The Art World Winners and Losers of 2014

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Because you can't win 'em all.

Elizabeth Sackler at the Brooklyn Museum's 4th Annual Brooklyn Artists Ball (2014). Photo: Owen Hoffmann, courtesy Patrick McMullan.
If Brooklyn Museum's Elizabeth Sackler Has Her Way, Matrons Will Soon Join Patrons

Sarah Cascone

It's not just semantics. It's power.

Ladies Who Lunch at New York Botanical Garden's Annual Winter Ball

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Gowns, cocktails, and gardening.

DJ Premier Headlines artnet 25th Birthday Bash at Gramercy Park Hotel

Christie Chu

A beautiful rooftop venue with a legendary rapper. What's better than that?

artnet Asks: James Brown

Lorraine Rubio

He channels the emotional qualities of Jean-Michael Basquiat.

The Weekly Shuffle: Regime Changes at Christie's and Sotheby's

Sarah Cascone

Bombshells from Christie's, Sotheby's, and the New York Times.

artnet Celebrates 25 Years Serving the Art World Online

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Embracing the Internet, artnet revolutionized the art world. What's next?

Art Basel in Miami Beach in Pictures, From Miley Cyrus to Baz Luhrmann

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From Baz Luhrmann to Kehinde Wiley, they all came out to play.

Prince William and Kate Middleton outside New York's Carlyle Hotel. Photo: Neilson Barnard, courtesy Getty Images.
Prince William and Kate Middleton to See Beyoncé and Art in New York

Sarah Cascone

The couple are staying near Museum Mile.

artnet Asks: Lynda Benglis

Lorraine Rubio

Benglis's work results from a passion for process, emotion, and autonomy.

Steven Murphy in 2013 Courtesy Christie's Images Ltd. 2013
Why Was Christie's CEO Steven Murphy Fired?

Coline Milliard

Insiders point to zero profit for big ticket lots with huge guarantees.

Gucci Hosts Chic Art Basel Kickoff Party at Spinello Projects

Cait Munro

Michael Chow, Craig Robins, and Daniel Arsham were in tow.

Carol Vogel with Adam Weinberg at the Whitney Museum Whitney Biennial opening in 2012. Photo: Leandro Justen, courtesy Patrick McMullan
Veteran Arts Writer Carol Vogel Resigns from the New York Times

Rozalia Jovanovic and Benjamin Genocchio

Ms. Vogel will continue to write for the Times and pursue projects beyond the paper.

artnet Asks: Mohammed Qasim Ashfaq

Lorraine Rubio

The young, London-based Pakistani artist discusses his Wagnerian inspirations.

Art World Sexy, Powerful, and Intimidating List: People You Need to Network With in Miami

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Art Basel in Miami is a perfect time to do a little friend-raising. Make it count.

artnet Asks: Harland Miller

Lorraine Rubio

A writer most known for his large-scale painted reproductions of Penguin book covers.

artnet Asks: Lucas Arruda

Henri Neuendorf

Brazil's hottest young painter talks inspiration and existentialism.

Eugenio Re Rebaudengo Photo: Giorgio Perottino
artnet Asks: Eugenio Re Rebaudengo

Alexander Forbes

The art world scion is trying to reshape patronage.

artnet Asks: Wang Guangle

Lorraine Rubio

His communicative paintings are inspired by Chinese burial traditions.

Moby Says He Wants To Meet Jesus in Instagram Interview

Christie Chu

Check out our new 15-second Instagram video series Small Frames.

Debauchery, Nudity, and Salad at Creative Time's Fall Ball

Cait Munro

Can you guess which famous artist bared it all?

artnet Asks: Chris Wiley

Lorraine Rubio

Don't miss this artist's "dingbat" deconstructionist photos.

Rendering for the new Lucas Museum of Narrative Art, Chicago. Photo: MAD Architects.
Opposition to George Lucas's Chicago Museum Mounts

Sarah Cascone

A lawsuit and campaign contributions threaten the museum's construction.

Kate Bosworth and Jason Wu Fête Paul Chan at the Guggenheim

Cait Munro

The 2014 Hugo Boss Awards was a star-studded affair.

A Whitney-Themed Hallucination in the Breuer Building

Cait Munro

The Whitney's goodbye party was quite a trip.