Philly Suburbs in Bid to Keep Barnes
Date: 25 Jun 2007 | Views: 3607
The Barnes Foundation, whose suburban gallery holds a world-class trove of Cezannes, Picassos, Renoirs and van Goghs, has long claimed poverty as justification for breaking the will of its late founder and moving the art collection to downtown Philadelphia. More...
Isn't There Something Better Than Biennales?
Date: 25 Jun 2007 | Views: 3852
Whether you think of it as a harmonic convergence, a cattle call, or a clusterfuck, every ten years the Venice Biennale, Art Basel, Documenta, and Sculpture Project Münster open one after the other over the course of a week. More...
London Market Surprises
Date: 25 Jun 2007 | Views: 3551
Prior to London's art auctions last week, there was every reason to think that the sales would confirm the emergence of a truly global art market, in which the same faces appear in different places and Chinese contemporary art is purchased everywhere — except in China. More...