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Museum Dedicated to Fernand Léger and André Mare Set to Open this Summer in Normandy

Tuesday, January 22nd, 2019

Studio Museum in Harlem Launches New Initiative Placing Reproduced Works in Public Schools

Wednesday, October 10th, 2018

Rubell Family Collection Moving to Allapattah Neighborhood of Miami

Monday, November 28th, 2016

British Museum Considers Move to London’s Olympic Park

Tuesday, April 12th, 2016

Moscow – Louise Bourgeois: “Structures of Existence: The Cells” at the Garage Museum of Contemporary Art, through February 7th, 2016

Monday, January 18th, 2016

Groningen, Netherlands: Song Dong: “Life is Art. Art is Life” at the Groninger Museum Through November 1st, 2015

Monday, September 28th, 2015

Berlin to Build Modern Art Museum in Challenging Locale

Tuesday, August 18th, 2015

New York – Chris Ofili: “Night and Day” at The New Museum Through January 25th, 2015

Wednesday, January 7th, 2015

New York – Dan Graham and Günther Vogt: “The Roof Garden Commission” at the Metropolitan Museum of Art Through November 2nd, 2014

Wednesday, August 27th, 2014

The New Museum Unveils Limited Edition Skateboard

Monday, August 4th, 2014

Museum of Modern Art Examines Gaugin’s Polynesian Odyssies

Friday, March 14th, 2014

Donald Judd’s New York Home to Open as Museum

Friday, April 5th, 2013

New York City – “1993: Experimental Jet Set, Trash and No Star” at the New Museum Through May 26th, 2013

Wednesday, March 6th, 2013

New York – “Come Closer: Art Around the Bowery 1969-1989″ at the New Museum through January 6th, 2012

Monday, November 5th, 2012

Washington, D.C. – “Ai Weiwei: According to What?” at the Hirshhorn Museum, October 7th, 2012 – February 24th, 2013

Tuesday, October 9th, 2012

New York – Mickalene Thomas: “Origin of the Universe” at The Brooklyn Museum Through January 20th, 2013

Wednesday, October 3rd, 2012

Berlin – Diane Arbus: Retrospective at Martin-Gropius-Bau Museum Through September 23rd, 2012

Thursday, September 13th, 2012

AO On Site – Los Angeles: Cai Guo-Qiang at the Museum of Contemporary Art’s Geffen Contemporary through July 30, 2012

Thursday, April 12th, 2012

AO On Site – Los Angeles: Michael Heizer ‘Levitated Mass’ Travels to the Los Angeles County Museum of Art for Permanent Installation, March 10, 2012

Thursday, March 15th, 2012

AO On Site: The 76th Whitney Biennial 2012 VIP Pre-Show and Overview at the Whitney Museum through May 27, 2012

Thursday, March 8th, 2012

Taipei, Taiwan: Ai Weiwei 'Ai Weiwei, Absent' at Taipei Fine Arts Museum through January 29, 2012

Thursday, January 19th, 2012

AO Interview – New York: Aleksandra Mir at the Whitney Museum, through February 19, 2012

Tuesday, November 1st, 2011

AO On Site – New York: Opening of Carsten Höller ‘Experience’ at the New Museum through January 12, 2011

Wednesday, October 26th, 2011

Go See – Rotterdam: “The One and the Many” by Elmgreen & Dragset in the Submarine Wharf at the Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen through September 25th, 2011

Monday, August 29th, 2011
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Protests Lead to Calls for Removing Sackler Family Name from Harvard Buildings

January 23rd, 2019

Sackler Protests, via ArtforumFollowing the continued protests against the Sackler Family, a number of politicians and activists are pressuring Harvard to remove the Sackler name from a number of its buildings, including its arts museum. The news comes a day after The Met announced it was reviewing its gift acceptance policies over similar criticism and legal threats.
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Lehmann Maupin Accuses Former Director of Stealing Trade Secrets

January 23rd, 2019

Bona Yoo, Art NewsLehmann Maupin Gallery filed suit against former director Bona Yoo, accusing the dealer of “stealing trade secrets” and altering the gallery’s files before moving on to Lévy Gorvy Gallery in New York as sales director.  “Lehmann Maupin brought this lawsuit purely out of spite towards a former employee who, in Lehmann Maupin’s own words, was ‘a valuable leader at the gallery.’ Ms. Yoo intends to vigorously defend herself against her former employer’s baseless and vengeful claims,” Yoo’s lawyer, Tibor Nagy says.
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Foundation for Contemporary Arts Names 2019 Grant Recipients

January 23rd, 2019

Tania Bruguera at Tate Modern (Installation View), via Art ObservedThe Foundation for Contemporary Arts in New York has named 18 artists who will receive unrestricted grants of $40,000, including Tania Bruguera and Mika Tajima. “It’s always an overwhelming but fantastic experience seeing how much amazing stuff is out there that you might not otherwise know about,” says board member Cecily Brown. “One big thing is that [receiving a grant] is a sign of respect from your peers, and hopefully it can really help someone to not do their day job for a while and buy the time to really put into one’s own work. Even just being able to focus on one’s work full-time is a huge difference.“
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