Celebrating today, on what would have been Robert Mapplethorpe’s 69th birthday
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 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.
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
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
A 43-year-old man has been arrested and charged with smashing a $120,000 Dale Chihuly sculpture. The piece was on view at the artist’s retrospective in his hometown at the Tacoma Museum of Art in … Continue reading Man Arrested for Destroying $120,000 Dale Chihuly Sculpture
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!
Fourteen years ago Friday, terrorists hijacked four passenger planes and rammed two into New York City’s World Trade Center and a third one into the Pentagon outside Washington. A fourth jetliner … Continue reading Remembering 9/11
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
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!
GallArt.com Wants To Wish A Very Happy Birthday To One Of The GREAT Masters of Art! Alex Katz! Katz has received numerous accolades throughout his career. In 2007, he was … Continue reading Happy (88th) Birthday Alex Katz!