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Don't Miss – New York: Francesco Clemente, A Private Geography at Mary Boone Gallery Through December 18, 2010

Thursday, December 16th, 2010

Go See – Switzerland: Rosemarie Trockel at Kunstmuseum Basel through September 5th, 2010

Saturday, July 10th, 2010

AO Onsite Auction Results – New York: Art Market History witnessed at Christie’s Impressionist/Modern evening sale

Wednesday, May 5th, 2010

AO Breaking Auction News: Record $106.5 million paid for Pablo Picasso's 1932 portrait of his mistress at Christie's, New York

Wednesday, May 5th, 2010

AO Auction Preview – London: The January Post-War and Contemporary Auctions Begin at Sotheby’s

Monday, February 8th, 2010

Go See: Jenny Holzer’s ‘PROTECT PROTECT’ at the Whitney Museum of American Art, through May 31, 2009

Saturday, March 14th, 2009

AO On Site: Peter Doig, New Paintings, Saturday, January 17th, 2009, on until March 14th, 2009 at Gavin Brown’s Enterprise and Michael Werner Gallery, New York

Monday, January 19th, 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

Go See: Jenny Holzer's 'For the Guggenheim' Fridays sunset through 11 PM through New Year's Eve

Friday, September 26th, 2008

Sotheby’s issues earnings report: profit drops by 11% but no longer at a loss

Thursday, August 7th, 2008

AO On Site: WHITNEY BIENNIAL 2008

Saturday, March 8th, 2008

Schnabel Show at Gagosian in Light of Oscar Buzz

Wednesday, January 23rd, 2008

Newslinks for 12.3.07

Monday, December 3rd, 2007

Sotheby's stock drops after a disappointing sale

Thursday, November 8th, 2007
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Michelangelo Sketch Sells for $24 Million in Paris

May 19th, 2022

A recently unearthed Michelangelo sketch, considered to be the artist’s first nude, has sold  at Christie’s Paris for a record 23 million euros ($24 million). “Michelangelo has decided to make the figure into something that corresponded more to his aesthetic by making him much more robust and monumental, while at the same time keeping the fragility of the figure, who is exposed and shivering” as he awaits baptism,” says Christie’s Old Masters expert Stijn Alsteens.
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Basquiat Work Sells for $85 Million at Phillips $224.9 Million Night

May 19th, 2022

The Jean-Michel Basquiat work from the collection of Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa had a strong return to auction last night at Phillips, where it achieved $85 Million, part of a total sale of  $224.9 million, the highest in the company’s history. 
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Independent Art Fair to Launch New Fair Around 20th Century Work

May 17th, 2022

The Independent Art Fair will launch a new fair in September this year that will focus on 20th Century Works. “Over the years, there has been a shift, with next-generation dealers showing a more diverse group of artists and territories, geographically, socially, politically,” says Independent director Elizabeth Dee. “They are looking forward and looking back, saying, ‘We need to have a canon that looks like our program.’”
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