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AO On-Site – Venice: Cathy Wilkes at the British Pavilion of the Venice Biennale Through November 24th, 2019

Friday, May 10th, 2019

Sarah Lucas Selected for 2015 British Pavilion Exhibition in Venice

Monday, March 24th, 2014

AO On-Site – Venice: Jeremy Deller’s English Magic, The British Pavilion at The 2013 Venice Biennale

Monday, June 10th, 2013

AO On Site at the 54th Venice Biennale 2011: Preview of Mike Nelson’s “I, Impostor” at the British Pavilion

Sunday, June 5th, 2011

AO On-Site – Venice: The National Pavilions at the Venice Biennale Through November 24th, 2019

Friday, May 10th, 2019

Freelands Foundation Issues Report on Gender Disparity in British Arts

Thursday, June 14th, 2018

London: Serpentine Summer Pavilion Design by Frida Escobedo Unveiled

Tuesday, February 13th, 2018

AO On-Site – Venice: The National Pavilions at the Venice Biennale, May 13th – November 26th, 2017

Saturday, May 13th, 2017

Francis Kéré Tapped to Design the Serpentine Summer Pavilion in London

Tuesday, February 21st, 2017

Venice – The National Pavilions at the Venice Biennale Through November 22nd, 2015

Wednesday, May 13th, 2015

London – Sou Fujimoto: “Serpentine Gallery Pavilion” at Serpentine Gallery through October 30th, 2013

Tuesday, August 6th, 2013

Prince Harry Banner Removed from Jeremy Deller’s Great Britain Pavilion

Friday, May 31st, 2013

The Vatican Gets Contemporary Art Pavilion at Venice Biennale

Tuesday, March 19th, 2013

AO On Site at the 54th Venice Biennale 2011: Preview (with photoset and interview) of Christian Boltanski’s “Chance” at the French Pavilion

Wednesday, June 1st, 2011

Jean Nouvel to design the 10th Serpentine Gallery Pavilion, London

Friday, March 26th, 2010

AO On Site – Venice Biennale – Liam Gillick at the German Pavilion

Friday, June 5th, 2009

Phyllida Barlow Profiled in The Guardian

Thursday, May 11th, 2017

Phyllida Barlow Interviewed in The Guardian

Tuesday, May 9th, 2017

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

Sunday, May 3rd, 2015

Washington, D.C. – Jeremy Deller: “English Magic” at The Hirshhorn Through August 31st, 2014

Saturday, August 30th, 2014

Jeremy Deller to Release Downloadable Free Artwork

Monday, May 5th, 2014

AO On-Site – Venice: The 55th Venice Biennale, Opening Day

Thursday, May 30th, 2013

AO On Site at the 54th Venice Biennale 2011: Final Overview and News Summary

Monday, June 6th, 2011

2009 Venice Biennale – Art Observed summary of press preview weekend

Tuesday, June 9th, 2009
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Art News Charts Acquisitions and Sales Speculations Among Mega-Galleries

May 22nd, 2019

A piece in Art News notes the increased pace of acquisition of artists and artists’ estates by Hauser & Wirth of late, and looks at the sizes and purported earnings of each of the mega-galleries. “Gagosian was reputed to gross the most: roughly $1 billion a year,” says writer Michael Shnayerson. “The others were said to be closer to $250 million each, but claimed to do better.”
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Brooklyn Academy of Music Workers Move to Unionize

May 22nd, 2019

Administrative workers and cinema staff at Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM) in New York are trying to unionize, Artforum reports. “We are here because we believe in BAM’s mission,” the new union’s Twitter account posted last month. “Through unionization, we raise our morale, pride, and job satisfaction. Our union will make BAM stronger, more democratic, and more sustainable. BAM is a cultural institution that stands for freedom of expression, innovation, and open dialogue. However, as administrative staff, we need a truly powerful voice of our own in our workplace.”
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Knight Foundation Gives $1.7 Million to PBS

May 22nd, 2019

The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation has given a $1.7 million gift to PBS, Art News reports. “This initiative raises the visibility of artists working across the U.S., north to south and east to west, in cities large and small,”says Victoria Rogers, the Knight Foundation’s vice president for arts. “Through its iconic national programming and expanded digital presence, PBS NewsHour’s Canvas elevates art as national news, bringing arts directly to millions of people on their screens big and small.”
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