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Go See: Mark Rothko and JMW Turner at the BP British Art Displays at the Tate Britain through July 26th 2009

Thursday, April 2nd, 2009

UK Government Places Export Bar on Turner Painting

Wednesday, January 31st, 2018

Turner Contemporary to Host 2019 Turner Prize Show

Wednesday, May 24th, 2017

Tate Britain Rehangs Turner Galleries After Return of Works from Loan

Friday, August 5th, 2016

Former J.M.W. Turner Summer Home Focus of Massive Restoration

Wednesday, January 6th, 2016

Banker Faces Jail Time for Hiding Long-Lost Turner Painting

Thursday, June 18th, 2015

Research Uncovers Mislabeled Turner Watercolors in Tate Collection

Thursday, March 20th, 2014

Margate: Tracey Emin “She Lay Down Deep Beneath the Sea” at Turner Contemporary through September 23, 2012

Tuesday, August 7th, 2012

Go See – Margate, UK: “Revealed: Turner Contemporary Opens” through September 4th 2011

Saturday, April 16th, 2011

Go See – London: Turner and the Masters at Tate Britain, through January 31, 2010

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2009

Go See: J.M.W. Turner at the Metropolitan Museum of Art through September 1st

Friday, July 4th, 2008

Los Angeles — Ellen Gallagher: “Accidental Records” at Hauser & Wirth Through January 28th, 2018

Monday, December 18th, 2017

The Guardian Studies the Late Work of Great Artists

Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014

AO Newslink

Saturday, September 22nd, 2012

AO Auction Results: January 28th Christie’s and Sotheby’s Old Masters Auctions in New York: Some Succeed Amidst Weak Sales

Monday, February 2nd, 2009
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ICA Philadelphia Gets W.A.G.E. Certification

March 23rd, 2018

ICA Philly, via Art NewsThe ICA Philadelphia will be the first museum certified by Working Artists and the Greater Economy (W.A.G.E.), a New York-based organization pushing for sustainable economic relationships between artists and exhibiting institutions. “Our partnership with W.A.G.E. helps to set a new standard in the museum field, one that ensures equitable environments for the artists with whom we work,” director, Amy Sadao, said in a statement.“We’re proud to be the first museum to join this diverse group of arts and culture institutions across the U.S. who are certified, and hope that it will encourage other museums to do the same.”
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Art News Explores Controversy Over Helen Molesworth Firing

March 22nd, 2018

Helen Molesworth, via MOCAArt News has a piece exploring the firing of Helen Molesworth at MOCA in-depth, seeking to understand what the museum’s claims that she had been “undermining the museum.” The piece explores a series of public statements and quotes by the curator that were critical of MOCA and its programming choices.  “Everything that happens in museums is a microcosm of what happens in the world,” she says in one quote.  “I’ve been told that I have lot of ‘swagger’—code: gay, code: black. I have been told: Do I have to look at everything through the lens of identity politics?”
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Joan Jonas Profiled in The Guardian

March 22nd, 2018

Joan Jonas, via GuardianJoan Jonas gets a feature in The Guardian this week, as the artist opens her retrospective at the Tate Modern. “When I use a myth or a story or a literary text in my work, I often extract particular passages from a larger narrative that resonates with me,” she says. “In performance, the audience hears the text, recorded in advance or recited in real time, in fragments, and sees components – such as movements, props, drawings and video – that may relate only indirectly to the text. I don’t change the language, but rather I change the context, which opens up the text to different possibilities of meaning. I don’t illustrate; I juxtapose.”
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