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7 Things to Do in New York’s Art World Before August 3

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THURSDAY | Opening: Antoine Rose, Christophe Pouget: "Summer Exhibition" at Emmanuel Fremin Gallery Soho

MONDAY, JULY 28

Party: Hosted By at SculptureCenter

Make the trek put to Long Island City for SculptureCenter’s summer soiree, Hosted By, held on the new spacious patio area. It’s also your last chance to see the three shows on view: Katrín Sigurdardóttir: Foundation; Liz Glynn: RANSOM ROOM; and Now Showing: Jory Rabinovitz.

SculptureCenter, 44-19 Purves Street, Long Read More

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More Rupert Murdoch Art World Witticisms Via Twitter

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Today in Rupert Murdoch’s Twitter news, the jowly owner of The Wall Street Journal offers some free advertising to Kelly Crow’s article on the growing Chinese art market:

“Art market ablaze. See WSJ today on China, and eleven simultaneous Damien Hirst shows in Gargosian galleries. Flight from cash?”

Someone call 911, because this art market is on fire! (Really sorry about that one, reader.) Read More

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Rupert Murdoch Pimps Art.sy on Twitter

Rupert Murdoch, interested in art. Courtesy The Guardian.

In case you haven’t heard, Rupert Murdoch is on Twitter. Here, he says such cheerful and grammatically questionable statements as “Education only way to real equality. US a disgrace. Millions every year headed for underclass or worse. Half kids drop out in LA , others,” and “Re complaints about my spelling! Problem is my pathetic typing. Sorry, if anyone really cares” (touché, Mr. Murdoch). His latest zany message to his 123,428–and counting!–followers? “For those interested in art try beautiful new site art.sy.” Read More