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Romanian Government Raising Funds to Buy Brancusi Sculpture

Tuesday, May 24th, 2016

Romanian-Held Brancusi Sculpture Inspires Debate Over its Sale

Wednesday, February 25th, 2015

Brancusi Sculptures Reignite Debate Over Posthumous Works

Friday, January 17th, 2014

New York – Constantin Brancusi: “Brancusi in New York” at Paul Kasmin Gallery Through January 11th, 2013

Friday, November 15th, 2013

Go See – New York: Arp/Brancusi Show at Mitchell-Innes & Nash Gallery through May 6th, 2011

Thursday, April 14th, 2011

Constantin Brancusi

Tuesday, June 17th, 2008

Artist Selling “Shadows” of Famous Works at Drastically Reduced Prices

Friday, January 15th, 2016

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

Thursday, December 3rd, 2015

New York – Olaf Breuning: “The Life” at Metro Pictures Through July 31st, 2015

Monday, July 6th, 2015

AO Auction Recap – New York: Christie’s Impressionist and Modern Evening Sale, May 14th, 2015

Thursday, May 14th, 2015

AO Auction Preview – New York: Impressionist/Modern and Post-War/Contemporary Auctions, May 5th-14th, 2015

Tuesday, May 5th, 2015

AO Preview – Venice, Italy – “All the World’s Futures,” the 56th Venice Biennale, May

Sunday, May 3rd, 2015

AO On-Site – New York: The ADAA Art Show, March 3rd-8th, 2015

Saturday, March 7th, 2015

Los Angeles – Pierre Huyghe at LACMA Through February 21st, 2015

Friday, February 6th, 2015

New York – Neo Rauch: “At the Well” at David Zwirner Through December 20th, 2014

Wednesday, December 10th, 2014

AO On-Site – Miami: The Institute of Contemporary Art Inaugural Launch During Miami Art Week, December 2nd, 2014

Sunday, December 7th, 2014

Paris – Wim Delvoye at Galerie Perrotin Through October 31st, 2014

Wednesday, October 29th, 2014

Sotheby’s to Offer Modigliani Stone Sculpture Estimated at $45 Million

Monday, October 6th, 2014

Los Angeles – “Hammer Projects: Andra Ursuta” at the Hammer Museum Through May 25th, 2014

Friday, May 9th, 2014

New York – Margaret Lee: Closer to right than wrong/ Closer to wrong than right at Jack Hanley Gallery Through March 9th, 2014

Saturday, March 8th, 2014

New York – Josephine Meckseper at Andrea Rosen Gallery, through January 18th 2014

Thursday, January 16th, 2014

AO Recap and photoset: Art Basel Miami Beach, December 3rd-8th, 2013

Tuesday, December 10th, 2013

AO On-Site Summary and Photoset: Art Basel Miami Beach, December 4th – 9th, 2013

Thursday, December 5th, 2013

AO Fair Preview: Art Basel Miami Beach, December 4th-9th, 2013

Monday, December 2nd, 2013
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Robert Olnick Collection Set for Christie’s Sales Next Month

October 21st, 2016
lichtenstein-from-olnick-collection-via-bloombergReal Estate magnate Robert S. Olnick’s art collection is set to go on sale at Christie’s next month, counting major Agnes Martin and Roy Lichtenstein works among its holdings.  The first selecton works offered next month, are spread over both the evening and day sales, and are valued at a total of $20 million.  “It was really about them making the rounds and buying what they liked,” says Laura Paulson, deputy chairman of Christie’s Americas.

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Guy Wildenstein’s Fate to be Decided by Court Tribunal

October 21st, 2016

guy-wildenstein-via-nytGuy Wildenstein’s fate has been left to a tribunal following arguments in his tax evasion case, the NYT reports.  The judges will spend up to three months considering the case before reaching their decision, which could include jail time and a 250 million euro fine for alleged deceptions in how the works were held.  “The bank knows only what the family told them,” says Alexandre Bronstein, a laywer pushing a criminal case over several of the works seized from the Wildenstein collection.  
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Phillips Announces $12-$18 Million Clyfford Still for November Evening Sale

October 21st, 2016

clyfford-still-untitled-1948-1949-via-phillipsPhillips’s Robert Manley announced the auction house’s star lot for its upcoming November Contemporary Evening Sale in New York, a colorful Clyfford Still priced between $12 million and $18 million.  “Formerly in the collection of the artist’s friend and student, the painter Edward Dugmore, the painting has been off the market for decades and has never been to auction,” Manley notes of the work.
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