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Anish Kapoor Calls Article 50 Invocation for Brexit “Heartbreaking”

Thursday, March 30th, 2017

Anish Kapoor Bringing Water-Work ‘Descension’ to Brooklyn Bridge Park

Saturday, February 18th, 2017

Anish Kapoor Calls Versailles Vandalism “an inside job”

Wednesday, September 28th, 2016

Anish Kapoor Interviewed in The Guardian Over Work with Vantablack

Monday, September 26th, 2016

Anish Kapoor Designs Stage Sets for Tristan and Isolde

Friday, June 24th, 2016

New York – Anish Kapoor: “Today You Will Be in Paradise” at Gladstone Gallery Through June 11th, 2016

Wednesday, June 1st, 2016

Anish Kapoor Draws Criticism for Exclusive Rights to Vantablack

Tuesday, March 1st, 2016

Amsterdam – Anish Kapoor & Rembrandt van Rijn at Rijksmuseum Through March 6th, 2016

Sunday, January 10th, 2016

Anish Kapoor Covers Versailles Graffiti in Gold Leaf

Friday, September 25th, 2015

Court Orders Anish Kapoor to Repair Defaced Versailles Work

Monday, September 21st, 2015

Anish Kapoor Sued for Leaving Anti-Semitic Graffiti on His Versailles Sculpture

Friday, September 11th, 2015

Anish Kapoor Sculpture Defaced Again at Versailles, Artist Considers Leaving Work Defaced

Wednesday, September 9th, 2015

Anish Kapoor Threatening Legal Action Over Copy of “Cloud Gate”

Thursday, August 13th, 2015

Anish Kapoor Invites Carsten Höller to Design Slide for ArcelorMittal Orbit

Monday, August 3rd, 2015

Versailles – Anish Kapoor at Versailles Palace Through November 1st, 2015

Friday, July 3rd, 2015

Anish Kapoor Sculpture Vandalized in Versailles

Sunday, June 21st, 2015

Anish Kapoor Kicks Off Versailles Installation with Controversial New Sculpture

Monday, June 8th, 2015

Anish Kapoor Writes on Vantablack Pigment for Artforum

Tuesday, April 7th, 2015

Los Angeles – Anish Kapoor at Regen Projects Through March 7th, 2015

Wednesday, March 4th, 2015

Anish Kapoor to Show at Palace of Versailles in 2015

Thursday, December 25th, 2014

Paris – Anish Kapoor & James Lee Byars at Kamel Mennour Through July 26th, 2014

Tuesday, July 15th, 2014

Anish Kapoor’s “Sky Mirror” Finds a Home with the Dallas Cowboys

Saturday, October 12th, 2013

Anish Kapoor’s Inflatable Concert Hall to Open this Week in Japan

Thursday, September 26th, 2013

Anish Kapoor Tapped for 9/11 Memorial

Wednesday, September 11th, 2013
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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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Getty Museum Survives Brutal California Wildfires

December 13th, 2017

Getty, via ReutersThe Getty has survived a week of chaotic wildfires, keeping its collection intact while flames raged around the museum by wetting the surrounding hills with water and closing off all air intake valves. “By putting all these bells and whistles in, we are able to wet down our hillsides, close intake valves and keep smoke and debris out,” says Linda Somerville, assistant director of insurance and risk management for the J. Paul Getty Trust.
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The Frick Collection Acquires First Work in 30 Years

December 13th, 2017

François-Pascal-Simon Gérard, via ArtforumThe Frick Collection has acquired its first work since 1991, a 7-feet-tall portrait of Prince Camillo Borghese by François-Pascal-Simon Gérard, Artforum reports. “The last opportunity the Frick had to purchase a major French School painting was nearly thirty years ago, with the acquisition of [Jean-Antoine] Watteau’s Portal of Valenciennes,” director Ian Wardropper says. “Today, it is deeply rewarding to have the rare opportunity to bring to the museum such an important work as this one, a historic portrait we feel would have compelled Henry Clay Frick. While the portrait has been shown in Rome, it has never been seen publicly in America.”


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