Paramount 2.

Here’s the Exhibitor List for Paramount Ranch 2

Los Angeles’s freewheeling Paramount Ranch fair, which debuted last year on the eponymous film set in the Santa Monica Mountains during Art Los Angeles Contemporary, will return for a second round this year, and today revealed the exhibitors. The list is … Read More

Artists News

Lord Charles March on His ‘Very English’ Abstract Photographs

In February, Charles March, the photographer and Earl of March and Kinrara, will host shows of his abstract works at both Hamiltons gallery in London and Venus Over Manhattan in New York, the latter of which opens tomorrow. The works … Read More

Artists News
One of Arad's sculptures.


Always Crashing in the Same Car: Ron Arad on His Upcoming Show at Paul Kasmin

This February, the Israeli architect, artist, and designer Ron Arad will join New York’s Paul Kasmin Gallery with a debut exhibition that will showcase his riffs on the Fiat 500. After 10 years at Friedman Benda, Arad came to Kasmin looking … Read More

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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

Market News

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

Armory Week 2015 Market News

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

Barbara Hepworth,  Pelagos, 1946.COURTESY TATE

Morning Links: Barbara Hepworth Edition

Artist and activist Emma Sulkowicz, whose performance carrying a mattress at Columbia University, in response to her alleged rapist not being expelled, garnered national attention, will attend the State of the Union as the guest of New York Senator Kirsten … Read More

The museum.


Centre Pompidou-Metz Secures 2015 Budget

For the past few weeks the question of the 2015 budget for the Centre Pompidou-Metz, the Pompidou Center’s outpost in Lorraine, France, has been up in the air. Now, local news site Tout-Metz reports, the matter has been settled. Visitors … Read More

Market News


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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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


Morning Links: Coney Island Edition

“A British judge ruled last week that Sotheby’s had not been negligent in the case of a painting that the auction house sold in 2006 for 42,000 pounds (about $63,600), only to be declared worth £10 million a year later.” … 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

Marina Abramović.

Here, Maybe You’ll Enjoy this Exclusive Clip From The Marina Abramovic Interview on Amazon

Yesterday Amazon debuted its streaming television pilots. Perhaps you caught The New Yorker’s, which was called The New Yorker Presents? On it Ariel Levy conducts an interview with Marina Abramović, which was pretty good! (As those things go.) At any … Read More


Morning Links: Alice in Wonderland Edition

“Amid Arizona’s luxury playground, with its plastic-surgery centers, high-end car shows and multimillion-dollar Arabians horses, a museum that celebrates the Old West opens…in Scottsdale.” [The Arizona Republic] Times art critic Karen Rosenberg has been named deputy editor of Artspace Magazine. … Read More