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Gorvy’s Departure Shakes Up Christie’s Amid a Changing Auction Landscape

Brett Gorvy Departs Christie's to Partner With Dominique Lévy

France and the UAE Pledge $45 Million for New Cultural Heritage Fund

Collectors Susan and Michael Hort's Favorite Works from Miami Art Week 2016

Calder Foundation President Sandy Rower's Top 5 Works at Art Basel Miami Beach 2016

Philipp Kaiser Will Curate 2017 Public Sector of Art Basel Miami Beach

Art Basel Miami Gazette: DJ Paris Hilton in the Friend Zone, Isabel Marant Finds Her Muse

What Sold at Art Basel in Miami Beach 2016

Couple Gifts $130 Million Modern Art Collection to Berlin

Spirits—and Sales—Are High During Art Basel in Miami Beach’s VIP Preview

10 of the Best Artworks of Art Basel Miami Beach 2016

Art Basel in Miami Gazette: Sarah Jessica Parker Reads, Deitchs Sex Show, and More

Sara Friedlander Appointed Head of Christies Post-War and Contemporary Art Department

TOP 12: YOUR ART BASEL IN MIAMI BEACH MUST-DO LIST

THE EXHIBITORS FOR THE 2017 ARMORY SHOW

NOVEMBER NEW YORK AUCTIONS BRING IN $1.29 BILLION, ON PAR WITH MAY SALES BUT HALF OF LAST YEAR’S TOTAL

The 2017 Whitney Biennial Will Feature Edgy, Trending Artists in ‘Turbulent’ Times

CELEBRATING THE WHITNEY’S 2016 ANNUAL ART PARTY

PHILLIPS SELLS PAUL ALLEN’S RICHTER FOR $25.6 M. IN $111.2 M. CONTEMPORARY SALE

Christie’s Turns in Solid $277 Million Contemporary Art Sale, Led by $66 Million De Kooning

Phillips Senior Advisor Arnold Lehman on Rudy Giuliani, the Perks of the Auction World

Take a Peek Inside Gwyneth Paltrow’s Art Collection

Germany Appoints First Jewish Members to Its Limbach Commission for Nazi-Looted Art

30 Million David Bowie Auction Sets Records for Modern British Art

See What Experts Are Saying About the Art Market After Trump’s Win

10 of the Most Epic, Record-Shattering Masterpieces Ever to Sell at Christie's Auction House

5 New York Alternative Art Spaces You Need to Visit Now

Tatiana von Furstenberg curated an exhibition at Abrons Arts Center.

DAVID ZWIRNER NOW REPS YUN HYONG-KEUN IN NEW YORK

Sotheby's Reports $54.5 Million Third-Quarter Loss, Names New Board Member

A TOUR OF THE AMES COLLECTION AT SOTHEBY’S NEW YORK, INTIMATELY HUNG ON THE SECOND FLOOR

HAUSER & WIRTH OPENS NEW SPACE AT OLD DIA BUILDING—WITH A GUSTON SHOW, AND A ROTH BAR!

PAUL KASMIN GALLERY NOW REPS POLLOCK-KRASNER FOUNDATION’S KRASNER HOLDINGS

‘ETHER’ AT GALERIE CHANTAL CROUSEL, PARIS

20 Art Galas to Get Excited About in November

Self-Made Millionaire and Collector Eric Smidt Donates $25 Million to LACMA

Three Fresh-Faced Painters Who Are Changing the Game

MoMA Curator Laura Hoptman on How to Tell a Good Painting

What Experts Have to Say About Sotheby’s Acquisition of the Mei Moses Art Indices

Phillips to Offer Basquiat and Hirst Works From Tommy Hilfiger's Collection This Fall

‘NO ORDINARY LOVE’ AT GALERIE SULTANA, PARIS

Artists, Museum Directors, and Educators Sue Israel’s Ministry of Culture

Of the 40 exhibitors that took part in the first edition of the Miami fair, only 13 remain in business.

LARRY GAGOSIAN TO HOST FUNDRAISING AUCTION FOR HILLARY CLINTON

KATY SIEGEL NAMED SENIOR PROGRAMMING AND RESEARCH CURATOR AT BALTIMORE MUSEUM OF ART

EXPO CHICAGO 2016 ANNOUNCES ROSTER FOR SPECIAL PROJECTS SECTORS

A curated talks programme for CHART ART FAIR

PAVEL ZOUBOK AND GEORGE ADAMS GALLERIES TO PARTNER IN NEW CHELSEA SPACE

PARRISH ART MUSEUM APPOINTS CORINNE ERNI AS CURATOR OF SPECIAL PROJECTS

ARTADIA ANNOUNCES FINALISTS FOR ITS 2016 SAN FRANCISCO AWARDS

KLAUS VON NICHTSSAGEND GALLERY EXPANDS INTO FORMER ESSEX FLOWERS SPACE

EXPO CHICAGO 2016 ANNOUNCES ROSTER FOR SPECIAL PROJECTS SECTORS

CALDER IN THE ALPS AT VARIOUS VENUES, GSTAAD, SWITZERLAND, PRESENTED BY HAUSER & WIRTH

MIKE NELSON AT UBS BUILDING, PRESENTED BY NOUVEAU MUSÉE NATIONAL DE MONACO