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David Zwirner to Represent Njideka Akunyili Crosby

Sunday, November 11th, 2018

Njideka Akunyili Crosby and Rafa Esparza Named to Hammer Museum Artist Council

Saturday, May 5th, 2018

Trevor Paglen, Njideka Akunyili Crosby Awarded MacArthur Genius Grants

Thursday, October 12th, 2017

Njideka Akunyili Crosby Interviewed in W Magazine

Friday, August 18th, 2017

Artist Njideka Akunyili Crosby Interviewed in FT Podcast

Wednesday, January 11th, 2017

London— Njideka Akunyili Crosby: “Portals” at Victoria Miro Through November 5th, 2016

Sunday, November 6th, 2016

AO Preview – Venice: “May You Live in Interesting Times,” The 58th Venice Biennale, May 11th – November 24th, 2019

Monday, May 6th, 2019

New York – “God Made My Face: A Collective Portrait of James Baldwin” at David Zwirner

Sunday, February 17th, 2019

Istanbul Biennial Announces Artist List for Exhibition

Wednesday, July 26th, 2017

Hirshhorn Museum Dedicates Fall Gala to Group of 31 Women Artists

Monday, July 17th, 2017

AO Auction Results – London: Christie’s Post-War and Contemporary Evening Sale, March 7th, 2017

Tuesday, March 7th, 2017
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Art News Charts Acquisitions and Sales Speculations Among Mega-Galleries

May 22nd, 2019

A piece in Art News notes the increased pace of acquisition of artists and artists’ estates by Hauser & Wirth of late, and looks at the sizes and purported earnings of each of the mega-galleries. “Gagosian was reputed to gross the most: roughly $1 billion a year,” says writer Michael Shnayerson. “The others were said to be closer to $250 million each, but claimed to do better.”
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Brooklyn Academy of Music Workers Move to Unionize

May 22nd, 2019

Administrative workers and cinema staff at Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM) in New York are trying to unionize, Artforum reports. “We are here because we believe in BAM’s mission,” the new union’s Twitter account posted last month. “Through unionization, we raise our morale, pride, and job satisfaction. Our union will make BAM stronger, more democratic, and more sustainable. BAM is a cultural institution that stands for freedom of expression, innovation, and open dialogue. However, as administrative staff, we need a truly powerful voice of our own in our workplace.”
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Knight Foundation Gives $1.7 Million to PBS

May 22nd, 2019

The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation has given a $1.7 million gift to PBS, Art News reports. “This initiative raises the visibility of artists working across the U.S., north to south and east to west, in cities large and small,”says Victoria Rogers, the Knight Foundation’s vice president for arts. “Through its iconic national programming and expanded digital presence, PBS NewsHour’s Canvas elevates art as national news, bringing arts directly to millions of people on their screens big and small.”
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