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Turner Prize Winner Martin Creed to Have Retrospective at Hayward Gallery

Friday, October 11th, 2013

New York – Kara Walker: “Sikkema Jenkins and Co. is Compelled to present The most Astounding and Important Painting show of the fall Art Show viewing season!” at Sikkema Jenkins Through October 14th, 2017

Saturday, October 14th, 2017

Turner Contemporary to Host 2019 Turner Prize Show

Wednesday, May 24th, 2017

AO On-Site – Mexico City: Zona Maco Art Fair, February 8th – 12th, 2017

Friday, February 10th, 2017

AO On-Site – Miami Beach: Untitled Art Fair on Ocean Drive, November 30th – December 4th, 2016

Wednesday, November 30th, 2016

London – The Turner Prize Exhibition at Tate Britain Through January 2nd, 2017

Sunday, October 30th, 2016

Tate Britain Rehangs Turner Galleries After Return of Works from Loan

Friday, August 5th, 2016

New York – “A Wasteland” at LOMEX Gallery Through January 17th, 2016

Sunday, January 3rd, 2016

Shia LeBeouf Interviewed in Guardian On Interest in Performance Art

Tuesday, December 15th, 2015

Zurich – Martin Creed at Hauser & Wirth Zurich Through October 31st, 2015

Sunday, October 25th, 2015

Turner Prize Show to Tour Scotland in Traveling Exhibition

Tuesday, August 18th, 2015

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

Wednesday, June 18th, 2014

New York – Glenn Brown at Gagosian Gallery Through June 21st, 2014

Monday, June 16th, 2014

London – Martin Creed: “What’s the Point of it?” at Hayward Gallery Through May 5th, 2014

Friday, May 2nd, 2014

New York – Martin Creed at Hauser & Wirth/Gavin Brown’s Enterprise Through December 21st 2013

Tuesday, December 3rd, 2013

Laure Prouvost wins the 2013 Turner Prize

Monday, December 2nd, 2013

Derry-Londonderry: Turner Prize 2013 Announces Today. Exhibition at Ebrington Barracks Through January 5th, 2014

Monday, December 2nd, 2013

Turner Prize Begins Today in Derry, Northern Ireland

Tuesday, October 22nd, 2013

New Children’s Art Initiative Sends Masterworks to British Schools

Thursday, October 3rd, 2013

New York – Jake and Dinos Chapman: “Insult to Injury” at Yoshii Gallery, through June 29th, 2013

Friday, June 28th, 2013

Wolfgang Tillmans: “From Neue Welt” at Andrea Rosen Gallery, through June 22nd 2013

Wednesday, June 12th, 2013

São Paulo – “Tracey Emin: I Don’t Believe in Love but I Believe in You” Inaugurates New White Cube Gallery In Brazil, Through February 23rd, 2013

Monday, December 10th, 2012

Brooklyn, New York – Daniel Turner at The Journal Gallery West Through November 25th, 2012

Saturday, November 10th, 2012

London – “Anish Kapoor” at Lisson Gallery, Through November 10th, 2012

Saturday, November 3rd, 2012
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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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Marc Chagall Painting from National Gallery of Canada Features in Christie’s May Sale in New York

March 22nd, 2018

Chagall-La-Tour-Eiffel, via Art Market MonitorA 1929 Marc Chagall painting of the Eiffel Tower in Paris is being sold by the National Gallery of Canada at Christie’s this May in New York, and will be used to pay for new acquisitions.  “Filled with an air of sensuous, passionate romance, Marc Chagall’s La Tour Eiffel (estimate: $6-9 million) encapsulates the wonderfully poetic style that emerged in his oeuvre during the 1920s and 1930s,” the auction house said in a statement. “It was during this period that he experienced unprecedented period of happiness, stability, comfort and professional success amidst.”
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