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Gustave Courbet

Monday, March 24th, 2008

Art Newspaper Looks at History of Courbet’s “Origin of the World”

Saturday, December 24th, 2016

Collector Claims to Have Found a New Piece of Courbet’s “Origin of the World”

Friday, February 8th, 2013

GO SEE: Realist French painter Courbet at the Met until May 18

Friday, February 29th, 2008

AO On-Site – New York: SPRING/BREAK Art Fair at 4 Times Square, February 28th – March 6th, 2017

Saturday, March 4th, 2017

New York – “Goulding the Lolly” at Gavin Brown Through July 30th, 2016

Thursday, July 28th, 2016

AO Auction Results – New York: Christie’s “The Artist’s Muse” Curated Sale, November 9th, 2015

Tuesday, November 10th, 2015

AO Fair Recap – Hong Kong: Art Basel Hong Kong, March 15th – 17th, 2015

Wednesday, March 18th, 2015

Monaco – Mickalene Thomas: “Femme au divan II” at École Supérieure d’Arts Plastiques Pavillon Bosio Through August 31st, 2014

Thursday, August 21st, 2014

Moscow: John Baldessari: “1+1=1” at Garage Center for Contemporary Culture Through November 24th 2013

Saturday, November 23rd, 2013

New York – Balthus: “Cats and Girls – Paintings and Provocations” At the Metropolitan Musuem of Art Through January 12th, 2013

Thursday, October 31st, 2013

New York – “The Impressionist Line from Degas to Toulouse-Lautrec: Drawings and Prints from the Clark” at The Frick Collection, Through June 16th 2013

Tuesday, June 11th, 2013

AO On Site Photoset – Art Basel Miami Beach 2011: Gabriel Orozco’s ‘Art Basel Conversations’ Annual Panel Discussion Series, December 1, 2011

Saturday, December 3rd, 2011

AO On Site – New York: Opening of Vik Muniz at Sikkema Jenkins & Co. through October 15, 2011

Friday, September 23rd, 2011

Deceased Artists

Thursday, July 7th, 2011

Go See – Chexbres, Switzerland – Marcel Duchamp and the Forestay Waterfall through June 13, 2010

Tuesday, May 25th, 2010
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New Yorker Profiles MoMA’s Recent Acquisition of Chris Ofili’s “Holy Virgin Mary”

May 23rd, 2018

Chris Ofili, Holy Virgin Mary, via BloombergThe New Yorker has a piece on the infamous battle between Rudy Giuliani and Chris Ofili over the artist’s The Holy Virgin Mary, which the then-mayor sought to have removed from a show at the New Museum, and which has now been acquired by MoMA. “When we acquired the work and put it in front of our committee, it looked like it had descended from Heaven,” MoMA curator Laura Hoptman says.
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Germany Looks to Increase Arts Funding by $353 million

May 23rd, 2018

Grutters, via ArtforumGerman minister of culture Monika Grütters has announced plans to increase the nation’s arts funding by approximately $353 million. Grütters feels the budget sends “a strong signal that culture is the foundation for our open and democratic society.” 
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LA Times Profiles Strong Growth for Nigerian Art Market

May 23rd, 2018

Art X Lagos, via LA TimesA piece in the LA Times this week notes the surging popularity of Nigerian art on the international market, and the institutions springing up to cater to a thriving market. “There’s a generation of young, vibrant artists of Nigerian or African origin who have felt that the gallery infrastructure in West Africa is not sufficiently developed for them to connect with the international art market from their home base,” says Tokini Peterside, founder of the Art X Lagos art fair. “For generations, when it comes to exporting its cultural capital and so many other things, Africa has had to go overseas.”
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