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

A Living Copy of Vincent van Gogh’s Ear Makes Its New York Debut

A little piece of a long-dead artist is coming back to life in New York this fall when Diemut Strebe’s creepy living copy of Vincent van Gogh’s ear makes its New York … Continue reading A Living Copy of Vincent van Gogh’s Ear Makes Its New York Debut

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

5 Legendary Art Dealers Who Struggled Before They Made It Big

Art dealing can be glamorous, as well as culturally enriching, and there are certainly financial benefits to be gained. But those are just the upsides. All successful dealers will tell … Continue reading 5 Legendary Art Dealers Who Struggled Before They Made It Big