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Go See – New York: ‘Skin Fruit: Selections from the Dakis Joannou Collection’ at The New Museum through June 6, 2010

Monday, May 3rd, 2010

News Roundup: The snowballing of a controversy over the New Museum’s decision to exhibit trustee Dakis Joannou’s collection

Monday, November 16th, 2009

Dakis Joannou

Sunday, November 23rd, 2008

Dakis Joannou

Tuesday, December 25th, 2007

New York – Dan Colen: “Miracle Paintings” at Gagosian Gallery, through October 18th 2014

Friday, September 19th, 2014

Forbes Profiles Jeff Koons-Designed Yacht with Ivana Porfiri

Monday, December 2nd, 2013

AO Newslink

Sunday, July 1st, 2012

AO Newslink

Tuesday, June 5th, 2012

Collectors

Friday, August 5th, 2011

AO On Site – London (with newslink summary): Frieze Art Fair 2010 opens to relatively brisk buying from still measured collectors

Thursday, October 14th, 2010

AO on site – Final installment and news summary – Art Basel, Switzerland, sets attendance records, sets very positive tone, concludes

Monday, June 21st, 2010

AO On Site Report #2 – Art Basel, Switzerland, Focus on Quality Drives Buyers

Friday, June 18th, 2010

Don’t Miss – New York: Rosson Crow “Bowery Boys” at Deitch Projects, 18 Wooster Street through March 27, 2010

Thursday, March 25th, 2010

AO Breaking News: Jeffrey Deitch Named New Director of Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) in Los Angeles

Monday, January 11th, 2010

Newslinks for Monday September 27th 2009

Monday, September 28th, 2009

New York artist Dash Snow dies from drug overdose at 27

Tuesday, July 14th, 2009

Matthew Barney and Elizabeth Peyton debut “Blood of Two,” a performance art collaboration in a former slaughterhouse on Hydra Island, Greece

Friday, June 19th, 2009

Newslinks for Saturday August 23, 2008

Saturday, August 23rd, 2008

Newslinks: Thursday June, 19 2008

Thursday, June 19th, 2008

Collectors

Thursday, December 27th, 2007

AO On Site: New Museum’s Spring Gala After Party, Wednesday April 6th 2011

Sunday, April 10th, 2011

Don’t Miss – London: Nigel Cooke at the Modern Art Gallery through May 29th, 2010

Thursday, May 27th, 2010
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Leonardo da Vinci Painting Inspires Mystery Over Depiction of Transparent Orb

October 19th, 2017

Leonardo da Vinci’s Salvator Mundi, via The GuardianThe Guardian has a piece this week on the mysterious orb held by Christ in the Leonardo da Vinci painting currently on view at Christie’s. “Solid glass or crystal, whether shaped like an orb or a lens, produces magnified, inverted, and reversed images,” historian Walter Isaacson says of the image. “Instead, Leonardo painted the orb as if it were a hollow glass bubble that does not refract or distort the light passing through it.”
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In Rare Move, Several Florine Stettheimer Works Change Hands this Fall

October 19th, 2017

Florine Stettheimer, New York Liberty, 1918, via Art NewsIn an extremely rare occurrence, two works by Florine Stettheimer have changed hands this year, with one going into the collection of the Whitney Museum, and one going onto the open market.  Stettheimer rarely sold or gave her works away, making one’s appearance, let alone two in the same year, a momentous event. 
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Kader Attia Wins 2017 Joan Miró Prize

October 19th, 2017

Kader Attia, via Art DailyFrench-Algerian artist Kader Attia has been named  winner of the 2017 Joan Miró Prize.  “Attia’s passionate engagement with current affairs and with the shared fate of humanity [which] has close links to Joan Miró’s involvement in the critical episodes that marked his generation, while Attia’s unique take on complex, often traumatic, human relationships across cultures resonates with Miró’s universal aspirations,” the award’s jury said in a statement.
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