New museum review casts further doubt on ‘Salvator Mundi’

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New museum review casts further doubt on ‘Salvator Mundi’

The new museum that was intended to be a uniquely built showcase for Leonardo da Vinci paintings has launched a fresh investigation into the famous “Salvator Mundi” painting, cast even more doubt on its…

The Smashing Ideas Guide to Places to Visit in DC

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The Smashing Ideas Guide to Places to Visit in DC

Art school? Check. Weekends spent sketching images? Check. Sketchbooks and lesson magazines in hand? Check. Design-school instructors primed to recommend ideas for the works she would acquire later? Check. Bookstore recommendation? Check. It’s a…

Why James P. Rubin is Not Optimistic About China’s Democracy

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Why James P. Rubin is Not Optimistic About China’s Democracy

The Transom recently sat down with James P. Rubin, a Vice President of American University in Washington, D.C., to discuss current world events. There are the obvious international issues — North Korea, China, NATO,…