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Sotheby’s Stock Posts 20% Increase Despite Low Earnings

Monday, March 6th, 2017

New York – “Salvatore Scarpitta: 1956 – 1964″ at Luxembourg and Dayan Through December 23rd, 2016

Monday, December 19th, 2016

UK Cities Pushing for Candidacy as European Capital of Culture Despite Brexit

Sunday, December 18th, 2016

Germany’s Artnet Acquires Tutela Capital SA

Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016

Tom Sachs Speaks to Pitchfork About Frank Ocean’s Recent Video Piece

Monday, August 22nd, 2016

New York – Taryn Simon: “Paperwork and the Will of Capital” at Gagosian Gallery Through March 26th, 2016

Thursday, March 24th, 2016

Cairo’s Townhouse Gallery Remains Shuttered Despite Reports of Reopening

Friday, February 19th, 2016

Despite “Reassuring” Sale, Sotheby’s Stock Drops 13%

Thursday, February 11th, 2016

Creative Capital Announces Grants for 2016

Tuesday, January 12th, 2016

More Collectors Donating Works to Hospitals and Nonprofits

Monday, November 2nd, 2015

Despite Increasing Art World Globalization, New York and London Remain Market Hubs

Friday, October 16th, 2015

Bloomberg Looks at Eli Broad’s Mission to Make L.A. an Art Capital

Wednesday, September 16th, 2015

Basel, Switzerland – Anicka Yi: “7,070,430K of Digital Spit” at Kunsthalle Basel Through August 16th, 2015

Sunday, August 2nd, 2015

Marcato Capital Filing Indicates Equal Shares to Third Point

Sunday, March 22nd, 2015

Paris and Berlin – “Open Source: Art at the Eclipse of Capitalism” at Max Hetzler Through April 18th, 2015

Sunday, March 22nd, 2015

Vito Acconci Proposes Intricate Bridge Structure for Tasmanian Capital

Tuesday, January 13th, 2015

Fall Season Precipitates New Initiatives for Auction Houses

Monday, July 28th, 2014

Pittsburgh Preps its Own Biennial

Friday, July 11th, 2014

LACMA Changes Campus Design to Protect La Brea Tar Pits

Thursday, June 26th, 2014

Bridget Riley Unveils New Commission at London Hospital

Tuesday, April 8th, 2014

Smithsonian Commits to Regular Hours Despite Impending Cuts

Thursday, February 28th, 2013

Despite Investigation, Cohen Keeps Promises to MoMA

Friday, February 22nd, 2013

$500k Sidaner Discovered in Pittsburgh School

Monday, February 18th, 2013

On the lack of profitability of art theft despite the high value of the works involved

Friday, November 23rd, 2012
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Kunstmuseum Basel to Host Show of Drawings from Kara Walker’s Never Before Seen Archives

January 14th, 2021

A collection of drawings, collages and studies held for years in Kara Walker’s personal archives will go on view thus summer at Kunstmuseum Basel.  “I invited Kara Walker to do an exhibition at the Kunstmuseum Basel and proposed a focus on her drawings rather than her cutouts,” says curator Anita Haldemann. “She has hidden these drawings from the public and sometimes also from herself because they were either too intimate and too painful or too shocking to face them herself or to confront the audience with them.”
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NYT Calls for New Deal for the Arts

January 14th, 2021

A piece by Jason Farago in the New York Times this week calls for a New Deal for the Arts as a way to rehabilitate the currently struggling arts sector during the pandemic. “Not since 1945 has the United States required catharsis like it does in 2021,” he writes.
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Germany Returns the Last of the Confirmed Nazi-Looted Works from Gurlitt Trove

January 14th, 2021

Germany has returned the last of the 14 works from the Gurlitt Collection that could be authenticated as looted, DW reports. “We cannot make up for this severe suffering, but we are trying with the appraisal of Nazi art looting to make a contribution to historical justice and fulfill our moral responsibility,” says Culture Minister Monika Grütters.
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