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Leon Black Purchases Former Site of Knoedler Gallery for New Home

Tuesday, August 19th, 2014

Leon Black’s Publishing House Confirms Purchase of Artspace

Thursday, August 14th, 2014

Publishing House Owned by Leon Black In Talks to Acquire Artspace

Wednesday, August 13th, 2014

Collector and Private-Equity Magnate Leon Black Makes Art & Auction Power List

Wednesday, November 27th, 2013

Leon Black is the buyer of Raphael’s “Head of a Young Apostle”

Saturday, June 22nd, 2013

Hedge Fund Billionaire Ken Griffin Donates $10 to MCA Chicago

Tuesday, February 24th, 2015

AO Newslink

Monday, October 8th, 2012

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Monday, September 17th, 2012

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Monday, July 23rd, 2012

AO Newslink

Wednesday, July 11th, 2012

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Thursday, June 28th, 2012

Thursday, March 29th, 2012

AO Auction Preview – Fall Auction Week in New York City, November 13th to 16th, 2017

Monday, November 13th, 2017

New York: TEFAF New York Spring Debut at Park Avenue Armory, May 4th-8th, 2017

Saturday, May 6th, 2017

New York – “2015:1947″ at Equity Gallery through November 28th, 2015

Monday, November 23rd, 2015

AO On-Site: Art Basel at Messe Basel, June 18th-21st, 2015

Thursday, June 18th, 2015

AO On-Site – Miami Beach: Art Basel Miami Beach at the Miami Beach Convention Center, December 3rd – 7th, 2014

Thursday, December 4th, 2014

New York – Isa Genzken: “Retrospective” at MoMA Through March 10th, 2014

Tuesday, January 21st, 2014

AO On Site – New York: Frieze VIP Preview on Randall’s Island Through May 13, 2013

Friday, May 10th, 2013

Paris – Kehinde Wiley: “The World Stage: France, 1880 – 1960″ at Galerie Daniel Templon Through December 24th, 2012

Friday, December 21st, 2012

Art Observed’s Art Basel Miami Beach 2012 Guide to Fairs and Events with Newslink Summary

Monday, December 3rd, 2012

AO On Site – Art 43 Basel Final Photoset and AO News Wrapup

Monday, June 18th, 2012

AO On Site – Paris: Kiki Smith ‘Chasing Shadows’ at Galerie Lelong through June 30, 2012

Sunday, June 10th, 2012

Tuesday, March 13th, 2012
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Ghent Museum Embroiled in Controversy Over Fake Russian Avant-Garde Works

January 18th, 2018

Museum Fine Arts Ghent, via Art NewspaperA major controversy is boiling over in Ghent over an exhibition that featured over 25 works attributed to Russian avant-garde artists like Kazimir Malevich and Wassily Kandinsky, which are being labeled as fake by a group of curators and museum professionals.  The news broke thanks to an open letter published by the group of professionals which is printed in full today at the Art Newspaper.
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Moscow Embarking on Building Project to Recreate itself as “Cultural Capital”

January 18th, 2018

Rendering of GES2, via Art NewspaperMoscow is set to embark on a project to build its own “Museum Mile,” part of a project by the Russian city to make it a “cultural capital of the world.” “The idea arrived after understanding the level of cultural segregation in which Moscow has been for so long,” says Teresa Mavica of the V-A-C Foundation. “It’s time for the Russian capital to become more open, for institutions to work together and themselves become an important actor of the social movement—that is what I mean by an art revolution.”
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Renovations at Corcoran Lead to Criticism from Current Students

January 18th, 2018

Corcoran, via City PaperWashington City Paper spotlights the current construction underway at the Corcoran Gallery and George Washington University Art School, and the issues it has caused for current students, some of whom accuse the institution of endangering their health.  “In terms of this being an environmentally safe place to be, it is, and if it were not, I would shut it down,” said Darell Darnell, senior associate vice president for safety and security at the George Washington University.
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