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Newslinks for Tuesday September 15th, 2009

Tuesday, September 15th, 2009

AO Onsite Auction/Event Review: The 16th Annual Watermill Summer Benefit, Watermill, New York. Saturday July 25, 2009

Wednesday, July 29th, 2009

Newslinks for Monday, July 27, 2009

Monday, July 27th, 2009

AO Auction/Event Preview -Watermill, New York: The 16th Annual Watermill Summer Auction and Benefit July 25, 2009

Thursday, July 23rd, 2009

Go See: A Certain State of The World? Highlights from the François Pinault Foundation Collection, at The Garage Center for Contemporary Culture, Moscow, through June 14, 2009

Sunday, April 5th, 2009

Newslinks for Tuesday, February 24, 2009

Tuesday, February 24th, 2009

Go See: Anish Kapoor at the Deutsche Guggenheim, Berlin, November 30, 2008 – February 1, 2009

Sunday, December 14th, 2008

Newslinks for Tuesday, November 11th, 2008

Tuesday, November 11th, 2008

Don’t Miss The Opening: Arrival of Christie’s-owned gallery, Haunch of Venison, in New York, Friday September 12

Saturday, September 6th, 2008

AO Newslink

Monday, April 16th, 2012

AO On Site – Los Angeles: “Art in the Streets” at the Geffen Contemporary at MOCA through August 8th, 2011

Thursday, July 21st, 2011

AO on Site, Dubai – Art Dubai 2011 Summary

Thursday, March 24th, 2011

Go See – London: Gilbert and George 'The Urethra Postcard Pictures' at White Cube through February 19th, 2011

Monday, January 24th, 2011

Go See – New York: Banks Violette at Gladstone Gallery through April 17, 2010

Friday, April 2nd, 2010

Newslinks: Tuesday May 27th, 2008

Tuesday, May 27th, 2008

New Phillips de Pury Howick Place Opening Early 2008

Tuesday, September 4th, 2007
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American Collectors Rarely Sell Prized Works Once Purchased

December 13th, 2017

Christie's, via NY postA new study finds that few American art collectors sell their works once they have purchased them, the New York Post reports. “Collectors don’t apply the same principles to buying art that they would to a typical investment portfolio of stocks and bonds,” says John Mathews, head of private wealth management and ultra-high net worth at UBS Americas. “It is important, however, to institute management structures to ensure their legacy remains protected, correctly valued and insured.”
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Getty Museum Survives Brutal California Wildfires

December 13th, 2017

Getty, via ReutersThe Getty has survived a week of chaotic wildfires, keeping its collection intact while flames raged around the museum by wetting the surrounding hills with water and closing off all air intake valves. “By putting all these bells and whistles in, we are able to wet down our hillsides, close intake valves and keep smoke and debris out,” says Linda Somerville, assistant director of insurance and risk management for the J. Paul Getty Trust.
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The Frick Collection Acquires First Work in 30 Years

December 13th, 2017

François-Pascal-Simon Gérard, via ArtforumThe Frick Collection has acquired its first work since 1991, a 7-feet-tall portrait of Prince Camillo Borghese by François-Pascal-Simon Gérard, Artforum reports. “The last opportunity the Frick had to purchase a major French School painting was nearly thirty years ago, with the acquisition of [Jean-Antoine] Watteau’s Portal of Valenciennes,” director Ian Wardropper says. “Today, it is deeply rewarding to have the rare opportunity to bring to the museum such an important work as this one, a historic portrait we feel would have compelled Henry Clay Frick. While the portrait has been shown in Rome, it has never been seen publicly in America.”


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