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Expo Chicago Breathes New Life into the Windy City Art Scene

Eileen Kinsella
The fair's third edition promises more goodies than a deep dish pizza.

Market Snapshot: Cleve Gray

Chloe Wyma
Major sales suggest a bull market for the artist's erudite abstractions.
Danh Vo interview.

Bert Kreuk and Danh Vō Speak Out on $1.2 Million Lawsuit

Alexander Forbes
Exclusive new details revealed.

Shanghai Fair Embraces Regional Artists of Asia

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Artworks by Wang Xieda and Geng Yini are among those at home at SH Contemporary.

SH Contemporary Is Dead on Arrival

Sam Gaskin
The Shanghai fair greeted VIPs while most artworks were still stuck in customs.
Visitors at Apertura 2012, Madrid Photo via: Revista HSM

Spanish Galleries Unite to Weather Funding Cuts

Lorena Muñoz-Alonso
Can they woo international collectors back to the country?

ArtRio Attracts International Heavyweights and Niche Galleries Alike

Rozalia Jovanovic
Oscar Murillo and Ricardo Alcaide among the artists at the fair's fourth edition.
Biennale des Antiquaires et de la Haute Joaillerie 2014 Photo: Julio Piatti

Paris’s Biennale des Antiquaires Dazzles

Coline Milliard
After a scandal, the fair is on its best behavior.
Galerie Jean-David Botella (SC8) Photo: Julio Piatti

The Top 10 Booths at the Biennale des Antiquaires

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See what Paris's answer to TEFAF has to offer.
David Ostrowski

The Twitter Generation’s Top 36 Artists at Auction

Rozalia Jovanovic
Since 2009, these are the young artists whose stars have been shining the brightest.
Lauritz.com chairman Bengt Sundstrøm and administrative director Mette Rode Sundström Via: Lauritz Blog

Online Auctioneer Lauritz.com Buys Stockholms Auktionsverk

Alexander Forbes
The world's oldest auction house is set to get some new blood.
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Chic and Elegant Photo Shanghai

Sam Gaskin
Fair director says, "We're here for the long haul."

China Guardian Auctions Heads to Europe

Alexander Forbes
Do untapped hoards of Chinese art await them?
London Photo via: EchoSign Blog

UK Art Dealers Are Dodging Artist Resale Rights

Coline Milliard
Can the courts get British artists their due?
Sabrina Barrios, How to Build a Pyramid - Part II: Understanding the Connections. Photo: Sarah Cascone.

Summer Lingers at the Governors Island Art Fair

Sarah Cascone
A free art fair run by artists, for artists.
Bert Kreuk Photo: Courtesy Gemeentemuseum Den Haag, via Art Daily

“Art-Flipper” Bert Kreuk Sues Artist Danh Vo for $1.2 Million

Alexander Forbes
The Hugo Boss Prize-winner refused to deliver an artwork to the collector.

NADA Miami Beach 2014 Will Be the Anti-Art Basel

Rozalia Jovanovic
The art fair sees 15 new exhibitors, and at least one Art Basel bounce-back.
Karlheinz Essl in front of a piece by Anselm Kiefer, not among those being sold in October Photo: Sammlung Essl via der Standard

Industrialist Buys Essl Collection for €115 Million

Alexander Forbes
But he's still selling off its 44 best works.
Visitors at the Wedgwood Museum Photo via: The Telegraph

£2.7 Million Needed to Save Wedgwood Collection

Alexander Forbes
It's set to be sold off at Christie's.
Agnes and Karlheinz Essl Photo: Frank Garzarolli, © Sammlung Essl Privatstiftung, 2009

€160 Million Essl Collection Will Be Liquidated

Alexander Forbes
Sales will start in London this October.

Sotheby’s Bets Big on Market Boom, Boosting Auction Guarantees

Eileen Kinsella
The house takes an aggressive position, and assumes more risk.
Tobias Rehberger in his Schirn Kunsthalle retrospective in Fall 2013 Photo: Alex Kraus via Die Welt

Nightclub Loses $4 Million Suit Over Trashed Tobias Rehberger Work

Alexander Forbes
Owners say the installation was destroyed without their permission.
The Rivera Court at the Detroit Institute of Arts. Photo: courtesy of the Detroit Institute of Arts.

Will $4 Billion Art Loan Derail Detroit’s Grand Bargain?

Eileen Kinsella
Art Capital Group proposal could split bankruptcy court vote.
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$3.2 Million on eBay for Superman Comic Sets New Auction Record

Alexander Forbes
Not bad for a 10 cent investment.

Can Brazil’s Art Scene Survive Economic Turmoil?

Liza Niéster
A major market correction may be on the horizon.
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