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São Paulo 2014 Bienal Review

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Morning Links: Rahm Emanuel Edition

“Jackson Pollock’s former Greenwich Village apartment is up for sale for $1.25 million. The 800-square-foot penthouse located at 46 Carmine Street—very convenient to the historic Cedar Tavern, where Pollock and the Ab Ex crew hung out—has 14-foot Tudor-style ceilings, a … Read More


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COURTESY DALLAS CONTEMPORARY

Blood Meridian: Piotr Uklanski Heads to Texas, the Met

Piotr Uklański , whose work opens at the Dallas Contemporary this Sunday and who will open two shows at the Metropolitan Museum of Art this March, was in the process of moving when we met at his studio in Greenpoint … Read More


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Lucien Smith, Blazing Saddles, acrylic on unprimed canvas, 2012.

Phillips’ ‘Under the Influence’ Auction Nets $5.26 M., With Record Sales for 26 Artists

Yesterday Phillips’ Under the Influence auction brought in $5.26 million across 201 lots, 56 others failing to find buyers. The auction had record sales for 26 of the artists included, such as the British-Iranian painter Kour Pour whose Untitled from … Read More


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A Tour of Expo Chicago 2014

And we’re back. After a modest summer break, the American art market reconvened this week in Chicago for the third edition of the Expo Chicago fair. Some 140 dealers are here from around the world, a diverse list that includes … Read More


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‘Feito Por Brasileiros/Made By Brazilians’ at Matarazzo Hospital

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Portikus Hires Fabian Schöneich as New Curator

Philippe Pirotte, Director of the Städelschule Academy of Fine Arts, and of Portikus in Frankfurt am Fain, announced today that Fabian Schöneich is to become the new curator of Portikus, the exhibition hall based in the heart of Frankfurt, which … Read More


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‘Challenged to Encompass Everything': Friends Remember Sarah Charlesworth at the Art Institute of Chicago

Last night Matthew S. Witkovsky, the chief photography curator at the Art Institute of Chicago, stood on his museum’s stage and introduced a panel of friends and colleagues of the late Pictures generation photographer Sarah Charlesworth, who died in June 2013 … Read More


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Frieze London Announces Sculpture Park Line-Up

Frieze London, which runs October 15–19, has announced the line-up for its 2014 Sculpture Park. The park, which includes both contemporary work and work from the fair’s Modern section, will be free and open to the public in Regent’s Park, the … Read More


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Morning Links: Richard Prince’s Instagram Edition

Richard Prince’s Instagram works are reportedly selling for $100,000. [New York Post] Jori Finkel was on hand for the installation of Ai Weiwei’s show at Alcatraz: “Judging from the large bags of colorful Legos on the floor and dozens of … Read More


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Manuel Borja-Villel, director of the Reina Sofía Museum, with Soledad Lorenzo.

Gallerist Soledad Lorenzo Donates Her Art Collection to Reina Sofia Museum

Famed gallerist Soledad Lorenzo has gifted her art collection, totaling near 400 works of art, to the Reina Sofia Museum in Madrid, the museum reported yesterday. The 385 works are by 90 artists, mostly Spanish, and include everything from sculpture … Read More


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Scene from Jennifer Rubell's "Creation," 2009.Photo by Andrew Russeth

An Epicurean Re-Birth: Expect Eels and Fertility Rituals at Jennifer Rubell’s Next Food Performance

Jennifer Rubell’s Creation—a kind of buffet-themed performance piece that served as the opening night event for the Performa biennial in New York in 2009—is one of those rare parties that people still talk about, five years later, in reverent tones. … Read More


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Untitled work by Zobernig.

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Heimo Zobernig Will Represent Austria at the 2015 Venice Biennale

Petzel Gallery has confirmed that its artist Heimo Zobernig will represent Austria at the 2015 Venice Biennale. News of Zobernig’s participation first broke via social media at the artist’s other international galleries. For more on the Biennale, check out The … Read More


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Auto Companies Deliver Sponsorship for Contemporary Art

Looking to align themselves with creativity, innovation, and globalism, auto companies are becoming major sponsors at contemporary-art museums Read More