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Inside a Dutch Art Collector’s Impressive Sculpture Garden

Thursday, August 14th, 2014

Nighttime Tours of Tate Britain, Courtesy of Robots

Tuesday, August 12th, 2014

Impressive Art Collection Lies Scattered Across Lincoln Center

Thursday, July 24th, 2014

AO Auction Recap – London: Modern and Impressionist Evening Sales, February 4-5th, 2014

Thursday, February 6th, 2014

AO – Auction Results: Christie’s Impressionist & Modern Art Evening Sale, November 5, 2013

Wednesday, November 6th, 2013

British Sculptor Sir Anthony Caro Passes Away at 89 Years of Age

Thursday, October 24th, 2013

MGM Grand’s CityCenter Looks to Bring Museum-Quality Art Back to Las Vegas

Monday, September 9th, 2013

Basel, Switzerland: Art Basel 2013 Preview, June 13th-16th, 2013

Tuesday, June 11th, 2013

City of Yorkshire Launches Initiative to Bolster Sculptural Heritage

Monday, January 14th, 2013

New York – AO On Site: Sotheby’s Impressionist & Modern Art Evening Sale Results, Thursday November 8th, 2012

Friday, November 9th, 2012

AO Newslink

Thursday, November 8th, 2012

New York – AO Auction Results: Sotheby’s Impressionist & Modern Day Sales, November 7th, 2012

Wednesday, November 7th, 2012

London + Löwenbrau – “Thomas Houseago: I’ll be your Sister, Special Brew and The Mess I’m Looking For” at Hauser & Wirth, Through October 27th, 2012

Monday, October 29th, 2012

AO Newslink

Saturday, October 13th, 2012

AO Newslink

Friday, July 13th, 2012

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

Wednesday, June 20th, 2012

AO Onsite – Basel: Art 43 Basel 2012 Set to Begin

Tuesday, June 12th, 2012

London: Sarah Lucas ‘Situation Make Love’ at Sadie Coles HQ through December 2012

Sunday, May 27th, 2012

AO On Site – London: ‘Picasso and Modern British Art’ at Tate Britain through July 15, 2012

Saturday, April 14th, 2012

Go See – New York: Anthony Caro ‘Caro on the Roof” at the Metropolitan Museum of Art through October 30th, 2011

Monday, August 8th, 2011

Deceased Artists

Thursday, July 7th, 2011

AO Auction Preview: Picasso and Gauguin Lead Impressionist & Modern Art Sales at Sotheby's & Christie's in London February 7-8th, 2011

Sunday, February 6th, 2011

Go See – London: ‘Modern British Sculpture’ at the Royal Academy of Arts Through April 7th, 2011

Monday, January 31st, 2011

AO Onsite Auction Results: Sotheby’s Impressionist & Modern Evening Sale Realizes $227.5M; Sets Auction Record with $68.9M Modigliani Sale (UPDATED with VIDEO)

Wednesday, November 3rd, 2010
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Atelier Van Lieshout Work to Go to Centre Pompidou

October 17th, 2017

Atelier Van Lieshout, via NYTDesign group Atelier Van Lieshout’s Domestikator sculpture, originally deemed too lewd for an installation outside the Louvre, will go on view outside the Centre Pompidou.“To have this major piece in front of the Pompidou is a victory,” says Julien Lombrail, director of the London-based gallery Carpenters Workshop, which represents the artists. “It’s an incredible moment for Paris and the public when we have so many issues surrounding art and censorship. It’s important for us to engage for the future.”
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New York Times Spotlights Challenges for Fall Auction Calendar

October 17th, 2017

Francis Bacon in London, via NYTA piece in the New York Times notes the growing stature of the London Contemporary Art auctions each October, and the challenges of two sets of major auctions each fall focusing on marquee works between New York and London. “There’s a volume issue,” says advisor Anthony McNerney of this month’s sales in the British capital. “A lot of collectors were feeling ‘art blind.’ ”
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Never-Before-Auctioned Léger Leads Christie’s Auction with $65 Million Estimate

October 17th, 2017

Fernand Leger, via NYTFernand Léger’s Contraste de formes, a work which has never been auctioned, will go on sale at Christie’s next month in New York, carrying with it an estimate of $65 million.  The price would set a new record for the artist. “Executed just months before the First World War, Contraste de formes, with its groundbreaking abstract conception and its thrillingly preserved physical state, is without question a major work of Modern Art,” says Conor Jordan, deputy chairman of Impressionist and modern art at Christie’s.
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