The Artblog Reader Advisor

[This weekend on the Artblog Reader Advisor: The Super Bowl gets art-close and personal with a little landscape wager; check out the sun-drenched California rollerskaters of yesteryear; and a quick and incisive piece on corporate funding of the arts. — the Artblog editors]

New Exhibit of German-American Folk Art Now on View at the PMA’s Perelman Building, via CBS

In Auschwitz, Prisoners Did All They Could to Keep Art Alive, via CNN

Image courtesy of the Telegraph.

These Playful Photos of ’70s/’80s-Era Los Angeles Rollerskaters Offer a Rare Glimpse Into the Past, via the Telegraph

A Provocative Piece on the Dangers of Artists Accepting Money from Oil Companies, via The Guardian

Anticipating the Super Bowl, Museums Place Their Bets…With Paintings, via Artnet