The Art Market: bust-up with a hushed-up ending

Secret settlement in Picasso tussle; London photography sale results; new online domain for art; Constable ‘six-footer’ sketch up for auction

‘Twins’ taken from the series ‘End’ (2016) by Eamonn Doyle
©Michael Hoppen Gallery

The Art Market: NY sales down but not out

London gets snap-happy; ivory ban in France; Phillips raises buyers’ premium

Yusaku Maezawa

The Art Market: Japanese drama in NY salerooms

Tycoon’s NYC spree; market down; Sotheby’s results; online merger

©Heirs of Josephine N Hopper

Human Interest: Portraits from the Whitney’s Collection

The Whitney pulls together a vast yet unified selection from its collection

©Walton Ford/Paul Kasmin

The Art Market: Rich pickings in New York

Frieze Week; busy month in Europe; Middle Eastern sales

‘Duo de Congas Gris y Plata’ (2015) by Los Carpinteros, at Peter Kilchmann gallery in Frieze’s main section

A fair case of FOMO

Why young galleries need art fairs — and art fairs need them

Maurizio Cattelan restages ‘donkey work’ at Frieze NY

The art world ‘joker’ talks about his ill-fated installation which includes a live donkey

Alexis Rockman’s ‘Sea World’ (2004)
©Virginia Museum of Fine Art

American painter Alexis Rockman

The artist uses soil and debris from around New York to depict the life forms that have inhabited the area for the past 300 million years

Frieze Projects: The opposite of a pickpocket

Visitors should watch out for the professional thief roaming the aisles dropping miniature sculptures into the bags and pockets of distracted passers-by

Fernando and Humberto Campana’s Bolotas Sofa at Friedman Benda

The design fair that carved a niche

Three years after the first Collective fair in New York, dealers and buyers talk about how the design market has evolved

Rio’s rallying cry

Rio de Janeiro’s galleries remain vibrant, despite art collectors feeling cautious amid political and economic turmoil

Interview: Frieze’s very discreet co-founders

Will a new partnership for the art fair bring about changes, and new projects?

Auction: A purple frog and the price of failure

The trend for ‘curated’ sales scales new heights

African art — 1:54 art fair in New York

Contemporary work from the continent is in hot demand

The art of Robert Irwin and Dan Flavin

The works of the two artists play around with optics and perception

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