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New York — Aline Kominsky-Crumb & R. Crumb: “Drawn Together” at David Zwirner Through February 18th, 2017

Friday, February 17th, 2017

London – Martin Creed: “What’s the Point of it?” at Hayward Gallery Through May 5th, 2014

Friday, May 2nd, 2014

New York – Thomas Nozkowski: “16 x 20″ at Pace Gallery Through February 15th, 2018

Thursday, February 15th, 2018

Los Angeles – Joe Bradley: “Eric’s Hair” at Gagosian Gallery Through April 8th, 2017

Sunday, April 2nd, 2017

New York – Matt Johnson: “Wood Sculpture” at 303 Gallery Through February 25th, 2017

Tuesday, January 31st, 2017

New York – Katharina Grosse’s Commission for “Rockaway” at Fort Tilden Park Through November 30th, 2016

Wednesday, July 6th, 2016

Italy Pledges €300 Million to Restoring Heritage Sites

Monday, January 11th, 2016

Outcry Over Sale Classic Works in Ireland Halts Christie’s Old Masters Sale

Friday, June 26th, 2015

Hong Kong – Jake & Dinos Chapman: “The Sum of All Evil” at White Cube, through August 31st 2013

Sunday, July 28th, 2013

Los Angeles – Urs Fisher at MOCA through August 19th, 2013

Friday, July 12th, 2013

AO On Site – New York: Agathe Snow at Maccarone Gallery through April 28, 2012

Tuesday, April 17th, 2012

Go See – New York: ‘September 11′ at MoMA PS1 through January 9, 2012

Wednesday, October 26th, 2011

AO On Site – NYC: “Salad days” at The Journal Gallery Through December 15th, 2010 (with Video Interview and Editorial by Patrick Meagher)

Tuesday, December 14th, 2010

AO On Site – 6th Berlin Biennial for Contemporary Art: ‘what is waiting out there’ through August 8, 2010

Friday, June 11th, 2010

Go See – 'Notations/Bruce Nauman: Days and Giorni' at Philadelphia Museum of Art through April 4, 2010

Thursday, March 18th, 2010

Art Observed Newslinks For Wednesday December 16th, 2009

Wednesday, December 16th, 2009

AO Onsite Auction Results – London: Phillips de Pury & Company Contemporary Art Day Sale Saturday 17th October, many pieces go unsold

Monday, October 19th, 2009

AO On Site – Philadelphia: Marcel Duchamp “Étant donnés” at Philadelphia Museum of Art, through November 29, 2009

Sunday, September 6th, 2009

Mike Nelson’s “Psychic Vacuum”

Tuesday, October 9th, 2007
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Armed Robbers Break into TEFAF, Causing Evacuation

June 28th, 2022

A group of armed men broke into TEFAF Maastricht this week in an attempted robbery, causing an evacuation of the fair.  “TEFAF has robust procedures in the event of a security breach,” a spokesperson for the fair said. “These were precisely followed, and all visitors, exhibitors and staff were safely evacuated. The fair has now reopened.”
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Michelangelo Sketch Sells for $24 Million in Paris

May 19th, 2022

A recently unearthed Michelangelo sketch, considered to be the artist’s first nude, has sold  at Christie’s Paris for a record 23 million euros ($24 million). “Michelangelo has decided to make the figure into something that corresponded more to his aesthetic by making him much more robust and monumental, while at the same time keeping the fragility of the figure, who is exposed and shivering” as he awaits baptism,” says Christie’s Old Masters expert Stijn Alsteens.
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Basquiat Work Sells for $85 Million at Phillips $224.9 Million Night

May 19th, 2022

The Jean-Michel Basquiat work from the collection of Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa had a strong return to auction last night at Phillips, where it achieved $85 Million, part of a total sale of  $224.9 million, the highest in the company’s history. 
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