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Louvre Goes Forward with Move of 250,000 Works from Collection to Liévin

Tuesday, July 14th, 2015

Italy Looks Internationally for Museum Directors

Sunday, January 25th, 2015

New York Times Reviews the Louvre’s Ambitious Renovations

Tuesday, December 16th, 2014

The Economist Looks at the Development of the Louvre Abu Dhabi

Thursday, November 27th, 2014

Louvre Abu Dhabi to Receive 300 Works in Loan from France

Monday, October 13th, 2014

Louvre Director Sets Sights on Ambitious Renovation

Tuesday, September 9th, 2014

European Museums React to Growing Crowds

Monday, July 28th, 2014

Outgoing British Museum Chairman Discusses Experience

Monday, July 28th, 2014

Frankfurt – Albrecht Dürer: “Dürer: His Art in Context” at the Städel Museum, through February 2nd 2014

Friday, January 31st, 2014

Abu Dhabi Displeased Over Unspent €25 Million Gift to Louvre

Friday, May 10th, 2013

The Louvre Shuttered by Strike Over Pickpockets

Friday, April 12th, 2013

Art Newspaper Issues Its Annual Museum Attendance Roundup

Saturday, March 30th, 2013

Henri Loyrette, Director of Musée du Louvre, to Leave Post in 2013

Tuesday, December 18th, 2012

Doha, Qatar: Takashi Murakami at the Museum of Islamic Art through June 24, 2012

Thursday, March 1st, 2012

Go See – Athens: Louise Bourgeois at the Museum of Cycladic Art through September 12, 2010

Saturday, August 7th, 2010

Go See – Paris: Cy Twombly’s permanent installation ‘The Ceiling’ at Musée du Louvre

Friday, April 23rd, 2010

Go See – New York: “The Drawings of Bronzino” at the Metroplitan Museum of Art through April 18, 2010

Monday, April 5th, 2010

Go See: Leverkusen, Germany – Candida Höfer ‘PROJECTS: DONE’ at Museum Morsbroich through August 2, 2009

Thursday, July 23rd, 2009

I.M. Pei Designed Museum of Islamic Art to Open in Qatar, November

Friday, August 8th, 2008

The Louvre begins building $135 million Islamic art wing

Tuesday, August 5th, 2008

Top 10 Art Museums of 2007 by Attendance

Monday, March 3rd, 2008

Largest Collection of 17th Century Dutch Paintings Set for World Tour

Friday, December 30th, 2016

Frans Haals Forgery Profiled in NYT

Thursday, October 27th, 2016

Delacroix’s “Liberty Leading the People” Defaced in France

Friday, February 8th, 2013
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Sotheby’s Sotheby’s Posts $65.5 M. Profit for 2016 Fourth Quarter

February 27th, 2017

Gerhard Rchter at Sotheby's, via GuardianSotheby’s beat expectations for the fourth quarter of 2016, posting a profit of $65.5 million.  “We were cautiously optimistic in November, but as it turns out, the weight in that statement should have been on optimism,” Tad Smith said during the quarterly call with investors. “This quarter demonstrated that when the market stabilizes, let alone when it returns to its secular growth trajectory, our company is poised to capitalize on the upturn and do very well for our shareholders.”
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New Museum Partners with Nokia Bell Labs to Benefit NEW INC

February 27th, 2017

New Museum, via Architect's NewspaperThe New Museum will partner with Nokia Bell Labs, providing NEW INC collaborators with resources and technology for their work in the museum’s incubator program.  “The New Museum has long been at the forefront of art and technology; this partnership with a legendary research lab will help us continue to push boundaries of cultural expression and possibilities of interdisciplinary collaboration. The NEW INC community embraces an untapped demographic of practitioners,” says Lisa Phillips, Toby Devan Lewis Director of the New Museum.
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WSJ Notes Current Market Challenges as Auction Week Begins

February 27th, 2017

Jean Arp, Torse (1931), via Sotheby'sThe Wall Street Journal looks at the art market’s current state as it moves into a pair of auctions this week, noting the current challenges, and potential strategies auction houses are embracing to move beyond a struggling market.
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