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London – “Tony Cragg” At Lisson Gallery Through January 12th, 2013

Tuesday, December 18th, 2012

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

Monday, December 3rd, 2012

London – Yoko Ono: “To The Light” at Serpentine Gallery Through September 9th, 2012

Saturday, September 1st, 2012

London – Olafur Eliasson’s “Little Sun” at The Tate Modern through September 23, 2012

Tuesday, August 28th, 2012

Margate: Tracey Emin “She Lay Down Deep Beneath the Sea” at Turner Contemporary through September 23, 2012

Tuesday, August 7th, 2012

New York: Christian Marclay’s ‘The Clock’ at Lincoln Center through August 1, 2012

Monday, July 30th, 2012

London: Tino Sehgal’s ‘These Associations’ at the Tate Modern, July 24 through October 28, 2012

Wednesday, July 25th, 2012

AO Summary and Links – Hong Kong: Hong Kong International Art Fair, May 17–20, 2012

Monday, May 21st, 2012

London: Serpentine Gallery commissions Ai Weiwei and Herzog & de Meuron collaboration for 2012 Pavilion Series

Tuesday, February 7th, 2012

Go See – London: Taryn Simon’s “A Living Man Declared Dead and Other Chapters” at Tate Modern until September 6th, 2011

Monday, July 4th, 2011

Go See – London: Tracey Emin’s major retrospective “Love is What You Want” at the Hayward Gallery through August 29th, 2011

Monday, May 30th, 2011

AO Newslink

Tuesday, July 10th, 2012

AO Newslink

Tuesday, May 8th, 2012

AO Fair Preview: Art Basel Miami Beach, December 4th-9th, 2013

Monday, December 2nd, 2013

Basel, Switzerland: Art Basel 2013 Preview, June 13th-16th, 2013

Tuesday, June 11th, 2013

Berlin – Peter Fischli and David Weiss at Sprüth Magers Through April 13th, 2013

Thursday, April 4th, 2013

Liverpool – “Sky Arts Ignition: Doug Aitken – The Source” at Tate Liverpool, through January 13th, 2013

Friday, October 26th, 2012

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

Monday, June 18th, 2012

AO On Site – Performa 2011 – New York: Elmgreen & Dragset at Skirball Center for the Performing Arts, November 1 & 3, 2011

Sunday, November 6th, 2011

Art News – Grayson Perry Named Royal Academician

Saturday, March 26th, 2011

Newslinks for Monday, August 3, 2009

Monday, August 3rd, 2009
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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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