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Jimmy Iovine Donates Massive Mark Bradford Work to LACMA

Friday, February 16th, 2018

Leonardo DiCaprio Funds Replacement of Lights in Chris Burden’s LACMA Sculpture

Monday, February 12th, 2018

LACMA Looks to Expand in South LA

Wednesday, January 24th, 2018

Los Angeles – Richard Prince: “Untitled (Cowboy)” AT LACMA Through March 25th, 2018

Tuesday, January 9th, 2018

LACMA Changes Admission Structure, Eliminating Special Tickets

Thursday, November 16th, 2017

LACMA Gets $150 Million Pledge for Renovation from David Geffen

Wednesday, October 4th, 2017

LACMA Adds New Board Members

Tuesday, June 13th, 2017

LACMA Launches Kickstarter to Bring Egg-Shaped Museum to LA from Guatemala City

Friday, June 9th, 2017

Vision for LACMA Expansion Explored in LA Times Piece

Friday, May 26th, 2017

Peter Zumthor Unveils New Plans for LACMA Expansion

Monday, April 10th, 2017

LACMA Acquires Random International’s ‘Rain Room’

Sunday, January 29th, 2017

Michael Govan’s LACMA Renovation Efforts Profiled in NYT

Wednesday, January 18th, 2017

Details and Renderings Emerge of LACMA Expansion

Wednesday, November 16th, 2016

Businessman Eric Smidt Gives $25 Million Gift to LACMA

Monday, October 31st, 2016

Los Angeles – Agnes Martin at LACMA Through September 11th, 2016

Tuesday, August 23rd, 2016

LACMA Attendance Grows to 1.4 Million Visitors Yearly

Saturday, July 16th, 2016

LACMA Acquires Selection of Works from Gemini G.E.L.

Tuesday, July 12th, 2016

LACMA Receives Major $75 Million Donation for Expansion Plans

Thursday, April 28th, 2016

LACMA Acquires Masterpiece John Lautner Home in Beverly Hills

Friday, February 19th, 2016

Los Angeles – Diana Thater: “The Sympathetic Imagination” at LACMA Through February 21st, 2016

Thursday, February 18th, 2016

LACMA Documents Transport and Install of Stella Work to Whitney Retrospective

Saturday, January 9th, 2016

LACMA Follows Actors in Pierre Huyghe Piece After Exhibition Closes

Thursday, October 8th, 2015

LACMA’s Michael Govan Awarded 2015 ICI Leo Award

Thursday, August 20th, 2015

Steve McQueen and Kanye West Video Running at LACMA

Monday, July 20th, 2015
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Michelangelo Sketch Sells for $24 Million in Paris

May 19th, 2022

A recently unearthed Michelangelo sketch, considered to be the artist’s first nude, has sold  at Christie’s Paris for a record 23 million euros ($24 million). “Michelangelo has decided to make the figure into something that corresponded more to his aesthetic by making him much more robust and monumental, while at the same time keeping the fragility of the figure, who is exposed and shivering” as he awaits baptism,” says Christie’s Old Masters expert Stijn Alsteens.
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Basquiat Work Sells for $85 Million at Phillips $224.9 Million Night

May 19th, 2022

The Jean-Michel Basquiat work from the collection of Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa had a strong return to auction last night at Phillips, where it achieved $85 Million, part of a total sale of  $224.9 million, the highest in the company’s history. 
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Independent Art Fair to Launch New Fair Around 20th Century Work

May 17th, 2022

The Independent Art Fair will launch a new fair in September this year that will focus on 20th Century Works. “Over the years, there has been a shift, with next-generation dealers showing a more diverse group of artists and territories, geographically, socially, politically,” says Independent director Elizabeth Dee. “They are looking forward and looking back, saying, ‘We need to have a canon that looks like our program.’”
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