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Newslinks for Wednesday November 25, 2009

Wednesday, November 25th, 2009

Newslinks for Monday, November 16th, 2009

Monday, November 16th, 2009

Go See – London: Serpentine Gallery Summer Pavilion designed by SANAA through October 18, 2009

Friday, July 10th, 2009

Newslinks for Monday, April 13, 2009

Monday, April 13th, 2009

Newslinks for Monday, January 5th, 2009

Monday, January 5th, 2009

AO On Site: Less Bang, Less Bucks? A Quiet Design Miami Vernissage, Tuesday December 2nd, Miami

Wednesday, December 3rd, 2008

Go See: Chanel Mobile Art Pavilion, through November 9 at Rumsey Playfield, Central Park

Thursday, October 30th, 2008

Go See: The Hermès “H Box” at the Tate Modern, London, through August 17

Wednesday, July 16th, 2008

Newslinks 5.12.08

Monday, May 12th, 2008

AO on Site – Art Basel Miami Beach 2010 – Main Fair Conclusion and Summary

Monday, December 6th, 2010
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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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