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Claude Simard, 1956-2014

Claude Simard, artist and co-founder of New York's Jack Shainman Gallery, died Tuesday, June 24.

Gwangju Biennale Reveals Artist List

The Gwangju Biennale Foundation has announced the list of artists participating in this year's Gwangju Biennale (Sept. 5-Nov. 9).

Hauser Wirth & Schimmel to Open Gallery Complex in Downtown L.A.

Iwan Wirth of the contemporary art gallery Hauser & Wirth, with locations in London, Zurich, New York and, soon, Somerset, has announced the company's new Los Angeles venture, Hauser Wirth & Schimmel, in partnership with former Museum of Contemporary...

FIAC 2014 Gallery Roster Revealed

The Foire Internationale d'Art Contemporain (FIAC) has announced the list of galleries participating in FIAC 2014 (Oct. 23-26).

Diana Baldon Named Director, Malmö Konsthall

Diana Baldon has been selected as director of Malmö Konsthall by the city's department of culture. Baldon succeeds Jacob Fabricius, now director and curator of the Kunsthal Charlottenborg in Copenhagen, Denmark, who led the institution from...

Todd DeShields Smith to Head the Orange County Museum of Art

The Orange County Museum of Art has named Todd DeShields Smith its new CEO and director. He replaces interim director Dan Cameron, who has served since director Dennis Szakacs left in December 2013. Smith will oversee the museum's 2016 relocation to...

Zoe Leonard Wins Bucksbaum Award

New York's Whitney Museum of American Art has named artist Zoe Leonard the 2014 Bucksbaum Award recipient for 945 Madison Avenue.

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