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

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

Life in Color

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

Man Arrested for Destroying $120,000 Dale Chihuly Sculpture

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

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