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