Nancy Spector Leaves Brooklyn Museum for Guggenheim

Nancy Spector joined the Brooklyn Museum as Deputy Director under a year ago, in April 2016 (See Nancy Spector Quits Guggenheim For Brooklyn Museum). She hailed from the Guggenheim Museum, where she had spent the previous 29 years. The Solomon R. Guggenheim foundation...
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Thyssen-Bornemisza Art Contemporary Museum Signs Agreement with National Gallery of Prague

The Thyssen-Bornemisza Art Contemporary (TBA21) foundation, which is currently based in Vienna, has signed a loan agreement with the National Gallery of Prague. From June 2018, for a period of five years, the Czech museum will exhibit some of the Austrian contemporary...
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Curators of Controversial Anselm Kiefer Show in China Defend Themselves

Since November, an exhibition of works by German artist Anselm Kiefer at the Central Academy of Fine Arts Museum (CAFA) in Beijing has been causing quite a stir. On 16 November, three days before the opening of Anselm Kiefer: Coagulation, the artist published a press...
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Art Basel Owners MCH Group Acquire 25.1% of Art Düsseldorf

MCH Group is advancing its global strategy. The group already has a presence in Basel, Hong Kong and Miami, and has now acquired 25.1% of art.fair International GmbH, which is behind Art Düsseldorf. The inaugural edition of the new event, which is managed by the...
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Oprah Winfrey Sells $150-Million Klimt

Bloomberg has revealed the back story of one of the biggest private sales to take place in recent years. According to journalist Katya Kazakina’s sources, an Asian buyer acquired Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer II (1912) from American TV star Oprah Winfrey for $150...
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Christie’s Announces 16% Drop in Sales in 2016

Christie’s has just published its annual report in a press release featuring the company’s 2016 results. For its 250th anniversary, the auction house sold £4 billion-worth of artworks and collector’s items, down 16% on the previous year. In 2015, sales were already...
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The Friends of the Palais de Tokyo Award Prize to Romain Vicari

The prestigious prize leaves nothing to chance. The Prix Découverte of the friends of the Palais de Tokyo has been awarded following a lengthy selection process that took into consideration the opinion of 800 members, from patrons, to collectors, contemporary art...
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Nancy Spector Leaves Brooklyn Museum for Guggenheim

Nancy Spector Leaves Brooklyn Museum for Guggenheim

Nancy Spector joined the Brooklyn Museum as Deputy Director under a year ago, in April 2016 (See Nancy Spector Quits Guggenheim For Brooklyn Museum). She hailed from the Guggenheim Museum, where she had spent the previous 29 years. The Solomon R. Guggenheim foundation...

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