Wednesday, March 14, 2012

"When the new building opens, Mr. Williams said, 'every painting will be within an eighth of an inch of its original location.'" (UPDATED)

The best part of the Barnes move will be listening to the Usual Suspects tell us how that eighth of an inch -- or the improved lighting, or the missing heating vents -- makes all the difference in the world.  The old Barnes was perfect, you know.

UPDATE:  The Art Market Monitor:  Here's Something Else for Barnes Defenders to Freak Out About: "Why they’re not outraged that the art is imprisoned in Barnes’s matrix is another matter entirely."