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Go See – New York: Tina Barney “Players” at Janet Borden Gallery, October 28 through December 18, 2010

Wednesday, November 3rd, 2010

The ADAA ART FAIR, February 21st through 25th in New York

Friday, February 22nd, 2008

New York – Monika Grzymala: “Volumen” at The Morgan Library and Museum, Through November 3rd, 2013

Sunday, August 18th, 2013

New York City – “1993: Experimental Jet Set, Trash and No Star” at the New Museum Through May 26th, 2013

Wednesday, March 6th, 2013

Go See: Berlin- “Secondary Evidence of Things Unseen,” curated by Clarissa Dalrymple at Veneklasen Werner until April 20th, 2011

Wednesday, April 13th, 2011

Art 40 Basel Closeup

Tuesday, June 16th, 2009
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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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