Artmonte-carlo Grows in Strength in its Second Year

Just a year ago the team from artgenève launched artmonte-carlo (see armonte-carlo Offers Something New for Collectors in Monaco). Like its Swiss equivalent, this new appointment in Monaco takes the form of an art fair boutique, bringing together 30 or so carefully...
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Court case between Yves Bouvier and Dmitri Rybolovlev will not take place in Singapore

The court case between Yves Bouvier and Dmitri Rybolovlev will not take place in Singapore. The Singapore appeals court delivered its 59-page decision on 18 April in which it explained that the case should be judged in Geneva as it was there that the transactions in...
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Lilly Chan Quits Christie’s for Phillips

This week Phillips announced the appointment of Lilly Chan as managing director of Phillips in Asia. She is currently managing director of Asian art at Christie's. Chan will work at Phillips' Hong Kong offices. Like all auction houses, Phillips is turning increasingly...
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The Freeport in Luxembourg, a Stronghold for Protecting Works of Art

Philippe Dauvergne, the Freeport's CEO, compares it to a stronghold. Situated at the exit of Luxembourg airport, the Freeport looks less like a mediaeval construction than a modern fortress. It has an area of 22,000 m2, and is an inviolable four-storey block ringed...
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Carolee Schneemann To Receive the Golden Lion at the Venice Biennale

A few weeks before the start of each Biennale, the organizers of the event announce the winner of the Golden Lion. It is awarded to an artist in recognition of their lifetime’s work. This year, the curator of the 57th Biennale, Christine Macel, has chosen the American...
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Jeff Koons Launches His Partnership with Louis Vuitton

Just for a change, Jeff Koons is making waves. This time, it’s not with a bunch of flowers (see Jeff Koons Unveils Sculpture Gifted to Paris) but with his collection of bags designed for Louis Vuitton. Commissioned by Delphine Arnault, the artist followed in the...
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Two Gallerists in Teheran Accused of Attempting to Undermine the Government

The two owners of the Aun Gallery in Teheran – Karan Vafadari and his wife Afarin Niasari – have been held in Evin Prison since last July. At a hearing, Judge Abolqasem Salavati listed the charges against the couple. They are accused of having drunk alcohol in the...
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Artmonte-carlo Grows in Strength in its Second Year

Artmonte-carlo Grows in Strength in its Second Year

Just a year ago the team from artgenève launched artmonte-carlo (see armonte-carlo Offers Something New for Collectors in Monaco). Like its Swiss equivalent, this new appointment in Monaco takes the form of an art fair boutique, bringing together 30 or so carefully...

Lilly Chan Quits Christie’s for Phillips

Lilly Chan Quits Christie’s for Phillips

This week Phillips announced the appointment of Lilly Chan as managing director of Phillips in Asia. She is currently managing director of Asian art at Christie's. Chan will work at Phillips' Hong Kong offices. Like all auction houses, Phillips is turning increasingly...

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