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Anthony McCall’s “Column” Scrapped in Merseyside, UK

Thursday, April 18th, 2013

New York – Anthony McCall: “Face to Face” at Sean Kelly Through March 23rd,

Friday, March 22nd, 2013

Berlin: Anthony McCall ‘Five Minutes of Pure Sculpture’ at Hamburger Bahnhof through August 12, 2012

Thursday, May 31st, 2012

Don’t Miss – London: Sprüeth Magers Presents “Vertical Works” by Anthony McCall at Ambika P3 through March 27th, 2011

Wednesday, March 23rd, 2011

AO On Site-New York/Koln: Anthony McCall ‘Leaving (with Two-Minute Silence) Exhibited at Sean Kelly Gallery in New York and Gallery Thomas Zander in Koln, Germany

Monday, February 1st, 2010

Go See – Stockholm: Anthony McCall at Moderna Museet through December 6, 2009

Sunday, November 1st, 2009

Go See New York and Reykjavik – Anthony McCall and Finnbogi Pétursson at New York’s Sean Kelly Gallery and i8 in Reykjavik, Iceland, through July 31, 2009

Saturday, July 11th, 2009

Living Artists

Thursday, July 7th, 2011

Newslinks for Monday September 27th 2009

Monday, September 28th, 2009

AO On Site – New York: PLOT/09 – 'This World & Nearer Ones' on Governors Island through the Summer

Thursday, July 16th, 2009
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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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