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[This week on the Artblog Reader Advisor: Misty Copeland earns a hard-fought honor; a Wisconsin artist raises Catholic hackles; Frank Gehry’s design for Facebook headquarters; and more. — the Artblog editors]

Copeland’s Crowning Moment: First Black Principal Dancer in ABT History, via NPR

The Muller-Lyer Illusion Is Something You See Every Day But Probably Haven’t Heard of, via io9

Looted Liebermann Fetches Fine Sum at Sotheby’s, via The Telegraph

misty copeland via npr

Probably the Stupidest Fridge Ever, via TechCrunch

Let’s Check With Seattle About Their Arts Initiative Results in 10 Years, via Huffington Post

[Tombstone Emoji] Finnish Inventor of Texting Tech Dies. RIP, via BBC

Frappucinos and Fraud: This Week’s Art Crimes, via Hyperallergic

frappucino via hyperallergic
Image via Hyperallergic.

Yet Another Way Your Cubicle Is Killing You, via Wired

Pontiffs and Prophylactics: Milwaukee Condom-Pope Painting Causes Friction, via The New York Times

Facebuilding? Zuckertown? Frank Gehry Builds Social Media Behemoth’s New Home, via LA Times