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Phillips Adds Two Senior Executives To Contemporary, Modern Art Staff

Bloomberg reports today that Phillips auction house has hired Hugues Joffre and Jean-Paul Egelen as new senior executives, beefing up the auction house’s contemporary and modern department.According to a release today from Philips, Joffre–formally a senior international director at Christe’s–is the new … Read More


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Denver Art Museum Announces Major Show of Female Abstract Expressionists

The Denver Art Museum (DAM) announced today that it will have a major exhibition about female Abstract Expressionists in summer 2016. Titled “Women of Abstract Expressionism,” the show will feature more than 50 works by 12 artists. Following its run … Read More


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Irma Stern, Pimento Harvest, 1962, oil on canvas.COURTESY IZIKO SOUTH AFRICAN NATIONAL GALLERY

‘Brushing Up on Stern’ at Iziko South African National Gallery

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Henry Darger, "Watch Where You Are Going Kid You'll Run Smack Into Those Phanto Flowers."

Christie’s Folk Art Sale Includes Hamilton Bust, Late Henry Darger Painting

Christie’s will hold its sale of Important American Furniture, Outsider and Folk Art on September 24, at Rockefeller Center in New York. Among the 117 lots are 25 selections from Credit Suisse’s Americana Collection, including a Gilbert Stuart portrait of … Read More


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Alina Szapocznikow, lluminowana (Illuminated Woman), 1966-67. ©THE ESTATE OF ALINA SZAPOCZNIKOW/COURTESY THE ESTATE OF ALINA SZAPOCZNIKOW; PIOTR STANLISAWSKI; ANDREA ROSEN GALLERY, NEW YORK; AND GALERIE LOEVENBRUCK, PARIS

Andrea Rosen Gallery Now Represents the Estate of Alina Szapocznikow

New York’s Andrea Rosen Gallery announced today that it now represents the estate of Alina Szapocznikow. On October 30, the Chelsea gallery will open its first solo show of the Polish-born artist, who died in 1973 at age 47. Szapocznikow’s estate … Read More


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Here’s the 2015 Pulse Miami Beach Exhibitor List

For its 11th edition, the Pulse Miami Beach fair is returning to Indian Beach Park this year with new dates and an expanded layout. Whereas the fair has begun on the first Thursday of December for the past decade, this year’s edition will begin on Tuesday, … Read More


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Morning Links: Temple of Bel Edition

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Broad Art Museum’s Min Jung Kim Will Lead New Britain Museum of American Art

The New Britain Museum of American Art, which is located in that eponymous Connecticut city, has hired Min Jung Kim, the deputy director for external relations at the Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum at Michigan State University, as its … Read More


Collector's Corner
Francis Greenburger. COURTESY TIME EQUITIES, INC.

Collector’s Corner: Francis Greenburger

The New York real-estate developer bought his first work when he was 14. Read More


Pictures at an Exhibition
'Can't Reach Me There,' 2015, installation view.

‘Can’t Reach Me There’ at Midway Contemporary Art

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Open Sesame: Art Events in New York
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9 Art Events to Attend in New York City This Week

A guide to the next seven days Read More


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Morning Links: Medical Examiner’s Office Edition

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Noah Davis, Los Angeles Painter and Founder of the Underground Museum, Dies at 32

Noah Davis, the Los Angeles–based painter of surreal, post-racial images and the founder of the nonprofit space the Underground Museum, has died at 32. Davis’s cause of death has not been announced, but he was sick with a rare cancer, … Read More


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A Closer Look at the New Directors of Italy’s Top 20 Museums

Or, How Italy’s Museums Got Their Groove Back with a Younger, Partially Foreign Staff Read More