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The New York Times Reviews the Legal Battle Between Ron Perelman and Larry Gagosian

Tuesday, October 21st, 2014

New York – A closer look into the legal action between Larry Gagosian and Ron Perelman

Sunday, September 16th, 2012

Court Rules in Favor of Larry Gagosian in Lawsuit with Ronald Perelman

Friday, December 5th, 2014

Ronald Perelman Files Subpoena Against Larry Gagosian in Ongoing Lawsuit

Tuesday, August 19th, 2014

Judge Rules Perelman Suit Against Gagosian Will Move Forward

Friday, February 7th, 2014

Gagosian Asks Judge to Throw Out Perelman Lawsuit

Friday, June 7th, 2013

AO Newslink

Saturday, October 20th, 2012

AO Newslink

Wednesday, September 12th, 2012

New York – AO Auction Results: Christie’s Contemporary Evening Sale, Wednesday, May 15th, 2013

Thursday, May 16th, 2013

Gagosian and Collector Further at Odds Over Unfinished Koons

Saturday, January 19th, 2013

AO OnSite – Philadelphia Museum of Art: Paris through the Window: Marc Chagall and his Circle, through July 10, 2011

Thursday, March 17th, 2011
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New York — “Words Without Thoughts Never to Heaven Go” at Almine Rech Gallery Through December 16th, 2017

December 14th, 2017

Words Without Thoughts Never to Heaven Go (Installation View)
Words Without Thoughts Never to Heaven Go (Installation View)

Almine Rech Gallery, one of Paris’s foremost galleries, opened its first New York location more than a year ago on the Upper East Side, bringing with it a unique program that mixes a strong artist roster with a consistently adventurous curatorial project.  For its most recent venture, the gallery has brought together key figures from the canon of 20th century Western art for Words Without Thoughts Never to Heaven Go. Adapting its title from a line in Shakespeare’s Hamlet, the exhibition investigates ways artists use text as an allegorical element. Serving as a chronological and thematic starting point to the exhibition is Être ou ne pas être, Picasso’s 1912 painting considered as one of the foremost examples of appropriation of text in modern painting. Declaring “to be or not be” in French with gouache on paper, Picasso not only pays homage to one of the most emblematic texts ever written, but he also questions the mimetic essence of a painting. Can a painting of words serve to depict an image?
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Clearing Gallery Opens Shop Uptown

December 14th, 2017

Clearing Gallery's uptown space, via Art NewsClearing Gallery has opened a new space in New York City, setting up a second location at 43 East 78th Street. “We have private dealers, galleries, and museums around, so it’s a super location,” says gallery owner Olivier Babin. “As much as Bushwick is off the beaten path, this is in the center of everything. I mean, we’re across the street from the Carlyle!”
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American Collectors Rarely Sell Prized Works Once Purchased

December 13th, 2017

Christie's, via NY postA new study finds that few American art collectors sell their works once they have purchased them, the New York Post reports. “Collectors don’t apply the same principles to buying art that they would to a typical investment portfolio of stocks and bonds,” says John Mathews, head of private wealth management and ultra-high net worth at UBS Americas. “It is important, however, to institute management structures to ensure their legacy remains protected, correctly valued and insured.”
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