The New Zealand Labour party's Arts, Culture and Heritage election manifesto
Why fancy restaurants have Aesop soap in their bathrooms
Artsy previews the 2017 Culture Track report: "The number one barrier to all forms of cultural participation? “It’s not for someone like me”."
Article of the week: Philip Kennicott on the best gallery bench placements in Washington.
'Wim Wenders on his Polaroids – and why photography is now over'
A great article about outreach at the world's first museum of Somali culture, in Minnesota
Beatrix Ruf resigns from the Stedelijk Museum after media stories about her conflicts of interest around deals with collectors and her art advisory business: New York Times and artnet news.