The Best of Gallerist in 2011

The cream of the crop. (Frank Perry/Getty)

As 2011 comes to a close, Gallerist has been looking back on what has occurred in the art world in this year—the shows that thrilled, the people who died, the prices that were made. To conclude our year-end coverage, we asked our writers and editors to pick their articles of the year, particularly those that did not make the site’s list of the 25 most popular posts of 2011. Their selections are listed below. Thank you for visiting. See you in 2012.

“Larry Gagosian’s Real Estate Wheelings and Dealings”
August 23, 2011 | By Matt Chaban and Sarah Douglas

“The British Are Coming! (Maybe): Will the Frieze Art Fair Come to New York?
May 11, 2011 | by Michael H. Miller

“Women’s Work: Marilyn Minter Brings Her Stilettos and Infants to Salon 94”
October 25, 2011 | by Sarah Douglas

“Welcome to Art Market Boom 2.0”
September 9, 2011 | by Andrew Russeth

“Tracey Emin Kills at Marc Jacobs’ Bookstore”
December 7, 2011 | by Dan Duray

“The Elephant in the Room: Maurizio Cattelan Is Retiring … Sort Of”
November 1, 2011 | by Sarah Douglas

“Clock Stopper: Paula Cooper Opened the First Art Gallery in SoHo and Hasn’t Slowed Down Since”
September 13, 2011 | by Michael H. Miller

“Jennifer Aniston Sets Record Price for Glenn Ligon at $13.7 M. Artists For Haiti Auction”
September 22, 2011 | by Dan Duray

“‘After Shelley Duvall’: Bjarne Melgaard on Curating at Maccarone”
October 21, 2011 | by Andrew Russeth

“Clyfford Still Painting Sells for $61 M. at Booming Sotheby’s Contemporary Sale”
November 10, 2011 | by Sarah Douglas and Dan Duray

“A One-Sentence Review of Lola Schnabel’s Paintings at the Hole”
December 19, 2011 | by Michael H. Miller

“Full Color: British Artist Howard Hodgkin Returns to New York”
November 15, 2011 | by Andrew Russeth The Best of Gallerist in 2011