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W Magazine Spotlights Maxwell Graham and his Essex Street Gallery

Tuesday, March 25th, 2014

AO Onsite Monday November 9th – New York: Nicolas Pol’s “The Martus Maw,” curated by Vladimir Restoin-Roitfeld, at 80 Essex Street through December 10, 2009

Tuesday, November 10th, 2009

Salem’s Peabody Essex Retools the Traditional Museum Model

Tuesday, January 29th, 2013

AO Preview – Miami Art Week in Miami Beach, December 5th – 10th, 2017

Monday, December 4th, 2017

AO Preview – Paris: FIAC Art Fair at the Grand Palais, October 19th – 22nd, 2017

Wednesday, October 18th, 2017

AO Preview – Miami Beach: Miami Art Week and Art Basel Miami Beach, November 30th – December 4th, 2016

Sunday, November 27th, 2016

AO On-Site: Art Basel Miami Beach 2015 at the Miami Beach Convention Center, December 3rd-6th, 2015

Thursday, December 3rd, 2015

AO On-Site: Frieze London at Regent’s Park, October 15th-18th, 2014

Thursday, October 16th, 2014

AO Preview – London: Frieze Art Fair in Regent’s Park, October 17th-20th, 2013

Tuesday, October 15th, 2013

Mike Nelson’s “Psychic Vacuum”

Tuesday, October 9th, 2007

Go See – Brussels: Ugo Rondinone 'New Horizon' at Almine Rech Gallery through January 14, 2012

Wednesday, December 14th, 2011

AO Newslinks for Tuesday December 1st, 2009

Tuesday, December 1st, 2009

Go See: Zeng Fanzhi at Acquavella Galleries, through May 15, 2009

Tuesday, April 28th, 2009
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Cuban artists fear crackdown after Tania Bruguera arrest

December 7th, 2018

Tania Bruguera, via GuardianThe Guardian profiles how Cuban artists are fearing a government crackdown on artists in the wake of Tania Bruguera’s arrest this week over a new law restricting artistic speech in the country. “The decree criminalizes independent art activity,” the Cuban-American artist Coco Fusco says. “It allows a cadre of roving censors to go around issuing fines, to take away your equipment. These are not liberal individuals – if you are a rap musician and they simply don’t like your lyrics, they will shut you down. These draconian actions already take place but this law systemizes it.”
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Art Newspaper Explores Market for Street Art

December 7th, 2018

Keith Haring, via Art NewspaperArt Newspaper profiles the increasingly high popularity of street art in mainstream art fairs, and questions how it is affecting the medium. According to adviser Lisa Schiff, sales of street artists like the recent bidding war for KAWS prints at Art Basel “encourages pure speculation; it’s an empty value-making system. Street art should disrupt the commercial and institutional setting. I don’t want it in a museum or a fair.”
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MoMA PS1 Art Handlers Continue Protest

December 7th, 2018

Marley Freeman, via NYTThe NYT profiles the recent protests by MoMA PS1 art handlers over pay and worker rights at the museum, as they demand equal pay to the museum workers across the East River at the main museum space. “I feel as an artist worker you’re betwixt and between,” handler and artist Marley Freeman said in a telephone interview. “You aren’t seen as a professional art handler. At PS1 they are always treating us like this is just temporary work we’re doing between other things.”
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