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APN Wire 9/16/20

Click Here to Read this Edition In this edition of the APN Wire: It's so exciting to be sending this on our first day with clear air in the Bay Area in weeks.  I hope if you are reading this, you can take a deep breath too.  This edition is dedicated to...

APN Wire 9/2/20

The mood was joyful on Saturday when the Metropolitan Museum of Art opened its doors for the first time in months. (Jeenah Moon for The Washington Post) Click Here to Read this Edition Happy almost Labor Day!  The summer is wrapping up and people are getting back...

APN Wire 8/19/20

Click Here to Read This Edition 9/11 Tribute In this edition of the APN Wire: As we head toward new stresses at the end of summer and the beginning of the fire season it is easy to get overwhelmed.  I have focused this issue on the victories art pros are...

APN Wire 8/5/20

Click Here To Read This Edition As we roll on into August there are more stories of hardship in our industry.  The other day I was remembering that the last time I worked for a museum that was shut down for almost a year I was an intern.  Tropical Storm...

APN Wire 7/22/20

Click Here to Read this Edition Check out this dynamic new resource on tapestries and how they are cared for. In this edition of the APN Wire: What an amazing couple of weeks!  I had a flood of people reaching out with new opportunities for art pros in the...

APN Wire 7/8/20

Rosie Lee Tompkins Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film ArchivePhoto Credit: Ben Blackwell Click Here to Read this Edition In this edition of the APN Wire: Well, we made it to July...I still can't believe it has been four months of quarantine.  The world is...

APN Wire 6/24/20

Click Here to Read this Edition An image of Alexandre Lenoir, who tried to save monuments during the French Revolution, was posted on Instagram by Mr. Christiansen.Credit...via Bridgeman Images In this edition of the APN Wire: July is almost here, and I wish I...

APN Wire 6/10/20

Click Here to Read this Edition The Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial as seen on Martin Luther King Day Jan 21, 2019, in Washington, D.C. Al Drago, Getty Images In this edition of the APN Wire: Art Pro Net would like to voice our support for the current initiatives...

APN Wire 5/27/20

Click Here To Read This Edition In this edition of the APN Wire:EXTRA! EXTRA! Read all about it! Museums are reopening!  The museum world was watching over the weekend as MFA Houston opened its doors, and it's good to hear their plan seems to...

APN Wire 5/13/20

Oil on canvas by Ernest Board: Dr Edward Jenner performing his first vaccination against smallpox on James Phipps, a boy of eight.De Agostini via Getty Images Click Here to Read This Edition In this edition of the APN Wire: So what's the plan?  It is the...

APN Wire 4/29/20

Click Here To Read This Edition Detail from photo: Two visitors in face masks explore the National Gallery of Art on the day before closure due to Coronavirus © Creative CommonsFrom Blog by SMARTIFY In this edition of the APN Wire: Well, I don't know about you,...