24 mai 2016

Cultural Revolution: Rare Warhol painting of Chairman Mao to star at Bonhams

Andy Warhol, Mao, 1973, estimated at £580,000-780,000, will be offered at the Bonhams Post War and Contemporary Art sale on 29 June. Photo: Bonhams. LONDON.- Bonhams will lead the Post-War and Contemporary Art season with a spectacular Andy Warhol painting of Chairman Mao, estimated at £580,000-780,000, to be offered at New Bond Street on 29 June.   The stunning, densely-textured painting comes fresh to the market having originally been handled by the artist’s legendary dealer Leo Castelli in the 1970s. The... [Lire la suite]
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26 mars 2016

"Autoportraits, de Rembrandt au selfie" au Musée des Beaux-Arts de Lyon

  LYON - Le musée des Beaux-Arts de Lyon s’est associé à deux grandes institutions européennes, la Staatliche Kunsthalle de Karlsruhe, en Allemagne, et les National Galleries of Scotland à Édimbourg, au Royaume-Uni, pour concevoir une exposition sur le thème de l’autoportrait. S’appuyant sur les collections de chacun des trois musées partenaires, le parcours rassemble près de 150 oeuvres – peintures, sculptures, dessins, gravures, photographies, vidéos, jusqu’aux selfies d’Ai Weiwei –,... [Lire la suite]
21 février 2016

"Andy Warhol: Ombres" au Musée Guggenheim Bilbao

Andy Warhol, Ombres (Shadows), 1978–79. Dia Art Foundation. Vue de l’installation au Dia: Beacon, à Beacon, New York © 2016, The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Inc./VEGAP Photo : Bill Jacobson. BILBAO - Les impressions en positif et en négatif des Ombres se succèdent en alternance tout au long des murs de la salle. Malgré leur apparence répétitive, la méthode « mécanique » de Warhol est en réalité entièrement manuelle et picturale, ce qui rend toute reproduction impossible et remet en cause l’esthétique du « plagiat »... [Lire la suite]
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05 février 2016

Ashmolean Museum displays over one hundred unseen Warhols from the Hall Collection

Andy Warhol, Self-portrait, 1967. Acrylic and silkscreen inks on linen, 8 x 8 in. (20.3 x 20.3 cm). Hall Collection © The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Inc. OXFORD.- For its 2016 spring exhibition, the Ashmolean, in collaboration with the Hall Art Foundation (USA), will present an important private collection of works by Andy Warhol (1928–87). Over 100 paintings, sculptures, screen prints and drawings from the Hall Collection will be exhibited alongside loans of the artist’s films... [Lire la suite]
30 octobre 2015

Andy Warhol (American, 1928 - 1987). "Bomb Hanoi"

Andy Warhol (American, 1928 - 1987). "Bomb Hanoi", Color offset lithograph. 1966. Estimated Price: $3,000 - $4,000.  Signed in black marker, lower left. Edition c500. Perforated, glue-backed postage stamp paper. Full margins. Very good impression. Condition: overall a very good example of a notoriously fragile object. Literature/catalogue raisonne: Unknown to Feldman/Schellmann. Only two auction records in the past 28 years located (1990, Phillips, London; 2008, Swann Galleries, New York City), only the... [Lire la suite]
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14 août 2015

Erotica: Sale at Auctionata celebrates human sexuality across a range of mediums

Physique Pictorial Magazines, Spring 1957, issue & August 1963 issue. Volume 13 No. 1 issue signed by Tom of Finland with love to Andy Warhol in 1982. Spring 1957 signed by Warhol to Tom with a signature circa 1980. Starting price $ 1,200.00. Photo Auctionata BERLIN.- The online auction house Auctionata will present its first “Erotica” art sale on August 27, 2015 at 12 pm EDT. The provocative auction will be broadcast via livestream and celebrates human sexuality across a range of... [Lire la suite]

08 août 2015

Christie's New York to offer property from the collection of style icon Ina Ginsburg

Andy Warhol, Portrait of Ina Ginsburg, acrylic and silkscreen inks on canvas, 40 x 40 in. Estimate: $200,000-300,000. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd 2015. NEW YORK, NY.- Christie’s presents the thoughtfully-composed collection lovingly assembled by the tastemaker, style icon, and connoisseur Ina Ginsburg. The ensemble boasts Modern and Post-War fine art produced by blue-chip artists, including works by Andy Warhol, a personal friend and confident of Mrs. Ginsburg’s who painted her several times and even chose her as the... [Lire la suite]
25 juillet 2015

"Philippe Halsman. Étonnez-moi !", Rétrospective au Jeu de Paume‏

Philippe Halsman — Autoportrait, 1950. Archives Philippe Halsman © 2015 Philippe Halsman Archive / Magnum Photos PARIS - Le photographe Philippe Halsman (Riga, Lettonie, 1906 - New York, 1979) mène pendant une quarantaine d'années une carrière exemplaire, depuis ses débuts à Paris dans les années 1930, jusqu'à l'immense succès de son studio new-yorkais entre 1940 et 1970. À Paris, puis à New-York, Philippe Halsman collabore à de nombreux magazines, Vogue, Vu, Voilà..., et Lifedont il réalisera 101... [Lire la suite]
16 juillet 2015

Bailey's Stardust: landmark show celebrates David Bailey's outstanding contribution to photography

David Bailey (b. 1938), Mick Jagger, 1964. © David Bailey. EDINBURGH.- Bailey's Stardust is an outstanding celebration of the work of one of the world’s greatest photographers. Shown to huge acclaim on an international tour, it now arrives in Edinburgh and provides a rich survey of David Bailey’s achievement. He has, since the early 1960s, been at the forefront of the intersecting arenas of photography, fashion, portraiture and reportage. Bailey’s extraordinary exhibition demonstrates the breadth of his work, encompassing... [Lire la suite]
09 juillet 2015

Costume Institute's fall exhibition to focus on fashion icon Jacqueline de Ribes

Jacqueline de Ribes in her own design, 1986. Courtesy of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Photograph by Francesco Scavullo, The Francesco Scavullo Foundation and The Estate of Francesco Scavullo. NEW YORK, NY.- The Costume Institute’s Fall 2015 exhibition, Jacqueline de Ribes: The Art of Style, will focus on the internationally renowned style icon Countess Jacqueline de Ribes, whose originality and elegance established her as one of the most celebrated fashion personas of the 20th century. The exhibition will be on view... [Lire la suite]