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New York – NADA New York at Basketball City on Pier 36, May 5th – 8th, 2016

Saturday, May 7th, 2016

AO On Site/New York: Opening Reception, ‘Young Curators, New Ideas III’ at P.P.O.W through August 20th, 2010

Friday, July 23rd, 2010
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Julian Schnabel Interviewed on Van Gogh Film in New York Magazine

November 12th, 2018

Allison Brant and Julian Schnabel at the Brant Foundation Art Study Center, via David X Prutting BFAnyc.comJulian Schnabel is interviewed in New York Magazine this week, as he prepares to roll out his new film on Vincent Van Gogh, and offers his takes on the artist’s singular personality. “I don’t think he was crazy at all, and these myths that have been propagated are a disservice,” he says. “[People] think artists have to be nuts to be good. If you really look at [van Gogh’s] paintings, they’re not the works of a madman.”
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Research Uncovers Role of Dutch Museum Director as Nazi Collaborator

November 12th, 2018

Dirk Hannema, via NYTNew research has uncovered the collaboration between Nazi art thieves and Dirk Hannema, director of the Boijmans Museum in Rotterdam to create a clearinghouse for the sale of paintings looted from Jewish owners. “He collaborated with the Germans and he knew what he was doing,” says Sjarel Ex, the current director of the museum. “His decision was that it was worthwhile to work with them because he knew that he could have more influence and power with the people who were reigning instead of being a refugee or going into hiding or living on the outskirts.”
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MOCA Adds 5 New Board Members

November 12th, 2018

MOCA, via Art NewsThe Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles has added Adrian Cheng, Marina Kellen French, Simon Mordant, Sean Parker, and Julia Stoschek, marking Klaus Biesenbach’s first action as director.  Cheng, Mordant, and Stoschek all served on MOMAPS1‘s board during Biesenbach’s tenure. 
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