Friday’s Art Notes

BY Molly Finnegan  February 4, 2011 at 8:33 AM EST

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‘Contrast of Forms’ (Contraste de formes), a painting by Fernand Léger from 1913, is on show at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum in New York, as part of ‘The Great Upheaval: Modern Art from the Guggenheim Collection, 1910-1918’ through June 1, 2011. Photo © 2011 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York/ADAGP, Paris

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The New York Philharmonic make their archives public, via The New York Times.

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Lawyers for Jeff Koons have settled an intellectual property grievance made by the artist, concerning a San Francisco gallery’s commercial sale of dog balloon bookends, via the San Francisco Chronicle.

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Italian artists hack Facebook and compile millions of profile images to create a mock dating site, via ARTINFO.