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Three Deaccessioned Georgia O’Keefe Works Head to Sothby’s

October 16th, 2018

Georgia O'Keefe, via Art NewspaperThree Georgia O’Keeffe paintings deaccessioned by her namesake Museum in Santa Fe will head to Sotheby’s in New York this November, Art Newspaper reports. “Removing an artwork from the collection is never an easy thing for any museum to do, but it is an integral part of good collections management to continually build and refine our holdings,” Museum Director Robert A. Krets says.
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1964 Mark Rothko Estimated to Sell at $35 million at Christie’s Next Month

October 16th, 2018

Mark Rothko, via Art NewsFive pieces from the collection of filmmaker and architect François de Menil will join the Christie’s New York postwar and contemporary art evening sale in November, including a 1964 Mark Rothko painting that is estimated to sell for between $35 million and $45 million.
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e-flux’s Bar Laika to Open in Clinton Hill

October 16th, 2018

Anri Sala, via Art NewsAfter many years of rumor and preparation, e-flux is opening Bar Laika, a restaurant and bar that will host readings, screenings and more alongside food by chef and artist Hsiao Chen.  The space will open for the first time with a screening by Anri Sala.
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REFERENCE LIBRARY

Museum of Contemporary Art Los Angeles

250 South Grand Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90012
213-626-6222
Monday 11am – 5pm
Tuesday and Wednesday Closed
Thursday 11am – 8pm
Friday 11am – 5pm
Saturday and Sunday 11am – 6pm
$8 General Admission
$5 Students and Seniors
Free for children under 12
Free every Thursday 5pm – 8pm
Recent and upcoming exhibitions of note:
Matthew Monahan
July 26 – October 29, 2007
Gordon Matta-Clark: You Are the Measure
September 16 – January 7, 2008
Murakami
October 29 – February 11, 2008