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Hito Steyerl Calls for German State-Funded Institutions to Stop Showing Her Work

Wednesday, October 30th, 2019

New York – Hito Steyerl at Artist’s Space Through May 24th, 2015

Saturday, April 11th, 2015

New York – Gina Beavers: “The Life I Deserve” at MoMA PS1 Through September 2nd, 2019

Tuesday, July 16th, 2019

London – Marcel Broodthaers: Un Jardin D’Hiver at Hauser & Wirth Through November 18th, 2017

Monday, November 13th, 2017

New York – Trevor Paglen: “A Study of Invisible Images” at Metro Pictures Through October 21st, 2017

Wednesday, October 18th, 2017

Münster – Skulptur Project Münster, Through October 1st, 2017

Thursday, September 28th, 2017

New York – “Dreamlands: Immersive Cinema and Art, 1905–2016″ at the Whitney Museum Through February 5th, 2017

Sunday, January 22nd, 2017

AO On-Site – Berlin: “The Present in Drag,” the 9th Berlin Biennale at the Kunstakademie Berlin and The European School of Management and Technology Through September 18th, 2016

Monday, July 11th, 2016

Rhizome Announces Participants for Seven on Seven Conference

Tuesday, April 12th, 2016

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

Thursday, December 3rd, 2015

UK’s Artes Mundi Prize Announces Shortlist

Sunday, September 20th, 2015

New York – “Scenes for a New Heritage: Contemporary Art from the Collection” at MoMA Through April 10th, 2016

Monday, September 7th, 2015

German Artists in Venice Protest Greek Austerity Measures

Friday, July 17th, 2015

Venice – The National Pavilions at the Venice Biennale Through November 22nd, 2015

Wednesday, May 13th, 2015

AO Preview – Venice, Italy – “All the World’s Futures,” the 56th Venice Biennale, May

Sunday, May 3rd, 2015
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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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