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New York – “Soundings: A Contemporary Score” at MoMA Through November 3rd, 2013

Saturday, August 31st, 2013

Berlin – Hilma af Klint: “A Pioneer of Abstraction” at Hamburger Bahnhof Through October 6th 2013

Friday, August 2nd, 2013

AO Onsite – “Devil’s Heaven,” The 2013 Watermill Center Summer Benefit

Wednesday, July 31st, 2013

Japanese Study Finds Mice Attentive to Art

Friday, July 5th, 2013

AO Auction Results – Modern and Impressionist Evening Auctions in London, June 18th-19th, 2013

Friday, June 21st, 2013

London – Alexander Calder: “Calder After the War” at Pace Gallery, through June 7th 2013

Thursday, June 6th, 2013

AO Newslink

Friday, September 28th, 2012

AO Newslink

Tuesday, September 25th, 2012

AO Newslink

Friday, September 21st, 2012

AO On Site – New York: François Morellet & Gerhard von Graevenitz “Moving Spirits” at Sperone Westwater through July 27, 2012

Sunday, July 8th, 2012

AO On Site Photoset – Art Basel Miami Beach 2011: Gabriel Orozco’s ‘Art Basel Conversations’ Annual Panel Discussion Series, December 1, 2011

Saturday, December 3rd, 2011

Deceased Artists

Thursday, July 7th, 2011

Go See – Basel: Beatriz Milhazes at the Fondation Beyeler through May 15th 2011

Tuesday, May 10th, 2011

Go See- New York: John Baldessari “Pure Beauty” at the Metropolitan Museum of Art through January 9, 2011

Monday, November 1st, 2010

Don’t Miss – New York: Alexander Calder at Gagosian Gallery, West 21st Street, through April 10 2010

Tuesday, April 6th, 2010

AO On Site Auction Results – New York: Christie’s Impressionist and Modern Evening Sale, November 3, 2009

Wednesday, November 4th, 2009

AO Auction Preview – New York: The Fall Modern and Impressionist Auctions Begin Tonight at Christie’s

Tuesday, November 3rd, 2009

AO On Site; FIAC Round-Up: many reserves, not many sales made on “modern masterworks” and Saadane Afif announced as winner The Marcel Duchamp Prize

Monday, October 26th, 2009

AO Auction Results: Picasso and Giacometti fail to sell at Sotheby’s Impressionist and Modern Art Evening Sale

Wednesday, May 6th, 2009

£240 Million Christie's Paris Yves Saint Laurent auction has begun

Monday, February 23rd, 2009

Go See: Alexander Calder: The Paris Years 1926-1933 at Whitney Museum of American Art through Feb. 15

Monday, November 3rd, 2008

Go See – Rome: ‘Alexander Calder’ at Palazzo delle Esposizioni through February 14, 2010

Tuesday, December 15th, 2009

Columbia University MFA Show: Growing Pains

Thursday, May 10th, 2007
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ICA Philadelphia Gets W.A.G.E. Certification

March 23rd, 2018

ICA Philly, via Art NewsThe ICA Philadelphia will be the first museum certified by Working Artists and the Greater Economy (W.A.G.E.), a New York-based organization pushing for sustainable economic relationships between artists and exhibiting institutions. “Our partnership with W.A.G.E. helps to set a new standard in the museum field, one that ensures equitable environments for the artists with whom we work,” director, Amy Sadao, said in a statement.“We’re proud to be the first museum to join this diverse group of arts and culture institutions across the U.S. who are certified, and hope that it will encourage other museums to do the same.”
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Art News Explores Controversy Over Helen Molesworth Firing

March 22nd, 2018

Helen Molesworth, via MOCAArt News has a piece exploring the firing of Helen Molesworth at MOCA in-depth, seeking to understand what the museum’s claims that she had been “undermining the museum.” The piece explores a series of public statements and quotes by the curator that were critical of MOCA and its programming choices.  “Everything that happens in museums is a microcosm of what happens in the world,” she says in one quote.  “I’ve been told that I have lot of ‘swagger’—code: gay, code: black. I have been told: Do I have to look at everything through the lens of identity politics?”
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Joan Jonas Profiled in The Guardian

March 22nd, 2018

Joan Jonas, via GuardianJoan Jonas gets a feature in The Guardian this week, as the artist opens her retrospective at the Tate Modern. “When I use a myth or a story or a literary text in my work, I often extract particular passages from a larger narrative that resonates with me,” she says. “In performance, the audience hears the text, recorded in advance or recited in real time, in fragments, and sees components – such as movements, props, drawings and video – that may relate only indirectly to the text. I don’t change the language, but rather I change the context, which opens up the text to different possibilities of meaning. I don’t illustrate; I juxtapose.”
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