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At the Winter Antiques Show, Calder Necklaces, a 3-D Portrait of Kate Moss, and More

Yesterday afternoon, members of the press gathered inside the Park Avenue Armory to preview the 2016 Winter Antiques Show, which opens today and runs through January 31. The fair, which will celebrate its 62nd anniversary this year, boasts 73 exhibitors … Read More

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Sotheby’s Reports Fourth Quarter Loss of $10 M. to $19 M.

Sotheby’s CEO Tad Smith announced this morning in a teleconference that Sotheby’s had lost somewhere between $10 million and $19 million in the fourth quarter of 2015.Smith, who was joined by Sotheby’s interim CFO Dennis Weibling, attributed the losses in … Read More

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‘We All Make Up the Landscape Together’: 32 Galleries Converge in London for Condo

“The last thing London needs is another art fair,” Vanessa Carlos, a dealer in the British capital, said last week. If she seemed fatigued when she said this, it wasn’t because the London Art Fair was rolling into town just … Read More

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Henry Darger, At Jennie Richee, Violet and her Sisters are Captured . .. Courtesy Carl Hammer Gallery, Chicago.

Boundaries Blur at the Outsider Art Fair, Which Has Newfound Attention, Pricy Dargers, and Quite a Bit More

One of the nice things about the Outsider Art Fair, which opens its 24th edition tonight with a vernissage at the Metropolitan Pavilion in Chelsea, is that, by and large, the price point is significantly lower than at a contemporary fair of … Read More

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Here Are the Details for Frieze New York 2016

Frieze New York just released the details for its 2016 edition, which will return to Randall’s Island for the fifth time May 5 to May 8. This year marks the 25th anniversary of Frieze, and the first year with Victoria Siddall at … Read More

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Ryan Lee Now Represents Emma Amos

Ryan Lee will now represent Emma Amos, the painter known for being the only woman in the short-lived collective Spiral. The Chelsea gallery will have its first solo show of Amos’s work—and the 77-year-old artist’s first New York solo show … Read More

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Massimo De Carlo Will Open a Third Location, in Hong Kong

In addition to its Milan and London spaces, Massimo De Carlo gallery will soon add a third location, in Hong Kong. To celebrate the gallery’s 30th anniversary, the new space is set to open on March 21 with a show … Read More

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Egon Schiele Will Lead Christie’s Imp-Mod Evening Sale In February

Christie’s next Impressionist and modern evening sale will be held February 2 in London. Highlights include Marc Chagall’s Les mariés de la Tour Eiffel, estimated at £4.8 million–£6.8 million ($6.9 million–$9.8 million); a Pablo Picasso still life from 1937, “painted … Read More

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Here’s the Exhibitor and Artist List for Paramount Ranch 3

Paramount Ranch 3, the outré Los Angeles contemporary art fair, announced the artist and exhibitor list for its third edition today. By our count, this year’s fair has 51 exhibitors and 78 artists.New York is well-represented, with Bridget Donahue, Real Fine … Read More

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Art Agency Partners founder Amy Cappellazzo.COURTESY ART AGENCY PARTNERS

Sotheby’s Acquires Art Advisory Firm Art Agency, Partners

In a somewhat surprising move, Sotheby’s announced today it will pay $50 million in cash to acquire the art advisory firm Art Agency, Partners and create a new Fine Art Division run by AAP’s Amy Cappellazzo and Allan Schwartzman. The … Read More

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Dorotheum Shatters Records Throughout 2015 [Sponsored]

Dorotheum is responsible for the content of this post.It has been a banner year for Dorotheum, one of Europe’s most prominent auction houses. Auctions across all categories, including fine arts, automobiles, and rare jewels fetched high prices and broke records, catapulting … Read More

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Artnet News Chief Benjamin Genocchio Will Lead the Armory Show

The art-media intrigue continues!There has been much speculation about who would replace former Armory Show director Noah Horowitz, who was hired by Art Basel in July. Today, the Armory Show announced Horowitz’s replacement in the top job at the fair: … Read More

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Seattle Art Fair Names Selection Committee for 2016 Edition

The Seattle Art Fair has announced the selection committee for its second edition, which will occur from August 4 to 7 at CenturyLink Field Event Center.The New York–heavy committee is comprised of the following: Robert Goff (David Zwirner, London/New York) Shinichi … Read More

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Phillip March Jones Tapped as New Director of Andrew Edlin Gallery

Andrew Edlin Gallery announced today that Phillip March Jones will be its new director. Newly relocated to the Lower East Side, the New York–based gallery was previously overseen by Becca Hoffman, who will continue to direct the Outsider Art Fair.Jones … Read More