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AO On Site – Art 43 Basel Final Photoset and AO News Wrapup

Monday, June 18th, 2012

AO On Site – London: Gesamtkunstwerk – New Art From Germany at Saatchi Gallery through April 15, 2012

Monday, March 26th, 2012

Taipei, Taiwan: Ai Weiwei 'Ai Weiwei, Absent' at Taipei Fine Arts Museum through January 29, 2012

Thursday, January 19th, 2012

Don’t Miss – East Hampton: Aurel Schmidt “Summer Bummer” at The Fireplace Project through September 6, 2010

Saturday, September 4th, 2010

Art Observed Newslinks For Wednesday December 16th, 2009

Wednesday, December 16th, 2009

AO Auction Results: Old Masters Week at Christie’s and Sotheby’s in London – numerous records set at two ground-breaking auctions

Thursday, December 10th, 2009

AO Interview: A discussion with Xavier Veilhan, French artist, whose work is currently on view at Château de Versailles

Thursday, October 8th, 2009

Go See – New York: Sculpture Show at Sperone Westwater, through September 4, 2009

Sunday, August 30th, 2009

Go See – East Hampton: Agathe Snow “Terrestrial Forms” at The Fireplace Project, through August 31, 2009 with interview Firplace Foundation founder, Edsel Williams

Friday, August 21st, 2009

Go see – Zürich: John Baldessari “Raised Eyebrows / Furrowed Foreheads: Part IV” at Mai 36 Through August 8, 2009

Tuesday, July 28th, 2009

Go See: Anish Kapoor at the Deutsche Guggenheim, Berlin, November 30, 2008 – February 1, 2009

Sunday, December 14th, 2008

Saville's Saguinary Suspension

Monday, August 13th, 2007
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Sheila Hicks Profiled in New Yorker

March 20th, 2018

Sheila Hicks, via New YorkerArtist Sheila Hicks gets a profile in the New Yorker this week, as she reflects on her work and gives a tour of her studio. “You see the junk all over my studio?” she says of her cluttered studio and the practice that emerges from it. “It’s like drawing or sculpting with the scissors.”
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Former Art Basel Exec Magnus Renfrew to Launch Taipei Art Fair

March 20th, 2018

Dennis Chen, country head and head of wealth management, UBS Taiwan, and Magnus Renfrew, cofounder and director of Taipei Dangdai, via Art NewsFormer Art Basel fair head Magnus Renfrew is launching a new art fair, Taipei Dangdai, set to coincide with next year’s Taipei Biennial. “With Hong Kong, I was proud to be involved in organizing a fair that asserts itself as a global fair for the region and will remain so,” Renfrew says. “There is a big gap between Art Basel Hong Kong and other fairs in the region, in terms of quality and how they are progressing. It’s necessary to have other fairs that have real quality and don’t necessarily aspire to be the global fair for the region.” 
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Anthea Hamilton Interviewed in the Guardian

March 20th, 2018

Anthea Hamilton, via GuardianArtist Anthea Hamilton is interviewed in The Guardian this week, as the artist prepares a work for the Tate Britain’s Duveen Commission. “Well, I don’t think I’m allowed to talk about the work yet, I’d have to check,” she says drily. “But no, it’s not intimidating. The architecture is obviously very powerful but if you take that as a given, it’s not an issue.”
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