Farewell to a Major Figure of Geometric Abstraction and Concrete Art

  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

Stolen Picasso – When You’re So Rich You Don’t Notice Your Picasso Is Missing

    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

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

Damien Hirst Builds Facility To House His 3,000-Work Art Collection

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

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

Happy World Rhino Day!

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!

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!

Happy (88th) Birthday Alex Katz!

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!

David Hockney & Massimo Vitali – For The Love Of Pools

Aching for the perfect poolside scene to hang on your wall? Here, we take a look at two artists known for their magnificent handling of the subject: David Hockney and Massimo Vitali. David … Continue reading David Hockney & Massimo Vitali – For The Love Of Pools

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

Artwork of the Week – Andy Warhol’s Uncle Sam

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

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!