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AO Auction Recap – London: Sotheby’s Impressionist and Modern Evening Sale, June 21st, 2016

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2016

Norwegian Shipping Billionaire Petter Olsen to Open Private Museum in 2017

Tuesday, June 14th, 2016

AO Fair Recap – Miami Beach: Art Basel Miami Beach and Miami Art Week, December 2nd – 6th, 2015

Tuesday, December 8th, 2015

New York – Billy Childish: “Flowers, Nudes and Birch Trees: New Paintings 2015″ at Lehmann Maupin Through October 31st, 2015

Monday, October 26th, 2015

Fondation Louis Vuitton Readies Landmark Modernist Exhibition

Tuesday, February 3rd, 2015

London- “In Homage” at Skarstedt Gallery Through August 8th, 2014

Wednesday, July 30th, 2014

Collector and Private-Equity Magnate Leon Black Makes Art & Auction Power List

Wednesday, November 27th, 2013

Marina Abramovic’s “Scream” Tribute

Friday, August 23rd, 2013

Leon Black is the buyer of Raphael’s “Head of a Young Apostle”

Saturday, June 22nd, 2013

AO Auction Preview: Sotheby’s and Christie’s Impressionist and Modern Art Evening Sales, Tonight May 7th and tomorrow May 8th, 2013

Tuesday, May 7th, 2013

Film Tour of Manet’s Exhibition at Royal Academy of Art To Screen April 11th

Saturday, April 6th, 2013

AO On-Site: The 2013 Armory Show in New York City – March 6th-10th, 2013

Friday, March 8th, 2013

100 Years On, The Armory Show Looks Back at its Definitive First Show

Sunday, February 24th, 2013

Bloomberg Lists Top Ten Auction Sales of 2012, Up 44% From 2011

Thursday, December 20th, 2012

AO Newslink

Wednesday, October 24th, 2012

AO Newslink

Monday, October 8th, 2012

AO Newslink

Monday, September 17th, 2012

AO Newslink

Friday, August 31st, 2012

Salzburg: Georg Baselitz at Thaddaeus Ropac through August 30, 2012

Wednesday, August 22nd, 2012

AO Newslink

Monday, July 23rd, 2012

AO Newslink

Wednesday, July 11th, 2012

AO On Site Auction Results w/ Photoset – New York: Christie’s Post-War and Contemporary Evening Sale, May 8, 2012 – Many records broken.

Wednesday, May 9th, 2012

AO Auction Preview – New York: Post War and Contemporary Sales at Christie’s, Sotheby’s, and Phillips de Pury, May 7–9, 2012

Tuesday, May 8th, 2012

AO On Site with Photoset – New York: Frieze Art Fair on Randall’s Island, MAY 4–7, 2012

Friday, May 4th, 2012
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Michelangelo Sketch Sells for $24 Million in Paris

May 19th, 2022

A recently unearthed Michelangelo sketch, considered to be the artist’s first nude, has sold  at Christie’s Paris for a record 23 million euros ($24 million). “Michelangelo has decided to make the figure into something that corresponded more to his aesthetic by making him much more robust and monumental, while at the same time keeping the fragility of the figure, who is exposed and shivering” as he awaits baptism,” says Christie’s Old Masters expert Stijn Alsteens.
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Basquiat Work Sells for $85 Million at Phillips $224.9 Million Night

May 19th, 2022

The Jean-Michel Basquiat work from the collection of Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa had a strong return to auction last night at Phillips, where it achieved $85 Million, part of a total sale of  $224.9 million, the highest in the company’s history. 
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Independent Art Fair to Launch New Fair Around 20th Century Work

May 17th, 2022

The Independent Art Fair will launch a new fair in September this year that will focus on 20th Century Works. “Over the years, there has been a shift, with next-generation dealers showing a more diverse group of artists and territories, geographically, socially, politically,” says Independent director Elizabeth Dee. “They are looking forward and looking back, saying, ‘We need to have a canon that looks like our program.’”
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