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Singaporean On Global Art Power List

Since his appointment to the National Art Gallery in May, he has also been working to raise the museum’s profile as having the world’s largest public collection of modern South-east Asian and Singapore art. The museum is slated to open in 2015. On making the list, he tells Life!: “I am pleased that the developments…

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Singaporean On Global Art Power List

N.O. arts center makes more room for Academic Studio The ranking is based on a combination of factors including influence over international art production, financial clout and activity in the previous 12 months. Dr Tan was recognised for his efforts in setting the stage for Singapore’s rise as a South-east Asian arts hub, with the…

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Emir Of Qatar’s Sister Named Biggest Player In Art World

The Radio 2 Arts Show with Claudia Winkleman But Sheikha Al-Mayassa, who climbed the list after coming in 11th place last year, came first because of her “sheer buying power”, ArtReview said. The Museum of Islamic Art in Doha is pictured on April 8, 2007 (AFP Photo/Karim Jaafar) The QMA bought French post-impressionist Paul Cezanne’s…

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Art Market News: Contemporary Italian Art Auctions Up The Ante

Marc Glimcher and Mollie Dent Brocklehurst of the Pace Gallery were eventually outbid as a neon and photographic work by the arte povera artist Mario Merz sold above estimate for 578,500, one of the highest prices for his work. The same work sold nine years ago for 130,000. At Christies, auctioneer Jussi Pylkkanen warned onlookers…

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Events Introduce Klein Third-grade Pupils To Arts In The Area

Horsecross Arts boss Jacqueline McKay resigns This is a really wonderful introduction, especially to a third-grader, about the different aspects of the arts, and not just the performing arts, which is what we do. The kids go across the street, and they get to walk into a museum (and) the library, so students get individual…