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Tate Modern’s Superflex Turbine Hall Installation Profiled in The Guardian

Monday, October 2nd, 2017

Superflex to Take Over Tate Modern Turbine Hall this Fall

Monday, March 20th, 2017

Philippe Parreno Opens Turbine Hall Installation

Monday, October 3rd, 2016

Philippe Parreno Named as Next Turbine Hall Commission

Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016

Abraham Cruzvillegas Accepts Tate Modern Turbine Hall Commission

Sunday, January 25th, 2015

London – Richard Tuttle: “I Don’t Know, Or The Weave of Textile Language” at the Tate Modern’s Turbine Hall Through April 6th, 2015

Sunday, January 18th, 2015

AO News Summary – London: Tacita Dean awarded Unilever Commission for Tate Modern’s Turbine Hall

Wednesday, December 15th, 2010

Go See – London: Tate Modern’s 10th Turbine Hall Commission by Miroslaw Balka through April 5th

Sunday, October 25th, 2009

Go See – New York: Ernesto Neto’s ‘anthropodino’ inaugurates the Park Avenue Armory’s Drill Hall Commission

Monday, May 25th, 2009

Bruce Nauman to Open Series of Shows at Tate Modern

Wednesday, April 12th, 2017

Abraham Cruzvillegas Opens Tate Modern Commission

Monday, October 12th, 2015

Tate Sees All-Night Protests Over BP Sponsorship

Tuesday, June 16th, 2015

UK Museums Threatened by Mounting Budget Cuts

Tuesday, April 7th, 2015

London – AO Preview: Frieze Art Fair in Regent’s Park, October 15th – 18th, 2014

Monday, October 13th, 2014

Richard Tuttle Interviewed in Financial Times

Tuesday, September 30th, 2014

New York – Richard Tuttle: “Looking for the Map” at Pace, through March 15th 2014

Saturday, March 15th, 2014

Tate Modern Announces Long-Term Sponsorship from Hyundai

Monday, January 20th, 2014

New York – Tacita Dean: “Fatigues” at Marian Goodman Gallery Through March 9, 2013

Sunday, March 3rd, 2013

Kraftwerk Begins 8-Night Retrospective at Tate Modern

Friday, February 8th, 2013

Kraftwerk to Perform Eight Albums at Tate Modern in February, 2013

Friday, December 7th, 2012

London: “Tino Sehgal: These Associations” at the Tate Modern, Through October 28th, 2012

Friday, October 26th, 2012

AO Newslink

Monday, September 3rd, 2012

London – Olafur Eliasson’s “Little Sun” at The Tate Modern through September 23, 2012

Tuesday, August 28th, 2012

AO Newslink

Tuesday, August 14th, 2012
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New York — “Words Without Thoughts Never to Heaven Go” at Almine Rech Gallery Through December 16th, 2017

December 14th, 2017

Words Without Thoughts Never to Heaven Go (Installation View)
Words Without Thoughts Never to Heaven Go (Installation View)

Almine Rech Gallery, one of Paris’s foremost galleries, opened its first New York location more than a year ago on the Upper East Side, bringing with it a unique program that mixes a strong artist roster with a consistently adventurous curatorial project.  For its most recent venture, the gallery has brought together key figures from the canon of 20th century Western art for Words Without Thoughts Never to Heaven Go. Adapting its title from a line in Shakespeare’s Hamlet, the exhibition investigates ways artists use text as an allegorical element. Serving as a chronological and thematic starting point to the exhibition is Être ou ne pas être, Picasso’s 1912 painting considered as one of the foremost examples of appropriation of text in modern painting. Declaring “to be or not be” in French with gouache on paper, Picasso not only pays homage to one of the most emblematic texts ever written, but he also questions the mimetic essence of a painting. Can a painting of words serve to depict an image?
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Clearing Gallery Opens Shop Uptown

December 14th, 2017

Clearing Gallery's uptown space, via Art NewsClearing Gallery has opened a new space in New York City, setting up a second location at 43 East 78th Street. “We have private dealers, galleries, and museums around, so it’s a super location,” says gallery owner Olivier Babin. “As much as Bushwick is off the beaten path, this is in the center of everything. I mean, we’re across the street from the Carlyle!”
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American Collectors Rarely Sell Prized Works Once Purchased

December 13th, 2017

Christie's, via NY postA new study finds that few American art collectors sell their works once they have purchased them, the New York Post reports. “Collectors don’t apply the same principles to buying art that they would to a typical investment portfolio of stocks and bonds,” says John Mathews, head of private wealth management and ultra-high net worth at UBS Americas. “It is important, however, to institute management structures to ensure their legacy remains protected, correctly valued and insured.”
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