01 juin 2016

Unique survey of Cy Twombly's work opens at Museum Brandhorst

Cy Twombly (1929 - 2011), Untitled (Rose), 2008, acrylic and chalk on wood, 252.5 x 187.3 x 1.1 cm. Udo and Anette Brandhorst Collection, photo: Nicole Wilhelms, Bavarian State Painting Collections, Museum Brandhorst, Munich © Cy Twombly Foundation. MUNICH.- With more than 200 works from various periods in his artistic career, the Brandhorst Collection provides a unique survey of Cy Twombly’s development as an artist. This retrospective selection of paintings, sculptures, drawings, and... [Lire la suite]

27 mars 2016

Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art exhibits first full exploration of Romantic era fashion

Dress with evening bodice (detail), c. 1850, American, Silk, Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, Gift of the Estate of Matta Grimm Lacey, 1976.33B,C. Courtesy Wadsworth Atheneum. HARTFORD, CONN.- The Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art in Hartford, Conn., is mounting the first exhibition to fully explore the Romantic era as a formative period in costume history from Mar. 5, 2016 – Jul. 10, 2016. “Gothic to Goth: Romantic Era Fashion & Its Legacy,” presents historic garments alongside literary works, paintings, prints,... [Lire la suite]
05 octobre 2015

"Séoul - Paris - Séoul" au musée Cernuschi

Séoul - Paris - Séoul : Affiche.  PARIS - A l’occasion de l’Année de la Corée en France, le musée Cernuschi organise une exposition consacrée aux artistes coréens contemporains ayant travaillé ou travaillant toujours en France. Attirés à partir des années 1950 par le rayonnement culturel de Paris, ces derniers ont étudié dans la capitale, se sont intégrés aux milieux artistiques français et ont, par leur travail, participé activement au renouveau de la peinture coréenne ainsi qu’à sa diffusion en Europe.  BANG... [Lire la suite]
25 septembre 2015

« FROM PARIS TO HONG KONG », Artcurial organise sa première vente à Hong Kong

Yan Pei-Ming (Né en 1960) , Timonier, 2000, huile sur toile. Estimation : 2 000 000 – 3 000 000 HK$ / environ 250 000 – 300 000 €. Paris – Artcurial organisera, pour la première fois de son histoire, une vente à Hong Kong les 5 et 6 octobre prochains, en collaboration avec Spink. Coordonnée par Isabelle Bresset, directrice associée d’Artcurial, cette vacation inédite s’inscrit dans le cadre du développement international de la maison qui s’accélère depuis plusieurs années avec l’ouverture de bureaux en... [Lire la suite]
25 septembre 2015

Nasher Sculpture Center announces 'Giuseppe Penone: Being the River, Repeating the Forest'

Giuseppe Penone, Being the River, Repeating the Forest, installation view, Nasher Sculpture Center, Dallas, September 19, 2015–January 10, 2016. Photo: Kevin Todora, courtesy Nasher Sculpture Center.  DALLAS, TX.- Nasher Sculpture Center announces a major exhibition of the work of the influential Italian artist, Giuseppe Penone, in an exhibition called Being the River, Repeating the Forest which opened September 19, 2015 and runs through January 10, 2016. Italian artist Giuseppe Penone has played an integral... [Lire la suite]
16 juin 2015

Zero once again propels growth at Germany's biggest auction house

Günther Uecker, Hommage à Paul Scheerbart ("Scheerbartwesen"), Späte 1960. Nails and white paint on burlap, on wood. Signed lower right. Verso signed, titled and dedicated "Uecker für Wolleh". 175 x 176 cm (68.8 x 69.2 in). Estimate: € 300,000 ($ 327,000). Sold: € 1,875,000 ($ 2.043.750).  Photo Ketterer Kunst MUNICH.- Spectacular results, sharp increases and new records – this sums up the summer auction at Ketterer Kunst. 1000 phone bidders from all over the world and a packed... [Lire la suite]

03 juin 2015

" Vogue like a painting " at Madrid, Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza, 30 June to 12 October 2015

Michael Thompson, Carmen as Zurbarán´s Santa Isabel, 2000. MADRID - Opening on 30 June, the Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza is presenting the exhibition on photography Vogue like a painting. It features around seventy images inspired by paintings, selected from the archives of the magazine Vogue and taken by some of the leading names in photography of the past three decades. Tim Walker, The dress lamp tree, 2004. The photographs in the exhibition have been selected on the basis of their essentially pictorial qualities. Some make use... [Lire la suite]
20 mai 2015

Anish Kapoor sculpture 'Blood Mirror' surprises with surface and sound effects

Anish Kapoor, 'Blood Mirror', 2000 (detail). Stainless steel and lacquer, 78 in. diameter. Photo courtesy Heather James Fine Art PALM DESERT, CA.- Heather James Fine Art is offering an important sculpture by Anish Kapoor, one of the world’s most influential contemporary artists. At 78 inches in diameter, the stainless steel and lacquer Blood Mirror consumes its space and everything around it. It captivates and resonates with viewers, who seldom resist engaging with the art.  Anish... [Lire la suite]
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19 mai 2015

The 'King of Tourmalines' opens his cabinet of extraordinary fine minerals to the world

Tourmaline on Tourmaline with Quartz. Porcupine Pocket, 2001. Pederneira Mine, São José da Safira, Doce Valley, Minas Gerais, Brazil. Estimate: $500,000 - $700,000. Photo courtesy Heritage Auctions. DALLAS, TX.- When The Gerhard Wagner Collection of extraordinary tourmalines crosses the block on June 7, 2015, at Heritage Auctions in Dallas, it will be — for hardcore collectors in the world of Fine Minerals — as if a vast cave of treasures, carefully cultivated and perfectly kept for decades, is opening for... [Lire la suite]
28 mars 2015

Nguyễn Trung (B. 1940), Inside pagoda, 2000

Nguyễn Trung (B. 1940), Inside pagoda. Signed and dated 2000. Mixed media on canvas, 100 by 100 cm.; 39 1/4 by 39 1/4 in. Estimate 40,000— 60,000 HKD. Photo: Sotheby’s. Sotheby’s. MODERN & CONTEMPORARY SOUTHEAST ASIAN ART, 05 AVRIL 2015 | 10:00 AM HKT – HONG KONG