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New York – Mark Leckey: “Containers and Their Drivers” at MoMA PS1 Through March 5th, 2017

Monday, February 6th, 2017

Mark Leckey Profiled in NYT

Monday, October 24th, 2016

AO On Site – New York: Mark Leckey’s ‘The Long Tail’ in MoMA’s Performance Exhibition Series October 1st, 2nd and 3rd, 2009

Saturday, October 10th, 2009

Mark Leckey wins UK’s 2008 Turner Prize

Tuesday, December 2nd, 2008

New York – Sascha Braunig: “Shivers” at MoMA PS1 Through March 5th, 2017

Saturday, March 4th, 2017

Anicka Yi Wins the 2016 Hugo Boss Prize at the Guggenheim

Friday, October 21st, 2016

Arts Council Announces New Commissions for 70th Anniversary

Saturday, January 16th, 2016

Hugo Boss Prize Shortlist Announced

Sunday, October 25th, 2015

AO On-Site – London: Frieze Art Fair in Regent’s Park, October 14th – 17th, 2015

Wednesday, October 14th, 2015

New York – Group Show: “The Husk” at Untitled Through August 2nd, 2014

Tuesday, July 29th, 2014

Six Artists on the Shortlist for Empty Fourth Plinth

Thursday, September 5th, 2013

‘Out of Memory’ at Marianne Boesky Gallery through May 18,2013

Friday, May 17th, 2013

AO Newslink

Thursday, May 3rd, 2012

Living Artists

Thursday, July 7th, 2011

AO On Site – Basel: ART 40 BASEL opened today, initial reports indicate solid activity

Wednesday, June 10th, 2009

Go See: Turner Prize show at the Tate Britain, London, Sept 30th through Jan 18

Monday, September 29th, 2008
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New Yorker Profiles MoMA’s Recent Acquisition of Chris Ofili’s “Holy Virgin Mary”

May 23rd, 2018

Chris Ofili, Holy Virgin Mary, via BloombergThe New Yorker has a piece on the infamous battle between Rudy Giuliani and Chris Ofili over the artist’s The Holy Virgin Mary, which the then-mayor sought to have removed from a show at the New Museum, and which has now been acquired by MoMA. “When we acquired the work and put it in front of our committee, it looked like it had descended from Heaven,” MoMA curator Laura Hoptman says.
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Germany Looks to Increase Arts Funding by $353 million

May 23rd, 2018

Grutters, via ArtforumGerman minister of culture Monika Grütters has announced plans to increase the nation’s arts funding by approximately $353 million. Grütters feels the budget sends “a strong signal that culture is the foundation for our open and democratic society.” 
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LA Times Profiles Strong Growth for Nigerian Art Market

May 23rd, 2018

Art X Lagos, via LA TimesA piece in the LA Times this week notes the surging popularity of Nigerian art on the international market, and the institutions springing up to cater to a thriving market. “There’s a generation of young, vibrant artists of Nigerian or African origin who have felt that the gallery infrastructure in West Africa is not sufficiently developed for them to connect with the international art market from their home base,” says Tokini Peterside, founder of the Art X Lagos art fair. “For generations, when it comes to exporting its cultural capital and so many other things, Africa has had to go overseas.”
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