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AO On Site Photoset, with link summary – Art Basel Miami Beach 2011: Main Fair Preview and News Summary, Wednesday, November 30, 2011

Thursday, December 1st, 2011

Breaking News: Charles Saatchi Donates his Gallery and over 200 works worth roughly $37.5 million to the UK to create London Museum of Contemporary art upon his retirement in 2012

Thursday, July 1st, 2010

Go See – Berlin: Jake & Dinos Chapman’s ‘Shitrospective’ at Contemporary Fine Arts through January 14, 2010

Sunday, January 3rd, 2010

AO On Site Auction Results – London: Sotheby’s Contemporary Art Sale Friday October 16th, Overall, expectations are reached and in many cases exceeded

Friday, October 16th, 2009

Go See – London: Yuri and Konstantin Shamanov (aka the Chapman brothers) "Good News" in Orel Art, through September 26, 2009

Friday, July 31st, 2009

AO Roundup: 2008 Frieze Art Fair, Sotheby’s, Christie’s and Phillips London Auctions; Art Market Inflection Point Reached

Wednesday, October 22nd, 2008

Go See: The Chapman Brothers, White Cube, Mason’s Yard, London: “If Hitler Had Been a Hippy How Happy Would We Be” through July 12

Tuesday, June 10th, 2008

Tate Gallery acquires Saatchi’s “Chapman Family Collection”

Thursday, February 28th, 2008

Chapman Brothers Change Faces on Hogarth Etchings

Friday, January 18th, 2008

Development Plans Threaten Artist Studios in London’s Hackney Wick

Monday, August 15th, 2016

AO Preview – Frieze New York Art Week, May 7th – 11th, 2014

Wednesday, May 7th, 2014

London – Tacita Dean at Frith Street Gallery, Through October 26th, 2013

Tuesday, October 8th, 2013

Performa Announces 2013 Commissions

Tuesday, August 13th, 2013

AO Newslink

Thursday, August 16th, 2012

Living Artists

Thursday, July 7th, 2011

AO On Site (with photoset) – New York: Benefit for The Foundation for Contemporary Arts held at Lehmann Maupin Gallery, Lower East Side, Thursday, December 9th, 2010

Friday, December 10th, 2010

Go See – New York: Banks Violette at Gladstone Gallery through April 17, 2010

Friday, April 2nd, 2010

Newslinks for Wednesday, October 14th, 2009

Wednesday, October 14th, 2009

Newslinks for Monday September 21st, 2009

Monday, September 21st, 2009

Newslinks for Monday, July 27, 2009

Monday, July 27th, 2009

Go See – London: Classified at Tate Britain through August 23rd 2009

Monday, July 6th, 2009

Newslinks for Wednesday, March 4, 2009

Wednesday, March 4th, 2009

For the Love of Copyright Law: ‘Red Rag to a Bull’ prods Damien Hirst over lawsuit

Wednesday, February 18th, 2009

AO On Site Photoset/Video/News Wrapup: Art Basel Miami Beach Survives in 2008

Wednesday, December 10th, 2008
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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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Getty Museum Survives Brutal California Wildfires

December 13th, 2017

Getty, via ReutersThe Getty has survived a week of chaotic wildfires, keeping its collection intact while flames raged around the museum by wetting the surrounding hills with water and closing off all air intake valves. “By putting all these bells and whistles in, we are able to wet down our hillsides, close intake valves and keep smoke and debris out,” says Linda Somerville, assistant director of insurance and risk management for the J. Paul Getty Trust.
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The Frick Collection Acquires First Work in 30 Years

December 13th, 2017

François-Pascal-Simon Gérard, via ArtforumThe Frick Collection has acquired its first work since 1991, a 7-feet-tall portrait of Prince Camillo Borghese by François-Pascal-Simon Gérard, Artforum reports. “The last opportunity the Frick had to purchase a major French School painting was nearly thirty years ago, with the acquisition of [Jean-Antoine] Watteau’s Portal of Valenciennes,” director Ian Wardropper says. “Today, it is deeply rewarding to have the rare opportunity to bring to the museum such an important work as this one, a historic portrait we feel would have compelled Henry Clay Frick. While the portrait has been shown in Rome, it has never been seen publicly in America.”


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