Maxwell Williams

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Diary

Mega collectors raise $2.3m at Aspen Art Museum's annual ArtCrush benefit

But politics and philanthropy are the hot topics of conversation below the surface

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Frieze LA diary: bright stars, sexy architecture and Kenny Schachter’s hotel dalliance

Plus, an art gallery "rap battle"

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Frieze Los Angeles 2019

Frieze LA diary: Leibovitz’s photo finish, Destroyer smashes it and a mushroom-powered rocket (doesn't) take off

Plus, Suzanne Jackson’s modest gallery revival

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Diary

Gavin Rossdale goes shopping at the LA Art Show

The fair gets short shrift in the art media, perhaps for its street-y nature or for its focus on spectacle and maximalism

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A very fond farewell to Machine Project

A post from Maxwell Williams' Take It To The Max

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High hopes for Cheech’s art centre

Part of Maxwell Williams' Take it to the Max

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Peter Shire shares Memphis memories

Part of Maxwell Williams' Take it to the Max

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Catherine Opie’s first film is right on queue

Part of Maxwell Williams' Take it to the Max

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Art market

Art Los Angeles Contemporary fair perks up, but is it enough?

The city could use a circuit-making commercial event, but a lack of momentum is holding it back