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Go See – London: The Unilever Series, Ai Weiwei's "Sunflower Seeds" at Tate Modern through May 2nd 2011

Wednesday, December 29th, 2010

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

Wednesday, December 15th, 2010

Outgoing British Museum Chairman Discusses Experience

Monday, July 28th, 2014

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

Friday, October 26th, 2012

AO Newslink

Tuesday, August 14th, 2012

London: Tino Sehgal’s ‘These Associations’ at the Tate Modern, July 24 through October 28, 2012

Wednesday, July 25th, 2012

AO Newslink

Tuesday, July 24th, 2012

Tuesday, March 6th, 2012

Thursday, February 2nd, 2012

Friday, November 4th, 2011

Tuesday, October 11th, 2011

AO On Site – NY: 'Ai Weiwei: New York Photographs 1983-1993,' at Asia Society through August 14th, 2011

Friday, July 29th, 2011

Go See – Berlin: Miroslaw Balka "Nonetheless" at Galerie Nordenhake until June 25th, 2011

Friday, June 3rd, 2011

Go See – Berlin: Ai Wei Wei “Rock and Tree” at Neugerriemschneider though June 4th, 2011

Monday, May 23rd, 2011

AO News Summary – Artist and Activist Ai Weiwei detained in Bejing Airport and is still missing

Monday, April 4th, 2011

AO Onsite Auction Results – London: Sotheby’s Contemporary Art Evening Auction on Tuesday, February 15, 2011 Raises £44.4 million ($71 million); Richter & Warhol Are Top Lots

Tuesday, February 15th, 2011

AO Auction Preview – London: Sotheby’s, Christie’s, and Phillips de Pury to Hold Contemporary Art Auctions February 15-17, 2011

Monday, February 14th, 2011

Go See – Hong Kong: Damien Hirst’s ‘Forgotten Promises’ exhibition, complete with a pink, diamond encrusted baby skull, inaugurates the new Gagosian Gallery through March 19th, 2011

Thursday, January 20th, 2011

Go See – Berlin: Carsten Höller “Soma” at Hamburger Bahnhof through February 6, 2011

Monday, December 13th, 2010

AO News Summary: Ai Weiwei Reportedly Under House Arrest in Beijing to Prevent Shanghai Party Planned to Protest Studio Demolition

Saturday, November 6th, 2010

Go See – Madrid: Olafur Eliasson “Kepler Was Wrong” at Galeria Elvira Gonzalez, Madrid through March 6, 2010

Tuesday, February 23rd, 2010

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

Sunday, October 25th, 2009

Go See: Carsten Höller’s “Reindeers and Spheres” at the Gagosian Gallery, Los Angeles, Through February 14th

Tuesday, January 13th, 2009
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Sheila Hicks Profiled in New Yorker

March 20th, 2018

Sheila Hicks, via New YorkerArtist Sheila Hicks gets a profile in the New Yorker this week, as she reflects on her work and gives a tour of her studio. “You see the junk all over my studio?” she says of her cluttered studio and the practice that emerges from it. “It’s like drawing or sculpting with the scissors.”
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Former Art Basel Exec Magnus Renfrew to Launch Taipei Art Fair

March 20th, 2018

Dennis Chen, country head and head of wealth management, UBS Taiwan, and Magnus Renfrew, cofounder and director of Taipei Dangdai, via Art NewsFormer Art Basel fair head Magnus Renfrew is launching a new art fair, Taipei Dangdai, set to coincide with next year’s Taipei Biennial. “With Hong Kong, I was proud to be involved in organizing a fair that asserts itself as a global fair for the region and will remain so,” Renfrew says. “There is a big gap between Art Basel Hong Kong and other fairs in the region, in terms of quality and how they are progressing. It’s necessary to have other fairs that have real quality and don’t necessarily aspire to be the global fair for the region.” 
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Anthea Hamilton Interviewed in the Guardian

March 20th, 2018

Anthea Hamilton, via GuardianArtist Anthea Hamilton is interviewed in The Guardian this week, as the artist prepares a work for the Tate Britain’s Duveen Commission. “Well, I don’t think I’m allowed to talk about the work yet, I’d have to check,” she says drily. “But no, it’s not intimidating. The architecture is obviously very powerful but if you take that as a given, it’s not an issue.”
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