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Cerith Wyn Evans Wins 2018 Hepworth Prize for Sculpture

Monday, November 19th, 2018

Paris – Cerith Wyn Evans: “as if, seeing in the manner of listening… hearing, as if looking” at Marian Goodman Through July 28th, 2017

Tuesday, July 25th, 2017

AO On-Site – Mexico City: Zona Maco at Centro Citibanamex, February 7th – 11th, 2018

Friday, February 9th, 2018

AO On-Site – New York: The Armory Show, March 1st – 5th, 2017

Thursday, March 2nd, 2017

AO Preview – New York: Armory Week in New York, February 28th – March 5th, 2017

Tuesday, February 28th, 2017

New York – Joseph Kosuth: “Agnosia, an Illuminated Ontology” at Sean Kelly Gallery Through December 19th, 2015

Thursday, December 17th, 2015

AO On Site – New York: ‘Contemplating the Void: Interventions in the Guggenheim’ featuring JONATHAN MEESE, PIPILOTTI RIST, THOMAS HIRSCHHORN and more. Through April 28, 2010

Monday, March 8th, 2010

Go See – St. Ives: ‘The Dark Monarch’ at Tate St. Ives through January 10, 2010

Sunday, November 8th, 2009

Francesca von Habsburg

Tuesday, December 25th, 2007
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NYT Notes Generation Gap in Online Art Sales

June 9th, 2020

As art sales go online, the NYT notes an increasing generation gap, with older buyers tapering off their purchases and younger buyers continuing to collect. “The resistance from older collectors is still there,” says Anders Petterson, founder of analytics firm ArtTactic.  “When there is no physical art world, how do you substitute that experience?” he added. “Younger people are a lot quicker to adapt.”
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Unrest Over Killing of George Floyd Forces Museums to Address Institutionalized Racism

June 9th, 2020

A piece in the New York Times charts pressure on institutions to address problems of systemic racism and injustice in their organizations, collections and programs, following the social unrest caused by the killing of George Floyd at the hands of the police.  “I do not think art museums have done enough,” says Chris Anagnos, executive director of the Association of Art Museum Directors. “We have dabbled around the edges of the work, but in our place of privilege we will never live up to the statement that ‘museums are for everyone’ unless we begin to confront, examine and dismantle the various structures that brought us to this point.”
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Art Basel Cancelled

June 9th, 2020

Art Basel has completely cancelled the 2020 edition of its fair in the Swiss town, after an attempt to move the fair’s dates to September.  “While there are signs of hope as individual countries are coming out of lockdown, the global situation remains precarious, and, unfortunately, too many uncertainties remain to go ahead with the fair,” the organization said in a statement. “These include the health risks posed by large gatherings, the limitations on intercontinental travel, and the unclear Swiss regulatory environment for shows of Art Basel’s size. Given these uncertainties, we believe that the best option concerning the Basel show is to focus on next year’s edition and delivering a fair of the exceptional international quality that the artworld expects.”
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