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Impressive Roster of Artists Donate Works to Benefit Choreographer Stephen Petronio’s Residency Program

Saturday, January 9th, 2016

AO Auction Recap – New York: Sotheby’s Taubman Masterworks Sale, November 4th, 2015

Wednesday, November 4th, 2015

London – Agnes Martin at Tate Modern Through October 11th, 2015

Tuesday, September 8th, 2015

AO On-Site: Art Basel at Messe Basel, June 18th-21st, 2015

Thursday, June 18th, 2015

Crystal Bridges to Make Major Acquisitions Announcement

Thursday, June 4th, 2015

New York Times Profiles Metalworker Dick Polich

Sunday, February 1st, 2015

AO Auction Recap – New York: Sotheby’s Contemporary and Post-War Evening Sale, November 11th,2014

Tuesday, November 11th, 2014

AO Auction Preview – New York: Contemporary and Post-War Evening Sales November 11th-13th, 2014

Tuesday, November 11th, 2014

Sotheby’s Rolls Out Major West Coast Initiative to Lure New Buyers

Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014

Christie’s Announces Its Own Bay Area Pop-Up Sale

Thursday, September 11th, 2014

Impressive Art Collection Lies Scattered Across Lincoln Center

Thursday, July 24th, 2014

New York – Michelangelo Pistoletto: “The Minus Objects 1965-1966″ at Luhring Augustine through May 11, 2014

Sunday, April 27th, 2014

New York – “Sculpture” at Matthew Marks Gallery Through April 19th, 2014

Monday, March 24th, 2014

AO On-Site – New York: The 26th Annual ADAA Art Show at the Park Avenue Armory, March 5th – 9th, 2014

Sunday, March 9th, 2014

Go See – New York: Ileana Sonnabend: “Ambassador for the New” at Museum of Modern Art Through April 24th, 2014

Wednesday, February 26th, 2014

Sachs Family Donates Major Gift to Philadelphia Museum of Art

Friday, January 10th, 2014

Vanity Fair Announces Results of Greatest Living Artists Poll

Monday, November 4th, 2013

Berlin – John Baldessari: “Storyboard (in 4 Parts)” at Sprüth Magers Through November 2nd 2013

Saturday, September 21st, 2013

Art Fraud Suspect Arrested While Out on Bail

Monday, June 24th, 2013

Massimo Gioni Profiled in New York Times

Saturday, May 25th, 2013

New York – “The Pop Object: The Still Life Tradition in Pop Art” at Acquavella Galleries, through May 24th 2013

Tuesday, May 7th, 2013

Major Artists Donate Work for Auction to Support Whitney Museum’s Highline Location

Friday, April 5th, 2013

AO On-site: The ADAA Art Show at The Park Avenue Armory: March 6th-10th, 2013

Sunday, March 10th, 2013

New York – “Richard Artschwager: The Desert” at David Nolan Gallery, Through Decmber 22nd, 2012

Thursday, December 20th, 2012
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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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