Los Angeles's David Kordansky Gallery will move this September from its Culver City location to a space on South La Brea. Located at the intersection of South La Brea and Edgewood Place, the new site is in the neighborhood known as Mid-City.
American-born art historian and curator Elena Filipovic has been named director of Kunsthalle Basel. She succeeds Adam Szymczyk, who in November was named artistic director of Documenta 14, which will take place in summer 2017. Filipovic is currently…Read more
The Dallas Art Fair launched its sixth edition with a gala preview Thursday night. "It's starting to have more of a place on the art fair road map," said Rebecca Hoffman, director of New York's Andrew Edlin Gallery, which has participated every year.
Edward Dolman, who worked at Christie's for 27 years before decamping to the Middle East to lead the Qatar Museums Authority (QMA) in 2011, has been appointed chairman and chief executive of New York and London auction house Phillips, according to the…Read more
The American Academy in Rome has announced this year's winners of the Rome Prize. Now in its 118th year, the prize includes a stipend, studio, and room and board for a period of six months to two years in the Eternal City. Awardees of the six-month and…Read more
New York's Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) has promoted curators Jodi Hauptman, Starr Figura and Joshua Siegel, effective immediately.
Appointed senior curator of the department of drawings and prints, Hauptman began her tenure at MoMA as associate curator…Read more
Photography curator Joshua Chuang was excited to the point of jumping up and down on Wednesday, when he spied four of the rare original black-and-white photos Gordon Matta-Clark used in his Walls paper installation (1972). Chuang was at New York and…Read more
New York's John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation has announced its 2014 U.S. and Canada Guggenheim Fellows.
The 178 winners were culled from a field of almost 3,000 applicants and represent 56 different disciplines in the creative arts,…Read more
The San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA) is vying to be a major center for the exhibition and study of photography.
When it reopens in 2016 after completing its 235,000-square-foot Snøhetta-designed expansion, the museum will unveil the John…Read more
Frieze New York has reached an agreement with unions following a dispute over hiring practices, as confirmed by a press representative of Teamsters Joint Council 16. Fair organizers have committed to partial use of union labor for the construction of…Read more
The U.S. chapter of the International Association of Art Critics (AICA-USA) has announced its annual best show awards. Eighteen winners and runners-up in nine categories are recognized from among more than 140 finalists proposed by AICA-USA's 400-plus…Read more
Russian art market analyst and investor Sergey Skaterschikov has purchased ARTnews magazine for an undisclosed sum via his company, Skate Capital Corp., ARTnews has announced.
Editor and publisher Milton Esterow, with his daughter Judith Esterow and…Read more