- Jewish LedgerJan 13 10:49 AM
(JTA) — A French auction house canceled the sale of a painting that equates former South African President Nelson Mandela with a Palestinian militant serving multiple life sentences for murder. The portrait of Marwan Barghouti, a senior PLO official whom an Israeli court found guilty of terrorism and murder in 2002 for planning bomb attacks [&hellip The post French auction house pulls portrait ...
- The Art NewspaperFeb 04 12:20 AM
Artcurial has cancelled a charity auction amid claims of censorship by Israel. The Paris-based auction house has announced that the sale, Artists on the Front Page, will no longer go ahead on 27 January, “by mutual agreement” with the organisers, the French newspaper Libération and press freedom advocacy group Reporters Sans Frontières. The newspaper says it ended the partnership “in the name of...
- Al Jazeera via Yahoo Maktoob NewsJan 11 01:26 AM
Israeli forces have arrested dozens of politically active students amid a rise in violence in West Bank and Jerusalem.
- The New York ObserverJan 21 07:44 AM
Paul McCarthy’s 79-foot-tall inflatable green sculpture, 'Tree,' will be shown at the third edition of the Paramount Ranch art fair on January 30-31.
- Haaretz DailyJan 21 12:03 PM
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, also known as Abu Mazen, gestures as he speaks during a press conference, in the West Bank city of Bethlehem, Jan. 6, 2016.
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