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AO Auction Results – London: Phillips 20th Century and Contemporary Evening Sale, June 29th, 2017

Thursday, June 29th, 2017

Los Angeles – “Histories of a Vanishing Present: A Prologue” at The Mistake Room, Through February 20th, 2016

Saturday, February 20th, 2016

Los Angeles – Oscar Murillo: “Distribution Center” At The Mistake Room Through April 12th, 2014

Thursday, April 10th, 2014

AO On Site Photoset – New York: Brooklyn Museum Annual Gala ‘The Brooklyn Artists Ball’ April 18, 2012

Thursday, April 19th, 2012

New York: ‘Grisaille’ at Luxembourg & Dayan extended through January 28, 2012

Thursday, January 26th, 2012

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

Monday, June 6th, 2011

AO Auction Results: Old Masters Week at Christie’s and Sotheby’s in London – numerous records set at two ground-breaking auctions

Thursday, December 10th, 2009

AO On Site – New York: PLOT/09 – 'This World & Nearer Ones' on Governors Island through the Summer

Thursday, July 16th, 2009

Go See: Cy Twombly: 'The Rose' at Gagosian Gallery, London through May 9th, 2009

Wednesday, March 4th, 2009
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Bartolomé Esteban Murillo Work Discovered in North Wales

November 22nd, 2017

Lost Murillo, via The GuardianA lost 17th Century masterpiece by Bartolomé Esteban Murillo has been rediscovered in North Wales. “It is an absolute masterpiece,” art scholar Benito Navarrete Prieto says. “Magnetic.”
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Telegraph Notes Focus on Liquidity Energizing Recent Auctions

November 22nd, 2017

Cy Twombly, Untitled (2005), final price $46,437,500, via Christie'sThe Telegraph has an interesting article on the wildly successful recent cycle of art sales, noting collectors’ increasing draw towards liquid assets like art.  The piece draws connections to other assets currently burgeoning on the market, including Bitcoin, and notes the appeal of these goods as collectors seek stable investments outside national currencies and stock.
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Met Museum Receives $80 Million Gift

November 19th, 2017

Irvings, via Art NewsThe Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York has received $80 million from trustee Florence Irving, the Art News reports.  “The Irvings have been inspirational donors in building the museum’s collections and galleries of Asian Art since 1987,” says Daniel H. Weiss, the museum’s president and CEO. “This additional gift is truly transformative for the Met, and will ensure that the legacy of scholarship, programming, and collection-building they have been so instrumental in building will continue to thrive.”
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