28 septembre 2009

First Book on Collecting Chinese Contemporary Art Published in Chinese

Fang Lijun, Series II No 6, 1991. Oil on canvas, 200 x 200 cm NEW YORK, NY.- AW Asia announced the publication of the Chinese-language version of Chinese Contemporary Art: 7 Things You Should Know by Melissa Chiu, director of the Asia Society Museum in New York City and vice president of the Society’s global arts program. Chinese contemporary art continues to be a major force in the international art world, and the current economic climate has created a unique opportunity for new and experienced collectors in this field,... [Lire la suite]

28 septembre 2009

'To Live Forever: Egyptian Treasures from the Brooklyn Museum' @ the Chrysler Museum

Mummy Mask of a Man, Roman Period, early 1st century A.D. Stucco, gilded and painted, 20 1/4 x 13 x 7 7/8 in. (51.5 x 33 x 20 cm) place made: Egypt, Africa. Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund NORFOLK, VA.- Pyramids and Pharaohs. Sphinxes and Sarcophagi. The Ten Commandments. The Book of the Dead. Crocodiles, Cobras, and Cleopatra. What other culture evokes such rich imagination and echoes of immortality as ancient Egypt? On October 14, the Nile comes to Norfolk with the public debut of To Live Forever: Egyptian Treasures from the... [Lire la suite]
28 septembre 2009

'Andy Warhol, Screen Test' & 'Warhol/Icon: The Creation of Image' @ Athènes

Andy Warhol, Self-Portrait, 1964 ATHENS.- Potnia Thiron and Haunch of Venison will present a double-header of Warhol exhibitions in Athens this autumn. Opening simultaneously, Warhol/Icon: The Creation of Image at the Byzantine and Christian Museum and Warhol: Screen Tests at Potnia Thiron Gallery, will explore Warhol’s obsession with fame through his work as a painter and filmmaker of ‘icons’. The emphasis across both exhibitions will be on the relationship between his Byzantine religious beliefs, Slavic background and... [Lire la suite]
28 septembre 2009

'Eccentric Visions: The Worlds of Luo Ping (1733-1799)' @ The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Luo Ping (1733-1799), Portrait of Jin Nong (ca. 1760) The first comprehensive exhibition of Luo Ping's paintings ever presented in America, Eccentric Visions: The Worlds of Luo Ping (1733-1799) will bring together nearly sixty works, including many Chinese "National Treasures," by one of the most celebrated painters in 18th-century China. Complemented by 27 pieces from American collections, this momentous international-loan exhibition will reveal the range and brilliance of the artist's vision as well as his place... [Lire la suite]
28 septembre 2009

VietNam, Thái Bình thông bảo 太平通寶(1725-1738 AD) XF

VietNam, Thái Bình thông bảo 太平通寶 (1725-1738 AD) XF 5 USD @ lindascoin VietNam, Thái Bình thông bảo 太平通寶 (1725-1738 AD) XF Reverse: one dot/star - 5 USD @ lindascoin VietNam, Thái Bình thông bảo 太平通寶 (1725-1738 AD) XF Reverse: two dots/stars - 6 USD @ lindascoin VietNam, Thái Bình thông bảo 太平通寶 (1725-1738 AD) XF Reverse: one V - 8 USD @ lindascoin VietNam, Thái Bình thông bảo 太平通寶 (1725-1738 AD) XF 5 USD @ lindascoin VietNam, Thái Bình thông bảo 太平通寶 (1725-1738 AD) XF ... [Lire la suite]
28 septembre 2009

'Li Chen: Mind. Body. Spirit' @ The Singapore Art Museum

Li Chen: Mind. Body. Spirit is the coming together of both the physical and non physical aspects of Li Chen's works SINGAPORE.- The Singapore Art Museum (SAM) presents Li Chen: Mind. Body. Spirit. Li Chen’s powerful, large-scale bronzes fuse Eastern philosophy and mythology with contemporary art practice. The exhibition offers a significant body of work spanning Li's artistic practice from 1992 to the present. The artist's exploration of harmony and Chan (more popularly known as Zen) spirituality may be experienced as one... [Lire la suite]
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28 septembre 2009

'Caspar Wolf, Summiteer between Enlightenment and Romanticism' @ museum kunst palast

Der Obere Staubbachfall im Lauterbrunnental, 1774-1777. Öl auf Leinwand, 81 x 53,5 cm. Privatbesitz, Italien. Foto: Paolo Bonassi DUSSELDORF.- Running in parallel with the Kirkeby show, museum kunst palast is holding an exhibition of 83 paintings and 84 drawings by the Swiss artist Caspar Wolf (1735-1783). A number of interesting parallels emerge from the simultaneous showing of the two artists. After all, Wolf has been described by the Danish artist as one of his !old favorites" and indeed as a "tip for... [Lire la suite]
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