Art21 Magazine

This Week in Art 10.16-10.22: Trevor Paglen Named 2017 MacArthur Fellow

Trevor Pagan, 2017 MacArthur Fellow. Credit: John D. & Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation.

Last Wednesday the MacArthur Foundation announced artist Trevor Paglen as a 2017 fellow. Paglen joins the ranks of fellow Art21 roster artists Natalia Almada, Janine Antoni, Ida Applebroog, Mark Bradford, Vija Celmins, LaToya Ruby Frazier, Alfredo Jaar, Iñigo Manglano-Ovalle, Kerry James Marshall and more who have been awarded “genius grants” since the program began in 1981.

Also this week:

*On Tuesday Sotheby’s announced that the auction nearly doubled expectations and raised over £1.9 million, or roughly $2.5 million.


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