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ART QA: Artist Review: Haluk Akakçe

Sometimes, thinking of New York’s Chelsea gallery district brings to mind big-box shows, glamorous spectacle and a certain lack of subtlety. But on the other side of town, through June 21, the Richard Taittinger Gallery in the far less-assuming East…

Whitewall: Haluk Akakçe on Butterflies and the Spirit World

Haluk Akakçe is no art world newcomer. The Turkish contemporary artist has shown his eclectic works all over the world, and is still included in many international collections such as, Thyssen-Bornemisza, Madrid; Fondation Louis Vuitton, Paris; Hoffman Collection, Berlin. But…

W Mag: Stacy Engman Takes on Frieze New York

The stylish curator brings her signature take on art-meets-fashion to the annual contemporary art fair on Randall’s Island. See her mix Jeremy Scott with Haluk Akakçe, Emanuel Ungaro with Richard Prince. Stacy Engman at longtime friend Haluk Akakçe’s Come Midnight show…

Neoillusion: Richard Taittinger Gallery

“It’s about passion. It’s about New York. “New York is the place where you go about your dreams, and if you stay there, it’s to make them happen,” says the warm and excited namesake of the Richard Taittinger Gallery.  “It’s…

The Wall Street Journal: New Lower East Side Art Gallery Offers Taste of Taittinger

It was years ago that Richard Taittinger, now 34 years old, left his family’s Champagne business and headed for a career in the art world. “I asked myself what I wanted to do with my life,” recalled the Paris-bred Mr….

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