Friday’s Art Notes



‘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


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


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.


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