Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation. The school released a heartfelt statement saying that its board was forced to make the “gut-wrenching decision” to close […]