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

Christie’s Defies Predictions of Market Chill With $138 Million Impressionist and Modern Art Sale

With art market pundits anticipating a ‘chill’ in 2016, Christie’s opening salvo was conversely mild, and without too many portents of gloom. But it wasn’t on fire either. The sale … Continue reading Christie’s Defies Predictions of Market Chill With $138 Million Impressionist and Modern Art Sale

The Top 10 Biggest Art Discoveries in 2015

Advances in technology have had a major impact on the art world this year. Cutting-edge research techniques have given scholars and conservationists unparalleled insights into the thought processes and techniques of master … Continue reading The Top 10 Biggest Art Discoveries in 2015