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Hedge Fund Billionaire Steven Cohen Donates $50 Million to MoMA Capital Campaign

Thursday, June 29th, 2017

Steven Cohen Allegedly Behind $28 Million Basquiat Canvas Offered at Christie’s Next Month

Saturday, April 8th, 2017

Steven Cohen’s Collection Profiled in Fortune

Monday, October 24th, 2016

Steven Cohen’s Point72 Cuts Much of Stock Holdings in Sotheby’s

Wednesday, August 17th, 2016

Steven Cohen Secures Loan from Morgan Stanley Using Collection for Collateral

Saturday, January 23rd, 2016

Steven Cohen Reportedly Selling $30 Million Franz Kline This November

Friday, October 10th, 2014

Steven Cohen Corrects Timeline and Price on Purchase of La Reve

Saturday, April 6th, 2013

Steven Cohen Purchases $155 Million Picasso from Steve Wynn

Tuesday, March 26th, 2013

Steven Cohen

Monday, February 14th, 2011

Steven Cohen, newly an investor in Sotheby’s, is to display $420 million worth of art the auction house, in an exhibition to be based on women.

Monday, March 16th, 2009

Steven A. Cohen Reportedly Buyer of $100 Million Giacometti

Tuesday, November 11th, 2014

Don't Miss: Women, A Loan Exhibition from the Collection of Steven and Alexandra Cohen at Sotheby's New York, through April 14

Thursday, April 9th, 2009

Steven A. Cohen

Tuesday, November 25th, 2008

Steven A. Cohen

Tuesday, December 25th, 2007

Despite Investigation, Cohen Keeps Promises to MoMA

Friday, February 22nd, 2013

Art Lover, Hedge Fund Manager Steve Cohen Notably Absent From Art Basel Miami

Friday, December 7th, 2012

AO On-Site: Art Basel at Messe Basel, June 18th-21st, 2015

Thursday, June 18th, 2015

AO On-Site – Miami Beach: Art Basel Miami Beach at the Miami Beach Convention Center, December 3rd – 7th, 2014

Thursday, December 4th, 2014

AO On-Site: Art Basel 2014, June 19th-22nd, 2014

Wednesday, June 18th, 2014

AO On Site (Final Summary Part 2 of 2): The Art – Art Basel Miami Beach Art Fair 2012 Photoset and Recap

Monday, December 10th, 2012

AO Onsite Auction Results – New York: Phillips de Pury’s Contemporary Art Evening Auction Realizes $94.8M; Warhol’s “Liz #5″ is Top Lot

Thursday, May 12th, 2011

AO Auction Preview – New York: Sotheby’s, Christie’s, and Phillips de Pury to Hold Contemporary Art Sales May 9-12, 2011

Monday, May 9th, 2011

AO Onsite Auction Results – New York: Christie’s Impressionist & Modern Evening Sale Realizes $156M on May 4, 2011; Monet & Vlaminck are Top Lots

Wednesday, May 4th, 2011

Art Observed Newslinks for Sunday, December 20th, 2009

Sunday, December 20th, 2009
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French Culture Minister Replaced

October 18th, 2018

Françoise Nyssen and Franck Riester, via French MinistryThe former Actes Sud CEO Françoise Nyssen has been replaced today as France’s minister of culture following allegations of conflicts of interest.  She will be replaced by Franck Riester.
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Collector Should Have Expected Lengthy Wait, Gagosian Court Filing Claims in Koons Case

October 18th, 2018

Jeff Koons, via The GuardianThe most recent filing in a case between collector Steven Tananbaum and Jeff Koons/Larry Gagosian claims that the collector should have expected to wait several years for the work he paid $13 million for. “Tananbaum is a prominent hedge fund manager, a trustee of the Museum of Modern Art, and a sophisticated art collector who regularly invests in exclusive works of fine art,” Gagosian’s attorney Matthew Dontzin notes in court papers. “Mr. Tananbaum was being advised by one of the world’s leading art advisors and fully understood that (i) Mr. Koons is a perfectionist who often takes years to make each sculpture; (ii) Mr. Koons provides only estimated completion dates for the sculptures; and (iii) those estimated dates are often extended by multiple years,” Dontzin adds in the motion to dismiss the suit.
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Three Deaccessioned Georgia O’Keefe Works Head to Sothby’s

October 16th, 2018

Georgia O'Keefe, via Art NewspaperThree Georgia O’Keeffe paintings deaccessioned by her namesake Museum in Santa Fe will head to Sotheby’s in New York this November, Art Newspaper reports. “Removing an artwork from the collection is never an easy thing for any museum to do, but it is an integral part of good collections management to continually build and refine our holdings,” Museum Director Robert A. Krets says.
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