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New York — Terry Adkins: “The Smooth, The Cut, and The Assembled” at Lévy Gorvy Through February 17th, 2018

Saturday, February 3rd, 2018

Assemble Wins 2015 Turner Prize

Monday, December 7th, 2015

New York – Jamian Juliano-Villani: “Ten Pound Hand” at JTT Gallery Through February 24th, 2018

Tuesday, January 30th, 2018

New York – Stephen Shore at 303 Gallery Through February 17th, 2018

Thursday, January 25th, 2018

New York – Tom Wesselmannn: “Standing Still-Lifes” at Gagosian Through February 24th, 2018

Monday, January 22nd, 2018

Los Angeles – Richard Prince: “Untitled (Cowboy)” AT LACMA Through March 25th, 2018

Tuesday, January 9th, 2018

New York – Dean Levin: “Arches” at Marianne Boesky Through December 22nd, 2017

Sunday, December 17th, 2017

Tobias Meyer Working with Newhouse Family on Art Collection

Friday, October 13th, 2017

New York: Roni Horn at Hauser & Wirth Through July 29th, 2017

Monday, July 17th, 2017

AO Preview – Basel, Switzerland: Art Basel Art Fair, June 15th – 18th, 2017

Tuesday, June 13th, 2017

New York – Rodney Graham at 303 Gallery Through June 2nd, 2017

Saturday, May 27th, 2017

Los Angeles – Jason Rhoades: “Installations, 1994 – 2006″ at Hauser & Wirth Los Angeles Through May 21st, 2017

Friday, May 19th, 2017

New York – “Inventing Downtown” Curated by Melissa Rachleff at NYU’s Grey Gallery Through April 1st, 2017

Monday, February 13th, 2017

Paris – Jean-Luc Moulène: “Ce fut une belle journée” at Chantal Crousel Through February 11st, 2017

Tuesday, January 31st, 2017

New York – Anthony Caro: “First Drawings Last Sculptures” at Mitchell-Innes & Nash Through February 4th, 2017

Monday, January 23rd, 2017

Eric Clapton’s Holdings of Gerhard Richter Works See Sales of $77 Million This Year

Thursday, December 29th, 2016

Los Angeles – Isa Genzken: “I Love Michael Asher at Hauser Wirth & Schimmel Through December 31st, 2016

Monday, December 26th, 2016

New York – Ai Weiwei’s Return to New York, at Jeffrey Deitch, Mary Boone and Lisson Gallery Through December 23rd, 2016

Friday, December 23rd, 2016

Helen Marten Wins the 2016 Turner Prize

Tuesday, December 6th, 2016

Berlin – Mike Nelson: “Tools that See” at neugerriemschneider Through November 5th, 2016

Friday, October 28th, 2016

Show Arranged by Artificial Intelligence Goes on View at Tate Britain

Monday, August 29th, 2016

New York – Cao Fei at MoMA PS1 Through August 30th, 2016

Sunday, August 28th, 2016

New York – “FORTY” at MoMA PS1 Through August 28th, 2016

Friday, August 26th, 2016

New York – Ed Atkins at Gavin Brown’s New Harlem Exhibition Space Through July 1st, 2016

Thursday, June 30th, 2016
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Art News Explores Controversy Over Helen Molesworth Firing

March 22nd, 2018

Helen Molesworth, via MOCAArt News has a piece exploring the firing of Helen Molesworth at MOCA in-depth, seeking to understand what the museum’s claims that she had been “undermining the museum.” The piece explores a series of public statements and quotes by the curator that were critical of MOCA and its programming choices.  “Everything that happens in museums is a microcosm of what happens in the world,” she says in one quote.  “I’ve been told that I have lot of ‘swagger’—code: gay, code: black. I have been told: Do I have to look at everything through the lens of identity politics?”
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Joan Jonas Profiled in The Guardian

March 22nd, 2018

Joan Jonas, via GuardianJoan Jonas gets a feature in The Guardian this week, as the artist opens her retrospective at the Tate Modern. “When I use a myth or a story or a literary text in my work, I often extract particular passages from a larger narrative that resonates with me,” she says. “In performance, the audience hears the text, recorded in advance or recited in real time, in fragments, and sees components – such as movements, props, drawings and video – that may relate only indirectly to the text. I don’t change the language, but rather I change the context, which opens up the text to different possibilities of meaning. I don’t illustrate; I juxtapose.”
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Marc Chagall Painting from National Gallery of Canada Features in Christie’s May Sale in New York

March 22nd, 2018

Chagall-La-Tour-Eiffel, via Art Market MonitorA 1929 Marc Chagall painting of the Eiffel Tower in Paris is being sold by the National Gallery of Canada at Christie’s this May in New York, and will be used to pay for new acquisitions.  “Filled with an air of sensuous, passionate romance, Marc Chagall’s La Tour Eiffel (estimate: $6-9 million) encapsulates the wonderfully poetic style that emerged in his oeuvre during the 1920s and 1930s,” the auction house said in a statement. “It was during this period that he experienced unprecedented period of happiness, stability, comfort and professional success amidst.”
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