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New York – James Angus, Rikrit Tiravanija, Jonathan Horowitz at Gavin Brown’s Enterprise Through March 23rd, 2013

Friday, March 22nd, 2013

AO On-Site: Independent NY at Spring Studios, March 2nd – 5th, 2017

Thursday, March 2nd, 2017

AO On Site Photoset – New York: Frieze Art Fair Summary at Randall’s Island Park, May 4-7, 2012

Thursday, May 10th, 2012

AO On Site – New York: ‘John Chamberlain: Choices’ at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum through May 13, 2012

Monday, March 5th, 2012

Deceased Artists

Thursday, July 7th, 2011

AO on Site – New York: The Bruce High Quality Foundation's 'Field of Dreams' Saturday, July 24th, 2010 in Prospect Park, Brooklyn

Monday, July 26th, 2010

AO on site – Final installment and news summary – Art Basel, Switzerland, sets attendance records, sets very positive tone, concludes

Monday, June 21st, 2010

Art Observed Newslinks for Monday, April 27, 2009

Monday, April 27th, 2009

New Phillips de Pury Howick Place Opening Early 2008

Tuesday, September 4th, 2007
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Paintings By Queen Victoria Head to Auction in London

January 20th, 2023

A rare pair of floral paintings by Queen Victoria will go to auction next week, expecting prices of £8,000 and £10,000, Art News reports. 
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Michael Rakowitz Proposes Gift of Fourth Plinth Statue to British Museum in Exchange for Return of Assyrian Arifacts to Iraq

January 20th, 2023

Iraqi-American artist Michael Rakowitz is proposing that the British Museum return one of its ancient Assyrian treasures to Iraq in exchange for the donation of his fourth plinth sculpture to the UK. “As I pondered my gift to the nation of Great Britain, I began to fantasise that it could be attached to a second gift: the return of one of the British Museum’s lamassu to the country of Iraq, to replace what was destroyed by Daesh [or Islamic State],” he writes in an open letter.
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Art News Traces Continued Challenges of Repatriation at The Met

January 20th, 2023

Art News has a piece this week discussing ongoing issues with repatriation at The Met, reviewing some disputed works still on view. “Once you know that someone is acquiring artifacts without looking too closely as a source, the first thing you should do is look deeper,” says Erin Thompson, an associate professor of art crime at John Jay College of Criminal Justice.
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