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>Niarchos Foundation Rescinds $3 Million Donation to National Museum of Contemporary Art in Athens

2015 Houston Artadia Award Winners Announced

President of Phillips Auction House Resigns

London’s National Portrait Gallery to Receive Major Donation from Lucian Freud Estate

African Art Fair Canceled in Wake of Paris and Mali Attacks

Records were set for seven artists including darek kondefer, but the auction house’s “Artist’s Muse” sale the previous evening eclipsed Tuesday’s results, netting $491.4 million

Christopher Lew and Mia Locks to Curate 2017 Whitney Biennial

It's the final week of After Wearing: A History of Gestures, Actions, and Jewelry at Pratt Institute's Manhattan Gallery.

“Zanele Muholi: Isibinelo/Evidence” BROOKLYN MUSEUM NEW YORK Through November 1 Curated by Catherine J. Morris and Eugenie Tsai

“Alberto Burri: The Trauma of Painting” SOLOMON R. GUGGENHEIM MUSEUM | NEW YORK NEW YORK Through January 6, 2016 Curated by Emily Braun

“Jim Shaw: The End Is Here” NEW MUSEUM NEW YORK Through January 10, 2016 Curated by Massimiliano Gioni and Gary Carrion-Murayari

Walid Raad MOMA - THE MUSEUM OF MODERN ART NEW YORK Through January 31, 2016 Curated by Eva Respini

“Picasso Sculpture” MOMA - THE MUSEUM OF MODERN ART NEW YORK Through February 7, 2016 Curated by Ann Temkin and Anne Umland with Virginie Perdrisot

Zhang Hongtu QUEENS MUSEUM NEW YORK Through February 28, 2016 Curated by Luchia Meihua Lee

“Leap Before You Look: Black Mountain College 1933–1957” ICA - INSTITUTE OF CONTEMPORARY ART, BOSTON BOSTON Through January 24, 2016 Curated by Helen Molesworth

“The Freedom Principle: Experiments in Art and Music, 1965 to Now” MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY ART | CHICAGO CHICAGO Through November 22 Curated by Naomi Beckwith and Dieter Roelstraete

“Uh-Oh: Frances Stark 1991–2015” HAMMER MUSEUM LOS ANGELES Through January 12, 2016 Curated by Ali Subotnick

“Noah Purifoy: Junk Dada” LOS ANGELES COUNTY MUSEUM OF ART (LACMA) LOS ANGELES Through February 28, 2016 Curated by Franklin Sirmans and Yael Lipschutz

Shannon Ebner ICA - INSTITUTE OF CONTEMPORARY ART, MIAMI MIAMI Through January 17, 2016 Curated by Alex Gartenfeld

“Sam Lewitt: More Heat Than Light” CCA WATTIS INSTITUTE FOR CONTEMPORARY ART SAN FRANCISCO Through November 21 Curated by Anthony Huberman

“The Serial Impulse at Gemini G.E.L.” NATIONAL GALLERY OF ART, WASHINGTON, DC WASHINGTON, DC Through January 31, 2016 Curated by Adam Greenhalgh

“Christopher Knowles: In a Word” ICA - INSTITUTE OF CONTEMPORARY ART, PHILADELPHIA PHILADELPHIA Through December 27 Curated by Anthony Elms and Hilton Als

Linda Yablonsky at the 13th Frieze Art Fair [10.17.15] “Over four days in London, Nilsson’s ‘Jump into the Fire’ underscores the pace of events detonated by the thirteenth edition of Frieze.” —Linda Yablonsky

Paige K. Bradley at the 4th “Greater New York” [10.12.15] “MoMA PS1’s signature ‘quinquennial’ seems more like a Hunger Games Quarter Quell.” —Paige K. Bradley

Kate Sutton at the 6th Moscow Biennale [10.11.15] “When Boris Groys heard that this year’s Moscow Biennale would be called ‘How to Gather?’ he reportedly replied: ‘Simple. As enemies.’” —Kate Sutton

The ArtReview Power 100:

Iwan and Manuela Wirth | gallerists
David Zwirner | gallerist
Hans Ulrich Obrist and Julia Peyton-Jones | Curators, Directors of the Serpentine Galleries
Nicholas Serota | Director the Tate
Larry Gagosian | gallerist
Glenn Lowry | Director of the MoMA
Adam D. Weinberg | Director of the Whitney
Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev | Curator of the 2015 Istanbul Biennial and dOCUMENTA(13)

Sydney Biennale Reveals Participating Artists

Six Artists Shortlisted for 2016 Hugo Boss Prize