16 janvier 2019

Exhibition of works by Louise Bourgeois inaugurates Hauser & Wirth's St. Moritz gallery

Louise Bourgeois, Untitled, 2003. Fabric and stainless steel, 39.4 x 30.5 x 30.5 cm. Photo: Christopher Burke. © The Easton Foundation / VAGA at ARS, NY / ProLitteris, Zurich. Courtesy The Easton Foundation and Hauser & Wirth. ST. MORITZ.- Hauser & Wirth inaugurated its St. Moritz gallery with ‘Papillons Noirs’, an exhibition of works by renowned French-American artist Louise Bourgeois (1911 – 2010). On view until 10 February 2019, the exhibition spans two floors of the gallery space on Via Serlas... [Lire la suite]
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15 mars 2018

"De Calder à Koons : bijoux d'artistes. La collection idéale de Diane Venet" au MAD Paris

PARIS - De Alexander Calder à Jeff Koons, en passant par Max Ernst, Pablo Picasso, Niki de Saint Phalle, César, Takis, ou encore Louise Bourgeois, nombreux sont les artistes modernes et contemporains à s’être intéressés de près au bijou. Diane Venet, collectionneuse de bijoux d’artistes depuis plus de 30 ans, nous fait partager sa passion pour ces oeuvres miniatures qui souvent accompagnent le langage plastique de l’artiste. Sa collection, riche de 230... [Lire la suite]
25 février 2018

Galerie Karsten Greve (Stand 414) at TEFAF Maastricht, March 10-18, 2018

Pierre Soulages (Rodez, 1919), Peinture, 2006. Acrylic on canvas, 181 x 128 cm (71.3 x 50.5 in.). Signed, titled and dated on verso upper right 'SOULAGES 181 x 128 cm 15 12 2016'. Galerie Karsten Greve © TEFAF 2018 Louise Bourgeois (Paris, 1911 - New York, 2010), Pregnant Woman II, Circa 1947-1949. Bronze with polished patina, 132 x 40.6 x 40.6 cm (52 x 16 x 16 in.). Stamped 'LB 4/6 MAF 04'. Galerie Karsten Greve © TEFAF 2018 Giorgio Morandi (1890 - Bologna -... [Lire la suite]
17 avril 2017

Galerie Karsten Greve AG at TEFAF New York Spring 2017

Louise Bourgeois (Paris, 1911), Baroque, 1970. Marble with a base made from timber wood, 94.6 x 64.1 x 65.7 cm (Marble). 38.1 x 81.2 x 65.7 cm (Base). Signed 'BOUR-0056. Photo courtesy Galerie Karsten Greve AG Literature: Louise Bourgeois, Retrospective, exh. cat., New York 1982, plates no. 123-24, p. 121, ill. p. 88, studio view on frontispiece, installation views, plates no. 126-27, p. 122, ill. p. 90; Louise Bourgeois, Retrospective, exh. cat., Frankfurt/Main 1989, no. 74, p. 189,... [Lire la suite]
26 décembre 2016

Art Gallery of New South Wales exhibits nude art from the Tate Collection

Auguste Rodin, The kiss, 1901-04. Tate: purchased with assistance from the Art Fund and public contributions 1953. Image © Tate, London 2016. SYDNEY.- Nude: art from the Tate Collection at the Art Gallery of New South Wales tells the story of the nude through more than 100 powerful artworks spanning two centuries, as part of the Sydney International Art Series 2016-2017.   The evolution of the nude in Western art is a story of beauty and desire, eroticism and tenderness as well as scandal. From the history... [Lire la suite]
13 novembre 2016

The best of the art & luxury markets offered at Koller

GENEVA.- The November – December auction series at Koller features a large sculpture by Chinese conceptual artist and dissident Ai Weiwei; important works by Gabriele Münter, one of the founders of the Blaue Reiter movement; an oil on canvas by Keith Haring from his European travels in the mid-80s, and a large painting by Swiss artist Albert Anker estimated at approximately $1 million. Koller’s first stand-alone Photographs auction in almost a decade features portraits of personalities such as Muhammed Ali, Desmond Tutu... [Lire la suite]

12 septembre 2015

Exhibition of late fabric sculptures and gouaches by Louise Bourgeois opens at Xavier Hufkens

Louise Bourgeois, Tête V, 2004. Fabric and stainless steel, 9 x 11 x 8 in. 22,9 x 27,9 x 20,3 cm. Courtesy Xavier Hufkens, Brussels. Photo: Christopher Burke, © The Easton Foundation / Licensed by SABAM, Brussels. BRUSSELS.- Xavier Hufkens announces an exhibition of late fabric sculptures and gouaches by Louise Bourgeois (1911-2010). The show is accompanied by a catalogue featuring an essay by Philip Larratt-Smith. For Louise Bourgeois, fabric and sewing held great symbolic significance. Born into a family of... [Lire la suite]
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15 juin 2015

National Museum of Women in the Arts showcases women artists' uninhibited views of flora and fauna

Maria Sybilla Merian, Plate 70 (from “Dissertation in Insect Generations and Metamorphosis in Surinam”, 2nd Ed.), 1719; Hand-colored engraving on paper; National Museum of Women in the Arts, Gift of Wallace and Wilhelmina Holladay © 2014 National Museum of Women in the Arts. WASHINGTON, DC.- The National Museum of Women in the Arts presents Super Natural, an exhibition focusing on historical and contemporary women artists’ unrestrained absorption with nature. Rather than merely document beauty, artists in this... [Lire la suite]
28 février 2015

Largest overview presentation of Louise Bourgeois' Cell series opens at Haus der Kunst

Louise Bourgeois, Spider, 1997 (detail), installation view (Bordeaux), Collection The Easton Foundation, photo Frédéric Delpech © The Easton Foundation / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2015 MUNICH.- Over her long career as an artist, Louise Bourgeois (1911-2010) developed concepts and formal inventions that later became key positions in contemporary art; these included the use of environmental installation and theatrical formats, and the engagement with psychoanalytic and feminist themes. Both her distinctive sculptural forms and her... [Lire la suite]
15 juin 2014

Important solo presentation of works by Louise Bourgeois opens at Hauser & Wirth

Louise Bourgeois, Spider, 2007. Collection The Easton Foundation. Photo: Frédéric Delpech. © The Easton Foundation/Licensed by ProLitteris ZURICH.- Hauser & Wirth Zürich announces an important solo presentation of works by Louise Bourgeois. This exhibition is the most comprehensive overview of Bourgeois’s tapestry works to date, including previously unseen pieces made between 1996 and 2008. Comprised of almost 30 works, and with important loans from private collections, this is the first time that Bourgeois’s tapestry oeuvre... [Lire la suite]
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