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New York – Sadie Benning: “Green God” at Mary Boone and Callicoon Fine Arts Through July 29th, 2016

Wednesday, July 27th, 2016

New York — Jimmy DeSana and Hanna Liden: “Still Lives” at Salon 94 Through June 25th, 2016

Friday, June 24th, 2016

Maurizio Cattelan Premiering New York in Zürich

Monday, June 13th, 2016

New York – Fausto Melotti at Hauser and Wirth Through June 18th, 2016

Saturday, May 7th, 2016

Brussels – Huma Bhabha: “Wages of Fear” at Clearing Brussels Through December 5, 2015

Friday, November 27th, 2015

New York – Rineke Dijkstra: “The Gymschool, St. Petersburg” at Marian Goodman Gallery Through December 19th, 2015

Saturday, November 14th, 2015

London – Thomas Hirschhorn: “In-Between” at South London Gallery Through September 13th, 2015

Friday, July 31st, 2015

Paris – Rineke Dijkstra: “Selected Works” at Marian Goodman Through February 21st, 2015

Tuesday, February 3rd, 2015

New York – Rob Pruitt: “Multiple Personalities” at Gavin Brown’s Enterprise Through October 25th, 2014

Thursday, October 23rd, 2014

New York – Maria Lassnig at MoMA PS1 Through May 25th, 2014

Monday, March 31st, 2014

Russian Government Declines to Reunite Collection of Former Museum

Monday, July 22nd, 2013

Paris – Nick Van Woert: “Haruspex” at Yvon Lambert Gallery Through July 30th, 2013

Thursday, July 11th, 2013

London – Haroon Mirza at Lisson Gallery Through June 29th, 2013

Sunday, June 30th, 2013

New York – Dieter Roth: “wait, later this will be nothing” at the MoMA, through June 24th 2013

Monday, June 17th, 2013

New York- Tracey Emin: “I Followed You to The Sun” at Lehmann Maupin through June 22nd, 2013

Monday, June 17th, 2013

London – Rachel Whiteread: “Detached” at Gagosian Britannia Street, through May 25th 2013

Monday, May 6th, 2013

New York City: “Black Cake” Curated by Alex Gartenfeld at Team Gallery Through February 16th, 2013

Monday, January 21st, 2013

Stockholm: Wolfgang Tillmans at Moderna Museet, through January 20, 2013

Sunday, January 20th, 2013

London – Maurizio Cattelan: “Think Twice: Collection Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Maurizio Cattelan” at Whitechapel Gallery, through December 2nd, 2012

Saturday, December 1st, 2012

AO On Site – New York: “Bulletin Boards” at Venus Over Manhattan curated by Matthew Higgs of White Columns and featuring works by Rita Ackermann, Adam McEwen, Nate Lowman, Gavin Brown and others through August 24, 2012

Tuesday, August 14th, 2012

AO On Site – New York: Jayson Musson aka Hennesy Youngman at Salon 94 through August 17, 2012

Sunday, July 15th, 2012

Seoul: “Personages” by Louise Bourgeois at Kukje Gallery through June 29, 2012

Tuesday, June 26th, 2012

AO On Site – New York: Opening of White Column’s “Do Your Thing” exhibit Saturday, June 9, on view through July 14, 2012

Thursday, June 14th, 2012

Milan: Marina Abramovic ‘The Abramovic Method’ at PAC Padiglione d’Arte Contemporanea through June 10, 2012, and ‘With Eyes Closed I See Happiness’ at Galleria Lia Rumma through May 12, 2012

Tuesday, April 17th, 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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