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Jack Goldstein Tapped for Times Square “Midnight Moment”

Thursday, August 1st, 2013

New York – Jack Goldstein: “Where Is Jack Goldstein?” at Venus Over Manhattan Through January 15th, 2013

Saturday, December 15th, 2012

New York – Walter Dahn: “4th Time Around (My Back Pages)” at Venus Over Manhattan Through October 26th 2013

Friday, October 18th, 2013

Berlin – John Baldessari: “Storyboard (in 4 Parts)” at Sprüth Magers Through November 2nd 2013

Saturday, September 21st, 2013

AO Interview with Peter Coffin regarding his show “A,E,I,O,U” at Venus Over Manhattan, through Nov. 2, 2012

Saturday, October 20th, 2012

Go See – Beijing: Yue Minjun’s “The Road” at Pace Gallery until July 16th, 2011

Saturday, July 9th, 2011

AO Auction Results – London: Wednesday, October 13th, Phillips de Pury Contemporary Art Auction Within Presale Estimates, Sets New Records for Aaron Young, Sterling Ruby

Thursday, October 14th, 2010

AO Onsite Auction Results – London: Phillips de Pury & Company Contemporary Art Day Sale Saturday 17th October, many pieces go unsold

Monday, October 19th, 2009

Don’t Miss – New York: “Don’t Panic: I am Selling my Collection” Featuring works by Richard Prince, Nobuyoshi Araki, Hope Atherton, George Condo, Barnaby Furnas, Mr., Ryan McGinness, Marilyn Minter, Takashi Murakami, Elizabeth Peyton, David Salle and more at Rental, through August 8, 2009

Friday, August 7th, 2009

AO Auction Results: Phillips de Pury & Company Contemporary Art Evening Sale, London Monday, June 29, 2009 – Comes Just Short of Low Estimate

Tuesday, June 30th, 2009

Go See: Matthew Marks Gallery, Painting: Now and Forever, Part II, in New York through August 15

Thursday, July 31st, 2008

AO On Site with Photoset and Interview with MoCa Miami Associate Curator Ruba Katrib – Art Basel Miami Beach 2010: The NADA Art Fair the Deauville Resort, Miami Beach

Sunday, December 5th, 2010
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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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