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Art World Roundup: update on theft of “America” and the boy thrown from Tate Modern, recognition of Juneteenth and the Windrush generation, seeing “The Last Supper” in high-def, and more

In the artworld this week, we learned of a new monument that will recognise the Windrush generation and saw Nancy Pelosi remove portraits of Confederate House Speakers. The 18-year-old who threw a boy from a Tate Modern balcony is sentenced to jail while police have arrested one more in relation to the theft of Maurizio […]

Banksy’s anti-Brexit artwork at the RA’s Summer Exhibition

In a few days, the Royal Academy’s esteemed Summer Exhibition will begin. The exhibition is the largest open submission contemporary art show that brings together works by some of today’s up and coming and most influential artists. Even ahead of the June 10th opening date, Banksy, the mysterious artist who shredded an artwork at auction […]