Art In America

  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

  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

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

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

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