The art: Walker Evans, one of 19 Views of Baseball Game, Giants vs. Phillies, at the Polo Grounds, New York for Sports Illustrated article, September 5, 1952.
The news: It’s opening day for Major League Baseball. Sports Illustrated’s season preview is here.
The source: Collection of the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

The art: Walker Evans, one of 19 Views of Baseball Game, Giants vs. Phillies, at the Polo Grounds, New York for Sports Illustrated article, September 5, 1952.

The news: It’s opening day for Major League Baseball. Sports Illustrated’s season preview is here.

The source: Collection of the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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The art: David Hammons, High Falutin’, 1990
The news: The NCAA men’s basketball tournament is underway. Here’s Sports Illustrated’s coverage.
The other news: Another tournament is underway: Modern Art Notes’ Art Madness II: America’s Favorite Post-War Artwork! Check out the seedings here and print out your brackets here. Our game is played on a, er, court provided by PollDaddy: Voting begins next week. Tell a friend/reblog!
The source: Collection of the Museum of Modern Art, New York.

The art: David Hammons, High Falutin’, 1990

The news: The NCAA men’s basketball tournament is underway. Here’s Sports Illustrated’s coverage.

The other news: Another tournament is underway: Modern Art Notes’ Art Madness II: America’s Favorite Post-War Artwork! Check out the seedings here and print out your brackets here. Our game is played on a, er, court provided by PollDaddy: Voting begins next week. Tell a friend/reblog!

The source: Collection of the Museum of Modern Art, New York.