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

Celebrating the birthday of a great artist, Roy Lichtenstein.

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.

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!

Google Makes Biennale Art Show Available Online

For those who are not going to make this year’s edition of the Biennale contemporary art fair in Venice, there is no reason to despair. Officials on Wednesday announced that … Continue reading Google Makes Biennale Art Show Available Online

Life in Color

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

Pop culture graphic artist Peter Max debuts exclusive key art for The Voice

Famed illustrator and graphic artist Peter Max, known for his signature psychedelic style and pop culture drawings, has designed key art to celebrate the show’s upcoming season of NBC’s The Voice. A cultural icon … Continue reading Pop culture graphic artist Peter Max debuts exclusive key art for The Voice

Happy Birthday Andy Warhol!

The youngest child of three, Andy was born Andrew Warhola on August 6, 1928 in the working-class neighborhood of Oakland, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  Stricken at an early age with a … Continue reading Happy Birthday Andy Warhol!

The Biography of Andy Warhol

More than twenty years after his death, Andy Warhol remains one of the most influential figures in contemporary art and culture. Warhol’s life and work inspires creative thinkers worldwide thanks … Continue reading The Biography of Andy Warhol

Happy 80th Birthday Jim Dine!

Jim Dine turns 80 years young today. Born in Cincinnati, Ohio on this day in 1935. The importance and influence of Jim Dine & his art would be imperative to … Continue reading Happy 80th Birthday Jim Dine!

What is a COA and why are they important?

A Certificate of Authenticity is a bit like an artwork’s birth certificate, passport and quality guarantee all rolled into one.