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Go See – Los Angeles: “Collecting History: Highlighting Recent Acquisitions” at The Museum of Contemporary Art, through October 19, 2009

Sunday, August 30th, 2009

Art Sales Still High, At Least at Christie’s

Wednesday, September 12th, 2007

Ragnar Kjartansson Interviewed on Making ‘The Visitors’

Wednesday, September 18th, 2019

New York – Nick van Woert: “Body Parts” at Grimm Gallery Through October 12th, 2019

Tuesday, September 10th, 2019

NYT Celebrates Art Laborers for Labor Day

Tuesday, September 3rd, 2019

Atlanta’s High Museum Receives Major Gift of Impressionist Works

Wednesday, August 28th, 2019

Met Reviews Holdings of Indian Art

Monday, August 19th, 2019

Pérez Art Museum Miami Receives Trove of Southern American Artworks

Tuesday, August 6th, 2019

Art Dealer Gets 12 Years for Fraud Over Art Sales

Wednesday, July 31st, 2019

Shirin Neshat to Curate Show in NYC of Work by Iranian Women Artists

Wednesday, July 31st, 2019

NYT Posts Map of Artists’ Homes from This Year’s Whitney Biennial and Those Past

Monday, July 8th, 2019

AO Auction Results – London: Sotheby’s Contemporary Art Evening Sale, June 26th, 2019

Wednesday, June 26th, 2019

RIP: Artist Martin Roth Has Passed Away at 41

Monday, June 17th, 2019

AO Preview – Basel: The Art Basel Art Fair, June 13th – 16th, 2019

Saturday, June 8th, 2019

Hartley Waltman to Serve As Phillips General Counsel for Americas

Monday, June 3rd, 2019

Nomura Emerging Artist Award Goes to Cheng Ran and Cameron Rowland

Tuesday, May 21st, 2019

Whitney Biennial Artists Call for Removal of Warren B. Kanders from Board

Thursday, May 2nd, 2019

AO Preview – New York: Frieze New York Art Fair at Randall’s Island, May 1st – 5th, 2019

Friday, April 26th, 2019

New York – Alec Soth: “I Know How Furiously Your Heart Is Beating” at Sean Kelly Through April 27th, 2019

Wednesday, April 24th, 2019

NYT Profiles New Arts Studio Project at Brooklyn Army Terminal

Tuesday, April 23rd, 2019

Arts Benefactor Jayne Wrightsman Dies at 99

Monday, April 22nd, 2019

AO Recap – Hong Kong: Art Basel Hong Kong at the Hong Kong Convention Center, March 29th – 31st, 2019

Friday, March 29th, 2019

AO Preview – Art Basel Hong Kong at the Hong Kong Convention Center, March 27th – 31st, 2019

Tuesday, March 26th, 2019

AO On-Site – New York: SPRING/BREAK Art Show, March 6th – 11th, 2019

Sunday, March 10th, 2019
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Jerry Saltz Triumphs Over TriBeCa’s Art World Ascendance

September 18th, 2019

Jerry Saltz pens a piece in NY Mag this week trumpeting the return of the TriBeCa art scene, as a range of galleries open in the neighborhood. “Against all odds, can New York have a good art neighborhood with a walkable density of galleries?” He asks.  “Galleries with wooden floors, flaws, and funny footprints, which are more like where artists actually make art than all those perfect, concrete-floored slick showrooms?”
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Whitney Breaks Ground on Monumental David Hammons Sculpture

September 18th, 2019

The Whitney has broken ground on David Hammons’s Day’s End (2020), a permanent install across from the museum in the southern edge of Gansevoort Peninsula.  The piece is referred to by the artist as a “ghost monument” to Gordon Matta-Clark’s 1975 work of the same name in the same location.
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Ragnar Kjartansson Interviewed on Making ‘The Visitors’

September 18th, 2019

The Guardian’s running series of highlights of 21st Century arts features Ragnar Kjartansson’s The Visitors, calling it the best artwork of the 21st Century so far.  “It has a special place in my heart, but it was such a feelgood piece that I had to make some really dark shit afterwards,” he says of his work. “No artist has a favorite piece. Maybe you can pick one when you’re really old – but it’s something I’m super proud of. It took on a life of its own.”
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