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Every week, since April 2006, ArtoftheDay weekly brings you what's on in the world of art, in France and in Europe. Important, new or unusual events, exhibitions, auctions, fairs, artists, museums and galleries life, art books... You will find here, sorted by year, the summaries of all the issues published since its inception. Click on any of them, the complete issue will appear.

And if you want to go back further to the beginning of the century, our Archives section offers an extensive coverage of the world of art published on our dite since 2001.
 

#239 - from 15 December 2011 to 4 January 2012
IN THE AIR: Our favorite elephant out in a cruel world - EXHIBITIONS: Chaplin standing still - Art-of-the-day also recommends... - ARTIST OF THE WEEK: VIPs, in Alison Jackson’s style - AUCTIONS: Erotica at Christmas - BOOKS: The spirit of cabins
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#238 - from 8 December 2011 to 14 December 2011
IN THE AIR: Cabinets of curiosities keep AAA rating - EXHIBITIONS: Vulliamy, the forgotten Surrealist - Art of the day also recommends... - AUCTIONS: Crisis in Orientalist painting? - THE ARTISTS OF THE WEEK: Over with the animals - BOOKS: Paris, three centuries of wild projects
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#237 - from 1 December 2011 to 7 December 2011
IN THE AIR: An art market at two speeds - EXHIBITIONS: Biéler, purely Swiss - Art of the day also recommends... - AUCTIONS: Treasures of art brut - ARTIST OF THE WEEK: Julien Beneyton, society right in the face - BOOKS: In search of the Master of the black Calame
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#236 - from 24 November 2011 to 30 November 2011
IN THE AIR: Of zoos and men - EXHIBITIONS: Verona, XVIII the century - Art-of-the-day also recommends... - AUCTIONS: Drawing, a personal choice - ARTIST OF THE WEEK: JR between four walls - OPENINGS OF THE WEEK: 24 November 2011 - PARIS - Galerie Lelong - BOOKS: Small lessons of contemporary art
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#235 - from 17 November 2011 to 23 November 2011
IN THE AIR: Casanova, between love and books - EXHIBITIONS: Dance figures - Art of the day also recommends... - AUCTIONS: A passion for Guitry - ARTIST OF THE WEEK: Erik Bulatov: landscape, the last frontier - BOOKS: Drawing, out to help archaeology
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#234 - from 10 November 2011 to 16 November 2011
IN THE AIR: Special: Paris in the grips of photography - EXHIBITIONS: Goude for everything - Art of the day also recommends... - AUCTIONS: The strength of the Classics - ARTIST OF THE WEEK: Vitkine, the outline of the world - BOOKS: Sultans on albumine paper
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#233 - from 3 November 2011 to 9 November 2011
IN THE AIR: Leonardo superstar - EXHIBITIONS: Boilly, the man for the Who’s Who in Paris - Art of the day also recommends... - AUCTIONS: The cards of Europe - ARTIST OF THE WEEK: Markus Raetz, see it for yourself to believe it - BOOKS: Intimate Le Corbusier
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#232 - from 27 October 2011 to 2 November 2011
IN THE AIR: The big return of performance - EXHIBITIONS: The mysteries of Raymond Roussel - A dutch passion - Rome in the XVIth century - Art of the day also recommends... - OPENINGS OF THE WEEK: 29 October 2011 - LA LOUVIERE (Belgium) - Musée Ianchelevici - AUCTIONS: When museums clear out the shelves - BOOKS: Brasil of the fifties
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#231 - from 20 October 2011 to 26 October 2011
IN THE AIR: Trip to the center of the FIAC - EXHIBITIONS: Somewhere between Dürer and the Chapman brothers - Art of the day also recommends... - AUCTIONS: Furnish your home with Prouvé - Not to be missed... - ARTIST OF THE WEEK: Julian Schnabel the unreachable - BOOKS: The Paris that was
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#230 - from 13 October 2011 to 19 October 2011
IN THE AIR: Three great ladies of photography - EXHIBITIONS: Alexander, out to conquer Paris - Art-of-the-day also recommends... - AUCTIONS: Bergé delves into Hergé’s territory - ARTIST OF THE WEEK: Castellani’s ups and downs - BOOKS: A Gypsy’s life
