07 septembre 2010

Sotheby's to Sell Group of Exceptional Paintings from the Collection of Supermodel Jerry Hall

Lucian Freud (b.1922), Eight Months Gone, oil on canvas, 10.2 by 15.2cm. 4 by 6in. Executed in 1997. Estimate: 300,000 GBP - 400,000 GBP. Photo: Sotheby's LONDON.- Sotheby’s announced that it will offer for sale a group of 14 outstanding and revealing Contemporary artworks from the Collection of Jerry Hall, the world-famous American supermodel and actress, in its forthcoming October 2010 Contemporary Art sales, which coincide with London’s Frieze Art Fair. The artworks, together estimated to realise in excess of £1.5 million,... [Lire la suite]

31 mars 2010

"Vertical Thoughts: Morton Feldman and the Visual Arts" @ the Irish Museum of Modern Art

Mark Rothko, "The Green Stripe", 1955. Oil on canvas, 170.2 x 141.7 cm, The Ménil Collection, Houston . ©1998 Kate Rothko Prizel & Christopher Rothko ARS, NY and DACS, London, 2010 DUBLIN.- An exhibition featuring works by many of America’s and Europe’s most celebrated 20th-century artists opens to the public at the Irish Museum of Modern Art on Wednesday 31 March 2010. "Vertical Thoughts: Morton Feldman and the Visual Arts" focuses on the work of the influential American composer Morton Feldman and the... [Lire la suite]
21 octobre 2009

Shopping "Rouge contemporain" @ Piasa - Paris

Francesco CLEMENTE (né en 1952) Self portrait with wife, 2007 Huile sur toile signée et titrée au dos - 191 x 201 cm - Estimation : 60 000 / 80 000 €Provenance : Jablonka Galerie, Cologne Collection particulière, ItalieNous remercions la Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris, pour l'ensemble des informations fournies. Un certificat de l'artiste pourra être demandé par l'acquéreur. Sans prix de réserve Martha BOTO (1925-2004) Plus helicoidal, 1969 Caisson en contreplaqué, cylindre en plexiglas, rubans colorés, miroir, système... [Lire la suite]
26 septembre 2009

'Andy Warhol: The Last Decade' @ The Milwaukee Art Museum

Andy Warhol, Camouflage, 1986. Acrylic and silkscreen ink on linen, 80 1/4 x 76 1/4 in. (203.8 x 193.7 cm). The Andy Warhol Museum, Pittsburgh; Founding Collection, Contribution The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Inc. MILWAUKEE, WI.- The Milwaukee Art Museum presents the first U.S. museum exhibition to explore the work Andy Warhol produced during his late years. Organized by the Milwaukee Art Museum, Andy Warhol: The Last Decade premieres in Milwaukee September 26, 2009 – January 3, 2010 before heading on national... [Lire la suite]
08 juillet 2009

'Andy Warhol: The Last Decade' @ the Milwaukee Art Museum

Andy Warhol, Jean-Michel Basquiat, and Francesco Clemente, Alba’s Breakfast, 1984. Mixed media on paper mounted on canvas, 46 × 59 in. Bischofberger Collection, Switzerland MILWAUKEE, WI.- The first U.S. museum survey exhibition to explore the work that Andy Warhol produced during his final years begins its national tour at the Milwaukee Art Museum September 26, 2009–January 3, 2010. Andy Warhol: The Last Decade reveals a mature artist in full command of his complex repertoire, mixing forms and media with audacious fluency.... [Lire la suite]
19 novembre 2008

King Juan Carlos of Spain Says Barcelo's Dome for the U.N. is "Doubtless Creative Beauty"

Delegates pay attention to the speech that Swiss President, Pascal Couchepin, gave during the inauguration of the 'Hall XX' at the European headquarters of the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland. The dome was painted by Miquel Barcelo. Photo: EFE / Salvatore Di Nolfi. GENEVA.- The United Nations unveiled a ceiling painting featuring hundreds of hanging icicles that cost $23 million. The new hall was inaugurated in the presence of Spanish King Juan Carlos, Queen Sophie, Spanish Prime Minister Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero, UN... [Lire la suite]