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Steve McQueen Recognized with Johannes Vermeer Award

Thursday, September 8th, 2016

Two masterpieces, by Claude Monet and Johannes Vermeer, get star treatment in New York: Vermeer at the Met and Monet at MoMA

Monday, September 14th, 2009

Johannes Vermeer

Monday, December 1st, 2008

Hidden Cupid Found Under Vermeer Painting

Tuesday, May 7th, 2019

Vermeer’s Famed “Girl With a Pearl Earring” To Undergo Extensive Research

Wednesday, February 28th, 2018

Vermeer’s Diverse Painting Techniques Explored in Guardian Article

Friday, August 11th, 2017

Louvre in Midst of Chaos After Vermeer Opening

Thursday, March 9th, 2017

Researcher Claims to Have Found Site of Vermeer’s ‘Little Street’

Wednesday, December 30th, 2015

Trailer Released for “Tim’s Vermeer”

Tuesday, February 4th, 2014

New York – Vermeer, Rembrandt, and Hals: “Masterpieces of Dutch Painting from the Mauritshuis” at The Frick Collection Through January 19th, 2014

Wednesday, December 18th, 2013

Magician and Inventor Explore Vermeer’s Work in New Documentary

Tuesday, July 30th, 2013

Jacob Ochtervelt Painting Formerly Looted by Nazis to Go to Auction at Sotheby’s

Thursday, May 3rd, 2018

Rijksmuseum Attributes Six New Works to Hercules Segers

Wednesday, September 21st, 2016

German Culture Minister Promises New Museum for Old Masters in 4 to 6 Years

Tuesday, January 8th, 2013

Deceased Artists

Thursday, July 7th, 2011

Go See – New York: Philip-Lorca diCorcia “Eleven” at David Zwirner through March 5th, 2011

Tuesday, February 22nd, 2011
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NYT Notes Generation Gap in Online Art Sales

June 9th, 2020

As art sales go online, the NYT notes an increasing generation gap, with older buyers tapering off their purchases and younger buyers continuing to collect. “The resistance from older collectors is still there,” says Anders Petterson, founder of analytics firm ArtTactic.  “When there is no physical art world, how do you substitute that experience?” he added. “Younger people are a lot quicker to adapt.”
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Unrest Over Killing of George Floyd Forces Museums to Address Institutionalized Racism

June 9th, 2020

A piece in the New York Times charts pressure on institutions to address problems of systemic racism and injustice in their organizations, collections and programs, following the social unrest caused by the killing of George Floyd at the hands of the police.  “I do not think art museums have done enough,” says Chris Anagnos, executive director of the Association of Art Museum Directors. “We have dabbled around the edges of the work, but in our place of privilege we will never live up to the statement that ‘museums are for everyone’ unless we begin to confront, examine and dismantle the various structures that brought us to this point.”
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Art Basel Cancelled

June 9th, 2020

Art Basel has completely cancelled the 2020 edition of its fair in the Swiss town, after an attempt to move the fair’s dates to September.  “While there are signs of hope as individual countries are coming out of lockdown, the global situation remains precarious, and, unfortunately, too many uncertainties remain to go ahead with the fair,” the organization said in a statement. “These include the health risks posed by large gatherings, the limitations on intercontinental travel, and the unclear Swiss regulatory environment for shows of Art Basel’s size. Given these uncertainties, we believe that the best option concerning the Basel show is to focus on next year’s edition and delivering a fair of the exceptional international quality that the artworld expects.”
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