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New York — “Painting: Now and Forever, Part III” at Matthew Marks Gallery and Greene Naftali Through August 17, 2018

Monday, July 30th, 2018

Mike Kelley Foundation Announces 2018 Artist Funding Recipients

Thursday, April 12th, 2018

Whitney 2008 Biennial Artists Announced

Wednesday, December 5th, 2007
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French Court Upholds Sentence for Picasso’s Electrician

November 20th, 2019

France‘s top appeals court has upheld a two-year suspended jail sentence for the former electrician of Pablo Picasso and his wife, who kept 271 of the painter’s works in a garage for upwards of 40 years.  “It is a triumph of truth and marks the end of a cover-up”, said Jean-Jacques Neuer, the lawyer for Picasso’s son Claude Ruiz-Picasso.
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Ullens Center Cancels Show Amid Heightened Political Tensions in Country

November 20th, 2019

The UCCA in Beijing has cancelled a show of work by Hung Liu over increased political tensions in the country.  “Topics that were once relatively open for discussion are now increasingly scrutinized,” says director Philip Tinari.
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Collection of Works Worth Upwards of €300 million Disappears

November 20th, 2019

A collection of works by Anselm Kiefer, Renate Graf, and Markus Lüpertz, said to be worth €300 million, has disappeared somewhere in China, according to a report by Art News.  “This is unique to the art market,” says Wenzel Jacob, curator and former artistic director of the Bundeskunsthalle in Bonn. “I have not encountered such a criminal case in my career.”
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