08 septembre 2012

Solo exhibition of new paintings by Chinese artist Liu Ye opens at Sperone Westwater

Liu Ye, Bird on Bird, 2011. Acrylic on canvas, 8 x 10 inches (22 x 27.5 cm). Courtesy Sperone Westwater, New York. NEW YORK, NY.- Sperone Westwater presents Bamboo Bamboo Broadway, a solo exhibition of new paintings by Liu Ye. For his third solo show at the gallery, the artist continues to engage the history of modernism, while referencing the tradition of abstraction in historical Chinese painting. Here, Liu Ye introduces new genres such as landscape and still-life painting to his oeuvre. The centerpiece of the show is a nine-part... [Lire la suite]
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06 avril 2010

Art Market Shows Signs of Recovery as Sotheby's Contemporary Asian Art Sale Brings $19 M

HONG KONG.- Before an overflowing saleroom and telephone bank, Sotheby’s Hong Kong Contemporary Asian Art Spring Sale 2010 achieved a total of HK$144,881,000 / US$18,569,679, far exceeding the high estimate (HK$126,851,000 / US$16,342,214*). Liu Ye’s highly sought-after early work Bright Road fetched an impressive HK$19,140,000 / US$2.45 million after a round of intense bidding, almost tripling its high estimate (HK$4.5-6.5 million) and achieving a World Record for the Artist at Auction. Evelyn Lin, Head of Sotheby's Contemporary... [Lire la suite]
05 mai 2009

Christie's Presents the Best in Asian Contemporary Art with Two Vibrant Sales in May

Project for Extraterrestrials No. 7 by Cai Guo-Qiang (estimate: HK$6-8 million / US$769,200-1,025,600), a work featured in New York’s Guggenheim Museum retrospective, Cai Guo-Qiang: I Want to Believe, in 2008. Christie´s Images Ltd. 2009. HONG KONG.- Christie’s Evening and Day sales of Asian Contemporary Art on May 24 and May 25 in Hong Kong will bring together the dynamic worlds of contemporary art from China, Japan, Korea and India, presenting a broad range of artists whose styles, techniques, and expressions represent the... [Lire la suite]


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