29 septembre 2017

Exhibition of landscapes, both real and imagined, on view at Gagosian Hong Kong

Installation view, "Arcadia" at Gagosian Hong Kong, September 26 to November 11, 2017. Courtesy Gagosian. Artworks: All rights reserved. HONG KONG.- Gagosian is presenting “Arcadia,” an exhibition of landscapes, both real and imagined, by modern and contemporary gallery artists. The term "Arcadia" originated in ancient Greece, referring to the inland reaches of the Peloponnese where shepherds lived, far from the sea. The term took on a symbolic meaning during the Hellenistic era, invoking rural life as an escape from... [Lire la suite]

10 mai 2015

Francis Bacon portrait leads Phillips Contemporary Art Evening Sale in New York

Francis Bacon, Seated Woman, 1961, oil on canvas, 64 7/8 x 55 7/8 in. (165 x 142.2 cm). Estimate $25,000,000 - 35,000,000. Image courtesy of Phillips.  NEW YORK, NY.- Phillips auctions of Contemporary Art in New York in May will be led by an important large-scale portrait by Francis Bacon (1909-1992) which is expected to realise $25 million to $35 million. The evening auction of Contemporary Art on 14 May will also offer a selection of works from a Private American Collection including examples by many of... [Lire la suite]
29 juin 2009

Ed Ruscha, Doric, 1996

Ed Ruscha, Doric, 1996 Acrylic on canvas. 137.2 by 101.6 cm. (54 x 40 in).   Signed and dated 'Ed Ruscha 1996' on the reverse; titled 'Doric' on the overlap; signed, titled and dated 'Ed Ruscha Doric 1996' on the stretcher. This work will be included in the forthcoming Edward Ruscha: Catalogue Raisonné of the Paintings, Volume Five: 1993-1997, edited by Robert Dean and Lisa Turvey. Est. £250,000-350,000 PROVENANCE James Corcoran Gallery, New York; Private Collection, New York; Max Lang Gallery, New York;... [Lire la suite]
29 juin 2009

Ed Ruscha, That Was Then This Is Now , 1989

Ed Ruscha, That Was Then This Is Now , 1989 Oil on canvas. 106.7 x 243.8 cm. (42 x 96 in).   Signed and dated 'Ed Ruscha 1989' on the reverse; signed, titled and dated 'Ed Ruscha 1989 That Was Then This Is Now' on the stretcher. Est. £600,000-800,000 PROVENANCE Leo Castelli Gallery, New York (LC#ER332); Fred Hoffman Gallery, Inc., Los Angeles; Collection of Jay Chiat, Los Angeles  This work will be included in the forthcoming Edward Ruscha: Catalogue Raisonné of the Paintings, Volume Four: 1988-1992, edited... [Lire la suite]
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04 juin 2009

Phillips de Pury & Company Announce Highlights of the Forthcoming London Contemporary Art Sales

LONDON.- Phillips de Pury & Company is pleased to announce the highlights of the forthcoming Contemporary Art sales to take place in London on June 29 at the company’s Howick Place galleries. The Evening sale will offer 40 lots with a total pre-sale estimate between £5.4 – 7.8M and the day sale will offer 132 lots with a total pre-sale estimate between £1.9 – 2.8M. Highlights of the Evening sale include works by Richard Prince, Thomas Schütte, Robert Rauschenberg and Ed Ruscha as well as Mario Merz, Alighiero Boetti, Yue... [Lire la suite]
13 février 2009

"‘Hot Spots: Rio de Janeiro / Milan – Turin / Los Angeles, 1956 – 1969’" @ Kunsthaus Zürich

Lucio Fontana, Concetto spaziale «Attesa» 1965, Synthetic resin on canvas with slit over black canvas, 180,5 x 140 cm, Kunsthaus Zürich. © 2009 ProLitteris, Zurich ZURICH.- Kunsthaus Zürich presents ‘Hot Spots: Rio de Janeiro / Milan – Turin / Los Angeles, 1956 – 1969’, on view through May 3, 2009. The exhibition is devoted to the artistic avant-garde of the 1950s and 1960s in Rio de Janeiro, Milan and Turin, and Los Angeles. The show features outstanding works of art, photography, architecture and design by such world-renowned... [Lire la suite]
01 novembre 2008

Post-War and Contemporary Art Evening Sale @ Christie’s New York

Jean-Michel Basquiat (1960-1988), Alpha Particles, signed, titled and dated '"ALPHA.PARTICLES" Jean Michel Basquiat 1984' (on the reverse), acrylic, colored oilsticks and silkscreen inks on canvas. 86¼ x 68¼ in. (219 x 173.3 cm.), painted in 1984. Estimate: $1,200,000 - 1,800,000. © Christie’s Images Ltd. 2008. NEW YORK.- On November 13, ensuing its Post-War and Contemporary Art Evening Sale Christie’s New York will hold the Fall 2008 Post-War and Contemporary Art Morning Sale, followed by the Post-War and... [Lire la suite]