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#229 - from 6 October 2011 to 12 October 2011
IN THE AIR: Spirit, are you there? - EXHIBITIONS: Deineka, the man who came from the cold - Art of the day also recommends... - AUCTIONS: A Laboureur day - ARTIST OF THE WEEK: Tacita Dean: the Tate in 16 mm - Do not miss while in London... - BOOKS: Poliakoff, a family portrait
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#228 - from 29 September 2011 to 5 October 2011
IN THE AIR: Surrealist Paris brought back to life - EXHIBITIONS: The forbidden City takes over the Louvre - These exhibitions also open this week... - AUCTIONS: Napoleon, an Australian version - ARTIST OF THE WEEK: Mircea Cantor questions the world - To be seen in the Parisian galleries as well - BOOKS: Half an hour for Baselitz
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#227 - from 22 September 2011 to 28 September 2011
IN THE AIR: They shoot rhinos, don’t they? - EXHIBITIONS: Pompei resurrected - Art of the day also recommends... - AUCTIONS: Farewell Follies - ARTISTS OF THE WEEK: Gusmao and Paiva, modern physicians of imaginary science - To be seen in the Parisian galleries as well: BOOKS: Gruber, beyond the stained glass
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#226 - from 15 September 2011 to 21 September 2011
IN THE AIR: The biennales go South - EXHIBITIONS: Dancing with Degas - Giacometti and the Etruscans - Artoftheday also recommends... - ARTIST OF THE WEEK: Hervé Télémaque gains in height - And more in the galleries in Paris... - BOOKS: Nannetti, the mad poet of Volterra
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#225 - from 8 September 2011 to 14 September 2011
IN THE AIR: The 50 «must-see» exhibitions for this autumn - OLD MASTERS: From Fra Angelico to Leonardo da Vinci - XIXth-XXth CENTURIES: Munch, Dali or Cézanne? - CONTEMPORARY ART: Between Baselitz and Tacita Dean - PHOTOGRAPHY: Lewis Hine, Diane Arbus or Photoquai - CIVILIZATIONS: Etruscan mysteries, Japanese samurai… -
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#224 - from 7 July 2011 to 7 September 2011
Our next issue will appear on 8 September 2011. Enjoy the Summer!: IN THE AIR: Summer treasure in India - EXHIBITIONS: A voyage through illuminations - Society portraits - A Summer with the dinosaurs - Artoftheday also recommends... - FESTIVALS: Art on the French Riviera - And more... - BOOKS: Netsuke stronger than Nazism
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#223 - from 30 June 2011 to 6 July 2011
IN THE AIR: The famous invasion of Arles by the Mexicans - EXHIBITIONS: Latest news from Poland - Antonio Lopez, the return - Chillida, a man of steel - Artoftheday also recommends... - AUCTIONS: Cloth and paper - ARTIST OF THE WEEK: François Rouan’s weaving - BOOKS: The other Fabius
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#222 - from 23 June 2011 to 29 June 2011
IN THE AIR: Picasso in Palestine - EXHIBITIONS: Saints’ Club - On the road to Winnipeg - Gris’s Cubism - Artoftheday also recommends... - AUCTIONS: Pot-pourri at Cheverny - ARTIST OF THE WEEK: Bernard Plossu’s large diagonals - BOOKS: Lorrain, the champion on paper
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#221 - from 16 June 2011 to 22 June 2011
IN THE AIR: Summer Museums - LIVE FROM THE 54TH VENICE BIENNALE: A final view - EXHIBITIONS: Monet, the return - The Maya spirit in Guatemala - Venet, the non-ferrous version - Artoftheday also recommends... - AUCTIONS: A farewell to the Beyeler collection - ARTIST OF THE WEEK: François Cabrit, the intimacy of the forest - BOOKS: Written Maya
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#220 - from 9 June 2011 to 15 June 2011
IN THE AIR: Art Basel, Spring 42 - EXHIBITIONS: All the Atget you can get - When Gulbenkian lived in Paris - Makarts’ beautiful women - Art of the day also recommends... - AUCTIONS: Otto Wols, the return of the cursed artist - ARTIST OF THE WEEK: Sigurdsson’s postcards - BOOKS: Lemonnier, crazy about color
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#219 - from 2 June 2011 to 8 June 2011
IN THE AIR: Venice, Spring 54 - LIVE FROM THE 54TH VENICE BIENNALE: It’s opening! - EXHIBITIONS: The Liechenstein, long term collectors - Sculpture of the future - Russian revolution in 3-D - Art of the day also recommends... - AUCTIONS: At the time of the daguerréotypes - ARTIST OF THE WEEK: Michel Rovner: another view of the Near East - BOOKS: A century of Gallimard
