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Rubens Work Held in Storage for Over 80 Years Goes Back on View at State Hermitage

Tuesday, June 7th, 2016

Head of State Hermitage Wants to Rebuild Palmyra Using Museum Artifacts

Monday, March 7th, 2016

Hermitage Museum Announces Plans for Contemporary Outpost in Moscow

Monday, July 20th, 2015

St. Petersburg – Manifesta 10 at The State Hermitage Museum Through October 31st, 2014

Tuesday, August 26th, 2014

Lausanne – “Miró: Poetry and Light” at Fondation de l’Hermitage, through October 27th 2013

Friday, September 13th, 2013

The State Hermitage Selected to Host Manifesta 10

Thursday, February 28th, 2013

St. Petersburg: Jake and Dinos Chapman: “The End of Fun” at the State Hermitage Museum Through January 13th, 2013

Thursday, January 10th, 2013

Jake and Dinos Chapman May Have Violated Russian Laws With Current Exhibition at The Hermitage

Tuesday, December 11th, 2012

Go See – St. Petersburg: Antony Gormley’s ‘Still Standing: A Contemporary Intervention in the Classical Collection’ at The Hermitage through January 15, 2012

Wednesday, November 2nd, 2011

Go See: St. Petersburg, Russia – Newspeak. British Art Now. The State Hermitage and Saatchi Gallery through January 17, 2010

Saturday, January 9th, 2010

Go See – Lausanne, Switzerland: Cézanne to Rothko at Fondation l’Hermitage, Featuring Braque, Warhol, Ernst, Twombly, Giacometti, Bacon, Renoir, Monet, and more, through October 25, 2009

Tuesday, August 25th, 2009

Go See – Amsterdam: The Russian Hermitage Museum’s new Permanent Site in Amsterdam – Inaugural Exhibition ‘At The Russian Court’ through January 31, 2010

Thursday, July 16th, 2009

Guggenheim Hermitage in Las Vegas will close next month

Friday, April 25th, 2008

Chuck Close at the Hermitage, St.Petersburg, February 29 – April 13

Monday, March 3rd, 2008


Thursday, January 31st, 2008

Hirst’s Diamond Skull to show at Hermitage Museum

Monday, October 8th, 2007

Fondation Louis Vuitton to Show Morozov Collection in 2020

Wednesday, July 19th, 2017

U.S.-Russian Museum Loans Could Reopen in Coming Years, Art Newspaper Speculates

Wednesday, January 4th, 2017

Shchukin Collection Set to Leave Russia for First Time in 100 Years

Wednesday, August 31st, 2016

Paris – Tony Cragg: “Sculptures” at Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris Pantin through June 30th, 2016

Friday, June 3rd, 2016

Sergei Shchukin of Modernist Masterpieces to be Reunited in Paris

Monday, February 8th, 2016

New York – Rineke Dijkstra: “The Gymschool, St. Petersburg” at Marian Goodman Gallery Through December 19th, 2015

Saturday, November 14th, 2015

London – Thomas Hirschhorn: “In-Between” at South London Gallery Through September 13th, 2015

Friday, July 31st, 2015

Angolan Millionaire Makes Reported Bid for Portugal’s Miró Artworks

Saturday, April 5th, 2014
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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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