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9 November 2017

Art Trivia of the Week—Smoke Signals

Legend has it that the midwife in Picasso’s birth believed him to be dead, abandoning the newborn to care for his mother instead. Picasso’s uncle, Don Salvador, saved his young, neglected soul by blowing cigar smoke in his face, an effective method to bring the child both to tears and back to life.

A New Age in Painting (at Last)?

Witnessing a Reinvigoration

By Allan Schwartzman

“Awareness Seems to Happen in Waves”

On Next Steps: Lynn Zelevansky, former director of the Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh

By Charlotte Burns

Don’t Hate the Player

New Perspectives on Julian Schnabel

By Michael Rudokas

Artoon

By Pablo Helguera

Sexshops and Siren Calls

The Must-See Show in London This Week

By Louisa Buck

Man’s Best Friend

Slideshow: Dogs in Art

By Ed Tang

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