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Gallery to Recreate Joan Miró’s Studio at Armory Show

Monday, January 25th, 2016

Allegedly Fake Joan Miró Works at Center of Lawsuits in Istanbul

Friday, October 16th, 2015

Go See – London: Joan Miró – The Ladder of Escape at the Tate Modern through September 11th, 2011

Thursday, September 1st, 2011

Breaking: Mona Hatoum Awarded 2011 Joan Miró Prize

Monday, February 7th, 2011

Go See: Joan Miró, Painting and Anti-Painting, 1927-37 at MoMA, NYC through Jan. 12

Saturday, November 8th, 2008

Miró’s Grandson Auction’s Painters Works to Help Refugree Crisis Relief

Sunday, May 22nd, 2016

New York – Joan Miró: “Oiseaux dans L’Espace” at Nahmad Contemporary Through July 18th, 2015

Wednesday, July 8th, 2015

Portugal Will Move Forward on the Sale of 85 Miró Works from the National Collection

Monday, September 1st, 2014

Angolan Millionaire Makes Reported Bid for Portugal’s Miró Artworks

Saturday, April 5th, 2014

Missing Miró Recovered at Spanish Art Handling Company

Saturday, October 12th, 2013

Lausanne – “Miró: Poetry and Light” at Fondation de l’Hermitage, through October 27th 2013

Friday, September 13th, 2013

AO On Site- London: Joan Miro, “The Ladder of Escape” at Tate Modern through September 11th, 2011

Wednesday, April 27th, 2011

Go See- New York: "Miró: The Dutch Interiors" at The Metropolitan Museum of Art through January 17, 2011

Wednesday, October 6th, 2010

Iranian Contemporary Art Collection to Travel to Berlin

Friday, May 13th, 2016

New York – Fausto Melotti at Hauser and Wirth Through June 18th, 2016

Saturday, May 7th, 2016

AO On-Site – New York: The 22nd Annual Armory Show at Piers 92 & 94, March 3rd – 6th, 2016

Thursday, March 3rd, 2016

AO Auction Recap – London: Christie’s Impressionist, Modern and Art of the Surreal Evening Sales, February 2nd 2016

Tuesday, February 2nd, 2016

AO Auction Preview – London: Impressionist, Modern and Surrealist Sales, February 2nd-3rd, 2016

Tuesday, February 2nd, 2016

London – Alexander Calder: “Performing Sculpture” at the Tate Modern Through April 3rd, 2016

Wednesday, January 27th, 2016

Trailer Carrying $250,000 in Art Stolen from LA Industrial Park

Thursday, January 21st, 2016

New York – Alberto Burri: “The Trauma of Painting” at the Guggenheim Through January 6th, 2016

Wednesday, December 30th, 2015

AO Auction Recap – New York: Christie’s Impressionist and Modern Evening Sale, November 12th, 2015

Friday, November 13th, 2015

AO Auction Results – New York: Sotheby’s Impressionist and Modern Evening Sale, November 5th, 2015

Friday, November 6th, 2015

AO Auction Recap – New York: Sotheby’s Taubman Masterworks Sale, November 4th, 2015

Wednesday, November 4th, 2015
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Paddle8 Sees Significant Lay-offs, Departures After Auctionata Merger

May 25th, 2016

Paddle 8, via Art NewsFollowing its merger with Auctionata, Paddle8 has seen a series of high-profile departures and lay-offs, Art News reports.  Editorial Director Sarah Hanson in particular was one of the lay-offs, which sources indicate means that the company will do away with or drastically scale back its editorial arm.  “A merger is an inevitable inflection point, and in the past month Paddle8 has seen the departure of some of our colleagues in the lead up to and following our merger with Auctionata,” co-founder Osman Khan said.  “Some left to pursue other passions and opportunities, and others as a result of corporate restructuring. In all cases, we are grateful for their contributions to Paddle8.”
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Alex Katz Interviewed in The Telegraph

May 25th, 2016

Alex Katz, via TelegraphAlex Katz is profiled in the Telegraph this week, as the artist completes a new series of paintings for a show at London’s Serpentine Galleries, and reflects on his inspirations, among them Cézanne’s landscapes.  “I was looking at his stuff and saying: ‘See, the guy couldn’t paint, it’s terrible, this is overworked’ – stuff like that,” he says. “Then, when I got on a train, all I could see were Cézanne landscapes. His vision is so strong that it dominates your mind. And that, for me, is the highest thing an artist can do.”
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BBC Reports on Massive Restoration for Acid Damaged Old Master Painting

May 25th, 2016

Repairing the work, via BBCThe BBC reports on the 10-year restoration process for Sebastiano del Piombo’s The Adoration of the Shepherds, an ambitious undertaking that sought to repair the damage caused by the removal of the work from its original surface using acid.  Conservators have been repairing acid damage and removing added layers of paint to the work before attempting to return the work to its original form. “We were delving down to discover if we could uncover the original and, knowing there was damage, whether we could reconstruct those so we could hang the painting as a painting, rather than as an archaeological fragment,” says Rupert Featherstone of The Hamilton Kerr Institute, which worked to repair the piece at the Fitzwilliam Museum.
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