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Installation view of WITH & WIDTH at Chapter NY.COURTESY CHAPTER NY

Chapter NY on the Lower East Side Moving to Full-Time Schedule

Chapter NY has been run on a part-time basis for the last year and a half by Nicole Russo, a director at Mitchell-Innes & Nash, who kept the gallery open on a weekend-only schedule. Today, Russo announced that she’s left … Read More

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Wildenstein and Qatar Battle Over Aborted New York Art Palace Sale

Before finalizing a $90-million contract to buy Wildenstein & Company’s palatial New York headquarters last year, Qatari diplomats tried it on for size, hosting a lavish party inside the stately gallery where the art-dealing dynasty had long exhibited its treasures. … Read More

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Skate’s Releases 2014 Art Fairs Report

Art market analysis service Skate’s released its 2014 Art Fairs Report, which “focuses on the world’s major art fairs and their operators, aggregated statistics for the world’s most important art fairs and various subsets of data.” This year’s report found … Read More

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Here’s the 2015 Volta NY Exhibitor List

The Volta NY fair will kick off its eighth edition on March 5 in a new location—Pier 90 in Hell’s Kitchen, next door to its sister fair, The Armory Show. This year’s Volta NY will bring 90 galleries to Pier … Read More

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Alan Turing’s Notebook Heads to Auction

The Financial Times reports that the notebooks of computing hero Alan Turing (subject of the The Imitation Game, newly Oscar nominated), will head to Bonhams auctions on April 13. At 56 pages, the notebook is “probably the most extensive manuscript … Read More

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Preview Art Stage Singapore 2015

As this article is published, some 145 exhibitors are readying their booths for the fifth edition of the Art Stage Singapore fair, which runs January 22 through 25 at the Marina Bay Sands Expo and Convention Centre. Below, a brief look at works that will be … Read More

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Jane Lombard Will Start Eponymous Gallery at Former Lombard Freid Address

The Chelsea gallery Lombard Freid formally announced it will close in an e-mail blast on Friday, citing as a reason that “the partnership between the principals, Lea Freid and Jane Lombard, has come to an end.” This much had been … Read More

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Jonas Wood, "Untitled (Fridge Plant), 2007."COURTESY SOTHEBY'S

Sotheby’s S2 Gallery Heading to Palm Beach

Sotheby’s S2, the auction house’s contemporary art gallery, has mounted a show at Gavlak Gallery in Palm Beach, Florida that runs until January 25. The exhibition focuses on “the legacy of the flower through contemporary art” and–surprise, surprise–is Sotheby’s first … Read More

The building that will be home to Off Vendome on West 23rd Street.GOOGLE MAPS

Dealer Matt Moravec Will Open Chelsea-Area Gallery

For the past two years, Matt Moravec, who ran the closely watched West Street Gallery in Manhattan with curator Alex Gartenfeld from 2010 to 2012, has been in Düsseldorf, Germany, studying with the artist Christopher Williams at the city’s Kunstakademie and running … Read More

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Frieze Names Artistic Director for Americas and Asia

The Frieze art fair has named Abby Bangser as its artistic director for the Americas and Asia. The newly created position will support Frieze’s director, Victoria Siddall, who recently took over from Frieze co-founders and co-directors Matthew Slotover and Amanda … Read More

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Mitchell Algus of Algus Greenspon to Open Mitchell Algus Gallery

Mitchell Algus of Algus Greenspon Gallery will open a new eponymous space on the second floor of 132 Delancey Street, on January 25, with a show of work by Agustin Fernandez. Asked over the phone if the new project had … Read More

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MoMA to Deaccession a Monet

The New York Times reports that the Museum of Modern Art will sell a work by Claude Monet at Sotheby’s London’s February 3 auction. The work features an irrevocable bid, which is slightly akin to having been pre-sold, and carries an estimate … Read More

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Here Is the 2015 AIPAD Photography Show New York Exhibitor List

From April 16 to April 19, the AIPAD Photography Show New York, the annual fair dedicated to photography and held by the Association of International Photography Art Dealers, will return to the Park Avenue Armory for its 35th edition. Today, … Read More

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TEFAF Hires Patrick van Maris as CEO, Paul Hustinx Retiring

The European Fine Art Fair, or TEFAF, which takes place annually in Maastricht, the Netherlands, and which is known for its top-flight galleries, top-notch canapés  (150,000 were served at the preview in 2011, the last year on record) and generous beverage … Read More