Briefing

In further news: New York art project fights mass incarceration with house music; Marcia Hafif passes away at 89

In further news: Kenneth Frampton receives Golden Lion at Venice Architecture Biennale; and MoMA sues a cafe for copyright infringement

In further news: a report shows significant class divide in the arts; and Helen Cammock wins Max Mara art prize

In further news: Gillian Ayres (1930-2018); Met appoints Max Hollein as director; Cannes announces official selection

In further news: art dealer and Warhol friend killed in Trump Tower fire; UK arts organizations’s gender pay gap revealed; Pussy Riot sell activist

In further news: more women accuse architect Richard Meier of harassment; activists call on Brooklyn Museum to create ‘Decolonization Commission’

In further news: FT editor’s appointment as chair of Tate trustees criticized; and a Wes Anderson exhibition comes to London

In other news: a stay of execution for the NEA and NEH and the most popular exhibition of 2017

In further news: Turner Prize-winning artist Jeremy Deller protests Facebook; Hepworth Sculpture Prize shortlist announced

In further news: London’s Southbank Centre launches club night ‘Concrete Lates’; Anselm Kiefer creates first US site-specific outdoor sculpture

In further news: arts institutions cut ties with architect Richard Meier after harassment claims; Shenzhen Biennale removes curator Gary Xu Gang

In further news: Marina Abramović working on an opera; director of Ghent museum suspended after show including suspected fakes