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Cairo’s Townhouse Gallery Reopens After Setbacks

Friday, November 11th, 2016

Cairo’s Townhouse Gallery Remains Shuttered Despite Reports of Reopening

Friday, February 19th, 2016

Cairo’s Townhouse Gallery Raided as Part of Government Crackdown

Wednesday, December 30th, 2015

David Wildenstein Sells Manhattan Townhouse for Record $79 Million

Friday, April 7th, 2017

Simon Lee Gallery Opens in New York

Saturday, January 28th, 2017

New York — A.R. Penck: “Early Works” at Michael Werner Gallery Through September 3rd, 2016

Friday, September 2nd, 2016

New York – David Hammons: “Five Decades” at Mnuchin Gallery Through May 27th, 2016

Sunday, May 15th, 2016

New York – Philippe Parreno: “IF THIS THEN ELSE” at Gladstone Gallery through April 16th, 2016

Monday, April 11th, 2016

Leon Black Purchases Former Site of Knoedler Gallery for New Home

Tuesday, August 19th, 2014

London: Rudolph Stingel at Sadie Coles Gallery Through July 4, 2012

Saturday, June 30th, 2012

New York – Pia Camil: “Slats, skins and shop fittings” at Blum & Poe Through August 12th, 2016

Friday, August 12th, 2016

New York — “In The Making” at Luxembourg & Dayan Through April 16th, 2016

Tuesday, April 5th, 2016

New York – Peter Doig at Michael Werner Through January 16th, 2016

Tuesday, December 29th, 2015

New York – “Weird Science” at Marianne Boesky Uptown Through August 8th, 2015

Tuesday, August 4th, 2015

New York – Georg Baselitz: “Drinkers and Orange Eaters” at Skarstedt Through June 27th, 2015

Thursday, June 25th, 2015

New York – Alex Da Corte: “Die Hexe” at Luxembourg and Dayan Through April 11th, 2015

Saturday, April 11th, 2015

Galleries Look to New Locales for Selling Works

Monday, June 16th, 2014

New York – Vito Schnabel presents “White Collar Crimes” at Acquavella Galleries, Through March 27th 2013

Tuesday, March 26th, 2013

AO On Site New York – Bjarne Melgaard: “A New Novel” at Luxembourg & Dayan through December 22nd, 2012

Monday, November 12th, 2012

London – “Luc Tuymans: Allo!” at David Zwirner’s new space at 24 Grafton Street, Mayfair, London, Through November 17th, 2012

Sunday, October 28th, 2012

AO Newslink

Saturday, September 29th, 2012

New York: Helmut Lang ‘Sculptures’ at 24 Washington Square North through June 15

Sunday, May 27th, 2012

AO On Site – New York: Rashid Johnson ‘Rumble’ at Hauser & Wirth through February 25, 2012

Saturday, February 18th, 2012

AO On Site – London: Adrian Ghenie at Haunch of Venison through October 8, 2011

Thursday, September 22nd, 2011
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Leonardo da Vinci Painting Inspires Mystery Over Depiction of Transparent Orb

October 19th, 2017

Leonardo da Vinci’s Salvator Mundi, via The GuardianThe Guardian has a piece this week on the mysterious orb held by Christ in the Leonardo da Vinci painting currently on view at Christie’s. “Solid glass or crystal, whether shaped like an orb or a lens, produces magnified, inverted, and reversed images,” historian Walter Isaacson says of the image. “Instead, Leonardo painted the orb as if it were a hollow glass bubble that does not refract or distort the light passing through it.”
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In Rare Move, Several Florine Stettheimer Works Change Hands this Fall

October 19th, 2017

Florine Stettheimer, New York Liberty, 1918, via Art NewsIn an extremely rare occurrence, two works by Florine Stettheimer have changed hands this year, with one going into the collection of the Whitney Museum, and one going onto the open market.  Stettheimer rarely sold or gave her works away, making one’s appearance, let alone two in the same year, a momentous event. 
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Kader Attia Wins 2017 Joan Miró Prize

October 19th, 2017

Kader Attia, via Art DailyFrench-Algerian artist Kader Attia has been named  winner of the 2017 Joan Miró Prize.  “Attia’s passionate engagement with current affairs and with the shared fate of humanity [which] has close links to Joan Miró’s involvement in the critical episodes that marked his generation, while Attia’s unique take on complex, often traumatic, human relationships across cultures resonates with Miró’s universal aspirations,” the award’s jury said in a statement.
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