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Desert X Biennial Returns to Saudi Arabia

Wednesday, December 8th, 2021

Desert X AlUla Prepares to Open Amid Criticism

Wednesday, February 12th, 2020

Desert X AlUla Annnounces Artist List

Tuesday, January 21st, 2020

LA Times Blasts Desert X’s Saudi Partnership

Wednesday, October 30th, 2019

Desert X Loses Early Donor Over Saudi Arabian Edition

Thursday, October 17th, 2019

Desert X to Open Saudi Arabian Edition, Drawing Criticism

Tuesday, October 8th, 2019

Artist’s Work Stolen from Desert X Show

Wednesday, March 13th, 2019

Desert X Biennial Puts Jenny Holzer Work on Hold After Environmental Concerns Raised

Wednesday, February 6th, 2019

Desert X Returns for 2019

Monday, January 28th, 2019

Desert X Announces Next Iteration for 2019

Friday, October 13th, 2017

Steel Monolith Found in Utah Desert, Some Believe It’s a Work by John McCracken

Wednesday, November 25th, 2020

Los Angeles – “Desert Painters of Australia Part II” at Gagosian Through September 6th, 2019

Friday, August 30th, 2019

New York – Fausto Melotti: “The Deserted City” at Hauser & Wirth Through October 27th, 2018

Tuesday, October 23rd, 2018

Doug Aitken Places Mirrored Ranch Home in California Desert

Tuesday, February 28th, 2017

Ugo Rondinone Installs Massive Rock Sculpture in Nevada Desert

Thursday, May 12th, 2016

Wim Delvoye Buys a Series of Desert Mansions in Iran

Saturday, April 30th, 2016

LACMA Calls for Defense of Nevada Desert Site of Michael Heizer’s “City”

Friday, March 20th, 2015

New York – “Richard Artschwager: The Desert” at David Nolan Gallery, Through Decmber 22nd, 2012

Thursday, December 20th, 2012

Don’t Miss – Cologne: Vija Celmins “Desert, Sea and Stars” at Museum Ludwig through July 17th, 2011

Friday, July 8th, 2011

AO Preview – Los Angeles: Frieze Art Fair and LA Art Week, February 13th – 17th, 2019

Monday, February 11th, 2019

Shanghai – Madsaki: “The Night is Long that Never Finds the Day” at Galerie Perrotin Through October 22nd, 2022

Friday, October 7th, 2022

New York – Christian Boltanski: “Départ – Arrivée” at Marian Goodman Through October 15th, 2022

Wednesday, September 14th, 2022

New York – Matthew Wong: “Paintings from Los Angeles 2016″ at Cheim & Read Through September 10th, 2022

Wednesday, September 7th, 2022

AO On-Site: A Weekend at Marfa Invitational Art Fair in West Texas, May 5th – 8th, 2022

Friday, May 27th, 2022
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Jean-Michel Basquiat Work at TEFAF 2017 Revealed as Fake by André Heller

November 3rd, 2022

Musician and artist André Heller fabricated a falsely attributed Jean-Michel Basquiat for sale at TEFAF in 2017, Art News reports. “In retrospect, the whole thing is, firstly, a childish prank. Secondly, it is naturally showing off. And thirdly, it is a stupid mixture of fiction and truth,” he says. “Just a private fairy tale.”
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Monica Bonvicini “Pauses” Representation with König Galerie After Allegations Against Founder

November 3rd, 2022

Monica Bonvicini has “paused” her relationship with König Galerie after sexual harassment allegations broke against its founder, Johann König.
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Oscar yi Hou Profiled in NYT

October 25th, 2022

Artist Oscar yi Hou gets the profile treatment in the New York Times this week, as he opens a show at the Brooklyn Museum. “I think by creating symbolic densities, you’re able to invite the viewer to pay more attention to the works,” he says. “I try to honor the opacity of the subject.”
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