Celebrating today, on what would have been Robert Mapplethorpe’s 69th birthday
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
Nearly 30 years after his death, Andy Warhol’s unrelenting fixation with celebrity and its imprint on his life, art and films fuels a new exhibition marking the 40th anniversary of … Continue reading New Andy Warhol Exhibit Focuses on His Celebrity Fixation
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
U.S. paper currency is about to change in a big way. Move over Alexander Hamilton, you are being bumped off. A woman will soon feature on U.S. bank notes for … Continue reading $how Me the Money
World Rhino Day is on September 22 of each year and celebrates all five species of rhino – black, white, greater one-horned, Javan and Sumatran rhinos. Raising awareness about the … Continue reading Happy World Rhino Day!
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!
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
Artist: Andy Warhol Title: Uncle Sam FS II.259 Medium: Screenprint with Diamond Dust on Lenox Museum Board Size: 38 x 38 inches Year: 1981 Edition: of 200 “Uncle Sam” is … Continue reading Artwork of the Week – Andy Warhol’s Uncle Sam
Andy Warhol is considered one of the most important pop art artists in history. He gained a large amount of popularity during the second half of the twentieth century. While … Continue reading Andy Warhol Pop Art Is as Popular as Ever
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!