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Florence Derieux Joins Hauser & Wirth as Director of Exhibitions

Wednesday, September 20th, 2017

AO On-Site – Venice: The National Pavilions at the Venice Biennale, May 13th – November 26th, 2017

Saturday, May 13th, 2017

AO Preview – Venice Biennale Vernissage, May 10th – 13th, 2017

Monday, May 8th, 2017

Kader Attia Wins Prix Marcel Duchamp

Wednesday, October 19th, 2016

RIP – François Morellet, Pioneer of Optical and Kinetic Art, at the Age of 90

Thursday, May 12th, 2016

Art Newspaper Notes Popularity for Older French Artists in Both Market and Institution

Tuesday, May 3rd, 2016

Paris – “Picasso.Mania” at Grand Palais Through February 29th, 2016

Sunday, February 21st, 2016

Christine Macel Announced as Director for 57th Venice Biennale

Monday, January 25th, 2016

Paris’s Museums See Drops in Attendance Followign Attacks

Friday, November 27th, 2015

Adam Weinberg Receives Insignia of Officer of the Order of Arts and Letters from France

Sunday, November 22nd, 2015

Melik Ohanian Wins Marcel Duchamp Prize

Tuesday, October 27th, 2015

Mona Hatoum Profiled in New York Times

Friday, July 10th, 2015

Institut Giacometti to Open to Public Next Year

Friday, April 24th, 2015

Paris – Ed Ruscha: “Prints and Photographs” at Gagosian Gallery Through May 7th, 2015

Friday, April 10th, 2015

Malaga Makes Bid to be Spain’s Newest Arts Hub

Thursday, March 26th, 2015

Stolen Picasso Lost for Over a Decade Discovered in Newark

Saturday, February 28th, 2015

Los Angeles – Pierre Huyghe at LACMA Through February 21st, 2015

Friday, February 6th, 2015

Basel – Peter Doig at Fondation Beyeler Through March 22nd, 2015

Tuesday, January 20th, 2015

Giacometti Foundation Moves Forward After Years of Controversy

Friday, December 19th, 2014

New York – Karel Appel at Blum & Poe Through November 1st, 2014

Thursday, October 30th, 2014

AO On-Site – Paris: FIAC at Grand Palais and (OFF)ICIELLE at The City of Fashion and Design, October 22nd-26th, 2014

Friday, October 24th, 2014

New York – Helen Frankenthaler: “Composing with Color” at Gagosian Gallery, through October 18th 2014

Thursday, October 16th, 2014

Athens – Pawel Althamer: “The Secret Of The Phaistos Disc” at Deste Foundation Project Space, Slaughterhouse of Hydra Through September 29th, 2014

Thursday, September 11th, 2014

Cologne – Pierre Huyghe at Museum Ludwig, through July 13th, 2014

Saturday, July 12th, 2014
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Ai Weiwei Opens Major Project in New York

October 16th, 2017

Ai Weiwei, via NYTAi Weiwei’s landmark public art project Good Fences Make Good Neighbors has opened in New York, with massive fence sculptures erected across New York. “New York is a city I spent 10 years in,” Ai says of his history with the city. “I was quite hesitant [to do a project here] because I love [New York] so much, it’s not easy for me to just put a simple sculpture in the city … I had to do something to pay back my respect, my love.”
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Alex Katz Does Cover for New York Magazine

October 16th, 2017

Alex Katz, via NYMAlex Katz has provided the illustration for the 50th anniversary issue of New York Magazine, drawing a series of subway riders in a stripped down approach. “Alex Katz made drawings of people on the subway in the 1940s when he was a student on his way to Cooper Union,” says Magazine photography director Jody Quon. “We wanted to see if he would revisit the experience of doing the subway drawings.” 
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United States Withdrawing from Unesco

October 15th, 2017

UNESCO, via NYTCiting an “anti-Israel bias,” the United States will withdraw from Unesco, the United Nations cultural organization, the New York Times reports. “Universality is critical to Unesco’s mission to strengthen international peace and security in the face of hatred and violence, to defend human rights and dignity,” says Unesco director Irina Bokova.
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