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AO Auction Preview – New York: Spring Auction Week, May 8th – 12th, 2016

Friday, May 6th, 2016

AO On-Site – New York: Frieze Art Fair, May 5th – 8th, 2016

Thursday, May 5th, 2016

AO Preview – New York: Frieze New York at Randall’s Island, May 5th – 8th, 2016

Tuesday, May 3rd, 2016

Manifesta 11 Announces Details, Joint Collaborations

Tuesday, April 5th, 2016

AO On-Site – Miami Beach: Untitled Art Fair at 12th Street and Ocean Drive, December 2nd – 6th, 2015

Sunday, December 6th, 2015

AO Auction Recap – New York: Phillips 20th Century and Contemporary Evening Sale, November 8th, 2015

Monday, November 9th, 2015

AO Auction Preview – New York: Impressionist, Modern, Post-War and Contemporary Evening Sales, November 4th-12th, 2015

Wednesday, November 4th, 2015

AO Auction Recap – London: Christie’s Post-War and Contemporary Evening Sale, June 30th, 2015

Tuesday, June 30th, 2015

AO On-Site – New York: The 2015 Armory Show at Piers 92 & 94, March 4th – 8th, 2015

Friday, March 6th, 2015

DIS To Curate 2016 Berlin Biennale

Thursday, September 25th, 2014

AO Preview: New York Armory Week: March 4th-9th, 2014

Tuesday, March 4th, 2014

Family Business Gallery Moves to Paris

Tuesday, December 17th, 2013

New York – James Turrell at The Guggenheim Museum Through September 25th, 2013

Friday, August 9th, 2013

Financial Times Publishes Collecting Section

Monday, June 10th, 2013

Ryan McGinley Unveils New Highline Billboard

Tuesday, April 2nd, 2013

Rome – “Neon: The Luminous Matter Of Art” At The Museum of Contemporary Art of Rome Through November 11th, 2012

Thursday, November 1st, 2012

AO Newslink

Monday, October 22nd, 2012

New York – “Regarding Warhol: Sixty Artists, Fifty Years” At the Metropolitan Museum of Art Through December 31st, 2012

Thursday, September 27th, 2012

London: “The Art of Chess” at Saatchi Gallery Through October 3rd

Wednesday, September 19th, 2012

New York: Nate Lowman, Hanna Liden and Leo Fitzpatrick’s Home Alone Gallery Opens in TriBeCa

Thursday, August 16th, 2012

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

Sunday, July 15th, 2012

London: “Invisible: Art of the Unseen 1957-2012” on show at Hayward Gallery through August 6, 2012

Sunday, June 24th, 2012

AO On Site (with video and photoset) – Greenwich, CT: Karen Kilimnick at The Brant Foundation Sunday May 6th, show runs through September 2012

Monday, May 7th, 2012

AO Newslink

Monday, April 23rd, 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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