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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 – Arshile Gorky: “Ardent Nature: Landscapes 1943-47″ at Hauser & Wirth Through December 23rd, 2017

Thursday, December 21st, 2017

New York – “Contingencies: Arte Povera and After” at Luxembourg & Dayan Through December 16th, 2017

Tuesday, December 12th, 2017

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
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ICA Philadelphia Gets W.A.G.E. Certification

March 23rd, 2018

ICA Philly, via Art NewsThe ICA Philadelphia will be the first museum certified by Working Artists and the Greater Economy (W.A.G.E.), a New York-based organization pushing for sustainable economic relationships between artists and exhibiting institutions. “Our partnership with W.A.G.E. helps to set a new standard in the museum field, one that ensures equitable environments for the artists with whom we work,” director, Amy Sadao, said in a statement.“We’re proud to be the first museum to join this diverse group of arts and culture institutions across the U.S. who are certified, and hope that it will encourage other museums to do the same.”
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Art News Explores Controversy Over Helen Molesworth Firing

March 22nd, 2018

Helen Molesworth, via MOCAArt News has a piece exploring the firing of Helen Molesworth at MOCA in-depth, seeking to understand what the museum’s claims that she had been “undermining the museum.” The piece explores a series of public statements and quotes by the curator that were critical of MOCA and its programming choices.  “Everything that happens in museums is a microcosm of what happens in the world,” she says in one quote.  “I’ve been told that I have lot of ‘swagger’—code: gay, code: black. I have been told: Do I have to look at everything through the lens of identity politics?”
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Joan Jonas Profiled in The Guardian

March 22nd, 2018

Joan Jonas, via GuardianJoan Jonas gets a feature in The Guardian this week, as the artist opens her retrospective at the Tate Modern. “When I use a myth or a story or a literary text in my work, I often extract particular passages from a larger narrative that resonates with me,” she says. “In performance, the audience hears the text, recorded in advance or recited in real time, in fragments, and sees components – such as movements, props, drawings and video – that may relate only indirectly to the text. I don’t change the language, but rather I change the context, which opens up the text to different possibilities of meaning. I don’t illustrate; I juxtapose.”
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