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Los Angeles – Olaf Breuning at Michael Benevento Through July 30th, 2015

Wednesday, July 29th, 2015

New York – Olaf Breuning: “The Life” at Metro Pictures Through July 31st, 2015

Monday, July 6th, 2015

AO On-Site – Miami Beach: Art Basel Public Sector at Collins Park, December 1st – 6th, 2015

Tuesday, December 8th, 2015

AO Preview – Basel, Switzerland: Art Basel Art Fair, June 18th-21st, 2015

Monday, June 15th, 2015

AO Recap and photoset: Art Basel Miami Beach, December 3rd-8th, 2013

Tuesday, December 10th, 2013

AO Fair Preview: Art Basel Miami Beach, December 4th-9th, 2013

Monday, December 2nd, 2013

Art Basel Miami Beach Announces Extended Public Section

Thursday, November 14th, 2013

AO On-Site: New York – Doug Aitken’s Station to Station at Riverfront Studios

Tuesday, September 10th, 2013

Doug Aitken’s discloses details of his Happening piece ‘Station to Station’

Saturday, June 22nd, 2013

AO On Site – Art 43 Basel Final Photoset and AO News Wrapup

Monday, June 18th, 2012

New York: ‘Ten Ten’ Group Show Pop-up by Jason Alexander through March 30, 2012

Wednesday, March 28th, 2012

AO On Site Photo Set – New York: Kreëmart One Night Performance at Haunch of Venison, Tuesday, September 27, 2011

Thursday, September 29th, 2011

AO On Site at the 54th Venice Biennale 2011: Dasha Zukhova and The Garage Center for Contemporary Culture presents “Commercial Break” curated by Neville Wakefield

Monday, June 6th, 2011

AO on Site: SculptureCenter’s Lucky Draw Spring Benefit 2011

Friday, April 22nd, 2011

AO On Site Interview – New York: Performance Group CHERYL at Move!, MoMA PS1

Saturday, November 13th, 2010

AO On Site: Banks Violette’s “Not Yet Titled” at Team Gallery New York, through June 20th, 2009

Friday, May 8th, 2009

Round-Up: The Whitney Biennial Opens in New York, Spills into the Armory

Thursday, March 6th, 2008

Whitney 2008 Biennial Artists Announced

Wednesday, December 5th, 2007
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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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Getty Museum Survives Brutal California Wildfires

December 13th, 2017

Getty, via ReutersThe Getty has survived a week of chaotic wildfires, keeping its collection intact while flames raged around the museum by wetting the surrounding hills with water and closing off all air intake valves. “By putting all these bells and whistles in, we are able to wet down our hillsides, close intake valves and keep smoke and debris out,” says Linda Somerville, assistant director of insurance and risk management for the J. Paul Getty Trust.
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The Frick Collection Acquires First Work in 30 Years

December 13th, 2017

François-Pascal-Simon Gérard, via ArtforumThe Frick Collection has acquired its first work since 1991, a 7-feet-tall portrait of Prince Camillo Borghese by François-Pascal-Simon Gérard, Artforum reports. “The last opportunity the Frick had to purchase a major French School painting was nearly thirty years ago, with the acquisition of [Jean-Antoine] Watteau’s Portal of Valenciennes,” director Ian Wardropper says. “Today, it is deeply rewarding to have the rare opportunity to bring to the museum such an important work as this one, a historic portrait we feel would have compelled Henry Clay Frick. While the portrait has been shown in Rome, it has never been seen publicly in America.”


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