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28 September 2017

The Rise, Fall and Rebirth of the Heavenly Conduit

Books I Would Love to Read but Will Never Write

By Allan Schwartzman, co-founder of AAP & chairman of Sotheby's Global Fine Arts

On Saturday, when in Prague for the Laver Cup tennis tournament—a short break en route to Asia and London—I starting writing this introduction in-between matches. (As a side note, I am told that Roger Federer, who is playing for Team Europe, is a serious collector of contemporary art; John McEnroe, captain of Team World, is a seasoned collector and one-time art dealer.) Traveling always makes me pine for a great book to read (if I had the time). There are three books that I have often thought about writing, though almost definitely never will—but which I would love to read....


The Rise, Fall and Rebirth of the Heavenly Conduit

Betwixt and Between

Art Books: What to Read Now

By Christian House



By Pablo Helguera


All Things Being Equal…

The Must-See Shows in South Africa This Week

By Antwaun Sargent


Waves of Emotion

The Must-See Show in New York This Week

By Christian Viveros-Fauné


Mirror, Mirror on the Wall

Slideshow: Looking Glass

By Ivy Shapiro


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