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Tuesday, September 6th, 2011

Don’t Miss – Stockholm: Ed Ruscha “Fifty Years Of Painting” at Moderna Museet through September 5th, 2010

Thursday, September 2nd, 2010

Go See – Zurich: George Condo ‘The Lost Civilization’ at Galerie Andrea Caratsch through July 30th, 2010

Monday, June 28th, 2010

Go See-New York: Roy Lichtenstein at Gagosian through July 30, 2010

Sunday, May 16th, 2010

AO Onsite – New York: Antony Gormley ‘Event Horizon’ Press Preview, Madison Square Park, show runs through August 15, 2010

Tuesday, March 23rd, 2010

AO On Site Auction Results – New York: Phillips de Pury’s Contemporary Evening Sale Wednesday November 12, 2009 – a modest sale totaling within estimate at $7,099,250

Friday, November 13th, 2009

Go See – London: John Baldessari at Tate Modern through January 10, 2010

Tuesday, November 3rd, 2009

Newslinks for Wednesday, October 14th, 2009

Wednesday, October 14th, 2009

Go See: Anish Kapoor at the Deutsche Guggenheim, Berlin, November 30, 2008 – February 1, 2009

Sunday, December 14th, 2008

Go See: Jake and Dinos Chapman "My Giant Colouring Book" at Campbell Works, London through September 14

Friday, August 29th, 2008

Go See: Antony Gormley at White Cube Mason’s Yard, London, March 6-April 12

Tuesday, March 11th, 2008

NEWSLINKS 03.10.08

Monday, March 10th, 2008

Galleries

Thursday, December 27th, 2007

AO On-Site – London: Frieze Art Fair in Regent’s Park, October 6th – 9th, 2016

Wednesday, October 5th, 2016

AO On-Site: Bushwick Open Studios 2015, June 5th-7th, 2015

Monday, June 8th, 2015

London – “Sarah Lucas: Art By Offenders, Secure Patients And Detainees” at Southbank Centre London, through November 25th, 2012

Monday, November 19th, 2012

Go See – Moscow: ANTONY GORMLEY ‘DOMAIN FIELD’ at the Garage Centre for Contemporary Culture, through September 2, 2009

Monday, August 10th, 2009

Go See: On Kawara 'One Million Years' at David Zwirner through February 14, 2009

Monday, February 9th, 2009
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New York — “Words Without Thoughts Never to Heaven Go” at Almine Rech Gallery Through December 16th, 2017

December 14th, 2017

Words Without Thoughts Never to Heaven Go (Installation View)
Words Without Thoughts Never to Heaven Go (Installation View)

Almine Rech Gallery, one of Paris’s foremost galleries, opened its first New York location more than a year ago on the Upper East Side, bringing with it a unique program that mixes a strong artist roster with a consistently adventurous curatorial project.  For its most recent venture, the gallery has brought together key figures from the canon of 20th century Western art for Words Without Thoughts Never to Heaven Go. Adapting its title from a line in Shakespeare’s Hamlet, the exhibition investigates ways artists use text as an allegorical element. Serving as a chronological and thematic starting point to the exhibition is Être ou ne pas être, Picasso’s 1912 painting considered as one of the foremost examples of appropriation of text in modern painting. Declaring “to be or not be” in French with gouache on paper, Picasso not only pays homage to one of the most emblematic texts ever written, but he also questions the mimetic essence of a painting. Can a painting of words serve to depict an image?
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Clearing Gallery Opens Shop Uptown

December 14th, 2017

Clearing Gallery's uptown space, via Art NewsClearing Gallery has opened a new space in New York City, setting up a second location at 43 East 78th Street. “We have private dealers, galleries, and museums around, so it’s a super location,” says gallery owner Olivier Babin. “As much as Bushwick is off the beaten path, this is in the center of everything. I mean, we’re across the street from the Carlyle!”
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American Collectors Rarely Sell Prized Works Once Purchased

December 13th, 2017

Christie's, via NY postA new study finds that few American art collectors sell their works once they have purchased them, the New York Post reports. “Collectors don’t apply the same principles to buying art that they would to a typical investment portfolio of stocks and bonds,” says John Mathews, head of private wealth management and ultra-high net worth at UBS Americas. “It is important, however, to institute management structures to ensure their legacy remains protected, correctly valued and insured.”
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