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  1. Today, Michael Rosenfeld Gallery announced that going forward, it will represent the estate of Hannelore Baron, the American artist who is best known for her work in the realms of assemblage and collage. She died of cancer in 1987. “Since … Read More
  2. Pictures at an Exhibition presents images of one notable show every weekday. Read More
  3. Visitors to SculptureCenter in Queens might notice a strange melody playing throughout its basement. Twin Peaks–like piano music lingers throughout its darkened halls, only to abruptly give way to a more classical-sounding score and then, briefly, to a sadder arrangement. Who’s … Read More
  4. ‘Tis the season for galas out east, and today comes news about perhaps the biggest, The Watermill Center’s 24th Annual Summer Benefit & Auction. The production value at this particular party far exceeds that of your average Hamptons shindig—it’s more like a five-hour performance … Read More
  5. The organizers of Documenta 14 broke with tradition this year by extending the show, which typically appears in Kassel, Germany, every five years, to Athens. Now they have their eyes on Luanda, Angola, where they will present Documenta 14 works by 16 … Read More
  6. This September, the Sunday Painter gallery in London will relocate from its current space in the city’s Peckham neighborhood to its Vauxhall district. In the new locale, the gallery will be in close proximity to Tate Britain as well as … Read More
  7. On the occasion of the birthday of the great German intermedia artist Oskar Fischinger—maker of motion paintings and experimental films dating back to the 1920s—Google has put together a controllable visual/sound interface that can be accessed via its main search-engine page. Clicking … Read More
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  9. Sotheby’s netted a total of £127.9 million (about $161.3 million) at its Impressionist and modern evening sale in London, healthily exceeding its low estimate of $141.2 million despite a middling sell-through rate of 74 percent. The haul was 24 percent up from the equivalent … Read More
  10. Tonight, on the longest night of the year, 13 different venues will play host to the stateside edition of “Ugo Rondinone: I ♥ John Giorno,” a massive exhibition of work by the artist John Giorno presented as a work of … Read More