THE HATHAWAY HEIST :: UPDATE


By Elliot Lee


Sacred Geometry and Uili Lousi’s Leap of Faith

By Christine Lin


The Epoch Times


HATHAWAY HEIST PART TWO

By Alexander Boyle



DIVORCE & ART :: A Restoration

By Gail Green



Jewels from the Al-Thani Collection

At the Metropolitan Museum of Art


By Alexander Boyle


BEN QUILTY on the Artists' Resale Royalty

ARR benefits 'rich white artists' at the expense of others.


"top artists make all the money at the complete disadvantage of the emerging market,"

Image Courtesy :: Rachel Kara


ART | BASEL

MIAMI BEACH | DEC | 4 - 7 | 2014



PURPLE PROSE :: ABU DHABI ART FAIR / ART FAIRS IN GENERAL

BY LAURA H. STEWART



CHRISTIE'S SET ON MORE COMPETITION WITH DEALERS

By Judith H. Dobrzynski


November 23, 2014 3 Comments
Judith H. Dobrzynski
The fall auction season in New York, two weeks during which more than $2 billion worth of art changed hands and 23 works sold for more than $20 million each, is causing even more than the usual fretting about inequality, bubbles, wretched excess and art itself. One piece, by Bendor [...]
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November 22, 2014
Fairs and Events
Image Courtesy :: Art-Miami The original and longest-running contemporary and modern art fair in Miami, now in its 25 th year , Art Miami maintains a preeminent position in America's contemporary art fair market. World-renowned for its outstanding quality, extraordinary variety and stylish gallery-like décor,  Art Miami showcases the finest [...]
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November 21, 2014 1 Comment
News ::
  PRESS RELEASE: William F. Ruprecht to Step Down By Mutual Agreement; Will Continue as Chairman, President, and CEO Until Successor In Place NEW YORK, Nov. 20, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sotheby's (NYSE:BID) today announced that its Board of Directors has begun a search for the Company's next Chief Executive [...]
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November 21, 2014
Fairs and Events
Image Courtesy :: Art | Basel Nicholas Baume, Director and Chief Curator of Public Art Fund, returns for his second year curating Art Basel’s Public sector. Under the theme Fieldwork, Public will transform Miami Beach’s Collins Park into an outdoor exhibition space with 26 large-scale and site-specific installations by leading [...]
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November 21, 2014 2 Comments
Lawrence Klepper
  Getty breaks record with $65.1-million purchase of Édouard Manet's 'Spring'. Image Courtesy :: Christie's Press Release BY CRAIG NAKANO, November 5, 2014, 10:31 p.m. © Los Angeles Times. The J. Paul Getty Museum paid more than US$65 million for an Édouard Manet painting at Christie’s auction Wednesday evening in [...]
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November 19, 2014
Fairs and Events
  Patek Philippe are to present the Watch Art Patek Philippe Grand Exhibition, which will take place from May 27th to June 7th 2015 at the Saatchi Gallery in London. The exhibition will celebrate Patek Philippe’s tradition of high-precision watch manufacturing, an insight into the company’s 175 year history as [...]
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November 18, 2014
Elliot Lee
Time to fact check the Hathaway Heist Part Two ( click here to read ). So, I called the Chairman at Freeman's Auctioneers. I spoke with Samuel 'Beau' Freeman the 2nd. I asked him if he'd managed to find the time to read the Hathaway Heist Part Two, and if [...]
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November 17, 2014
Douglas Stock
In the classic film The Scarlet Pimpernel, the lead character, Percy, a member of the British noble class who is aiding French nobles to escape during the French Revolution, utters the short poem "They seek him here, they seek him there, those Frenchies seek him everywhere. Is he in Heaven, [...]
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November 17, 2014
Gail Green
The marriage of Divorce and Art is the happy confluence of positive reinvention. Having been through a challenging time, you are now ready to settle into a calmer, happier situation. In effect, the home’s visual setting provides the divorcee with a surrounding air of serenity and peace, where order and [...]
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November 15, 2014
Christine Lin
UILI LOUSI WITH HIS PIECE "THE SECRET OF THE THE GOLDEN FLOWER." (COURTESY OF THE ARTIST)   NEW YORK—It’s late summer on West 55th Street, and a spot of sun is fading fast over the tops of the skyscrapers. Uili Lousi, visiting from New Zealand, unfolds a newspaper and sets it on [...]
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