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Liverpool – Piet Mondrian: “Mondrian and His Studios” at the Tate Liverpool Through October 5th, 2014

Tuesday, September 9th, 2014

New York – “Degenerate Art: The Attack on Modern Art in Nazi Germany, 1937″ at the Neue Galerie Through September 1st, 2014

Saturday, August 9th, 2014

AO Auction Preview – London: Impressionist and Modern Art Evening Sales, June 22nd-23rd, 2014

Sunday, June 22nd, 2014

AO Auction Preview – New York: Impressionist and Modern Art Evening Sales, May 6th-7th, 2014

Monday, May 5th, 2014

New York – Frank Stella: “Recent Work” at Peter Freeman Inc. Through February 22nd, 2014

Sunday, February 2nd, 2014

Amsterdam – “Kazimir Malevich and the Russian Avant-Garde” at the Stedelijk Museum Through February 2nd, 2014

Wednesday, January 29th, 2014

Paris – Georg Baselitz at Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac Through October 31st, 2013

Sunday, October 20th, 2013

Christie’s to Offer Works from Krugier Collection This Fall

Saturday, September 14th, 2013

Berlin – Hilma af Klint: “A Pioneer of Abstraction” at Hamburger Bahnhof Through October 6th 2013

Friday, August 2nd, 2013

Christie’s Will Auction Krugier Collection

Monday, July 22nd, 2013

Japanese Study Finds Mice Attentive to Art

Friday, July 5th, 2013

AO Auction Results – Modern and Impressionist Evening Auctions in London, June 18th-19th, 2013

Friday, June 21st, 2013

AO Auction Preview – Modern and Impressionist Evening Auctions in London, June 18th-19th, 2013

Tuesday, June 18th, 2013

German Authorities Break Up Counterfeiting Ring

Sunday, June 16th, 2013

New York – Paul Klee: “Late Klee” at the Metropolitan Museum of Art Through March 31st, 2013

Sunday, February 10th, 2013

New York Art Dealing Couple Ordered to Pay $18 million for Fleeing the Country With Client’s Art

Saturday, January 5th, 2013

New York – AO Auction Results: Christie’s Impressionist & Modern Art Evening Sale, Wednesday, November 7th, 2012, Fluctuating sales with records achieved.

Thursday, November 8th, 2012

New York – AO Auction Preview: Impressionist and Modern Evening Sales at Christie’s and Sotheby’s, November 7th & 8th, 2012

Wednesday, November 7th, 2012

New York – “Josef Albers in America: Painting on Paper,” at The Morgan Library & Museum Through October 14th, 2012

Friday, October 12th, 2012

New York – Frank Stella: New Work at Freedman Art Through September 27, 2012

Friday, August 3rd, 2012

AO Auction Results – London: Impressionist and Modern Art Evening Sale at Sotheby’s, Tuesday June 19, 2012

Wednesday, June 20th, 2012

AO Onsite Auction Results – New York: Impressionist & Modern Art Evening Sale at Sotheby’s Realizes $200M, Restituted Klimt Sells for $40M

Thursday, November 3rd, 2011

AO Auction Preview- New York: Christie’s & Sotheby’s to Hold Impressionist and Modern Art Auctions In New York, November 1 & 2, 2011

Sunday, October 30th, 2011

Go See – New York: Arp/Brancusi Show at Mitchell-Innes & Nash Gallery through May 6th, 2011

Thursday, April 14th, 2011
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Art News Explores Controversy Over Helen Molesworth Firing

March 22nd, 2018

Helen Molesworth, via MOCAArt News has a piece exploring the firing of Helen Molesworth at MOCA in-depth, seeking to understand what the museum’s claims that she had been “undermining the museum.” The piece explores a series of public statements and quotes by the curator that were critical of MOCA and its programming choices.  “Everything that happens in museums is a microcosm of what happens in the world,” she says in one quote.  “I’ve been told that I have lot of ‘swagger’—code: gay, code: black. I have been told: Do I have to look at everything through the lens of identity politics?”
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Joan Jonas Profiled in The Guardian

March 22nd, 2018

Joan Jonas, via GuardianJoan Jonas gets a feature in The Guardian this week, as the artist opens her retrospective at the Tate Modern. “When I use a myth or a story or a literary text in my work, I often extract particular passages from a larger narrative that resonates with me,” she says. “In performance, the audience hears the text, recorded in advance or recited in real time, in fragments, and sees components – such as movements, props, drawings and video – that may relate only indirectly to the text. I don’t change the language, but rather I change the context, which opens up the text to different possibilities of meaning. I don’t illustrate; I juxtapose.”
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Marc Chagall Painting from National Gallery of Canada Features in Christie’s May Sale in New York

March 22nd, 2018

Chagall-La-Tour-Eiffel, via Art Market MonitorA 1929 Marc Chagall painting of the Eiffel Tower in Paris is being sold by the National Gallery of Canada at Christie’s this May in New York, and will be used to pay for new acquisitions.  “Filled with an air of sensuous, passionate romance, Marc Chagall’s La Tour Eiffel (estimate: $6-9 million) encapsulates the wonderfully poetic style that emerged in his oeuvre during the 1920s and 1930s,” the auction house said in a statement. “It was during this period that he experienced unprecedented period of happiness, stability, comfort and professional success amidst.”
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