This Week in Art — Friday, February 10

Friday Feb 10th, 2017


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1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair Announces New Galleries for 2017 Edition
The fair is back in Brooklyn for its third New York outing.
https://news.artnet.com/market/154-african-art-fair-new-york-2017-843971

Nari Ward Receives Vilcek Prize for Immigrant Artists, With $100,000 Cash Award
Iman Issa, Meleko Mokgosi, and Carlos Motta have also been honored.
https://news.artnet.com/art-world/nari-ward-100000-vicek-prize-immigrant-artists-842714

Beyoncé’s Sensational Pregnancy Photo Is the Work of Artist Awol Erizku
As it happens, it's not the only photo to be released.
https://news.artnet.com/art-world/beyonce-pregnancy-photo-awol-erizku-843713

Anish Kapoor Pledges to Use $1 Million Genesis Prize Money to Help World’s Refugees
The Israeli prize recognizes individuals who are committed to Jewish values.
https://news.artnet.com/art-world/anish-kapoor-awarded-1-million-genesis-prize-847556

Lost Bob Marley Tapes From 1970s Discovered, Restored From Water Damage
A collection of lost Bob Marley recordings referred to as “the lost masters” has been discovered and restored, after water damage from more than 40 years in a hotel basement.
http://www.okayplayer.com/news/lost-bob-marley-tapes-from-1970s-discovered-restored-from-water-damage.html

Raf Simons Blends Art, Denim in New Calvin Klein Campaign
The series of eight distinct advertising images was photographed by Willy Vanderperre. The shoots took place at the Warhol Museum in Pittsburgh and the Rubell Collection in Miami and
http://wwd.com/business-news/media/raf-simons-blends-art-denim-in-new-calvin-klein-campaign-10779214/