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#218 - from 26 May 2011 to 1 June 2011
LIVE FROM THE 54TH VENICE BIENNALE: Venice before the opening - IN THE AIR: Paris on Indian time - EXHIBITIONS: An exploration of the European body - Ker-Xavier Roussel, a forgotten Nabi - Ileana’s Italy - Art of the day also recommends - AUCTIONS: A window on Jacquet - ARTIST OF THE WEEK: Anita Dube, the weight of words - BOOKS: Five days with Marilyn
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#217 - from 19 May 2011 to 25 May 2011
IN THE AIR: Antwerp aims high - EXHIBITIONS: Serra in search of Brancusi - Cahun faces Cahun - The artist, that hero - Art of the day also recommends... - AUCTIONS: Czech revelations - ARTIST OF THE WEEK: James Chedburn, poetry in wire - BOOKS: France’s tranquil museums
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#216 - from 12 May 2011 to 18 May 2011
IN THE AIR: Letter from Athens - EXHIBITIONS: Between utopia and dystopia - Dior, a lover of artists - Nature is Beuys - Art of the day also recommends... - AUCTIONS: Robespierre’s little notes - ARTIST OF THE WEEK: Kapoor red - BOOKS: Return to Futura
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#215 - from 5 May 2011 to 11 May 2011
IN THE AIR: The man with the bands - EXHIBITIONS: Initiation to Gabon - After Rodin, with Rodin - Zaha Hadid at home - Artoftheday also recommends... - AUCTIONS: Popular heritage - ARTIST OF THE WEEK: Saùl Kaminer, from figurative to abstract arts - BOOKS: My Nomadic home
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#214 - from 28 April 2011 to 4 May 2011
IN THE AIR: The statue that is shot down - EXHIBITIONS: Segalen, his Polynesian side - The night of photography - To cut and thrust - Artoftheday also recommends... - AUCTIONS: The clatter of weapons - ARTIST OF THE WEEK: Manolo Valdés: the art of recycling - BOOKS: Artists have fun
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#213 - from 21 April 2011 to 27 April 2011
IN THE AIR: Alesia at the horizon of 2012 - EXHIBITIONS: In the eye of the proletariat - Severini, the perpetual renewal - When Rembrandt invented Christ - Art of the day also recommends… - AUCTIONS: Avant-guard at small prices - ARTIST OF THE WEEK: Ben Kinmont, a certain idea of a performance - BOOKS: The manifest of Burle Marx
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#212 - from 14 April 2011 to 20 April 2011
IN THE AIR: Archaeology, an emergency culture - EXHIBITIONS: Wölfli, a pioneer of Art Brut - Miró heads for London - Dufy, the good and the bad - Art of the day also recommends... - AUCTIONS: Russia at the time of bulldozers - ARTIST OF THE WEEK: The bodily struggle of Urs Lüthi - BOOKS: A new interpretation of Manet
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#211 - from 7 April 2011 to 13 April 2011
IN THE AIR: The Weiwei case - EXHIBITIONS: The Italian Ribera - Alexander the Great, the return - The Dogon myth - Artoftheday also recommends - AUCTIONS: Perfumes of History - ARTIST OF THE WEEK: Franz Ackermann and his travels - BOOKS: Golds and blows
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#210 - from 31 March 2011 to 6 April 2011
IN THE AIR: Letter from Siberia - EXHIBITIONS: Boldini, painter of the beautiful people - Dead aesthetes society - Return to Manet - Artoftheday also recommends - AUCTIONS: Weiller and his treasure chest - ARTIST OF THE WEEK: Ronald Ophuis, images of violence - BOOKS: Africa seen through its animals
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#209 - from 24 March 2011 to 30 March 2011
IN THE AIR: China, number 1 - EXHIBITIONS: Step in for one Caillebotte, get two - Three Van Dongens, for the price of one - Artoftheday also recommends - AUCTIONS: Gourdon, the capital of Art Déco - From Russia, with love - ARTIST OF THE WEEK: Pomodoro, the age of bronze - BOOKS: Café Society
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#208 - from 17 March 2011 to 23 March 2011
IN THE AIR: Tefaf, antiques are it - EXHIBITIONS: An ode to orthodoxy - African spirit - Redon, beyond the flowers - Artoftheday also recommends - AUCTIONS: The mystery of the Mezcala - ARTIST OF THE WEEK: Helena Almeida, the slow dance of life - BOOKS: The monsters of Nature
