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CAFA Beijing Moving Forward with Disputed Anselm Kiefer Exhibition

Friday, November 18th, 2016

Elaine Wynn Discusses Purchasing Francis Bacon’s ‘Three Studies for Lucian Freud’

Wednesday, November 16th, 2016

Forbes Discusses Ongoing Growth in Art Field as Asset Class in Recent Article

Tuesday, November 8th, 2016

Guardian Plots Out Details of Agnes Martin Authentication Dispute

Tuesday, November 1st, 2016

LA Lawyer Suing Over Disputed Jackson Pollock Painting

Thursday, October 13th, 2016

Sotheby’s Reimburses Buyer for $10 Million After Discovery of Forged Old Master Painting

Saturday, October 8th, 2016

Work Believed to be by Raphael Discovered by National Trust for Scotland

Tuesday, October 4th, 2016

David Hockney Discusses What Makes a Great Artwork

Tuesday, September 27th, 2016

Work by Jacob Jordaens Discovered by BBC1 in Swansea Museum Storeroom

Tuesday, September 27th, 2016

Pedro Reyes Announced as MIT’s First “Dasha Zhukova Distinguished Visiting Artist”

Thursday, September 15th, 2016

Former Conservation Chair at Museum of Fine Arts Boston Claims Disputed Degas Plaster May Be Authentic

Wednesday, September 14th, 2016

Alec Baldwin Sues Mary Boone Over Disputed Ross Bleckner Painting

Tuesday, September 13th, 2016

NYT Recaps Dispute Over Bleckner Painting Between Alec Baldwin and Mary Boone

Monday, August 15th, 2016

Researchers Discover Hidden Face Beneath Degas Painting

Friday, August 5th, 2016

U.S. Government Files Lawsuit, Seizes van Gogh and Monet Works in Connection with Malaysian State Funds Disappearance

Sunday, July 24th, 2016

Iranian Artist Barred From Leaving Country Arrested for “Disturbing the Peace”

Monday, July 11th, 2016

Moscow’s Garage Embracing Expanded Programming for Disabled Visitors

Wednesday, July 6th, 2016

WSJ Looks at Dispute Over Greek Collector’s Treasure Trove of Works

Friday, July 1st, 2016

David Nahmad Talks to NYT on Disputed Modigliani

Monday, June 13th, 2016

Dominique Lévy Expanding at 909 Madison Ave

Sunday, June 5th, 2016

New York – Anish Kapoor: “Today You Will Be in Paradise” at Gladstone Gallery Through June 11th, 2016

Wednesday, June 1st, 2016

Holbein Portait of Jane Seymour Discovered in Cambridge Home

Wednesday, June 1st, 2016

Olafur Eliasson Discusses His Versailles Project

Sunday, May 22nd, 2016

Long Lost Renaissance Sculptures Rediscovered in Berlin

Thursday, May 19th, 2016
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Atelier Van Lieshout Work to Go to Centre Pompidou

October 17th, 2017

Atelier Van Lieshout, via NYTDesign group Atelier Van Lieshout’s Domestikator sculpture, originally deemed too lewd for an installation outside the Louvre, will go on view outside the Centre Pompidou.“To have this major piece in front of the Pompidou is a victory,” says Julien Lombrail, director of the London-based gallery Carpenters Workshop, which represents the artists. “It’s an incredible moment for Paris and the public when we have so many issues surrounding art and censorship. It’s important for us to engage for the future.”
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New York Times Spotlights Challenges for Fall Auction Calendar

October 17th, 2017

Francis Bacon in London, via NYTA piece in the New York Times notes the growing stature of the London Contemporary Art auctions each October, and the challenges of two sets of major auctions each fall focusing on marquee works between New York and London. “There’s a volume issue,” says advisor Anthony McNerney of this month’s sales in the British capital. “A lot of collectors were feeling ‘art blind.’ ”
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Never-Before-Auctioned Léger Leads Christie’s Auction with $65 Million Estimate

October 17th, 2017

Fernand Leger, via NYTFernand Léger’s Contraste de formes, a work which has never been auctioned, will go on sale at Christie’s next month in New York, carrying with it an estimate of $65 million.  The price would set a new record for the artist. “Executed just months before the First World War, Contraste de formes, with its groundbreaking abstract conception and its thrillingly preserved physical state, is without question a major work of Modern Art,” says Conor Jordan, deputy chairman of Impressionist and modern art at Christie’s.
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