24 mars 2017

A Chinese porcelain cup with Ottoman tombak mounts set with a coral finial, China and Turkey, 18th century

Lot 208. A Chinese porcelain cup with Ottoman tombak mounts set with a coral finial, China and Turkey, 18th century.  Estimate 20,000 — 30,000 GBP. Photo: Sotheby's. the body comprising a blue porcelain cup set in tombak mounts, including a splayed foot with incised floral details, with a hinged lid featuring three cartouches with foliate openwork design, surmounted by coral finial and curved handle - 17.5cm. height. Note: This tombak incense burner is distinguished by the... [Lire la suite]

22 mars 2017

Emmanuel Fremin Gallery Presents Emre Yusufi, Hercules

Emre Yusufi - Hercules Surf © 2017 Emmanuel Fremin Gallery  NEW YORK - Hercules marks the New York City debut of successful artist, art director, graphic designer, and musician, Emre Yusufi. Combining photographic elements with illustration and digital art, Yusufi mesmerizes audiences with his visually impressive and thematically bold pieces. By merging elements from assorted time frames, Yusufi highlights the transformation of ideals over time. The Turkish artist’s past works include Return to Innocence, a... [Lire la suite]
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11 mars 2017

Julian Schnabel, 'Shiva Paintings' @ Galerie Templon, 11 mars - 13 mai, 2017

 Julian Schnabel, Eddie Stern (Shiva), 2008. Technique mixte, 160 x 119 cm, 63 x 46 7/8 in. © Julian Schnabel. PARIS - Après avoir exposé Julian Schnabel en 1980 puis en 1983 et 1995 à Paris, la Galerie Templon présentera au printemps 2017 une série inédite en France du peintre américain, Shiva Paintings. Autour de la figure du dieu hindou Shiva, Julian Schnabel développe une conversation entre la culture occidentale et les traditions de l’Orient. En appliquant ses mots, gestes et formes... [Lire la suite]
09 mars 2017

Mark Rothko (1903 - 1970), Untitled, 1969

Lot 27. Mark Rothko (1903 - 1970), Untitled, acrylic on paper laid on canvas, 193 by 122 cm. 76 by 48 in. Executed in 1969. Estimate £3,000,000 — 4,000,000. Sold for £3,533,750. Photo: Sotheby's Provenance: Estate of the Artist Pace Gallery, New York Private Collection, Colorado (acquired from the above in 1985) Pace Gallery, New York Private Collection, New York (acquired from the above in 1990) Galerie Beyeler, Basel Sotheby's, New York, 10 November 1993, Lot 24 ... [Lire la suite]
08 mars 2017

Christie's London Post-War and Contemporary Art Evening Auction achieves $117,781,248

The top price of the evening was for Peter Doig’s spellbinding snow scene Cobourg 3 + 1 More, which saw determined bidding in the saleroom and on the phone and sold for £12,709,000 / $15,530,398 / €14,640,768. © Christie’s Images Limited 2017. LONDON.- The Post-War and Contemporary Art Evening Auction continued the confidence that launched the season, totalling £96,384,000 / $117,781,248 / € 111,034,368, a 65% increase on last February’s equivalent total, with strong sell-through rates of 95% by lot and 98% by value. The top... [Lire la suite]
04 mars 2017

Yorkshire Sculpture Park opens most extensive UK exhibition to date by leading sculptor Tony Cragg

Tony Cragg, Caldera, 2008. Bronze, 480 x 372 x 342cm. Courtesy the artist and Yorkshire Sculpture Park. Photo © Michael Richter. WAKEFIELD.- Yorkshire Sculpture Park presents the most extensive UK exhibition to date by leading sculptor Tony Cragg in the Underground Gallery and open air. New sculptures, works on paper and pieces drawn from nearly five decades of Cragg’s practice will survey and demonstrate the artist’s pioneering and continued mastery of materials. A ‘radical materialist’, Cragg defines sculpture as a... [Lire la suite]
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02 mars 2017

Hedi Xant

Hedi Xant, Apollo Rey I Concept. Polished brass, marble, 2014 © Hedi Xant Hedi Xant, Apollo Rey II Concept. Polished brass, 2014 © Hedi Xant Hedi Xant, Apollo Rey III for Dries Van Noten: Inspirations (Antwerpt exhibition). 60 x 73 x 60 cm, polished brass, 2015 © Hedi Xant Hedi Xant, The Amperxandt. Logo illustration for THE NEW REPUBLIC magazine, 2014 © Hedi Xant
01 mars 2017

M. Sutherland Fine Arts, Ltd. at Asia Week New York, 9-18 march 2017

Hsu Kuohuang, Waterfall Hidden, 2016. Ink and colorwash on paper © M. Sutherland Fine Arts, Ltd. Yang Mian, CMYK—Five Dynasties, Gu DeQian, Waterfowl and Lotuses, 2016. Acrylic on canvas, 63 x 37.5 in (160 x 95 cm) © M. Sutherland Fine Arts, Ltd. Yang Mian, CMYK - Five Dynasties, Xu Xi, Auspicious Magnolia Painting, 2016. Acrylic on canvas. 70.75 x 23.5 in (180 x 59 cm) © M. Sutherland Fine Arts, Ltd. Hsu Kuo-huang, Seeking the Way in a Spring... [Lire la suite]
24 février 2017

FitzGerald Fine Arts (New York, NY) at Asian Week New York, 9-18 march 2017

Beili Liu, Rise & Fall. Chinese Contemporary, 2016. Sumi Ink on Canvas. 92 x 57.5 in, each panel. © FitzGerald Fine Arts Beili Liu. Rise & Fall (Panel 1). Chinese Contemporary, 2016. Sumi Ink on Canvas. © FitzGerald Fine Arts   Beili Liu. Rise & Fall (Panel 2). Chinese Contemporary, 2016. Sumi Ink on Canvas. © FitzGerald Fine Arts Beili Liu. Rise & Fall (Panel 3). Chinese Contemporary, 2016. Sumi Ink on Canvas. © FitzGerald... [Lire la suite]
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24 février 2017

Perez Art Museum Miami presents John Akomfrah's 2016 film 'Tropikos'

John Akomfrah, Tropikos, 2016. Single channel HD color video, 5.1 sound. Running time: 36 min., 41 sec. Collection Pérez Art Museum Miami, museum purchase with funds provided by PAMM’s Collectors Council. © Smoking Dogs Films; Image courtesy Lisson Gallery  MIAMI, FLA.- John Akomfrah: Tropikos presents the artist’s 2016 film Tropikos, which examines the original encounter between European explorers and the people of Africa in the 16th century. This large-scale video installation was filmed in the Tamar Valley and... [Lire la suite]
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