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Documenta Directors Condemn UAE Travel Bans

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Six artistic directors of Documenta, the international exhibition of contemporary art held every five years in Kassel, Germany, have issued a letter to the chairman of Abu Dhabi’s Tourism and… More ›

Whitney Names New Board of Trustees Officers

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The Whitney has appointed new officers to its board of trustees, the institution reports. Neil G. Bluhm and Laurie M. Tisch have been named board co-chairmen, while Richard M. DeMartini will now act… More ›

Frieze Projects Lineup Announced for 2015

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Frieze Projects, the well-regarded series of artists commissions which, along with “Frieze” magazine, provides much of the intellectual armature for the global Frieze Art Fair brand,… More ›

Instagrams of the Art World: Art Basel Edition

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In case you hadn’t yet heard, it’s time once again for Art Basel (in Basel) — i.e., big names, big sales, big art in big mazes, and of course, a big influx of FairPics™. This time around,… More ›

Gavin Brown’s Enterprise Heads to Harlem

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Gavin Brown’s Enterprise announced today that it is decamping from its West Village gallery to a new space in Harlem, at 461 126th Street. Dealer Gavin Brown plans for three floors of exhibition… More ›

Climate Activists Occupy Tate Modern

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An activist group occupied the Turbine Hall of London’s Tate Modern over the weekend, scrawling passages from climate change-related texts for 25 hours from Saturday to Sunday. Though… More ›