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WSJ Notes Current Market Challenges as Auction Week Begins

Monday, February 27th, 2017

AO Auction Previews – London: Surrealist, Impressionist and Modern Art Evening Sales, February 28th – March 1st, 2017

Thursday, February 23rd, 2017

Damien Hirst Looks to Rebook Market in Venice this Spring

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017

Telegraph Notes Sotheby’s Aggressive Guarantee Strategies for Upcoming Auctions

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017

Guardian Notes Strong Market Emphasis on German Post-war Art

Monday, February 13th, 2017

Christie’s Sales Down 27% for 2016

Friday, February 10th, 2017

Sotheby’s Files Lawsuit Over Allegedly Fake Frans Hals Work

Wednesday, February 8th, 2017

Adam Chinn Promoted to COO at Sotheby’s

Friday, February 3rd, 2017

Art Market Monitor Forecasts Challenges to Future Market

Saturday, January 28th, 2017

Market Continues to Grow for Jean Dubuffet

Friday, January 27th, 2017

Sotheby’s Leads London Sale with Richter Iceberg Painting

Friday, January 20th, 2017

Brooke Lampley Leaving Christie’s to Join Sotheby’s as Vice Chair of Fine Art Department

Friday, January 20th, 2017

Sotheby’s Sues Collector Over Allegedly Forged Painting

Wednesday, January 18th, 2017

Guardian Charts Unstable Art Market Moving into 2017

Tuesday, January 3rd, 2017

Arts Companies Push for Estate Consultation Services

Saturday, December 24th, 2016

New York Dealer Charged with Selling Illegally Obtained Art Objects

Thursday, December 22nd, 2016

Sotheby’s Brings on Rauschenberg Foundation CEO Christy MacLear to Advise on Artist Estates

Sunday, December 18th, 2016

Art Newspaper Forecasts Impact of Big Data on Art Market

Friday, December 9th, 2016

Sotheby’s Acquires Anti-Forgery Firm in Continued Development of Advisory Arm

Monday, December 5th, 2016

Dealers Sue Sotheby’s Over Da Vinci Work Resold for Over $120 Million

Monday, December 5th, 2016

WSJ Looks at Current Art Market Health as 2016 Concludes

Sunday, December 4th, 2016

David Hockney to Design Stained-Glass Window for Westminster Abbey

Friday, November 25th, 2016

New York Times Covers Conditions and Concerns of Current Auction Market

Friday, November 25th, 2016

Tad Smith Claims Trump Presidency Will Help Art Market Recovery

Friday, November 18th, 2016
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Camille Henrot’s Ventures Into Fashion Profiled in Vogue

March 15th, 2018

Camille Henrot, via VogueVogue profiles artist Camille Henrot’s recent ventures into fashion with a series of clothes and scarves she designed for the Swiss Institute booth at Independent NY last week.  “What was so special and fascinating about working on scarves was that I was thinking of the drawings as seen from multiple dimensions on the body—wrapping around a person but also folding onto itself—and how the wearer would make the drawing evolve,” she says.
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Julian Schnabel Interviewed in NYT

March 15th, 2018

Julian Schnabel at Legion of Honor, via NYTJulian Schnabel is interviewed in the New York Times this week, as he prepares a show at San Francisco’s Legion of Honor, and reflects on his shared view of painting and surfing. “It’s like paddling out in big surf. There’s a wall there, and you are a certain size and the sea is a certain size and these paintings are a certain size,” he says. “It happens so quickly you just want to relive that and be in that sensation again. Painting for me is like that. The joy of just doing it and being lost in the experience of that is compelling to me.”
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Münster Raising Money to Purchase Beloved Nicole Eisenman Sculpture

March 15th, 2018

Nicole Eisenman, Sketch for a Fountain (2017). Photo: Henning RoggeA group of Münster residents are working to raise €1.2 million to buy artist Nicole Eisenman’s Sketch for a Fountain, which was installed this summer for the city’s Sculpture Projects Münster. “The work is a very political statement and we want to make a stand for tolerance and respect,” artist Sylvia Silbernagel says of the work. “We are trying to win over local businesses as ambassadors.”
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