François Morellet died on Wednesday, just a few days after his 90th birthday. Parisian gallerist Kamel Mennour confirmed the French artist’s passing to Le Monde. Morellet is known primarily … Continue reading Farewell to a Major Figure of Geometric Abstraction and Concrete Art
Gallery Art owner Kenneth Hendel holds on tightly to Picasso’s ‘Portrait de Marie-Therese’ at his gallery in Aventura on Wednesday, April 20, 2016. Hendel received a letter from … Continue reading Stolen Picasso – When You’re So Rich You Don’t Notice Your Picasso Is Missing
Could this year’s Art Basel in Miami Beach see the worst traffic ever for the famously hectic art fair week? The city’s famously clogged roads are going to be even worse … Continue reading Closure of Miami Causeway Threatens Traffic Mayhem at Art Basel in Miami Beach
A little piece of a long-dead artist is coming back to life in New York this fall when Diemut Strebe’s creepy living copy of Vincent van Gogh’s ear makes its New York … Continue reading A Living Copy of Vincent van Gogh’s Ear Makes Its New York Debut
Auction houses have been rolling out a steady stream of blockbuster consignments in recent weeks as the art world braces for what is perhaps the biggest trophy season yet. Works … Continue reading The 12 Most Anticipated Auction Lots Likely to Break Records This Month
The arc of Stella’s 50-plus-year career is revisited as the Whitney marshals some 120 objects for this, the most comprehensive survey of his art ever mounted.
Happy Birthday Roy🎈🎂 Roy Lichtenstein was an American pop artist. During the 1960s, along with Andy Warhol, Jasper Johns, and James Rosenquist among others, he became a leading figure in … Continue reading Celebrating the birthday of a great artist, Roy Lichtenstein.
The late artist Robert Rauschenberg is still surprising us on what would have been his 90th birthday. Until he died in 2008, Robert Rauschenberg was an uncommonly prolific artist, at … Continue reading Happy Birthday, Rauchenberg!
Damien Hirst is on a roll. Hot on heels of the launch of his stunning private museum, Newport Street Gallery, and selling one of the most expensive artworks at Frieze, … Continue reading Damien Hirst Builds Facility To House His 3,000-Work Art Collection
On Sunday, Oct. 18, Andy Warhol’s colorful Pop art will fill Philbrook Museum of Art for an exhibition that celebrates the artist’s brilliance. Warhol was an important visionary of Pop … Continue reading Life in Color