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CHRISTIE’S SUES MUGRABI

Christie’s is suing art investor Jose Mugrabi for missing his last two payments on a $37 million Jean-Michel Basquiat painting he bought that were due on January 4 and February 15. [New York Post]

ADDITIONS

The Dia Art Foundation has added James Murdoch and Jane Skinner Goodell to its board. [New York Times]

The Asian Art Museum of San Francisco has announced a $25 million expansion project. [Artforum]

DEPARTURES 

Wim Pijbes is leaving his directorship at the Rijksmuseum to head a new institution, the Museum Voorlinden in the Netherlands. [The Art Newspaper]

EX MACHINA

Berenson, a bowler-hat-wearing robot art critic, makes judgments about art much the same way as we do. [Quartz]

FIRST LOOK

“A First Look at the Women Artists of the Armory Show 2016.” [W]

PIZZA!

Here are New York’s best art-world pizza joints. [Artspace]

THOMAS JULIER 

Thomas Julier at RaebervonStenglin in Zurich. [Contemporary Art Daily]

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