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NYT Notes Challenges to Museum Collections

Friday, November 4th, 2016

AO On-Site – Berlin: “The Present in Drag,” the 9th Berlin Biennale at the KW Institute and Feuerle Collection Through September 18th, 2016

Sunday, July 10th, 2016

AO Auction Recap – New York: Sotheby’s Post-War and Contemporary Evening Sale, May 11th, 2016

Wednesday, May 11th, 2016

New York — Omer Fast at James Cohan Through May 7th, 2016

Monday, May 9th, 2016

AO Auction Recap – New York: Christie’s “Bound to Fail” Curated Evening Sale, May 8th, 2016

Sunday, May 8th, 2016

AO On-Site – Venice: The 55th Venice Biennale, Opening Day

Thursday, May 30th, 2013

AO On Site – New York: Frieze VIP Preview on Randall’s Island Through May 13, 2013

Friday, May 10th, 2013

Despite Investigation, Cohen Keeps Promises to MoMA

Friday, February 22nd, 2013

AO Onsite – New York: Bushwick Open Studios Friday June 1st to Sunday June 3rd, 2012

Monday, June 4th, 2012

AO on Site – London: Damien Hirst Retrospective at Tate Modern through September 9, 2012

Monday, April 9th, 2012

Go See – New York: “Picasso and Marie-Therese: L’amour Fou” at Gagosian Gallery through June 25th, 2011

Wednesday, May 18th, 2011

AO On Site photoset/news summary – New York: Armory Show – The Day One Preview, March 2nd, 2011

Thursday, March 3rd, 2011

Go See – Los Angeles: Mike Kelley at the Gagosian Gallery Beverly Hills through February 19th, 2011

Monday, January 17th, 2011

Go See – Paris: Cy Twombly at Gagosian Gallery Paris Inaugurial Exhibition, October 20 through December 23, 2010

Friday, November 19th, 2010

Don’t Miss – Los Angeles: “Bright White Underground” Presented by Country Club Projects at The Buck House through October 30, 2010

Thursday, October 21st, 2010

Go See – London: Ed Ruscha at the Hayward Gallery through January 10, 2010

Monday, November 2nd, 2009

Go See – London: Pop Life at Tate Modern featuring Andy Warhol, Damien Hirst, Jeff Koons, Keith Haring, Tracey Emin and more. Through January 17, 2010

Saturday, October 24th, 2009

Go See-New York: Kandinsky at the Guggenheim Museum, New York through January 10th 2010

Saturday, October 3rd, 2009

Newslinks for Tuesday August 11, 2009

Tuesday, August 11th, 2009

AO On Site – New York: PLOT/09 – 'This World & Nearer Ones' on Governors Island through the Summer

Thursday, July 16th, 2009

Newslinks for Tuesday July 14, 2009

Tuesday, July 14th, 2009

Go See: Cy Twombly: 'The Rose' at Gagosian Gallery, London through May 9th, 2009

Wednesday, March 4th, 2009

New Phillips de Pury Howick Place Opening Early 2008

Tuesday, September 4th, 2007
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Art News Explores Controversy Over Helen Molesworth Firing

March 22nd, 2018

Helen Molesworth, via MOCAArt News has a piece exploring the firing of Helen Molesworth at MOCA in-depth, seeking to understand what the museum’s claims that she had been “undermining the museum.” The piece explores a series of public statements and quotes by the curator that were critical of MOCA and its programming choices.  “Everything that happens in museums is a microcosm of what happens in the world,” she says in one quote.  “I’ve been told that I have lot of ‘swagger’—code: gay, code: black. I have been told: Do I have to look at everything through the lens of identity politics?”
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Joan Jonas Profiled in The Guardian

March 22nd, 2018

Joan Jonas, via GuardianJoan Jonas gets a feature in The Guardian this week, as the artist opens her retrospective at the Tate Modern. “When I use a myth or a story or a literary text in my work, I often extract particular passages from a larger narrative that resonates with me,” she says. “In performance, the audience hears the text, recorded in advance or recited in real time, in fragments, and sees components – such as movements, props, drawings and video – that may relate only indirectly to the text. I don’t change the language, but rather I change the context, which opens up the text to different possibilities of meaning. I don’t illustrate; I juxtapose.”
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Marc Chagall Painting from National Gallery of Canada Features in Christie’s May Sale in New York

March 22nd, 2018

Chagall-La-Tour-Eiffel, via Art Market MonitorA 1929 Marc Chagall painting of the Eiffel Tower in Paris is being sold by the National Gallery of Canada at Christie’s this May in New York, and will be used to pay for new acquisitions.  “Filled with an air of sensuous, passionate romance, Marc Chagall’s La Tour Eiffel (estimate: $6-9 million) encapsulates the wonderfully poetic style that emerged in his oeuvre during the 1920s and 1930s,” the auction house said in a statement. “It was during this period that he experienced unprecedented period of happiness, stability, comfort and professional success amidst.”
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