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It’s a gloomy Monday in NYC, but excitement is everywhere in the ArtBinder office because it’s FRIEZE WEEK! Our In Orbit series has made a triumphant return to the blog in preparation for this special time of the year and we couldn’t be more excited. With so many fairs to see, definitely take a gander at the stories below for some #lit fair conversation starters. As always, make sure to follow us on Twitter to stay up to date and don’t forget to subscribe to the blog!

 

San Francisco has always been cool but lately it’s been even (dare we say it) cooler?

It must be in the water or something?

https://news.artnet.com/art-world/san-francisco-art-scene-sfmoma-480203

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Photo courtesy of KQED and SFMoMA

 

 

Artist Maria Eichhorn gave everyone at Chisenhale Gallery in London a month off of work, but it’s not just a vacation.

How much is too much when it comes to working in the arts?

http://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/2016/apr/25/nothing-to-see-here-maria-eichhorn-chisenhale-gallery

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Myrna Ayad has been dubbed Art Dubai’s fearless new leader.

You go girl!

http://www.thenational.ae/blogs/the-art-blog/art-dubai-gets-a-new-director

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Photo courtesy of Artnet

 

A new Brooklyn Museum exhibit goes beyond face value, explores the mask and global African art.

It’s hard for us to ‘mask’ how excited we are for this:

http://www.cnn.com/2016/04/25/arts/disguise-african-art-masks-brooklyn-museum/index.html

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Photo courtesy of Wikimedia and Brooklyn Museum

 

Header image of the Pacos Tacos Mission mural courtesy of Wikimedia