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AO – Auction Recap: “If I Live I’ll See You Tuesday” at Christie’s, Monday, May 12th, 2014

Tuesday, May 13th, 2014

Wall Street Journal Interviews Olympia Scarry and Neville Wakefield on “Their Favorite Things”

Saturday, January 25th, 2014

Miami: “Piston Head” Presented by Venus Over Manhattan at 1111 Lincoln Road, December 3rd-8th, 2013

Friday, December 6th, 2013

AO On-Site: NADA at the Deauville Hotel, December 5th-8th, 2013

Friday, December 6th, 2013

London – “The Show is Over” at Gagosian Gallery, through November 30th 2013

Friday, November 29th, 2013

AO On-Site: Greenwich, CT – Julian Schnabel at the Brant Foundation Art Study Center Through March, 2014

Wednesday, November 13th, 2013

AO on site Photoset – Paris: FIAC Press Preview, October 23rd, 2013

Thursday, October 24th, 2013

New Book Documents the Polaroids of Dash Snow

Thursday, August 8th, 2013

New York – “Jew York” at Zach Feuer and UNTITLED Through July 26th, 2013

Saturday, July 27th, 2013

New York – AO Auction Results: Sotheby’s Contemporary Evening Sale, Tuesday May 14th, 2013.

Wednesday, May 15th, 2013

New York – Vito Schnabel presents “White Collar Crimes” at Acquavella Galleries, Through March 27th 2013

Tuesday, March 26th, 2013

AO On Site Miami Beach – OHWOW: “It Ain’t Fair”, Friday, December 7th, 2012

Sunday, December 9th, 2012

Art Observed’s Art Basel Miami Beach 2012 Guide to Fairs and Events with Newslink Summary

Monday, December 3rd, 2012

New York – AO Auction Results: Phillips de Pury & Co. Contemporary Evening Sale, Thursday, November 15th, 2012

Friday, November 16th, 2012

AO On Site – New York: 12th Annual RxArt Auction and Party At Milk Gallery, Monday, November 12th, 2012

Wednesday, November 14th, 2012

AO On Site – Greenwich, CT: Nate Lowman: “I Wanted To Be An Artist But All I Got Was This Lousy Career” At The Brant Foundation Art Study Center, Sunday, November 12th, 2012

Wednesday, November 14th, 2012

AO On Site – New York: Hanna Liden ‘Ghost Town’ at Maccarone Gallery through June 16, 2012

Wednesday, May 30th, 2012

AO On Site (with video and photoset) – Greenwich, CT: Karen Kilimnick at The Brant Foundation Sunday May 6th, show runs through September 2012

Monday, May 7th, 2012

AO on site New York – Opening of Bruce High Quality Foundation’s ‘Brucennial 2012′ at 159 Bleecker Street through April 20, 2012

Thursday, March 1st, 2012

New York: ‘Grisaille’ at Luxembourg & Dayan extended through January 28, 2012

Thursday, January 26th, 2012

AO On Site (with Photoset) – Paris: FIAC 2011 Opening Day Review, October 21, 2011

Saturday, October 22nd, 2011

AO On Site Photoset – New York: RxArt’s Annual Benefit 2011, Thursday, September 22nd, 2011

Tuesday, September 27th, 2011

Don’t Miss – Los Angeles: “Post 9-11″ at OHWOW Gallery through August 27th, 2011

Sunday, August 21st, 2011

Living Artists

Thursday, July 7th, 2011
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ICA Philadelphia Gets W.A.G.E. Certification

March 23rd, 2018

ICA Philly, via Art NewsThe ICA Philadelphia will be the first museum certified by Working Artists and the Greater Economy (W.A.G.E.), a New York-based organization pushing for sustainable economic relationships between artists and exhibiting institutions. “Our partnership with W.A.G.E. helps to set a new standard in the museum field, one that ensures equitable environments for the artists with whom we work,” director, Amy Sadao, said in a statement.“We’re proud to be the first museum to join this diverse group of arts and culture institutions across the U.S. who are certified, and hope that it will encourage other museums to do the same.”
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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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