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Otto Dix’s ‘apocalyptic’ depictions of life on western front up for auction

The Observer 05 Mar 2021
The works, which will be sold by Sotheby’s London in a 10-day online auction from 9 March, are with a private European collector who acquired them in the 1960s from Galerie Nierendorf. Its owner, the Berlin ex-banker Karl Nierendorf, was one of Dix’s greatest champions and ...

Shinichi Sawada’s Mythical Ceramic Creatures at Venus Over Manhattan

Barrons 01 Mar 2021
Collector and gallerist Adam Lindemann first came across the works of Japanese artist Shinichi Sawada in 2013 at a 55th Venice Biennale exhibition curated by Massimiliano Gioni, today the artistic director of the New Museum ... As a collector first, gallerist second, Lindemann considers Venus to be a collector’s gallery.

February’s best new books: memoirs, essays and fiction

Stylist 02 Feb 2021
February’s best new books. memoirs, essays and fiction. Posted by Francesca Brown for Books. Share this. Series ... As two panicked Berlin bin collectors pull a smartly dressed man with amnesia from the back of a recycling truck (after all, Berlin is “a dressed-down sort of city”), a story of international intrigue, confusion and social manners unfolds ... .

Angela Merkel readies her exit in Germany

People's World 26 Jan 2021
And this was East Berlin! So why attack them? ... To add insult to injury for rightwingers and racists, the LINKE in Berlin has now proposed a law requiring all public services, from kindergarten teacher to garbage collector and court staff to meet a quota of 35 % employees with first or second generation immigrant background.

Germany says it has handed over 14 works from Gurlitt trove

North Shore News 13 Jan 2021
BERLIN — German authorities have now handed over all 14 works from the art trove accumulated by late collector Cornelius Gurlitt that so far were proven to have been looted under Nazi rule, the government said Wednesday ... The work was seized from Hinrichsen, a Jewish music publisher, in 1939 ... Hinrichsen was killed at the Auschwitz death camp in 1942 ... .

Obituaries – December 25, 2020

The Ocean City Dispatch 23 Dec 2020
BERLIN — Roland Frederick (Sonny) Adkins, Jr., 89, of Berlin went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Saturday, Dec ... In 1949, his family moved to Berlin ... His company had many long-time accounts he serviced in the Berlin-Ocean City area and beyond ... He was a life member of the Berlin Fire Company serving as an Engineer during his active years.

Berlin police raid homes and shops over theft of 100kg gold coin

The Guardian 16 Dec 2020
Police suspect coin, worth £3.4m, was stolen by crime family to forge collector coins ...
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