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Remembering Tom Slaughter

Jim Kempner | Posted 01.04.2015 | Arts
Jim Kempner

Tom Slaughter passed away on October 25th. He was a gifted artist, whose work was immediate, fun, simple, and unmistakably his own. Tom lived his life "in the brilliant light of imagined skies, where the time is always high noon or midnight."

Famed New York Art Dealer Pleads Guilty To Fraud

AP | TOM HAYS | Posted 11.13.2013 | Arts

NEW YORK (AP) — A wealthy New York City art world impresario pleaded guilty on Tuesday to running an illegal sports betting business that was expose...

The Question An Art Dealer Hates To Hear

Posted 06.19.2013 | Arts

Jim Kempner's web series, "The Madness of Art," never fails to deliver a delicious assortment of art world inside jokes. The most recent installment, ...

An Artist's Observations On The Armory Show

Barbara Ernst Prey | Posted 05.11.2013 | Arts
Barbara Ernst Prey

The Art Show is not only the Art Dealers Association of America's 25th annual fair but also the nation's longest running fine art fair. And The Armory Show celebrates its 15th year, as well as the 100th anniversary of the legendary 1913 Amory Show International Exhibition of Modern Art.

Damien Hirst's Global Gallery Takeover

Posted 12.13.2011 | Arts

For Damien Hirst, appearing in every social reel, being at the center of every debate and generally rolling off of the tongue of every art enthusiast ...

De Niro's Real-Life Courtroom Drama

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

Courtroom stories can be a hard sell, unless they involve White House interns or Heisman Trophy winners, but the media once again packed into a Manhat...

Nail Polish, Rauschenberg, and Jesus: An Interview with Artist Paul Rusconi

Emily Waldorf | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Emily Waldorf

On a recent visit to Paul Rusconi's massive downtown Los Angeles gallery and workspace, I soaked in his blend of high art and pop culture. With his ...

The Kids' Table at Leo's

Dorothy Spears | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Dorothy Spears

I first heard about Leo & His Circle, Annie Cohen-Solal's ambitious, but bizarrely unfocused, biography of the art dealer Leo Castelli, two summers ago, when I was sipping Campari with Leo's son.

Lawrence Salander, Celeb Art Dealer, Pleads Guilty To $100 Million Fraud | By Melissa Grace | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Lawrence Salander, disgraced Manhattan art dealer to the stars, will plead guilty Thursday to stealing $100 million from A-list artists and clients, i...

Scribd Editor's Pick: Mother's Little Angels (Excerpt)

Tammy H. Nam | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Tammy H. Nam

An art dealer and father of four, Richard HUmphries also happens to be a former inmate of San Quentin. What makes his story even more compelling is that he has late-stage pancreatic cancer.

Lawrence Salander, NYC Art Dealer, Charged With Stealing $88 Million

AP | SAMUEL MAULL | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK — The owner of a now-closed Manhattan art gallery with a star-studded clientele was painted as a thief who stole $88 million from art o...