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Jeff Koons Lays Off Workers Amidst Reports of Unionization

by Paddy Johnson and Rhett Jones on July 18, 2016
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According to sources speaking anonymously with Art F City, Jeff Koons’ mammoth studio operation in Chelsea has laid off 14 of its night crew workers who were attempting to unionize and one day crew member who was friendly with those night crew organizers.

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Village Voice Lays Off J. Hoberman: No One Likes It.

by Paddy Johnson and Whitney Kimball on January 9, 2012
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Veteran Village Voice film critic J. Hoberman was laid off last Wednesday, a significant loss for the paper, which was the first mainstream paper to publish avant garde film criticism in the United States. This began with writer, organizer and artist Jonas Mekas’ “Movie Journal” in 1958, though even at the time of Hoberman’s dismissal, […]

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