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Vienna: Cindy Sherman ‘That’s me – That’s not me’ at Sammlung Verbund Vertical Gallery through May 16, 2012

Wednesday, March 28th, 2012

AO On Site – Los Angeles: Ai Weiwei’s Circle of Animals/Zodiac Heads at Los Angeles County Museum of Art through February 12, 2012

Saturday, September 3rd, 2011

Living Artists

Thursday, July 7th, 2011

Don’t Miss – London: “Crash, Homage to J.G Ballard” at the Gagosian London through April 1, 2010

Saturday, March 27th, 2010

Go see – Los Angeles: ‘Collection: MoCA’s first thirty years’ Museum of Contemporary Art through May 3rd

Friday, December 18th, 2009

Go See: ‘Introducing Aaron Young’ at Galerie Almine Rech in Paris through June 6, 2009

Wednesday, April 22nd, 2009

Newslinks for Friday, March 27, 2009

Friday, March 27th, 2009

Newslinks for Wednesday, March 4, 2009

Wednesday, March 4th, 2009

Go See: “Retrospective” group show at Gagosian, Chelsea, NY through August 22

Wednesday, July 23rd, 2008

Olafur Eliasson’s waterfalls: up and on

Tuesday, July 1st, 2008

NEWSLINKS 03.10.08

Monday, March 10th, 2008

Mark Bradford to Represent U.S. for 2017 Venice Biennale

Tuesday, April 19th, 2016

AO Interview – Los Angeles: Nick van Woert “No Man’s Land” at OHWOW

Tuesday, March 26th, 2013

Go See – Zurich: “Vignettes of Life” by Rodney Graham at Hauser and Wirth through July 30th

Monday, July 25th, 2011

Go See – New York: Francis Bacon – A Centenary Retrospective at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Through August 16, 2009

Wednesday, May 27th, 2009

Museum Of Contemporary Art in Los Angeles to potentially accept bailout offer from billionaire Eli Broad

Monday, December 22nd, 2008

Newslinks for Wednesday June 25, 2008

Wednesday, June 25th, 2008

Newslinks: Monday June 16th, 2008

Monday, June 16th, 2008
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New York — “Words Without Thoughts Never to Heaven Go” at Almine Rech Gallery Through December 16th, 2017

December 14th, 2017

Words Without Thoughts Never to Heaven Go (Installation View)
Words Without Thoughts Never to Heaven Go (Installation View)

Almine Rech Gallery, one of Paris’s foremost galleries, opened its first New York location more than a year ago on the Upper East Side, bringing with it a unique program that mixes a strong artist roster with a consistently adventurous curatorial project.  For its most recent venture, the gallery has brought together key figures from the canon of 20th century Western art for Words Without Thoughts Never to Heaven Go. Adapting its title from a line in Shakespeare’s Hamlet, the exhibition investigates ways artists use text as an allegorical element. Serving as a chronological and thematic starting point to the exhibition is Être ou ne pas être, Picasso’s 1912 painting considered as one of the foremost examples of appropriation of text in modern painting. Declaring “to be or not be” in French with gouache on paper, Picasso not only pays homage to one of the most emblematic texts ever written, but he also questions the mimetic essence of a painting. Can a painting of words serve to depict an image?
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Clearing Gallery Opens Shop Uptown

December 14th, 2017

Clearing Gallery's uptown space, via Art NewsClearing Gallery has opened a new space in New York City, setting up a second location at 43 East 78th Street. “We have private dealers, galleries, and museums around, so it’s a super location,” says gallery owner Olivier Babin. “As much as Bushwick is off the beaten path, this is in the center of everything. I mean, we’re across the street from the Carlyle!”
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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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