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Go See – London: Yuri and Konstantin Shamanov (aka the Chapman brothers) "Good News" in Orel Art, through September 26, 2009

Friday, July 31st, 2009

Newslinks for Monday, July 20th, 2009

Monday, July 20th, 2009

Newslinks for Monday, January 5th, 2009

Monday, January 5th, 2009

AO Auction Roundup 5 of 5 – November Auction Summary: the reality of an indisputable buyer’s market

Wednesday, November 19th, 2008

AO Roundup: 2008 Frieze Art Fair, Sotheby’s, Christie’s and Phillips London Auctions; Art Market Inflection Point Reached

Wednesday, October 22nd, 2008

Newslinks for Wednesday, September 24, as summer’s China-focused news comes to an end, Autumn news centers on Russia

Wednesday, September 24th, 2008

Go See: Major Francis Bacon Retrospective, Tate Britain, through January 4, 2008

Sunday, September 21st, 2008

Newslinks for Wednesday September 3, 2008

Wednesday, September 3rd, 2008

Newslinks for Monday August 18th, 2008

Monday, August 18th, 2008

Newslinks for Friday, July 25, 2008

Friday, July 25th, 2008

Newslinks: Monday, July 14 2008

Monday, July 14th, 2008

Newslinks: Tuesday June 17, 2008

Tuesday, June 17th, 2008

AO Art Basel Wrap Up

Tuesday, June 10th, 2008

Art Basel Update: Lucian Freud Painting Sells for $12 Million to Anonymous Buyer at Art Basel

Friday, June 6th, 2008

Art Basel, Switzerland is on, right now

Thursday, June 5th, 2008

Newslinks: Tuesday June 3rd, 2008

Tuesday, June 3rd, 2008

Collectors

Thursday, December 27th, 2007

AO On Site Report #2 – Art Basel, Switzerland, Focus on Quality Drives Buyers

Friday, June 18th, 2010

Newlinks for Wednesday October 7th, 2009

Wednesday, October 7th, 2009
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Leonardo da Vinci Painting Inspires Mystery Over Depiction of Transparent Orb

October 19th, 2017

Leonardo da Vinci’s Salvator Mundi, via The GuardianThe Guardian has a piece this week on the mysterious orb held by Christ in the Leonardo da Vinci painting currently on view at Christie’s. “Solid glass or crystal, whether shaped like an orb or a lens, produces magnified, inverted, and reversed images,” historian Walter Isaacson says of the image. “Instead, Leonardo painted the orb as if it were a hollow glass bubble that does not refract or distort the light passing through it.”
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In Rare Move, Several Florine Stettheimer Works Change Hands this Fall

October 19th, 2017

Florine Stettheimer, New York Liberty, 1918, via Art NewsIn an extremely rare occurrence, two works by Florine Stettheimer have changed hands this year, with one going into the collection of the Whitney Museum, and one going onto the open market.  Stettheimer rarely sold or gave her works away, making one’s appearance, let alone two in the same year, a momentous event. 
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Kader Attia Wins 2017 Joan Miró Prize

October 19th, 2017

Kader Attia, via Art DailyFrench-Algerian artist Kader Attia has been named  winner of the 2017 Joan Miró Prize.  “Attia’s passionate engagement with current affairs and with the shared fate of humanity [which] has close links to Joan Miró’s involvement in the critical episodes that marked his generation, while Attia’s unique take on complex, often traumatic, human relationships across cultures resonates with Miró’s universal aspirations,” the award’s jury said in a statement.
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