14 septembre 2013

Albright-Knox Art Gallery announces major acquisition and exhibition of Anselm Kiefer's work

Anselm Kiefer (German, born 1945). der Morgenthau Plan, 2012. Emulsion and acrylic on photograph on canvas, overall: 110 x 224 inches (279.4 x 568.96 cm). Collection Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY. Pending Acquisition Funds, 2013. Image courtesy of the Gagosian Gallery. BUFFALO, NY.- Anselm Kiefer: Forget-Me-Not, an exhibition that explores the interplay of history, identity, and landscape in the work of one of the most important artists of our time, opens at the Albright-Knox on November 17, 2013. With this exhibition, the... [Lire la suite]
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03 mai 2013

Exhibition of recent paintings and sculpture by Anselm Kiefer opens at Gagosian Gallery in New York

Anselm Kiefer, der Morgenthau-Plan, 2012. © Anselm Kiefer. Courtesy Gagosian Gallery. Photography by Charles Duprat. NEW YORK, NY.- Gagosian Gallery is pleased to present an exhibition of recent paintings and sculpture by Anselm Kiefer, which further explores the historical and formal concerns of "Morgenthau Plan," his exhibition that inaugurated Gagosian Le Bourget in Paris last October. Born at the close of World War II, Kiefer reflects upon and critiques the dangerous myths that propelled the Third Reich to power.... [Lire la suite]
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09 décembre 2012

Industrial history brings new life to Parisian suburb just a 20-minute metro ride from the city centre

Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac in Pantin. Photo: Charles Duprat PARIS (AFP).- The newly-opened Ropac Gallery, housed in a refurbished early 20th-century boiler works, symbolises the transformation under way in Pantin and other gritty, working class suburbs to the north and east of Paris.  Paris is a compact city and as it deals with increasing demands on space, many residents and businesses are looking to the surrounding suburbs, which are home to the bulk of the 12 million people in the French capital's agglomeration.  ... [Lire la suite]
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13 octobre 2012

Anselm Kiefer (b. 1945), Aphrodite

Anselm Kiefer (b. 1945), Aphrodite. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2012 titled in Greek 'Aphrodite' (upper right); oil, emulsion, shellac, resin, plaster, wire and sunflowers on canvas; 75 3/8 x 110 1/8in. (191.5 x 280cm.). Executed in 2004. Estimate £450,000 - £650,000. Price Realized £529,250 Provenance: Heiner Bastian Fine Arts, Berlin. Acquired from the above by the present owner in 2008. Notes: 'I can only make my feelings, thoughts and will in the paintings. I make them as... [Lire la suite]
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28 septembre 2012

Phillips de Pury & Co announces highlights from London October Contemporary Art Auctions

Jean-Michel Basquiat, Big Joy, 1984. Acrylic, oilstick and Xerox collage on canvas, 218.5 x 172.5 cm (86 x 67 7/8 in). Signed, titled and dated ‘”BIG.JOY” Jean-Michel Basquiat SEPT: 1984‘ on the reverse. Estimate: £2,500,000 - 3,500,000.  Photo Phillips de Pury & Co LONDON.- Phillips de Pury & Company announced highlights from the upcoming London Contemporary Art auctions, featuring 209 lots with a combined pre-sale low estimate of £19,296,000 / $31,318,771 and a pre-sale high estimate of £28,255,000/ $45,862,727.... [Lire la suite]
04 juillet 2012

Art Gallery of Hamilton summer exhibitions focus on singular visions created by singular artists

Anselm Kiefer, Karfunkelfee 2007. Mixed media on board, 290 x 190 cm. Collection of Dr. Stephen Seltzer and Dr. Stuart Seltzer. Courtesy of Galerie Samuel Lallouz. Photo: Mike Lalich HAMILTON.- Six stellar exhibitions, featuring visionary Canadian and international artists, opened at the Art Gallery of Hamilton. “The Art Gallery of Hamilton is presenting a number of firsts this summer: a rare Ontario solo exhibition of leading Canadian contemporary sculptor, Valérie Blass; works by European artist Anselm Kiefer never before seen in... [Lire la suite]
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29 juin 2012

Anselm Kiefer, Die Woge (The Wave), 1995

Anselm Kiefer, Die Woge (The Wave), 1995. Photo Phillips de Pury & Company canvas cloth, paint, ashes,lead and cotton on board; 280 x 380 cm (110 1/4 x 149 5/8 in). ESTIMATE £350,000-450,000 - SOLD AT £397,250  PROVENANCE : Kukje Gallery, SeoulPrivate CollectionGalerie Bruno Bischofberger, ZurichAcquired from the above by the present owner EXHIBITED : Seoul, Kukje Gallery, Anselm Kiefer, 22 September - 17 October 1995 Zurich, Galerie Bruno... [Lire la suite]
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26 mai 2012

SFMOMA presents "Contemporary painting, 1960 to the Present: Selections from the Collection"

Francis Bacon, Figure with Two Owls, Study for Velazquez, 1963; oil on canvas; 78 x 75 in.; Collection SFMOMA, fractional gift of Helen and Charles Schwab; © 2012 Estate of Francis Bacon / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York SAN FRANCISCO, CA.- On view at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art from May 18 to August 12, 2012, Contemporary Painting, 1960 to the Present: Selections from the SFMOMA Collection highlights the continuing vitality of painting over the last fifty years. In the context of the proliferation of... [Lire la suite]
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15 octobre 2011

Anselm Kiefer (B.1945), Melancholia

Anselm Kiefer (B.1945), Melancholia . Photo Sotheby's titled; inscribed H.B. on the reverse; mixed media on canvas with glass polyhedron; 280 by 381 by 57cm. 110 1/4 by 150 by 22 1/2 in.  Executed in 2004. Estimate 700,000-900,000 GBP - Lot Sold: 825,250 GBP PROVENANCE: Heiner Bastian Fine Art, Berlin Private Collection, Berlin (acquired from the above in 2008) Acquired directly from the above by the present owner EXHIBITED: Fort Worth, Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth; Montreal, Musée d'art contemporain de Montréal;... [Lire la suite]
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06 octobre 2011

Anselm Kiefer @ Museum Frieder Burda

Amsel Kiefer, Böhmen liegt am Meer, 1995. Museum Frieder Burda BADEN-BADEN.- Anselm Kiefer is known to be one of the most important contemporary artists nationwide as well as worldwide. Through January 15, 2012, selected works by Kiefer from the Grothe collection can be seen at the Museum Frieder Burda. The curator Walter Smerling has selected 33 large format pictures from 30 years, focussing on the decade 2000. For the first time, the work ”Essence“ from the current series of alpine landscapes are being publicly exhibited. From... [Lire la suite]
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