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Los Angeles – Rashid Johnson: “Black and Blue” at David Kordansky Through October 30th, 2021

Wednesday, September 29th, 2021

Rashid Johnson wins NAACP Image Award for “Native Son”

Tuesday, February 25th, 2020

New York – Rashid Johnson: “The Hikers” at Hauser and Wirth Through January 25th, 219

Wednesday, January 8th, 2020

Rashid Johnson Profiled in The Guardian

Monday, November 25th, 2019

Rashid Johnson-Directed “Native Son” Acquired by HBO

Friday, January 25th, 2019

Rashid Johnson Profiled in The Guardian

Tuesday, June 6th, 2017

Artists Adam Pendleton, Rashid Johnson, Ellen Gallagher and Julie Mehretu Buy Nina Simone’s Birthplace

Friday, March 3rd, 2017

New York – Rashid Johnson: “Fly Away” at Hauser and Wirth Through October 22nd, 2016

Sunday, September 18th, 2016

Rashid Johnson Appointed to Guggenheim Board

Sunday, July 24th, 2016

London – Rashid Johnson: “Smile” at Hauser & Wirth Through March 7th, 2015

Thursday, March 5th, 2015

AO On Site – New York: Rashid Johnson ‘Rumble’ at Hauser & Wirth through February 25, 2012

Saturday, February 18th, 2012

AO On-Site – Miami Beach: Art Basel Miami Beach, December 1st – 4th, 2021

Wednesday, December 1st, 2021

AO On-Site: Frieze New York at The Shed, May 5th – 9th, 2021

Wednesday, May 5th, 2021

David Kordansky Profiled in NYT Over Efforts to Deeply Engage with Social Injustice

Wednesday, October 21st, 2020

AO Auction Recap – New York: Post-War and Contemporary Evening Sales, November 13th – 14th, 2019

Thursday, November 14th, 2019

Istanbul Biennial Announces Artist List

Friday, June 14th, 2019

AO On-Site – Miami Beach: Art Basel Miami Beach at the Miami Beach Convention Center, December 6-9th, 2018

Thursday, December 6th, 2018

AO On-Site – London: Frieze Art Fair at Regent’s Park, October 4th – 7th, 2018

Friday, October 5th, 2018

Hong Kong – Art Basel Hong Kong at the Hong Kong Convention Center, March 29th – 31st, 2018

Thursday, March 29th, 2018

AO On-Site – Chicago: EXPO Chicago Art Fair, September 13th – 17th, 2017

Sunday, September 17th, 2017

AO On-Site – Hong Kong: Art Basel Hong Kong at the Hong Kong Convention Center, March 23 – 25th, 2017

Thursday, March 23rd, 2017

New York — “Blackness in Abstraction” at Pace Gallery Through August 19th, 2016

Monday, August 8th, 2016

Artists Donate Work to Benefit Anti-Gun Violence Group

Thursday, July 7th, 2016

AO Preview – Basel: Art Basel Week Through June 19th, 2016

Monday, June 13th, 2016
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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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Independent Art Fair to Launch New Fair Around 20th Century Work

May 17th, 2022

The Independent Art Fair will launch a new fair in September this year that will focus on 20th Century Works. “Over the years, there has been a shift, with next-generation dealers showing a more diverse group of artists and territories, geographically, socially, politically,” says Independent director Elizabeth Dee. “They are looking forward and looking back, saying, ‘We need to have a canon that looks like our program.’”
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