Nearly One Third of Major US Museum Solo Shows go to Artists Represented by One of Five Top Galleries, Art Newspaper Says

April 2nd, 2015

Guggenheim, via Art NewspaperA survey by Art Newspaper shows that almost one third of US Museum solo shows go to artists represented by just one of the top five galleries worldwide: Marian Goodman, Gagosian, Hauser & Wirth, David Zwirner, or Pace.  “Curators are abdicating and delegating their responsibilities to more adventurous gallerists who, aside from the profit motive and in some respects because of it, seem in many cases to be bolder and more curious than their institutional counterparts,” says Robert Storr, the dean of the Yale University School of Art.

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