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Trial Begins for Picasso Electrician Accused of Stealing Artist’s Works

Wednesday, February 11th, 2015

Marina Picasso’s Private Sale of Her Collection has Some Fearing “Flooded” Market

Friday, February 6th, 2015

Marina Picasso to Sell $290 Million in Works from Private Collection

Monday, January 5th, 2015

Picasso Plate Worth $90,000 Stolen from Art Miami

Thursday, December 11th, 2014

Former Electrician to Appear in Court Over Hoarded Picassos

Wednesday, November 5th, 2014

Paris’s Picasso Museum Reopens

Monday, October 27th, 2014

Never Before Seen Picasso Self-Portrait to Go On View in London

Tuesday, October 14th, 2014

Picasso Painting to Depart from Four Seasons After 55 Years

Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014

Apple Looks to Picasso for Inspiration

Monday, August 11th, 2014

Researchers Discover Hidden Picasso Underneath “The Blue Room”

Wednesday, June 18th, 2014

Picasso Curtain Painting Moved to New York Historical Society

Monday, June 16th, 2014

Columbus, OH Billionaire Leslie Wexner Shifts Focus to Collecting Picassos In-Depth

Monday, May 26th, 2014

Picasso Tapestry at Center of Lawsuit Between Landmarks Conservancy and Four Seasons

Sunday, April 27th, 2014

Antonio Banderas to Play Picasso in Upcoming Biopic

Friday, April 18th, 2014

Judge Blocks Removal of Picasso Tapestry

Monday, February 10th, 2014

Picasso Tapestry Faces Threat Over Necessary Removal

Friday, February 7th, 2014

$1.26 Million Picasso Raffle Won by Pennsylvania Resident for $137 Ticket

Sunday, December 22nd, 2013

Rural Picasso Estate Goes on the Market for 8 Times its Purchase Price

Monday, September 2nd, 2013

The Challenges Facing Oslo’s Picasso Murals

Wednesday, August 21st, 2013

Former Picasso Studio at Center of Real Estate Spat

Friday, August 9th, 2013

Picasso’s Granddaughter Launches Ambitious Cataloguing of the Artist’s Sculptures

Sunday, July 21st, 2013

Romanian Woman May Have Burned Picasso, Monet in her Stove

Wednesday, July 17th, 2013

U.S. Blocks Sale of Picasso Work

Thursday, June 27th, 2013

Houston Picasso Vandal Sentenced to Two Years in Prison

Wednesday, May 29th, 2013
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New York — “Words Without Thoughts Never to Heaven Go” at Almine Rech Gallery Through December 16th, 2017

December 14th, 2017

Words Without Thoughts Never to Heaven Go (Installation View)
Words Without Thoughts Never to Heaven Go (Installation View)

Almine Rech Gallery, one of Paris’s foremost galleries, opened its first New York location more than a year ago on the Upper East Side, bringing with it a unique program that mixes a strong artist roster with a consistently adventurous curatorial project.  For its most recent venture, the gallery has brought together key figures from the canon of 20th century Western art for Words Without Thoughts Never to Heaven Go. Adapting its title from a line in Shakespeare’s Hamlet, the exhibition investigates ways artists use text as an allegorical element. Serving as a chronological and thematic starting point to the exhibition is Être ou ne pas être, Picasso’s 1912 painting considered as one of the foremost examples of appropriation of text in modern painting. Declaring “to be or not be” in French with gouache on paper, Picasso not only pays homage to one of the most emblematic texts ever written, but he also questions the mimetic essence of a painting. Can a painting of words serve to depict an image?
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Clearing Gallery Opens Shop Uptown

December 14th, 2017

Clearing Gallery's uptown space, via Art NewsClearing Gallery has opened a new space in New York City, setting up a second location at 43 East 78th Street. “We have private dealers, galleries, and museums around, so it’s a super location,” says gallery owner Olivier Babin. “As much as Bushwick is off the beaten path, this is in the center of everything. I mean, we’re across the street from the Carlyle!”
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American Collectors Rarely Sell Prized Works Once Purchased

December 13th, 2017

Christie's, via NY postA new study finds that few American art collectors sell their works once they have purchased them, the New York Post reports. “Collectors don’t apply the same principles to buying art that they would to a typical investment portfolio of stocks and bonds,” says John Mathews, head of private wealth management and ultra-high net worth at UBS Americas. “It is important, however, to institute management structures to ensure their legacy remains protected, correctly valued and insured.”
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