Sotheby’s has announced that Benjamin Doller will take over as the chairman of Sotheby’s Americas, effective immediately. Dollar has worked with the company for over 35 years, and has recently served as the company’s Vice Chair for the Americas. “The auction world is an evolving space, and I thrive on change,” he said in a statement. “Sotheby’s its embracing that evolution in everything it does, which makes this a particularly exciting time to be a part of this business.”
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Brooklyn, New York
Acconci Studio, Brooklyn, NY
College of the Holy Cross BA, Worcester, MA
University of Iowa MFA, Iowa City
Crash by Vito Acconci, image via Wikipedia
By the 1980s, Acconci explored more proto-architectural constructions, moving out of the traditional gallery space into more open, dialogical, public space. In 1988 he formed Acconci Studio, an architecture and landscaping firm, with a group of other architects. Acconci Studio, based in Brooklyn, continues to design public buildings.
City of Words, Lithograph by Vito Acconci, image via Wikipedia
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