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Whitney’s Jay Sanders Named Executive Director at Artists Space

Tuesday, February 14th, 2017

Go See – New York: Kiki Smith ‘Sojourn’ at the Brooklyn Museum through September 12, 2010

Monday, February 22nd, 2010

New York – Asad Raza’s “Home Show,” on View Through December 20th, 2015

Saturday, December 26th, 2015

New York — “Serialities” at Hauser Wirth Through April 8th, 2017

Friday, March 31st, 2017

AO On-Site – Miami Beach: Untitled Art Fair on Ocean Drive, November 30th – December 4th, 2016

Wednesday, November 30th, 2016

New York – Rene Ricard: “Remember” at Half Gallery Through September 8th, 2014

Friday, September 5th, 2014

Artist Ronnie Cutrone Dies On Sunday, July 21, 2013

Tuesday, July 23rd, 2013

New York – AO On Site: Independent Curators International Annual Fall Benefit & Auction, Monday, November 19th, 2012

Tuesday, November 20th, 2012

AO On Site – New York: 12th Annual RxArt Auction and Party At Milk Gallery, Monday, November 12th, 2012

Wednesday, November 14th, 2012

AO Onsite – New York: Bushwick Open Studios Friday June 1st to Sunday June 3rd, 2012

Monday, June 4th, 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

Doha, Qatar: Takashi Murakami at the Museum of Islamic Art through June 24, 2012

Thursday, March 1st, 2012

Thursday, November 10th, 2011

Go See – London: Gilbert and George 'The Urethra Postcard Pictures' at White Cube through February 19th, 2011

Monday, January 24th, 2011

AO Auction Preview: Christie's and Sotheby's hold their biggest ever sales of Impressionist and Modern art in London

Monday, June 21st, 2010

AO On Site – New York: Knight’s Move at SculptureCenter, through July 26, 2010

Sunday, May 9th, 2010

AO On Site: Under The Influence at Phillips De Pury, New York, MARCH 25, 2008

Wednesday, March 26th, 2008

Go See: Gerhard Richter at Marian Goodman Gallery in Paris

Sunday, January 27th, 2008
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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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Getty Museum Survives Brutal California Wildfires

December 13th, 2017

Getty, via ReutersThe Getty has survived a week of chaotic wildfires, keeping its collection intact while flames raged around the museum by wetting the surrounding hills with water and closing off all air intake valves. “By putting all these bells and whistles in, we are able to wet down our hillsides, close intake valves and keep smoke and debris out,” says Linda Somerville, assistant director of insurance and risk management for the J. Paul Getty Trust.
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The Frick Collection Acquires First Work in 30 Years

December 13th, 2017

François-Pascal-Simon Gérard, via ArtforumThe Frick Collection has acquired its first work since 1991, a 7-feet-tall portrait of Prince Camillo Borghese by François-Pascal-Simon Gérard, Artforum reports. “The last opportunity the Frick had to purchase a major French School painting was nearly thirty years ago, with the acquisition of [Jean-Antoine] Watteau’s Portal of Valenciennes,” director Ian Wardropper says. “Today, it is deeply rewarding to have the rare opportunity to bring to the museum such an important work as this one, a historic portrait we feel would have compelled Henry Clay Frick. While the portrait has been shown in Rome, it has never been seen publicly in America.”


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