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RIP: Glenn O’Brien, Writer and Downtown Icon, Aged 70

Saturday, April 8th, 2017

Glenn O’Brien Profiled in New York Times

Friday, November 13th, 2015

Berlin – “Sed Tantum Dic Verbo (Just Say The Word)” at Blain|Southern, through December 20th 2014

Wednesday, December 17th, 2014

AO On Site – Art 43 Basel Final Photoset and AO News Wrapup

Monday, June 18th, 2012

AO Newslink

Friday, April 27th, 2012

AO Onsite – New York: Project on Creativity with Chuck Close at the New Museum, Wednesday, May 26th, 2010

Monday, May 31st, 2010

Newslinks for Monday, February 2, 2009

Monday, February 2nd, 2009

AO OnSite: Making Intellectual Conversation Possible at ‘The Impossible Collection’ Dinner Hosted By Assouline, Accompanied Literary Society at The Mondrian Hotel

Wednesday, December 10th, 2008

[Update] AO Onsite: The Art of War: Andrew Cramer’s Art War paintball tournament hosted by Accompanied Literary Society and CreateThe Group, Raleigh Hotel Art Basel Miami Beach, Saturday, December 6th, 200

Wednesday, December 10th, 2008
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Rocker Alice Cooper Discovers Long Lost Andy Warhol Electric Chair in Collection

July 25th, 2017

Andy Warhol, Red Electric Chair, via GuardianRock and Roll superstar Alice Cooper has reportedly discovered a lost Andy Warhol Electric Chair painting in his collection, a piece that could be worth several million dollars, The Guardian reports. “Truthfully, at the time no one thought it had any real value,” Cooper’s manager, Shep Gordon says. “Andy Warhol was not ‘Andy Warhol’ back then. And it was all a swirl of drugs and drinking. But you should have seen Alice’s face when Richard Polsky’s estimate came in.”
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Kunstmuseum Bern Takes Control of First Works From Gurlitt Horde

July 25th, 2017

Kunstmusuem Bern art research, via Art NewspaperThe Kunstmuseum Bern in Switzerland has taken control of the first works from the Cornelius Gurlitt art horde, spurring new research into the work’s provenance in the Swiss city. “It is impossible to separate the Gurlitt collection from […] the debate about Nazi-looted art,” says Nina Zimmer, the director of the Kunstmuseum Bern. “I am glad the museum’s board took on this responsibility.”
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Private Sales Drastically Down at Christie’s

July 24th, 2017

Christie's, via NYTA recent report on the year’s auction health sees auction sales slightly improving, while private sales are drastically down at Christie’s, the Financial Times reports. Christie’s CEO Guillaume Cerutti has attributed this to the “counter-cyclical relationship” between auctions and private sales.
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