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Newslinks: Monday, August 4, 2008

Monday, August 4th, 2008

Alex Katz

Thursday, March 6th, 2008

Newslinks 1.14.08

Monday, January 14th, 2008

Chuck Close

Thursday, January 3rd, 2008

Galleries

Thursday, December 27th, 2007

Autumn in the art world, take in the foliage

Friday, September 7th, 2007

AO On Site – Stockholm: Sol Lewitt “Seven Wall Drawings” at Magasin 3 Konsthall through June 6, 2010

Tuesday, January 26th, 2010

Newslinks for Wednesday November 25, 2009

Wednesday, November 25th, 2009

AO On Site; FIAC Round-Up: many reserves, not many sales made on “modern masterworks” and Saadane Afif announced as winner The Marcel Duchamp Prize

Monday, October 26th, 2009

AO Onsite: FIAC Has Begun in Paris and will run through October 25th

Thursday, October 22nd, 2009

Newlinks for Wednesday October 7th, 2009

Wednesday, October 7th, 2009

Go See: Sophie Calle “Take Care of Yourself” US Debut at Paula Cooper Gallery, April 9-May 22, 2009

Saturday, April 18th, 2009

Go See: ‘Electricity’ group show at Leo Castelli Gallery, New York, through April 25, 2009

Saturday, April 4th, 2009

AO On Site with Photo Essay: 2009 New York Armory Show and Armory Modern, plus opening party at MoMA with Gang Gang Dance

Saturday, March 7th, 2009

Go See: Cy Twombly: 'The Rose' at Gagosian Gallery, London through May 9th, 2009

Wednesday, March 4th, 2009

AO November Auction Roundup 2 of 5 (AO On-Site): Sotheby’s Contemporary Art Evening Sale, New York, Tuesday, November 11th: Sotheby’s crushed by guarantees, Eli Broad: “It’s a half-price sale”

Sunday, November 16th, 2008

NEWSLINKS 03.08.08

Saturday, March 8th, 2008

Claes Oldenburg

Thursday, January 3rd, 2008

Marlborough Chelsea opens Thursday Oct. 4th

Wednesday, October 3rd, 2007
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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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