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Art Dealer David Findlay Jr. Dies At 82


David Findlay Jr., an art dealer who operated the eponymous 57th Street gallery in New York and comes from a noted family of gallery owners, passed away Monday morning in a New Canaan, Connecticut… More ›

Photographer Mary Ellen Mark Has Died at Age 75


Mary Ellen Mark, whose intimate portraits of people on the fringes made her one of the preeminent documentary photographers of the last half century, died on Monday in Manhattan. She was 75.

Longtime AMNH Diorama Painter Dies at 98


If you have ever been to the American Museum of Natural History in New York, you’ve seen the work of Fred Scherer. A major contributor to the painted backdrops of over a dozen dioramas throughout… More ›

RIP Chelsea Dealer Daniel Reich, 1975-2012


The family of former gallerist Daniel Reich, whose namesake gallery on West 23rd Street grew out of an alternative art space that he launched in his apartment during the months following the September… More ›

Great Minimalist Richard Artschwager Dies at 89


The American artist Richard Artschwager, who blurred the lines between minimalism, conceptual art, and pop art, has died at 89 . The news was confirmed late Saturday afternoon by Gagosian Gallery,… More ›