Tuesday, June 4, 2013

Diego Rivera

June 4, 2013

NATIONAL REVIEW January 25, 1999 SAN DIEGO JOHN J. MILLER Dreaming with His Eyes Open: A Life of Diego Rivera, by Patrick Marnham (Knopf, 350 pp., $ 35) & Diego Rivera: A Retrospective, by Linda Downs (Norton, 372 pp., $ 85) The workmen started swinging their axes at midnight. Within a few hours, they had demolished […]

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Detroit Fire Sale?

June 4, 2013

My article on how the Detroit Institute of Arts may be forced to sell its world-class art collection is in today’s Wall Street Journal: Last month, Detroit’s emergency financial manager notified the DIA that its art is a municipal asset and might be sold to satisfy creditors. The art world is watching to see what […]

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