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.

Warhol And The 13 Most Wanted vs. New York

In July or so of 1964, Andy Warhol remade the silkscreened canvases of his famous “13 Most Wanted Men” mural; this is one of those remakes. The mural had been … Continue reading Warhol And The 13 Most Wanted vs. New York

Calder And Abstraction: From Avant-Garde To Iconic

CALDER AND ABSTRACTION: FROM AVANT-GARDE TO ICONIC 24 November 2013 – 27 July 2014 One of the most important artists of the twentieth century, Alexander Calder revolutionized modern sculpture. Calder … Continue reading Calder And Abstraction: From Avant-Garde To Iconic

Theft at Dutch Museum: Picasso, Van Gogh, Matisse and others missing

Shortly after 3 am (local time) the museum of Kunsthal in Rotterdam fell victim to a high-value art heist. The works belonged to a private collection (from the Triton foundation) … Continue reading Theft at Dutch Museum: Picasso, Van Gogh, Matisse and others missing