The 12 Most Anticipated Auction Lots Likely to Break Records This Month

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

Just the 5 art world updates you should know this week.

1. FIAC Arrives in Paris This past weekend saw the 42nd edition of the FIAC art fair at Paris’ Grand Palais. Director Jennifer Flay allowed only 170 participators from 22 … Continue reading Just the 5 art world updates you should know this week.

Happy Birthday Francis Bacon

The Irish-born British painter was born on this day, 28 October 1909. His paintings are deliberately uncomfortable and unpleasant. Known for his bold, emotionally charged and raw imagery.  After the … Continue reading Happy Birthday Francis Bacon

Happy Birthday, Rauchenberg!

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!