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WSJ Profiles One Collector’s Struggles to Authenticate a Rothko Painting

Friday, April 25th, 2014

Chemistry Drives Rothko Restoration at Harvard

Saturday, February 22nd, 2014

Lawsuit Filed Against Sotheby’s Over Privacy of Rothko Sale

Wednesday, December 11th, 2013

Malibu Couple Files Lawsuit Against Knoedler Gallery Over Fake Rothko, de Kooning

Monday, December 2nd, 2013

Ponzi Scheme Victim Awarded Over $33 Million in Art, including Warhol, Rothko, Lichtenstein

Tuesday, August 13th, 2013

Qatari Wealth Plays Out in the International Market

Tuesday, July 23rd, 2013

Knoedler Gallery Accused of Selling Forged Rothko

Thursday, January 31st, 2013

Christie’s Posts 10% Growth in Face of Turbulent Markets

Thursday, January 17th, 2013

Vandal Who Defaced Rothko Sentenced to Two Years Behind Bars

Friday, December 14th, 2012

UPDATE – Rothko Seagram Mural Painting Incident: Statement by Estate and News on Suspect

Monday, October 8th, 2012

Breaking: Rothko Seagram Mural Painting Vandalized at Tate Modern in London

Monday, October 8th, 2012

London – “Rothko/Sugimoto: Dark Paintings and Seascapes” at Pace London, October 4th through November 17th, 2012

Wednesday, October 3rd, 2012

Go See – London: Rothko in Britain at Whitechapel Gallery through February 26, 2012

Thursday, November 3rd, 2011

AO Onsite Auction Results – New York: Christie’s Post-War & Contemporary Art Evening Sale Totals $301.7M; Warhol & Rothko Are Top Lots

Thursday, May 12th, 2011

AO Onsite Auction Results: Sotheby’s Contemporary Art Evening Sale on Tuesday Nov. 9th Realizes $222.5M; Warhol and Rothko are Top Lots

Wednesday, November 10th, 2010

Go See – Lausanne, Switzerland: Cézanne to Rothko at Fondation l’Hermitage, Featuring Braque, Warhol, Ernst, Twombly, Giacometti, Bacon, Renoir, Monet, and more, through October 25, 2009

Tuesday, August 25th, 2009

Go See: Ellsworth Kelly Paintings and Drawings at Matthew Marks Gallery, New York, through April 11, 2009

Wednesday, March 18th, 2009

AO Auction Results: Christie’s Post-War & Contemporary Art Evening Sale, London. Results were overall dissapointing, Bacon, Rothko go unsold

Friday, February 13th, 2009

Christie’s to cut workforce in effort to reduce costs in soft art market

Tuesday, January 13th, 2009

AO Auction Roundup 5 of 5 – November Auction Summary: the reality of an indisputable buyer’s market

Wednesday, November 19th, 2008

AO Auction Results: Christie’s “The Modern Age,” the Alice Lawrence and Hillman family collections sell for less than 50% of estimate as Rothko and Manet headliners are pulled

Saturday, November 8th, 2008

Go See: Rothko Retrospective at Tate Modern, London, opening today through February 19

Friday, September 26th, 2008

In separate events, Qatar’s ruling family buys $72.8M Rothko, $52.7M Bacon, $19M Hirst

Wednesday, May 14th, 2008

Go See: Rothko Retrospective, Munich, February 8 – April 27

Wednesday, March 12th, 2008
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Kunstmuseum Basel to Host Show of Drawings from Kara Walker’s Never Before Seen Archives

January 14th, 2021

A collection of drawings, collages and studies held for years in Kara Walker’s personal archives will go on view thus summer at Kunstmuseum Basel.  “I invited Kara Walker to do an exhibition at the Kunstmuseum Basel and proposed a focus on her drawings rather than her cutouts,” says curator Anita Haldemann. “She has hidden these drawings from the public and sometimes also from herself because they were either too intimate and too painful or too shocking to face them herself or to confront the audience with them.”
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NYT Calls for New Deal for the Arts

January 14th, 2021

A piece by Jason Farago in the New York Times this week calls for a New Deal for the Arts as a way to rehabilitate the currently struggling arts sector during the pandemic. “Not since 1945 has the United States required catharsis like it does in 2021,” he writes.
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Germany Returns the Last of the Confirmed Nazi-Looted Works from Gurlitt Trove

January 14th, 2021

Germany has returned the last of the 14 works from the Gurlitt Collection that could be authenticated as looted, DW reports. “We cannot make up for this severe suffering, but we are trying with the appraisal of Nazi art looting to make a contribution to historical justice and fulfill our moral responsibility,” says Culture Minister Monika Grütters.
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