George Josimovich, Illinois Central, 1927.COURTESY TERRA FOUNDATION

George Josimovich, Illinois Central, 1927.

COURTESY TERRA FOUNDATION

For those interested in American art history, there is arguably no site on the internet quite as juicy as the Smithsonian’s Archives of American Art.

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Robert Mapplethorpe, Self Portrait, (1980).WIKIMEDIA COMMONS

Robert Mapplethorpe, Self Portrait, (1980).

WIKIMEDIA COMMONS

Today, the Robert Mapplethorpe Foundation announced that the artist’s estate will be represented in New York exclusively by Gladstone Gallery, effective immediately.

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Lorie Mertes.COURTESY LOCUST PROJECTS/PHOTO BY KEVIN ALLEN

Lorie Mertes.

COURTESY LOCUST PROJECTS/PHOTO BY KEVIN ALLEN

Miami non-profit exhibition space Locust Projects has named Lorie Mertes as its new executive director, the organization announced today.

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Patricia Phelps de Cisneros. ©TIMOTHY GREENFIELD-SANDERS

Patricia Phelps de Cisneros.

©TIMOTHY GREENFIELD-SANDERS

Patricia Phelps de Cisneros, the arts patron and an ARTnews Top 200 collector, will receive the 2017 Leo Award, given annually by Independent Curators International, the arts organization founded in 1975 to support curatorial endeavors.

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Acconci.COURTESY CREATIVE TIME

Acconci.

COURTESY CREATIVE TIME

The artist Vito Acconci has died at the age of 77.

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Viviane Sassen, Vesuvio, 2017, digital print on luster paper. ©VIVIANE SASSEN/COURTESY STEVENSON, CAPE TOWN AND JOHANNESBURG

Viviane Sassen, Vesuvio, 2017, digital print on luster paper.

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Esther McGowan. COURTESY VISUAL AIDS

Esther McGowan.

COURTESY VISUAL AIDS

Esther McGowan, the current associate director of Visual AIDS, will serve as the art nonprofit’s executive director beginning in July.

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