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Anthony Ekundayo Lennon, born to Irish parents but describes himself as ‘mixed-heritage’, won a theatre job meant to go to a BAME applicant

Owners of luxury flats overlooked by the Tate Blavatnik extension are attempting to block visitor access from the 360-degree viewing platform 

Plans for the GBP£1 million monument have been revealed in Manchester

Researchers have compiled an illustrated resource that throws light on overlooked female artists from the 15th to 19th centuries

In further news: cultural figures demand resignation of Germany’s foreign minister; Joan Miró paintings damaged in Venice floods

English Heritage are calling for more commemorative plaques in London devoted to women from history; and you can nominate your own

Artist collective For Freedoms’s campaign draws attention to issues of diversity and civic responsibility in the election run-up

In further art world silliness: drug dealers disguised as art dealers; and Takashi Murakami pays homage to Kanye

A leading surgeon says that the loss of creative subjects in UK schools means students lack important tactile knowledge

A New York federal judge has rejected Lamar partial summary judgement in the case

In further news: Syria’s National Museum in Damascus reopens; and a protest at the British Museum’s protest-themed show

Shows featuring counterfeit work by the Japanese artist Kusama and her compatriot Takashi Murakami, have appeared in at least six Chinese cities

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Watch highlights – with Kim Jones, Campbell Addy, Juno Calypso, Michel Gaubert, Tim Blanks and Julie Verhoeven – from Frieze Academy's first Art & Fashion summit in partnership with matchesfashion.com

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With his solo show of recent abstract works running at Richard Gray Gallery, New York until 21 December, the artist discusses the physical act of painting and the romance of true work

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