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Alex Da Corte Directs Video for St. Vincent

Friday, September 1st, 2017

Alex Da Corte Interviewed in NYT

Monday, March 28th, 2016

New York – Alex Da Corte: “Die Hexe” at Luxembourg and Dayan Through April 11th, 2015

Saturday, April 11th, 2015

AO Preview – New York: Frieze New York at Randall’s Island, May 5th – 8th, 2016

Tuesday, May 3rd, 2016

AO On-Site: NADA New York Art Fair at Basketball City, Through May 12th, 2013

Saturday, May 11th, 2013

AO On-Site: Printed Matter’s New York Art Book Fair, September 22nd – 24th, 2017

Friday, September 22nd, 2017

Creative Time Flying Artist-Commissioned Flags Over New York Office

Thursday, June 15th, 2017

Ivanka Trump’s Art Collection Analyzed by Bloomberg

Thursday, December 22nd, 2016

AO On-Site – New York: Frieze Art Fair, May 5th – 8th, 2016

Thursday, May 5th, 2016

AO Fair Recap – Miami Beach: Art Basel Miami Beach and Miami Art Week, December 2nd – 6th, 2015

Tuesday, December 8th, 2015

AO On-Site: Art Basel Miami Beach 2015 at the Miami Beach Convention Center, December 3rd-6th, 2015

Thursday, December 3rd, 2015

AO Preview – Miami: Art Basel and Miami Art Week, December 3rd-7th, 2014

Sunday, November 30th, 2014

AO On-Site: Creative Time Fall Ball, November 12th, 2013

Monday, November 18th, 2013

AO On Site – New York: Here Comes: Mark Fletcher presents The Still House Group, through July 27, 2012

Wednesday, July 18th, 2012

Don’t Miss – New York: ‘Christmas in July’ at Yvon Lambert through July 30th, 2010

Wednesday, July 28th, 2010

AO On Site – London: Frieze London and Frieze Masters Summary and photoset, October 14th, 2012

Sunday, October 14th, 2012
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New York — “Words Without Thoughts Never to Heaven Go” at Almine Rech Gallery Through December 16th, 2017

December 14th, 2017

Words Without Thoughts Never to Heaven Go (Installation View)
Words Without Thoughts Never to Heaven Go (Installation View)

Almine Rech Gallery, one of Paris’s foremost galleries, opened its first New York location more than a year ago on the Upper East Side, bringing with it a unique program that mixes a strong artist roster with a consistently adventurous curatorial project.  For its most recent venture, the gallery has brought together key figures from the canon of 20th century Western art for Words Without Thoughts Never to Heaven Go. Adapting its title from a line in Shakespeare’s Hamlet, the exhibition investigates ways artists use text as an allegorical element. Serving as a chronological and thematic starting point to the exhibition is Être ou ne pas être, Picasso’s 1912 painting considered as one of the foremost examples of appropriation of text in modern painting. Declaring “to be or not be” in French with gouache on paper, Picasso not only pays homage to one of the most emblematic texts ever written, but he also questions the mimetic essence of a painting. Can a painting of words serve to depict an image?
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Clearing Gallery Opens Shop Uptown

December 14th, 2017

Clearing Gallery's uptown space, via Art NewsClearing Gallery has opened a new space in New York City, setting up a second location at 43 East 78th Street. “We have private dealers, galleries, and museums around, so it’s a super location,” says gallery owner Olivier Babin. “As much as Bushwick is off the beaten path, this is in the center of everything. I mean, we’re across the street from the Carlyle!”
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American Collectors Rarely Sell Prized Works Once Purchased

December 13th, 2017

Christie's, via NY postA new study finds that few American art collectors sell their works once they have purchased them, the New York Post reports. “Collectors don’t apply the same principles to buying art that they would to a typical investment portfolio of stocks and bonds,” says John Mathews, head of private wealth management and ultra-high net worth at UBS Americas. “It is important, however, to institute management structures to ensure their legacy remains protected, correctly valued and insured.”
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