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Jan Krugier’s Collection to Go to the Auction Block at Christie’s

Tuesday, October 29th, 2013

Don’t Miss – New York: ‘A Century of Picasso’ at Jan Krugier Gallery, through July 6, 2010

Thursday, July 1st, 2010

Second Half of Krugier Collection to Sell at Sotheby’s Next Month

Wednesday, January 15th, 2014

Christie’s to Offer Works from Krugier Collection This Fall

Saturday, September 14th, 2013

Christie’s Will Auction Krugier Collection

Monday, July 22nd, 2013

AO Auction Recap – London: Impressionist and Modern Evening Sales, June 23-24th, 2014

Thursday, June 26th, 2014

AO – Auction Results: Christie’s Impressionist & Modern Art Evening Sale, November 5, 2013

Wednesday, November 6th, 2013

Newslinks for Sunday, November 23rd, 2008

Sunday, November 23rd, 2008

The Vernissage Via Hikari

Wednesday, December 5th, 2007

Sotheby's stock drops after a disappointing sale

Thursday, November 8th, 2007

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

Monday, June 21st, 2010

AO On Site Report #2 – Art Basel, Switzerland, Focus on Quality Drives Buyers

Friday, June 18th, 2010

AO Onsite: FIAC Has Begun in Paris and will run through October 25th

Thursday, October 22nd, 2009
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New York — “Words Without Thoughts Never to Heaven Go” at Almine Rech Gallery Through December 16th, 2017

December 14th, 2017

Words Without Thoughts Never to Heaven Go (Installation View)
Words Without Thoughts Never to Heaven Go (Installation View)

Almine Rech Gallery, one of Paris’s foremost galleries, opened its first New York location more than a year ago on the Upper East Side, bringing with it a unique program that mixes a strong artist roster with a consistently adventurous curatorial project.  For its most recent venture, the gallery has brought together key figures from the canon of 20th century Western art for Words Without Thoughts Never to Heaven Go. Adapting its title from a line in Shakespeare’s Hamlet, the exhibition investigates ways artists use text as an allegorical element. Serving as a chronological and thematic starting point to the exhibition is Être ou ne pas être, Picasso’s 1912 painting considered as one of the foremost examples of appropriation of text in modern painting. Declaring “to be or not be” in French with gouache on paper, Picasso not only pays homage to one of the most emblematic texts ever written, but he also questions the mimetic essence of a painting. Can a painting of words serve to depict an image?
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Clearing Gallery Opens Shop Uptown

December 14th, 2017

Clearing Gallery's uptown space, via Art NewsClearing Gallery has opened a new space in New York City, setting up a second location at 43 East 78th Street. “We have private dealers, galleries, and museums around, so it’s a super location,” says gallery owner Olivier Babin. “As much as Bushwick is off the beaten path, this is in the center of everything. I mean, we’re across the street from the Carlyle!”
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American Collectors Rarely Sell Prized Works Once Purchased

December 13th, 2017

Christie's, via NY postA new study finds that few American art collectors sell their works once they have purchased them, the New York Post reports. “Collectors don’t apply the same principles to buying art that they would to a typical investment portfolio of stocks and bonds,” says John Mathews, head of private wealth management and ultra-high net worth at UBS Americas. “It is important, however, to institute management structures to ensure their legacy remains protected, correctly valued and insured.”
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