Larry Gagosian Leases LA's Marciano Art Foundation Building

  • August 17, 2020 14:46

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International art dealer Larry Gagosian will occupy part of the now defunct Marciano Art Foundation building in Los Angeles, reports Variety.

The gallerist will take 13,000-square-feet for programming in the first-floor Grand Theater Gallery beginning in January of 2021.

Designed by artist and educator Millard Sheets, the 90,000-square-foot building was formerly a Masonic hall, among other uses, and served as the Marciano Art Foundation beginning in 2017.

Fashion tycoon brothers Maurice and Paul Marciano purschased the property in 2013 for $8 million and opened the private art museum there in May of 2017. The foundation closed after employees attempted to unionize in November 2019.

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