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AO News – New York: New York Gallery Week begins today May 7 through May, 10th 2010

Friday, May 7th, 2010

AO Auction/Event Preview -Watermill, New York: The 16th Annual Watermill Summer Auction and Benefit July 25, 2009

Thursday, July 23rd, 2009

AO On Site – Basel: ART 40 BASEL opened today, initial reports indicate solid activity

Wednesday, June 10th, 2009

Go See: Group Exhibition Espèces d’Espaces at Yvon Lambert New York, through May 16, 2009

Wednesday, April 1st, 2009

Embattled Lehman Brothers CEO and wife to auction $20 million of post-war and contemporary art through Christie’s

Saturday, September 27th, 2008

AO On Site – New York: Janet Cardiff and George Bures Miller, “The Murder of Crows” at The Park Avenue Armory, through September 9th

Sunday, September 2nd, 2012

Tuesday, March 27th, 2012

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

Thursday, January 19th, 2012

GO See – Baden-Baden: Neo Rauch at the Museum Frieder Burda through September 18th, 2011

Friday, September 2nd, 2011

AO Newslinks for Tuesday December 1st, 2009

Tuesday, December 1st, 2009

Go See – London: Ed Ruscha at the Hayward Gallery through January 10, 2010

Monday, November 2nd, 2009

Newslinks for Monday, April 13, 2009

Monday, April 13th, 2009

Serra's monumental "Forty Years" review at MoMA

Friday, June 1st, 2007
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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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