Adolph Alfred Taubman, the shopping-mall entrepreneur who acquired Sotheby’s in 1983 and went to prison in 2002 for commission-fixing when he was Sotheby’s chairman, died on April 17 in Bloomfield…Read More
Joel D. Levinson was born in Bridgeport, CT on April 24, 1953. He received a BA in Communications in 1975 and a Masters in Visual Arts in 1978 from…Read More
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