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Water Mill, NY – The 24th Annual Watermill Center Summer Benefit & Auction, July 29th, 2017

Tuesday, August 1st, 2017

New York – CONDO New York: Sultana and Chateau Shatto Hosted by Foxy Production Through July 28th, 2017

Sunday, July 16th, 2017

New York – Troy Brauntuch at Petzel Gallery Through December 23rd, 2016

Friday, December 16th, 2016

Los Angeles – “Revolution in the Making: Abstract Sculpture by Women, 1947-2016” at Hauser, Wirth & Schimmel Through September 4th, 2016

Sunday, May 8th, 2016

Los Angeles – Dansaekhwa and Minimalism at Blum & Poe Through March 12th, 2016

Friday, February 26th, 2016

Los Angeles – Brian Belott: “Puuuuuuuuuuffs” at Moran Bondaroff Through February 13th, 2016

Saturday, February 13th, 2016

New York – Troy Brauntuch: “Early Work” at Petzel Gallery Through January 9th, 2016

Tuesday, January 5th, 2016

New York – Christopher Williams: “For Example: Dix-Huit Leçons Sur La Société Industrielle (Revision 19)” at David Zwirner Through December 20th, 2014

Wednesday, November 26th, 2014

New York – Meschac Gaba: “Exchange Market” at Tanya Bonakdar Gallery Through June 7th, 2014

Sunday, June 1st, 2014

Paris – “Decorum: Carpets and Tapestries by Artists” at Musée d’Art Moderne, through February 9th 2014

Monday, February 3rd, 2014

New York – Mike Bouchet: “Flood” at the Marlborough Gallery Chelsea until November 9th, 2013

Sunday, November 3rd, 2013

New York – “Sensitive Geometries: 1950s – 1980s” at Hauser and Wirth Through October 26th, 2013

Monday, October 21st, 2013

New York – Troy Brauntuch, John Stezaker at Petzel Gallery Through June 13th, 2013

Friday, June 7th, 2013

AO On Site – New York: Frieze VIP Preview on Randall’s Island Through May 13, 2013

Friday, May 10th, 2013

London – Robert Rauschenberg: “Jammers” at Gagosian Gallery, through March 28th 2013

Saturday, March 23rd, 2013

Paris – FIAC 39th International Contemporary Art Fair Week Preview: October 18th-21st, 2012

Wednesday, October 17th, 2012

New York: N. Dash at Untitled through June 17, 2012

Thursday, May 24th, 2012

London: Grayson Perry 'The Tomb of the Unknown Craftsman' at the British Museum extended through February 26, 2012

Friday, February 3rd, 2012

AO On Site Photoset – Art Basel Miami Beach 2011: Erwin Wurm ‘Drinking Sculptures’ at Bass Museum of Art, November 30, 2011

Friday, December 2nd, 2011

Go See – Moscow: James Turrell at Garage Center for Contemporary Culture through August 21st, 2011

Friday, August 5th, 2011

Don’t Miss – San Francisco: Tobias Wong at San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, through July 24, 2011

Monday, July 18th, 2011

AO Breaking News: James Cuno resigns as director of the Art Institute of Chicago to lead the J. Paul Getty Trust

Monday, May 9th, 2011

Go See – New York: Piotr Uklański ‘Discharge!’ at Gagosian Gallery through February 19, 2011

Tuesday, January 25th, 2011

AO Book Review: Steve Martin’s ‘An Object of Beauty’

Tuesday, December 28th, 2010
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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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