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Amsterdam – Anish Kapoor & Rembrandt van Rijn at Rijksmuseum Through March 6th, 2016

Sunday, January 10th, 2016

Rembrandt May Stay in UK as Buyer Considers Museum Donation

Monday, October 26th, 2015

France Making Efforts to Purchase Rembrandt Work

Monday, September 28th, 2015

Oil Painting Suspected to Be Early Rembrandt Sells for $870,000 in New Jersey

Thursday, September 24th, 2015

Dutch Government Pledges €80 million Towards Rembrandt Portraits

Tuesday, September 22nd, 2015

Painting Reattributed to Rembrandt After Lengthy Research Process

Wednesday, June 10th, 2015

Morgan Library Digitizes Collection of Rembrandt Etchings

Friday, May 23rd, 2014

Restored Rembrandt Placed on View After Lengthy Authentication Process

Wednesday, May 7th, 2014

Rembrandt Painting Recovered After 15 Year Search

Monday, March 24th, 2014

New York – Vermeer, Rembrandt, and Hals: “Masterpieces of Dutch Painting from the Mauritshuis” at The Frick Collection Through January 19th, 2014

Wednesday, December 18th, 2013

Work in British National Trust Identified as £20 million Rembrandt Self-Portrait

Monday, March 18th, 2013

Twice Stolen Rembrandt Recovered in Serbia

Thursday, March 14th, 2013

$27 million worth of Miro, Rembrandt, Matisse and Pollock stolen in Monterey, California

Wednesday, September 30th, 2009

‘Rembrandt Laughing’, now authenticated, worth $30-$40M versus purchase at $4.5M last October

Wednesday, June 25th, 2008

Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn

Monday, March 24th, 2008

‘Age of Rembrandt’ opens at the Met

Friday, September 21st, 2007

Paris – Robert Longo: “Luminous Discontent” at Galerie Thaddeus Ropac through May 22nd, 2016

Wednesday, May 18th, 2016

New York – Fausto Melotti at Hauser and Wirth Through June 18th, 2016

Saturday, May 7th, 2016

Iranian Government Replaces Billboards with Masterpieces in Tehran

Sunday, May 10th, 2015

New York – Henri Matisse: “The Cut-Outs” at MoMA Through February 10th, 2015

Wednesday, January 21st, 2015

London – AO Preview: Frieze Art Fair in Regent’s Park, October 15th – 18th, 2014

Monday, October 13th, 2014

The Guardian Studies the Late Work of Great Artists

Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014

Paris – Sophie Calle: “Dérobés” at Galerie Perrotin Through January 11th, 2014

Friday, January 10th, 2014

Paris – Hiroshi Sugimoto: “Accelerated Buddha” at Fondation Pierre Bergé Yves Saint Laurent Through January 26th, 2014

Saturday, December 28th, 2013
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Paddle8 Sees Significant Lay-offs, Departures After Auctionata Merger

May 25th, 2016

Paddle 8, via Art NewsFollowing its merger with Auctionata, Paddle8 has seen a series of high-profile departures and lay-offs, Art News reports.  Editorial Director Sarah Hanson in particular was one of the lay-offs, which sources indicate means that the company will do away with or drastically scale back its editorial arm.  “A merger is an inevitable inflection point, and in the past month Paddle8 has seen the departure of some of our colleagues in the lead up to and following our merger with Auctionata,” co-founder Osman Khan said.  “Some left to pursue other passions and opportunities, and others as a result of corporate restructuring. In all cases, we are grateful for their contributions to Paddle8.”
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Alex Katz Interviewed in The Telegraph

May 25th, 2016

Alex Katz, via TelegraphAlex Katz is profiled in the Telegraph this week, as the artist completes a new series of paintings for a show at London’s Serpentine Galleries, and reflects on his inspirations, among them Cézanne’s landscapes.  “I was looking at his stuff and saying: ‘See, the guy couldn’t paint, it’s terrible, this is overworked’ – stuff like that,” he says. “Then, when I got on a train, all I could see were Cézanne landscapes. His vision is so strong that it dominates your mind. And that, for me, is the highest thing an artist can do.”
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BBC Reports on Massive Restoration for Acid Damaged Old Master Painting

May 25th, 2016

Repairing the work, via BBCThe BBC reports on the 10-year restoration process for Sebastiano del Piombo’s The Adoration of the Shepherds, an ambitious undertaking that sought to repair the damage caused by the removal of the work from its original surface using acid.  Conservators have been repairing acid damage and removing added layers of paint to the work before attempting to return the work to its original form. “We were delving down to discover if we could uncover the original and, knowing there was damage, whether we could reconstruct those so we could hang the painting as a painting, rather than as an archaeological fragment,” says Rupert Featherstone of The Hamilton Kerr Institute, which worked to repair the piece at the Fitzwilliam Museum.
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