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AO News: Once-Disputed Pablo Picasso painting owned by The Andrew Lloyd Weber Art Foundation to be sold at Christie’s, London for Record-Breaking asking price

Thursday, March 18th, 2010

AO Preview – Frieze London Art Fair in Regent’s Park, October 6th – 9th, 2016

Monday, October 3rd, 2016

American Airlines Sued for Damages to Lucio Fontana Work

Tuesday, February 16th, 2016

New York Times Takes a Look at Unique Museum and Exhibition Space Designs

Friday, May 16th, 2014

Whistler’s London Home On-Sale for $30 Million

Sunday, November 3rd, 2013

New York – James Turrell at The Guggenheim Museum Through September 25th, 2013

Friday, August 9th, 2013

Vaduz, Liechtenstein – “Kiki Smith. Seton Smith. Tony Smith.” at Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein Through April 28th 2013

Thursday, April 25th, 2013

New York: Group Show Curated by Tom Burr – “Now I am quietly waiting for the catastrophe of my personality to seem beautiful again, and interesting, and modern” at Bortolami Gallery Through October 27th, 2012

Tuesday, September 25th, 2012

AO On Site: “Art Of Another Kind,” Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, through September 12, 2012

Thursday, July 26th, 2012

AO Newslink

Sunday, July 1st, 2012

AO On Site – Los Angeles: Pacific Standard Time Crosscurrents in L.A. Painting and Sculpture, 1950-1970 at the J. Paul Getty Museum through February 5, 2012

Thursday, January 12th, 2012

Martin Boyce announced as Winner of Turner Prize 2011 at the Baltic Arts Center in Gateshead

Tuesday, December 6th, 2011

Go See – Gateshead, UK: Turner Prize at BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art 2011 through January 8, 2012

Sunday, November 13th, 2011

Go See – London: Marina Abramović at Lisson Gallery through November 13, 2010

Friday, October 29th, 2010

Go See – London: Joseph Cornell and Karen Kilimnik at Sprueth Magers through August 27, 2010

Friday, August 6th, 2010

AO Auction Results: Christie’s Impressionist and Modern Works; a large number of works fail to sell at the most valuable art auction ever held in the U.K., June 23, 2010

Thursday, June 24th, 2010

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: ‘Contemplating the Void: Interventions in the Guggenheim’ featuring JONATHAN MEESE, PIPILOTTI RIST, THOMAS HIRSCHHORN and more. Through April 28, 2010

Monday, March 8th, 2010

Go See – New York: Tino Sehgal at The Guggenheim Museum through March 10

Friday, March 5th, 2010

Go See-New York: Kandinsky at the Guggenheim Museum, New York through January 10th 2010

Saturday, October 3rd, 2009

Newslinks for Tuesday, September 1st, 2009

Tuesday, September 1st, 2009

Newslinks for Saturday, May 23rd, 2009

Saturday, May 23rd, 2009

Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum

Thursday, December 11th, 2008

Steve Wynn’s newly repaired $139 million Picasso joins New York show at Acquavella Galleries

Monday, September 29th, 2008
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ICA Philadelphia Gets W.A.G.E. Certification

March 23rd, 2018

ICA Philly, via Art NewsThe ICA Philadelphia will be the first museum certified by Working Artists and the Greater Economy (W.A.G.E.), a New York-based organization pushing for sustainable economic relationships between artists and exhibiting institutions. “Our partnership with W.A.G.E. helps to set a new standard in the museum field, one that ensures equitable environments for the artists with whom we work,” director, Amy Sadao, said in a statement.“We’re proud to be the first museum to join this diverse group of arts and culture institutions across the U.S. who are certified, and hope that it will encourage other museums to do the same.”
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Art News Explores Controversy Over Helen Molesworth Firing

March 22nd, 2018

Helen Molesworth, via MOCAArt News has a piece exploring the firing of Helen Molesworth at MOCA in-depth, seeking to understand what the museum’s claims that she had been “undermining the museum.” The piece explores a series of public statements and quotes by the curator that were critical of MOCA and its programming choices.  “Everything that happens in museums is a microcosm of what happens in the world,” she says in one quote.  “I’ve been told that I have lot of ‘swagger’—code: gay, code: black. I have been told: Do I have to look at everything through the lens of identity politics?”
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Joan Jonas Profiled in The Guardian

March 22nd, 2018

Joan Jonas, via GuardianJoan Jonas gets a feature in The Guardian this week, as the artist opens her retrospective at the Tate Modern. “When I use a myth or a story or a literary text in my work, I often extract particular passages from a larger narrative that resonates with me,” she says. “In performance, the audience hears the text, recorded in advance or recited in real time, in fragments, and sees components – such as movements, props, drawings and video – that may relate only indirectly to the text. I don’t change the language, but rather I change the context, which opens up the text to different possibilities of meaning. I don’t illustrate; I juxtapose.”
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