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These 291 Exhibitors Are Heading to Art Basel 2017 57th Venice Biennale Releases List of 120 Participating Artists

Dealer Michael Werner will be named a chevalier in France's Legion of Honor. In other Werner news, there's a great Richard Oelze show at his New York gallery right now.

A Pool Party in the Snow: Jean Pigozzi at Galerie Gmurzynska

Susan Greenberg Fisher Appointed Director of Collections at the Brooklyn Museum

Global Art Coalition Forms to Confront Rising Populist Right

Wellesley College's Davis Museum Goes Art-Less to Protest Trump's Muslim Ban

Contemporary Middle Eastern Art Live now through February

Nancy Spector Named Artistic Director and Chief Curator of Guggenheim Foundation

Kunstnernes Hus in Oslo Appoints Anne Hilde Neset Director

Jay Sanders Appointed Executive Director and Chief Curator of Artists Space

GNYP Gallery, Berlin at Art Paris Art Fair 2017

Oprah Winfrey Sells Gustav Klimt for $150m to Chinese Buyer

Hauser & Wirth Now Represents the Estate of August Sander

Art Basel Parent Company MCH Group Acquires Stake in Art Düsseldorf

Frick Collection Names Betty Eveillard Board Chair

Sotheby’s Promotes Lord Harry Dalmeny to UK Chairman

MoMA Spotlights Artists from Countries Affected by Trump’s Visa Ban

These Are the Nominees for the Marcel Duchamp Prize

Sotheby’s Hires Wall Street Vet to Head Private Sales

Douglas Dreishpoon Hired as Director of Helen Frankenthaler Catalogue Raisonné

US Museum Clarifies Definition of Holocaust After Trump’s Remarks

Venice’s Grand Gallerie dell’Accademia Will Stage a Guston Show During the Biennale

Dina Amin to Head Phillips’ 20th Century & Contemporary Art Department, Europe

Legendary German Mansion to Become a Center for Contemporary Art

The Shelley & Donald Rubin Foundation Awards Social Justice Grants to 47 New York Arts Organizations

Wim Pijbes Will Helm New Rotterdam Arts Foundation

Auction Preview: Sotheby’s Master Paintings & Sculpture Day Sale, New York, Jan 26

Rothko and Rauschenberg Lead Christie’s London Auctions

Angela Merkel Skipped Donald Trump’s Inauguration for Hasso Plattner’s Museum Opening

Michael Bloomberg Hits Winter Antiques, Outsider Art Fair Celebrates 25th Edition

Brooke Lampley to Join Sotheby’s as Vice Chairman of Fine Art Division

The Art History of Donald Trump, From Disappointing Christie’s to Becoming Warhol’s Bête Noire

‘Speak Out on Inauguration Day’: Words at the Whitney Museum Take Aim at Trump

Jay Gorney and Lisa Cooley Join Paula Cooper Gallery

Outsider Art Fair Opens Its 25th Edition in New York

Ruba Katrib Named Curatorial Advisor for Frieze Focus

Sotheby’s to Auction Gerhard Richter’s Finest Landscape

Marianne Boesky to Open Gallery in Aspen

Artists Raise More Than $1 Million to Create Protest Art for Inauguration Day

Swiss Dealer Sues J. Paul Getty Museum for $77 Million

President-elect Donald J. Trump planned to visit the National Museum of African American History and Culture this past weekend in honor of Martin Luther King

Sotheby’s Names Marc Porter Chairman of Fine Art Division

Madonna and Marilyn Minter Talk Feminism at Brooklyn Museum on Inauguration Eve

Parisian Art Fairs Forced to Relocate Ahead of Grand Palais Closure

Who’s Showing at NADA New York 2017?

Gerhard Richter Painting Reveals Germany’s National Identity Crisis

Eran Neuman Appointed Director of Israel Museum

Laurie Anderson and Lawrence Weiner Win $100,000 Wolf Prize in Arts

Maria Balshaw Will Succeed Nicholas Serota as Tate Director

Phillips Private Sales Heat Up With $95 Million Gerhard Richter Auction

Leonardo DiCaprio Buys Ed Ruscha Painting at $37 Million Charity Auction

Alison Gass Appointed Director of Chicago’s Smart Museum of Art

David Zwirner Poaches Postwar Senior Specialist From Christie’s, Now Represents Ruth Asawa Estate

How Donald Trump Spent New Year’s Eve With a Convicted Art Thief