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#207 - from 10 March 2011 to 16 March 2011
IN THE AIR: Women on the threshold of the museums - EXHIBITIONS: The Witz mystery - Richelieu, three fold - Forain, soul of Paris - Art of the day also recommends... - AUCTIONS: Lights, camera... - ARTIST OF THE WEEK: Julien Taylor, non-stop photography - BOOKS: Diyarbakir, exceptional walls
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#206 - from 3 March 2011 to 9 March 2011
IN THE AIR: Bruised countries - EXHIBITIONS: Another Jan Steen - Clark’s Impressionists - Rome, the country side - Artoftheday also recommends... - AUCTIONS: Photos from the other side of the world - BOOKS: A year at Drouot in pictures - ARTIST OF THE WEEK: Pierre Lamalattie: CVs in images
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#205 - from 24 February 2011 to 2 March 2011
IN THE AIR: Big Mexican mess - EXHIBITIONS: Portrait of Picasso as a young Parisian - Thrones from here and elsewhere - The marriage between photography and sculpture - Artoftheday also recommends... - AUCTIONS: Good eating and painting - ARTIST OF THE WEEK: Nico Vascellari: collage in the XXIst century - BOOKS: Surrealist Mexico
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#204 - from 17 February 2011 to 23 February 2011
IN THE AIR: Letter from Oaxaca - EXHIBITIONS: Veracruz, the pre-colombian smile - Matta, a Chilean version of Surrealism - Portrait artist Schiele - These exhibitions also open this week... - AUCTIONS: The money of Cesar and Charles V - ARTIST OF THE WEEK: Luc Tuymans looks closer into our time - BOOKS: All of Gossaert in 4 kilos
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#203 - from 10 February 2011 to 16 February 2011
IN THE AIR: Art and diplomatic disputes - EXHIBITIONS: Abstraction that comes in from the Pampa - Iphigeneia and the others - Prévert and the pot of glue - These exhibitions also open this week... - AUCTIONS: The passion of cameos - ARTIST OF THE WEEK: Lech Majewski, a magician of image - BOOKS: Another Libya
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#202 - from 3 February 2011 to 9 February 2011
IN THE AIR: Mubarak against the mummies - EXHIBITIONS: Daumier and Toulouse Lautrec, same challenges - Melozzo, the forgotten pioneer - Cranach, the Stakhanovist of reform - These exhibitions are also opening - AUCTIONS: Stories of steel - ARTIST OF THE WEEK: Henriete Zéphir, the matriarch of art brut - BOOKS: China, an inside view of the Middle Kingdom
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#201 - from 27 January 2011 to 2 February 2011
IN THE AIR: Monet, son of Tutankhamen - EXHIBITIONS: Spain, the turning point in 1898 - Messerschmidt, an encyclopedia of faces - In the whirlwind of the Vorticists - These exhibitions are also opening - AUCTIONS: To the unknown artist - ARTIST OF THE WEEK: Meese, the trouble-maker from Berlin - BOOKS: Sèvres: 1789, a mythical year
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#200 - from 20 January 2011 to 26 January 2011
IN THE AIR: Letter from Budapest - EXHIBITIONS: The English get into shapes - Under the Romanov - Impressionists along the Seine - These exhibitions are also opening - AUCTIONS: France in black and white - ARTIST OF THE WEEK: Claude Rutault - BOOKS: Desportes, the love of Nature
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#199 - from 13 January 2011 to 19 January 2011
IN THE AIR: 199th edition, and still going strong - ARCHITECTURE: A new road to Saint Jacques - EXHIBITIONS: Segantini: higher and higher - Over at the Farnese home - These exhibitions are also opening… - ARTIST OF THE WEEK: Anne Brégeaut, the past in bright colors - AUCTIONS: Percolator and grandma’s curler heater - BOOKS: Mayakovsky, living fast
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#198 - from 6 January 2011 to 12 January 2011
IN THE AIR: 2011 : What’s on the agenda? - EXHIBITS/CONTEMPORARY: EXHIBITS/PAINTING: Long live the classics! - EXHIBITS/PHOTOGRAPHY: The taste for exploring - EXHIBITS/CIVILIZATIONS: Faith and far away lands - MUSEUMS: The end of a golden age? - BIENNALES: Venice and the others - AND ALSO…:
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