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Judge Abruptly Calls Recess Right Before Ann Freedman’s Testimony In Knoedler Trial

On Tuesday, after a lunch break at Domenico and Eleanore De Sole’s trial against the Knoedler gallery in U.S. District Court in Manhattan, the room was packed with onlookers in preparation for the testimony of Michael Hammer, Knoedler’s owner, and … Read More


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Here Are the Artist and Exhibitor Lists for the 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair in New York

The 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair announced the artist list today for its second edition in New York, which will once again be held at Pioneer Works in Red Hook, Brooklyn, from May 6 through May 8, overlapping with Frieze … Read More


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Yale Taps Marta Kuzma to Be Dean of Art School, Taking the Place of Robert Storr

Curator will be the first woman to hold the position Read More


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Morning Links: Art Brussels Edtion

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The space under the High Line that will host Lisson Gallery New York. COURTESY LISSON GALLERY

Lisson Gallery Reveals May Opening Date, Programming for First New York Space

Nearly two years after first announcing plans to open a gallery space in New York’s Chelsea neighborhood—right under the world-famous High Line—the London-based Lisson Gallery revealed an opening date, the architectural renderings, and the space’s programming for 2016 at a press … Read More


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An installation view of works by Julia Wachtel from her 2015 show at Elizabeth Dee's Chelsea location.COURTESY ELIZABETH DEE

Elizabeth Dee Gallery to Leave Chelsea for Two-Story Harlem Space

Chelsea’s Elizabeth Dee Gallery is moving north to Harlem, the New York Times reported earlier today. Having operated from its modestly sized West 20th Street location for the past 15 years, Elizabeth Dee Gallery will soon occupy a much larger two-story … Read More


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Philadelphia Museum of Art Announces Three Staff Appointments

Change is afoot at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, with news of three staff changes. Two are promotions and one is a new hire.Alexandra Kirtley, previously associate curator of American decorative arts, has been promoted to curator. Jennifer Thompson, associate curator of European … Read More


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Nicole R. Myers.

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Dallas Museum of Art Appoints Nicole R. Myers Curator of Painting and Sculpture

Olivier Meslay, the associate director of curatorial affairs at the Dallas Museum of Art, announced today that Nicole R. Myers has been named the Lillian and James H. Clark Curator of Painting and Sculpture, effective February 29. Myers will be … Read More


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Morning Links: Hauser Wirth & Schimmel Edition

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The fake Rothko painting at the center of the trial.

Ann Freedman Settles With the De Soles in Knoedler Trial Over $8.3 M. Fake Rothko

The collectors’ suit against the gallery will continue Read More


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Marisa Takal, Sipping Straightening the Nuts are One Are You? Am I Crazy? "Can I Do This?", 2015, Oil on canvas, 52x37 inches.

Rema Hort Mann Foundation Names 2016 Los Angeles Artist Grantees

The Rema Hort Mann Foundation today announced the recipients of its 2016 Emerging Artist Grants in Los Angeles, which provide unrestricted funds stipend of $10,000. In addition, the foundation offered the first ever Stanley Hollander Award, which gives an additional $5,000 to one … Read More


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‘I Think That Discomfort Is a Really Positive Place for Us All to Be In’: Keith J. Varadi on His New Show, Facebook, and Gambling

This Saturday, the artist and curator Keith J. Varadi opens “Free Wi-Fi, Comedy” at Night Gallery in his hometown, Los Angeles. The centerpiece of the show is a first for Varadi: a film. The 12-minute movie starts at Good Luck … Read More


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Here Is the New Eckhaus Latta Video for the Hammer Museum ‘Made in L.A.’ Biennial

It’s Friday afternoon and you deserve to wind down with this new video created by the fashion label Eckhaus Latta alongside Alexa Karolinski for the forthcoming Hammer Museum Biennial titled “Made in L.A. 2016: a, the, though, only.”The video—which doubles … Read More


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An installation view of Willem de Rooij's work at Lulu in 2012.COURTESY LULU

Mexico City’s Lulu Expands

Since opening in 2013, the enterprising Mexico City project space named Lulu has operated out of an immaculate white cube within the studio of the artist Martin Soto Climent, who started and runs the venture with curator Chris Sharp. Despite measuring … Read More