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New York – Lucas Samaras: “Album 2″ at Pace Gallery Through June 27th, 2015

Thursday, June 18th, 2015

AO On Site – New York: Lucas Samaras “XYZ” At Pace Gallery Through October 28th, 2012

Tuesday, October 23rd, 2012

Don’t Miss – New York: Lucas Samaras “Poses / Born Actors” at Pace Gallery Through December 24, 2010

Wednesday, December 22nd, 2010

Lucas Samaras

Monday, March 31st, 2008

AO On-Site – New York: The ADAA Art Show at Park Avenue Armory, March 1st – 6th, 2016

Monday, March 7th, 2016

AO Preview – Miami: Art Basel and Miami Art Week, December 3rd-7th, 2014

Sunday, November 30th, 2014

New York- “Grounded” at Pace Gallery through February 22nd, 2014

Sunday, February 16th, 2014

AO Newslink

Monday, September 24th, 2012

AO Onsite – Basel: Art 43 Basel 2012 Set to Begin

Tuesday, June 12th, 2012

Living Artists

Thursday, July 7th, 2011

AO On Site photoset/news summary – New York: Armory Show – The Day One Preview, March 2nd, 2011

Thursday, March 3rd, 2011

Art News – New York: Chuck Close and Kehinde Wiley collaborate With ShowMedia and Art Production Fund on Taxi Cab Adverts Through January

Monday, January 10th, 2011

New York – “Chuck Close” At Pace Gallery, Through December 22nd, 2012

Tuesday, December 4th, 2012
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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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Marc Chagall Painting from National Gallery of Canada Features in Christie’s May Sale in New York

March 22nd, 2018

Chagall-La-Tour-Eiffel, via Art Market MonitorA 1929 Marc Chagall painting of the Eiffel Tower in Paris is being sold by the National Gallery of Canada at Christie’s this May in New York, and will be used to pay for new acquisitions.  “Filled with an air of sensuous, passionate romance, Marc Chagall’s La Tour Eiffel (estimate: $6-9 million) encapsulates the wonderfully poetic style that emerged in his oeuvre during the 1920s and 1930s,” the auction house said in a statement. “It was during this period that he experienced unprecedented period of happiness, stability, comfort and professional success amidst.”
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