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

Friday, October 5th, 2018

Financial Times Questions How Galleries are Leading the Intellectual Charge in Contemporary Art

Monday, October 1st, 2018
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NYT Explores Works Banned from Guangzhou Triennial

December 14th, 2018

Heather Dewey-Hagborg, via NYTA group of artworks exploring artificial intelligence and the human genome have been banned in China, and barred from exhibition in the Guangzhou Triennial. “The news is really filled with concern about the gene editing of babies,” says Heather Dewey-Hagborg, an American artist whose work “T3511” was among those pulled from the show. “It definitely seems like a moment where I can imagine that art or any kind of content that deals with biotechnological futures and some of the vulnerabilities and the dark side of those futures might seem to be dangerous.”
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Hammer Museum Appoints New Board Members

December 14th, 2018

Hammer Museum, via Art NewsThe Hammer Museum has added Jay Brown and Cindy Miscikowski to its board, and two new appointees to its board of overseers, Bill Block and Darren Star. “Cindy Miscikowski, Bill Block, Jay Brown, and Darren Star are all extraordinarily talented individuals who are passionate about art and the creative culture of Los Angeles. I am so thrilled to work with them during this exciting transformational time at the Hammer,” says Hammer director Ann Philbin.
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NY Judge Orders Macklowe Family to Sell Collection in Divorce Proceedings

December 14th, 2018

Harry Macklowe, via Macklow PropertiesA New York judge has ordered collectors Harry and Linda Macklowe to sell their collection and split the proceeds. The collection spans a vast selection of contemporary and post-war works, and is valued at over $700 million.
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