The Appendix: James Franco Expands His Performance Art

The Appendix: James Franco Expands His Performance Art
"The Appendix" is ARTINFO's daily round-up of other reading material from around the world.

- The Performance Continues: Artist and General Hospital star James Franco plans a show at Deitch Projects. [New York]

- The Museum Café Arms Race Escalates: Danny Meyer, master of MoMA's food services, sets his sights on the Whitney. [DNAinfo]

- "The Truth North, Strong and Free": Canada sponsors a nude hockey sculpture for an Olympic meeting. [OutSports]

- A Very Hirstian Christmas: The British artist sent out a whimsical Christmas card this year. [Lindsay Pollock]

- Altdorfer: A Mystery in the U.S., pun intended. [Real Clear Arts]

- The Renegade Minaret: The owner of Swiss shoe chain Pomp It Up has decided to defy Switzerland's ban on the religious structures. [WSJ]

- More Than the St. Louis Arch: Reconsidering the architect Eero Saarinen with Ada Louise Huxtable. [WSJ]

- Dangerous Art: And what the government can do about it. [WP]