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This year, 48 international galleries, 6 auction houses and 16 cultural institutions are part of Asia Week New York's 10 full days of nonstop open galleries, auction sales, lectures and exhibitions. In this image: Katsushika Hokusai (1760-1849) "Umezawa Hamlet in Sagami Province" from the series Thirty-six Views of Fuji ca. 1832 Woodblock print on paper. Courtesy of Joan B Mirviss, Ltd.
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Members of Berlin-based street art "gang" the Dixons cover with paint a mural depicting Leonardo da Vinci's classic work Mona Lisa that they have painted previously near Berlin's East-Side gallery during a performance on March 7, 2019. Annette Riedl / dpa / AFP
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People read books in the Fesch municipal library, one of the site selected to profit from the "Loto du Patrimoine", in Ajaccio on March 12, 2019 on the French Mediterranean island of Corsica. The French Ministry of Culture selected 18 emblematic sites across France and overseas to receive money from the second edition of the lottery "Loto du Patrimoine" draw which will take place on July 14, 2019, aiming at helping to restore heritage sites at risk. PASCAL POCHARD-CASABIANCA / AFP
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A general view of atmosphere at Comedy Central's "The Daily Show" Presents: The Donald J. Trump Presidential Twitter Library At SXSW at The Driskill Hotel on March 9, 2019 in Austin, Texas. Vivien Killilea/Getty Images for Comedy Central/AFP
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Chicago Symphony Orchestra conductor Riccardo Muti speaks to the press as he joins striking members of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra as they picket outside Symphony Center on March 12, 2019 in Chicago, after 11 months of pay talks failed to reach an agreement. The musicians say the company is asking them to reduce overall salary and benefits despite increasing revenue from sales and donations. Kamil Krzaczynski / AFP
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Dutch conductor Bernard Haitink conducts the London Symphony Orchestra at The Barbican in London on March 10, 2019, during a concert celebrating the conductor's 90th birthday. Tolga AKMEN / AFP
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American Ballet Theatre company dancers Leah Baylin and Andrew Robare perform at American Ballet Theatre Women's Movement Hosted by Donna Karan at Urban Zen during Women's History Month on March 13, 2019 in New York City. Ben Gabbe/Getty Images for Urban Zen/AFP
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French Etoile (star dancer) of the Paris' Ballet of the Opera, Hugo Marchand, poses during a photo session in Paris on March 7, 2019. JOEL SAGET / AFP
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The Federal Government prepares to enter its 34th day of a shutdown in Washington, DC, on January 23, 2019. Jim WATSON / AFP
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Jean Hegarty, the sister of Bloody Sunday victim Kevin McElhinney, poses for a photograph by a monument to the victims of the 1972 Bloody Sunday killings, in the Bogside area of Derry, Northern Ireland, on March 13, 2019. Prosecutors will announce Thursday if British soldiers involved in the January 30, 1792 "Bloody Sunday" killings in Derry (Londonderry) will face court action. Paul FAITH / AFP