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ARTFIXdaily News Feed - Tuesday, July 14, 2009
Warhol's Jackson portrait dropped from NY auction
Associated Press - July 13th, 2009 15:17

EAST HAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) -- A New York art gallery has temporarily removed an Andy Warhol portrait of Michael Jackson from the auction block.

The Vered Gallery in East Hampton says enormous interest prompted the decision. The auction was to close Sunday.

The 30-by-26-inch ...

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The essentials of Dove and O'Keeffe
Boston Globe 1 - July 11th, 2009 17:21

WILLIAMSTOWN - No more than a collection of pictures, “Dove/O’Keeffe: Circles of Influence’’ at the Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute nevertheless seems to breathe with a life of its own as the assembled works rhyme with, riff on, and mutually reinforce one ...

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Copley Fine Art Auctions
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Elmer Crowell Decoys Star on Cable News

Copley Fine Art Auctions' 660-lot Sporting Sale, including important Elmer Crowell carved birds from the Harry V. Long Collection as well as a fine ...Read more

Shepard Fairey Gets Probation
New York Times Art - July 13th, 2009 04:38

The artist was sentenced to two years’ probation on Friday in Boston Municipal Court for charges stemming from images he posted on public and private property over the years, The Associated Press reported.

Fairey also has a pending suit filed by the AP over the use of their Obama ...

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ImageArtwork injures museum-goers in U.K.
Guardian - July 12th, 2009 18:39

(London) It was a sensation in the 70s when the Tate was forced to close a new exhibit, just four days after it was opened, when it was almost wrecked by an overly exuberant public.

Nearly 40 years on, Robert Morris's Bodyspacemotionthings has lost ...

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ARTFIXdaily launches Blog Network for Art World Professionals
Release Date: 14 July 2009

Online art news aggregator is developing a blog network for the art world.

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