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AO Auction Recap – London: Sotheby’s Contemporary Evening Sale, October 17th, 2013

Thursday, October 17th, 2013

AO auction preview: Major Post-War & Contemporary Art Evening Sales, New York, May 14-17. 2013.

Monday, May 13th, 2013

AO Auction Results – New York: Christie’s Post-War and Contemporary Evening Sale, November 15th, 2016

Wednesday, November 16th, 2016

AO Auction Recap – New York: Christie’s Post-War and Contemporary Evening Sale, May 10th, 2016

Wednesday, May 11th, 2016

Jose Mugrabi Sued by Christie’s Over Missed Payments on Basquiat Work

Tuesday, March 1st, 2016

Schulhof Family Sues Art Advisor Over Alleged Basquiat Fraud

Saturday, August 31st, 2013

New York – AO Auction Results: Phillips Contemporary Evening Sale, Thursday May 16, 2013.

Friday, May 17th, 2013

GO SEE: UBS OPENINGS: NEO-EXPRESSIONIST PAINTINGS FROM THE 1980s AT THE TATE MODERN, LONDON, THROUGH APRIL 13, 2009

Monday, November 24th, 2008
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British Collection of Sculpture to be Catalogued Online

February 22nd, 2019

The full collection of sculpture in the holdings of the British Nation will be catalogued online, the Guardian reports. “The variety, the range, is just stunning and what is extraordinary is that it is going to be so much more global,” says Andrew Ellis, director of Art UK, the non-profit in charge of the project. “Paintings are predominantly a western European tradition but the sculpture collection we are bringing together is from across the world, and you can see that already. There are Buddhas, there are Hindu reliefs in Northampton from the 12th century and that is just the first thousand records.”
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State Hermitage Museum Evacuated Over Bomb Threat

February 22nd, 2019

The State Hermitage Museum in Saint Petersburg was evacuated on Thursday, February 21 due to a bomb threat, Artforum reports. A number of other institutions in the city received similar threats the same day.
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Survey Notes Drop in Museum Arts Funding

February 22nd, 2019

A new report from SMU DataArts at Southern Methodist University in Dallas notes a drop in large institutions’ non-profit arts funding in recent years, Art News reports.  “With art museums you see a pretty sober picture,” says Zannie Voss, director of SMU DataArts. “If you look at size, small- and medium-size organizations saw an increase in returns on fund-raising over time. It was the large organizations that saw a decrease. What it says is that it’s the large institutions that are encountering the most struggle in this area.”
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