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Morning Links: Parthenon Edition

David Altmejd’s studio receives 30 pounds of marijuana in the mail by accident. [New York Post] “The British Museum has loaned one of the Parthenon Marbles to Russia’s Hermitage Museum — the first time in 200 years that any of … Read More


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Morning Links: André 3000 Edition

The Wall Street Journal checks in with the Park Avenue Armory: “The Armory is now in the midst of replacing its well-regarded artistic director Alex Poots, who took over programming in 2013. He recently announced he’s moving to the Culture … Read More


Artists Retrospective

Retrospective: Ed Ruscha Takes California into the ’90s

And other excerpts from our coverage 100, 75, 50, and 25 years ago Read More


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Morning Links: Tax Edition

“The personal collection of late artist Lucian Freud was among the £45m worth of art donated to the public over the last year under a scheme that accepts cultural artefacts in place of tax.” [BBC] Kelly Crow visits Richard Prince’s … Read More


Art Basel Miami Beach 2014 Market
Callicoon Fine Arts, New York
Nicholas Buffon, Key Food, 2014, foamcore, foam, glue, and paint, 18½" x 50" x 24". 
COURTESY THE ARTIST AND CALLICOON FINE ARTS

NADA Miami Beach 2014 Preview: Part 3

It’s a balmy, beautiful 79 degrees in Miami right now, and art-fair festivities are already well underway. Miami Basel opens tomorrow, and NADA the next day. Our fair previews conclude today, with one last look at the what dealers are … Read More


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Morning Links: Fake Art and Submarines Edition

Art Miami will launch a fair in New York during Frieze Week this May. [Miami Herald] The six finalists for the design of the Guggenheim Helsinki are out. [Artforum] “An East Hampton man accused of selling dozens of fake paintings … Read More


Art Basel Miami Beach 2014 Market
A new work by Marilyn Minter.COURTESY THE ARTIST AND FULTON RYDER

Art Events to Attend Early in the Miami Basel Week

Art Basel Miami Beach opens to the general public on Thursday, December 4, the same day as NADA Miami Beach. However, before then there are plenty of superb openings, exhibitions, and parties to savor. Below, a very brief guide to a … Read More


Open Sesame: Art Events in New York
Kim Gordon at Issue Project Room in 2003.BRADLEY BUEHRING

6 Art Events to Attend in New York This Week

MONDAY, DECEMBER 1 Screening and Talk: Modern Mondays: An Evening With Ken Okiishi at MoMA The artist Ken Okiishi, who appeared in the 2014 Whitney Biennial, and who is featured in the current MoMA show “Cut to Swipe,” will screen … Read More


Art Basel Miami Beach 2014 Market
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Art Basel Miami Beach 2014 Preview: Part 5

The week of Art Basel Miami Beach has arrived, and our preview concludes today, with 25 more works that will be on offer—many that are fresh out of artists’ studios, others that have been in private collections for years. Artists include … Read More


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Morning Links: Miami Edition

On Art Basel Miami Beach’s “unfulfilled promise” of making Miami a world class art destination. [The New York Times] James B. Stewart called around and asked about the value of art. Are art works like CDOs? Not really, it is … Read More


Artists News
Corneille, Fête Nocturne (1950), collection of the Cobra Museum, Amsterdam.

‘Cobra Was Arguably the Last Truly International Avant-Garde Movement': Alison Gingeras on Her Upcoming Exhibition at Blum & Poe

ARTnews recently learned that the gallery Blum & Poe is planning an exhibition of works from the Cobra movement. The show, organized by the former curator of the Pinault Collection, Alison Gingeras, will take place at the gallery’s New York location … Read More


Art Basel Miami Beach 2014 Market
Cooper Cole, Toronto
Sara Cwynar, Woman 1 (Cards), 2014, chromogenic print, 40" x 30". 
COURTESY THE ARTIST AND COOPER COLE

NADA Miami Beach 2014 Preview: Part 2

The always delectable NADA Miami Beach fair opens on Thursday, December 4, at the Deauville Beach Resort in Miami Beach, Florida. ARTnews will be there, covering the action and taking a look at the (mostly) new art that some 100 exhibitors are offering up. Below, a preview of … Read More


Art Basel Miami Beach 2014 Market
Essex Street, New York
Park McArthur, Polyurethane Foam, 2014, polyurethane foam, 82" x 49" x 24". 
COURTESY THE ARTIST AND ESSEX STREET, NEW YORK

NADA Miami Beach 2014 Preview: Part 1

The New Art Dealers Alliance will open its fair at the Deauville Beach Resort in North Beach on Thursday, December 4, the day after Art Basel Miami Beach. It’s a closely watched production—a proving ground for emerging to mid-career artists … Read More


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Art Basel Miami Beach 2014 Preview: Part 4

Art Basel Miami Beach 2014 is almost here, and our preview of works that will be on offer is nearly done. This is the penultimate edition, offering new and recent work by William Kentridge, George Condo, and Damien Hirst, along … Read More