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Cousin of Cornelius Gurlitt Seeks Appeal in Case Over Right to Works

Wednesday, April 29th, 2015

Cousin of Late Cornelius Gurlitt Challenges Will

Monday, November 24th, 2014

Kunstmuseum Bern Set to Announce Decision on Cornelius Gurlitt Trove of Artworks Donated Earlier This Year

Saturday, November 22nd, 2014

Monet Landscape Found Hidden in Cornelius Gurlitt’s Suitcase

Sunday, September 7th, 2014

WSJ Looks Inside the Dealings Surrounding Cornelius Gurlitt’s Donation of Nazi-Looted Works to Bern’s Kunstmuseum

Friday, May 16th, 2014

Cornelius Gurlitt, Controversial Heir of Nazi-era Art Collection, Dies at 81

Wednesday, May 7th, 2014

Cornelius Gurlitt to Return Collection of Looted Artworks

Monday, March 31st, 2014

Cornelius Gurlitt Launches Website to Clarify Points of Nazi-Looted Artwork Case

Monday, February 17th, 2014

Additional Works Seized from Salzburg Home of Cornelius Gurlitt

Tuesday, February 11th, 2014

New York Times Reports on Munich Art Hoarder Cornelius Gurlitt

Monday, November 18th, 2013

Bundeskunsthalle Places First Works on View from Gurlitt Trove

Monday, November 6th, 2017

Kunstmuseum Bern Takes Control of First Works From Gurlitt Horde

Tuesday, July 25th, 2017

Works from Gurlitt Art Trove to Go on View in Bonn, Germanny

Thursday, June 29th, 2017

Gurlitt Art Trove Set to Go on view in Bonn, Germany and Bern, Switzerland

Monday, February 20th, 2017

Bern’s Kunstmuseum Inherits Gurlitt Art Trove

Sunday, December 18th, 2016

German and Swiss Museums Announced Joint Exhibition of Gurlitt Trove

Wednesday, April 6th, 2016

Germany Renews Funding for Gurlitt Trove Research

Saturday, March 5th, 2016

Progress Report Notes 5 Works from Gurlitt Trove as Nazi Loot

Saturday, January 16th, 2016

New Foundation Taking Over Investigation for Gurlitt Art Trove

Monday, January 4th, 2016

Two Works From Gurlitt Collection Set to Return to Heirs

Wednesday, May 13th, 2015

Documenta Director Wants to Show Full Gurlitt Collection

Friday, April 17th, 2015

As German Court Upholds Gurlitt Will, More Questions Arise

Wednesday, April 1st, 2015

Kunstmuseum Bern Still Waiting on Gurlitt Art Trove Due to Legal Dispute

Wednesday, February 18th, 2015

Art Newspaper Looks at the Life and Collection of Wolfgang Gurlitt

Friday, January 16th, 2015
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Vincent Van Gogh Piece from Collection of Elizabeth Taylor Heads to Auction

March 21st, 2018

Vincent Van Gogh, via Christie'sA rare Vincent Van Gogh painting which formerly hung in the collection of Elizabeth Taylor will go to auction this May at Christie’s in New York, expected to sell for $35 million. “I’ve always felt that I am merely a caretaker for the extraordinary objects I’ve received,” the piece quotes Taylor. “You can’t possess radiance, you can only admire it.” 
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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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