NTD UK News: 17 March 2022
London Auction Houses Scrap Russian Art Sales
Auction houses Christie’s, Sotheby’s, and Bonhams have cancelled sales of Russian art in London. It’s part of the art market’s response to Western sanctions on Russia after its invasion of Ukraine.
Is Cutting Russia Ties Just ‘Gesture Politics’?
As art institutions cut ties with Russia, several orchestras are cancelling Russian composers from their lineups. NTD’s Jane Werrell speaks to economist Len Shackleton about whether such moves will actually have an impact on Moscow.
Originally published at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U9LKp-ihlEU