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Guy Wildenstein’s Tax Evasion Trial Begins in Paris

September 23rd, 2016

guy-wildenstein-in-paris-via-abcGuy Wildenstein’s tax evasion trial has begun in Paris, following several delays in the proceedings.  “At that time, there was no law” against the tax havens Wildenstein allegedly used, his lawyer, Herve Temime said in court. “There is therefore an absolute doubt on the very existence of unpaid taxes.”
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Bill Ruprecht Returns to Art World as Advisor in Online Venture

September 23rd, 2016

bill-ruprecht-via-wsjBill Ruprecht has returned to the art world, the WSJ reports, as he chairs the advisory board for the online art venture Invaluable.  “The art world is a hothouse, and I purposefully tried to get a little distance from it,” he told the paper, “but I keep getting drawn back in.”
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Buffalo’s Albright-Knox Museum Receives $42.5 Million Gift for Expansion Project

September 23rd, 2016

jeffrey-gundlach-via-bloombergInvestor Jeffrey Gundlach has made a $42.5 million gift to Buffalo’s Albright-Knox Museum, the largest in the museum’s 154-year history, for a planned expansion project.  “I learned about art by going to the Albright-Knox Art Gallery with my family,” Gundlach says. “It was the place that first opened my eyes and mind to the endless possibilities of art and showed me that Buffalo didn’t just have the potential for greatness, but actually had a museum that was world-class.”
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