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Curator Christopher Y. Lew is Leaving his Position at The Whitney

Monday, November 15th, 2021

Christo and Jean-Claude’s Wrapped Arc de Triomphe Brings in 6 Million Visitors to Paris

Wednesday, November 10th, 2021

Christo’s Arc de Triomphe Project to Launch this September

Tuesday, June 15th, 2021

Guardian Features Snapshots of Christo’s Diaries and Organizers

Monday, February 8th, 2021

Christo and Jeanne-Claude Works to Go on Sale Next Year at Sotheby’s

Thursday, December 17th, 2020

Christoph Büchel Pressured to Return Boat Borrowed for Biennale to Sicily

Thursday, December 3rd, 2020

RIP: Christo, Who Worked on a Monumental Scale, Passes Away at 84

Monday, June 1st, 2020

Christopher Knight of LA Times Wins Pulitzer for Criticism

Tuesday, May 5th, 2020

Christo’s Arc de Triompe Wrap Postponed Until 2021

Monday, May 4th, 2020

New York – Christopher Williams: ‘Footwear (Adapted for Use)’ at David Zwirner Through April 18th, 2020

Tuesday, March 10th, 2020

Christopher Knight Wins Rabkin Foundation Lifetime Achievement Award

Tuesday, February 18th, 2020

Christoph Buchel to Show Boat that Sunk in Mediterranean, Killing 800, in Venice This Week

Monday, May 6th, 2019

Christo to Wrap Arc de Triomphe

Wednesday, April 3rd, 2019

Pace Gallery Launches “Partnership” with Christo

Wednesday, November 14th, 2018

Aspen Judge Issues Arrest Warrant for Slashing of Christopher Wool Painting

Thursday, May 3rd, 2018

Christo to Install “Mastaba” in London

Wednesday, April 11th, 2018

Christo to Install Mastaba Sculpture in Hyde Park Lake

Monday, January 29th, 2018

Erin Christovale Named Assistant Curator at Hammer Museum

Thursday, June 29th, 2017

Aspen Man Slashes $3 Million Christopher Wool Painting

Friday, May 5th, 2017

Annual Art Newspaper Attendance Survey Sees Christo Installation as World’s Most Visited Artwork for 2016

Thursday, March 30th, 2017

Art Newspaper Spotlights Christo’s Ongoing Work on “The Mastaba”

Friday, March 17th, 2017

Anne Ellegood and Erin Christovale to Curate 2018 Made in LA Biennale

Tuesday, February 14th, 2017

Christo Interviewed in The Guardian on Process for “Wrapped Reichstag”

Tuesday, February 7th, 2017

Christo Cancels Colorado River Project in Protest Over Trump Presidency

Friday, January 27th, 2017
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Michelangelo Sketch Sells for $24 Million in Paris

May 19th, 2022

A recently unearthed Michelangelo sketch, considered to be the artist’s first nude, has sold  at Christie’s Paris for a record 23 million euros ($24 million). “Michelangelo has decided to make the figure into something that corresponded more to his aesthetic by making him much more robust and monumental, while at the same time keeping the fragility of the figure, who is exposed and shivering” as he awaits baptism,” says Christie’s Old Masters expert Stijn Alsteens.
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Basquiat Work Sells for $85 Million at Phillips $224.9 Million Night

May 19th, 2022

The Jean-Michel Basquiat work from the collection of Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa had a strong return to auction last night at Phillips, where it achieved $85 Million, part of a total sale of  $224.9 million, the highest in the company’s history. 
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Independent Art Fair to Launch New Fair Around 20th Century Work

May 17th, 2022

The Independent Art Fair will launch a new fair in September this year that will focus on 20th Century Works. “Over the years, there has been a shift, with next-generation dealers showing a more diverse group of artists and territories, geographically, socially, politically,” says Independent director Elizabeth Dee. “They are looking forward and looking back, saying, ‘We need to have a canon that looks like our program.’”
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