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RxArt Receives $1 M. Gift, Largest in History

The Gerard B. Lambert Foundation has donated $1 million to RxArt to “continue their mission of transforming pediatric hospitals around the nation through contemporary art,” according to a press release. The donation is the single largest in the nonprofit’s history and will … Read More


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One-Two Punch: The Rise of Joint Representation Has Dealers Sharing Artists All the Way to the Bank

If a collector wanted to buy a Frank Stella at Art Basel Miami Beach last December, he could have walked up to the booth of New York’s Marianne Boesky Gallery, which represents Frank Stella. Or, he could have walked up … Read More


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Badlands Unlimited Opens Lower East Side Retail Outlet, Offering Books, Toiletries

Badlands Unlimited, the publishing house cofounded by Paul Chan, has opened a “one-of-a-kind retail outlet” (its tagline) on Manhattan’s Lower East Side called Y.oung P.ublisher 99¢ & Up. This store—I’m going to go ahead and call it a store, though … Read More


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Mark Rothko’s Son on the Knoedler Trial: ‘I Didn’t Want to Be Sitting Here Today’

The artist Mark Rothko’s son, Christopher, testified Monday in U.S. District Court in Manhattan, in the case focusing on a forged Rothko purchased by Domenico and Eleanore De Sole from the Knoedler gallery in 2004 for $8.3 million. The De … Read More


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Here Is the 2016 Exhibitor List for Art Basel

Well, what do you know, it’s the second day of February and we’re already talking about something that’s not happening until June. Usually a lead-up time this big is a bit unnerving, because June is so far from now that we … Read More


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Morning Links: Picasso Bust Edition

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Spring/Break Art Show Announces Participants for 2016 Program

Armory Week’s annual Spring/Break Art Show has announced the full list of participants for this year’s program. The event will once again take place in the former postal offices of Skylight at Moynihan Station in New York from March 2 through … Read More


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Frieze Appoints Toby Kamps as Curator of Spotlight Section

Earlier today Frieze announced the appointment of Toby Kamps as the new curator of the fair’s Spotlight section, dedicated to solo presentations of work by under-appreciated artists from the 20th century. In his new role, Kamps will select and advise … Read More


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Here’s the Full Exhibitor List for the First Independent Brussels

Independent art fair has released its exhibitor list for its first-ever Brussels edition, which will feature more than 60 international galleries and nonprofit organizations from 30 cities. In a statement, founding executive director Laura Mitterrand said, “Independent is no longer … Read More


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Tears, Shouting Matches, and a Slew of Expert Witnesses as Knoedler Trial Heads Into Week Two

Domenico and Eleanore De Sole, their art advisor James Kelly, and a number of expert witnesses, testified in U.S. District Court in Manhattan as the first week in the De Soles’ case against the now-defunct Knoedler Gallery came to a … Read More


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Morning Links: Louvre-Iran Deal Edition

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MoMA Reveals Recent Acquisitions: Josh Kline’s ‘Skittles,’ Harmony Korine’s ‘Spring Breakers,’ More

Over on MoMA’s website is a list of what the museum has acquired over the past fiscal year. While some of the major acquisitions have already been announced, like Richard Serra’s sculpture installation Equal (2015) and Kerry James Marshall’s painting Untitled (Club Scene), … Read More


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Koenig & Clinton Now Reps Maria Hassabi, Albert Herter, Miljohn Ruperto and Ulrik Heltoft

Maria Hassabi, Albert Herter, and collaborators Miljohn Ruperto & Ulrik Heltoft are now represented by Koenig & Clinton in New York. The Chelsea gallery made the announcement today.Herter, an interdisciplinary artist focusing on video installation and performance, is scheduled to have … Read More


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All Lit Up Again: 99¢ Plus Presents ‘The Lamp Show’

Tonight, the Bushwick gallery 99¢ Plus opens “The Lamp Show,” a group exhibition wherein over 30 artists take a stab at creating some sort of light-producing object. Within those parameters, the show is very open-ended.“The range of work is huge,” … Read More