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AO On Site – New York: André Saraiva’s “Andrépolis” and Portrait of a Generation double show at The Hole from June 7 to August 10, 2012

Friday, June 8th, 2012

AO On Site with Video Interview – New York: André Saraiva ‘Love Letters’ at Half Gallery through March 3, 2012

Tuesday, February 21st, 2012

AO On Site Photoset – Art Basel Miami Beach 2011: André Saraiva’s ‘Paris Paris’ Pop-up Karaoke Lounge beneath the Shelborne Hotel, November 30, 2011

Friday, December 2nd, 2011

AO On Site Photoset – Art Basel Miami Beach 2011: André Saraiva’s Le Baron opening night in Florida Room below Delano Hotel

Wednesday, November 30th, 2011

AO On Site Photoset – Art Basel Miami Beach 2011: André Saraiva’s Le Baron Party in Florida room below Delano Hotel, Thursday, December 1, 2011

Friday, December 2nd, 2011

Art Observed’s Art Basel Miami Beach 2012 Guide to Fairs and Events with Newslink Summary

Monday, December 3rd, 2012

AO On Site Photoset – New York: OHWOW gallery + Downtown for Democracy at the top of The Standard Hotel, Tuesday May 1, 2012

Wednesday, May 2nd, 2012

AO On Site Photoset – Art Basel Miami Beach 2011: Andy Warhol 'San Diego Surf' Screening by Interview Magazine and the Andy Warhol Museum at The Standard Miami, Friday, December 2, 2011

Monday, December 5th, 2011

AO On Site Art Basel Miami Beach 2011 – AO’s selected preview, guide, and news summary to the 10th Anniversary Art Basel Miami Beach Art Fair and associated events

Monday, November 28th, 2011

AO On Site – Paris: Robert Longo ‘God Machines’ at Thaddaeus Ropac through April 23rd 2011

Friday, March 25th, 2011
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Leonardo da Vinci Painting Inspires Mystery Over Depiction of Transparent Orb

October 19th, 2017

Leonardo da Vinci’s Salvator Mundi, via The GuardianThe Guardian has a piece this week on the mysterious orb held by Christ in the Leonardo da Vinci painting currently on view at Christie’s. “Solid glass or crystal, whether shaped like an orb or a lens, produces magnified, inverted, and reversed images,” historian Walter Isaacson says of the image. “Instead, Leonardo painted the orb as if it were a hollow glass bubble that does not refract or distort the light passing through it.”
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In Rare Move, Several Florine Stettheimer Works Change Hands this Fall

October 19th, 2017

Florine Stettheimer, New York Liberty, 1918, via Art NewsIn an extremely rare occurrence, two works by Florine Stettheimer have changed hands this year, with one going into the collection of the Whitney Museum, and one going onto the open market.  Stettheimer rarely sold or gave her works away, making one’s appearance, let alone two in the same year, a momentous event. 
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Kader Attia Wins 2017 Joan Miró Prize

October 19th, 2017

Kader Attia, via Art DailyFrench-Algerian artist Kader Attia has been named  winner of the 2017 Joan Miró Prize.  “Attia’s passionate engagement with current affairs and with the shared fate of humanity [which] has close links to Joan Miró’s involvement in the critical episodes that marked his generation, while Attia’s unique take on complex, often traumatic, human relationships across cultures resonates with Miró’s universal aspirations,” the award’s jury said in a statement.
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