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Guggenheim Lays Off Additional 24 Employees

September 17th, 2020

As the museum plans to reopen, the Guggenheim Museum has laid off 24 employees, with an additional 8 taking separation agreements. “The impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on the Guggenheim has been devastating to our finances,” said museum’s director, Richard Armstrong in a letter to employees. “I am deeply saddened to say that the museum will not have the ability to support our previous number of staff members.”
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Brooklyn Museum Deaccession’s 12 Works from Collection

September 17th, 2020

In the midst of COVID-19-related financial pressure, the Brooklyn Museum will sell off 12 works from its collection to fund maintaining the rest of its holdings. “We expect this consignment to generate considerable interest from collectors who will not only respond to the paintings’ great quality, but will also be reassured by their distinguished provenance,” says Joshua Glazer, Specialist of Old Master Paintings at Christie’s New York.
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Banksy Loses Court Case, Placing Copyright at Risk

September 17th, 2020

Banksy has lost a court case against a greeting card company this month, with the court putting the artist’s copyright at risk over his anonymity. “Banksy has chosen to remain anonymous and, for the most part, to paint graffiti on other people’s property without their permission, rather than to paint it on canvases or his own property,” the panel said.
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Mitchell-Innes and Nash

Mitchell-Innes & Nash

Lucy Mitchell-Innes and David Nash are the founders of this gallery, initially started as a private art consultancy and exhibition gallery. It specializes in featuring Impressionist, Modern, and Contemporary artists, while exclusively representing the estates of Jack Tworkov and Roy Lichtenstein. Mitchell-Innes and Nash offers many services to experienced and novice private collectors such as recommending suitable pieces for acquisition, market analysis of all fine art disciplines, and appraisals, just to name a few. 19th and 20th century paintings, drawings, and sculptures have been incorporated into its public exhibitions program, and many famous artists have displayed their works at this gallery.

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1018 Madison Avenue

New York, NY 10075

T 212 744-7400

F 212 744-7401

Hours: Monday- Friday 10am to 5pm

534 West 26th Street

New York, NY 10001

T 212 744-7400

F 212 744-7401

Email: info@miandn.com

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday 10am to 6pm