Tuesday’s Art Notes

BY Molly Finnegan  August 31, 2010 at 10:00 AM EST

A couple warm up before performing in the final round of the Tango Salon competition at the 8th Tango Dance World Championship in Buenos Aires on August 30, 2010. Photo by Juan Mabromata/ AFP/ Getty Images

A couple warm up before performing in the final round of the Tango Salon competition at the 8th Tango Dance World Championship in Buenos Aires on August 30, 2010. Photo by Juan Mabromata/ AFP/ Getty Images

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A special new series of dance performances at the White House will start with a tribute to choreographer Judith Jamison on September 7.

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Tomorrow is “Ask a Curator Day” on Twitter, via The Art Newspaper.

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A very dry summer in Britain has made for a landmark year for archaeological discoveries, via ArtDaily.

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Roadside attractions are attracting fewer visitors, via The Wall Street Journal.