No Additional Prison Time for Glafira Rosales in Knoedler Affair

The affair was one of the biggest forgery cases in recent years. It involved a huge sum of money ($80 million), a very well respected gallery (Knoedler), and some of the biggest names in American art (Pollock, Rothko, and Co.). Today we learnt that Glarifa Rosales,...
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David Schrader Joins Sotheby’s as Head of Private Sales

Private sales are finding increasing favour with collectors and Sotheby's has decided to develop this area of its contemporary art department with the nomination of a financial specialist to head Private Sales. David Schrader previously worked on Wall Street for 20...
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Gregor Hildebrandt at Almine Rech: “The grooves on vinyl records are like brush strokes”

German artist Gregor Hildrebrandt has a labyrinthine exhibition at the Almine Rech gallery in Paris until 25 February. In his new works, he continues to explore his fascination with music and its recording media. He cuts up and reassembles magnetic tapes and vinyl...
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Trial of Modern Art Museum Thief Opens in Paris

It was one of the most highly mediatized art burglaries of the decade. In 2010, five paintings disappeared from the Musée d’art moderne de la Ville de Paris – and not just any paintings. They were all by of modern heavyweights, that is, Picasso, Matisse, Braque,...
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Emerige Officially Launches Ile Seguin Project

This time, it is really happening! The cultural and artistic project on the upstream tip of Seguin Island at Boulogne-Billancourt was officially launched on Monday in the company of the Mayor, Pierre-Christophe Baguet, and the President of Emerige, Laurent Dumas. The...
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Christo Renounces Work Featuring Arkansas River

Famous artist Christo, who is known for his monumental ephemeral works, announced on his website that he was walking away from his Over the River project, a monumental 9.5-km-long canopy to be suspended over the Arkansas River. “I no longer wish to wait on the...
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German Food Company Dr Oetker Returns Van Dyck Painting

German food company Dr Oetker, which manufactures cereals and frozen pizzas, has announced that it will return a painting by Antony van Dyck to the heirs of Dutch Jewish art dealer Jacques Goudstikker. Goudstikker, a reputed specialist of the Flemish masters, was...
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No Additional Prison Time for Glafira Rosales in Knoedler Affair

No Additional Prison Time for Glafira Rosales in Knoedler Affair

The affair was one of the biggest forgery cases in recent years. It involved a huge sum of money ($80 million), a very well respected gallery (Knoedler), and some of the biggest names in American art (Pollock, Rothko, and Co.). Today we learnt that Glarifa Rosales,...

David Schrader Joins Sotheby’s as Head of Private Sales

David Schrader Joins Sotheby’s as Head of Private Sales

Private sales are finding increasing favour with collectors and Sotheby's has decided to develop this area of its contemporary art department with the nomination of a financial specialist to head Private Sales. David Schrader previously worked on Wall Street for 20...

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Gerhard Richter @ Museum Ludwig
Gerhard Richter, Abstract Painting, 2016, oil on aluminum, 27 x 35,5 cm, © Gerhard Richter 2016 (221116)

Gerhard Richter @ Museum Ludwig

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David Hockney @ Tate Britain
"Portrait of an Artist (Pool with Two Figures)" 1972 © David Hockney

David Hockney @ Tate Britain

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