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AAMD Amends Policy Allowing for Sales for ‘Direct Care’ of Collection – ARTnews.com

The Association for Art Museum Directors, a prominent industry group, has refined a policy guiding the sales of artworks from institutional collections after pandemic-era pushback over a separate but related guideline. A narrow majority of its overall membership has voted to change its policy for what to do with funds gained from deaccessioning (or selling) artworks from a given museum’s permanent collection. Previously, the ...

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How Lee Kun-hee’s Art Collection Has Sparked Debate in South Korea – ARTnews.com

For most of the past six hundred years, Korea’s leaders have resided in the same area of northern Seoul, first in Gyeongbokgung, a sprawling palace built in 1395 for the kings of the Joseon Dynasty (1392–1910). A meticulous reconstruction undertaken in recent decades now includes the National Palace Museum and the National Folk Museum. Looming behind it is a sizable traditional Korean-style building with ...

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Works by Vincent van Gogh, Lucian Freud, Jasper Johns, Gustav Klimt from Paul Allen Collection Set for Auction Unveiled – ARTnews.com

Works by Vincent van Gogh, Lucian Freud, Jasper Johns, Gustav Klimt, Georgia O’Keefe, and other major artists have been revealed to be part of the $1 billion collection of Microsoft cofounder Paul Allen that will be auctioned at Christie’s this fall. News of Allen’s estate coming to auction was first reported in August. The tech mogul, who died in 2018 at the age of ...

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Christie’s to Sell $50 M. Collection of AES Founder Roger Sant – ARTnews.com

Christie’s will auction $50 million art from the collection of Virginia-based electrical power mogul Roger Sant, including works by Paul Gauguin and Joan Mitchell. Together with his wife Vicki, who died in 2018, the AES corporation founder accumulated a collection centered around Post-Impressionists like Édouard Vuillard and Pierre Bonnard, and Nabis artists like Maurice Denis. The Sants, who gifted an acquisition fund for 19th-century ...

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Richmond artist’s exotic art collection set for auction | Local News | News

A remarkable collection that inspired a Richmond-based artist is being sold at auction on Wednesday – September 21 - following her death.Swiss-born Romy Rey trained in Paris and Geneva before settling in Richmond, where she part-owned a well-known bookshop;, and embarking on a 21-year artistic career that saw her exhibiting across Europe.She drew strong inspiration from her extensive collection of Pre-Columbian, African and Oceanic Art, which ...

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Art collection found abandoned in rural Bradford

Avid walker Albert Wierenga stumbled across some unique works of art on Friday morning Bradford resident Albert Wierenga is used to finding random objects while out on his weekly walks picking up garbage along the rural roads of the town; from full bottles of booze to soccer balls, he has seen it all.  On Friday morning, he was out on one of his walks looking for apples, to ...

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What is in BTS’s RM’s art collection? Korean artist reveals his favorites. – ARTnews.com

RM, the 27-year-old leader of the Korean pop group BTS and an avid art collector and influencer, released a new video on YouTube in late July and several Instagram posts showing off his recent art-related travels and apparent growing art collection to fans. Most prominent among the works was a $1.2 million sculpture by American multidisciplinary artist Roni Horn titled Untitled (But the boomerang ...

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