All American Artist Norman Rockwell Finally Gets His Well Deserved Recognition

“Rockwell’s greatest sin as an artist is simple: His is an art of unending cliché.” “Norman Rockwell was demonized by a generation of critics who not only saw him as … Continue reading All American Artist Norman Rockwell Finally Gets His Well Deserved Recognition

Christie’s Post-War Sale Rakes In $744 Million

A sale of post-war and contemporary art at Christie’s in New York has generated sales of $744m, with many pieces smashing their estimated values. A pair of works by Andy … Continue reading Christie’s Post-War Sale Rakes In $744 Million

How Much Are Selfies Worth?

If they’re from Andy Warhol, made with a silkscreen rather than a smartphone, the answer is millions. A series of six of the eccentric American artist’s self-portraits sold at auction … Continue reading How Much Are Selfies Worth?

Steve Wynn’s Picasso Is Worth More After He Put His Elbow Through It

How important is back story when selling a piece of art? It’s everything — even if that story is a tale of disaster. In 2006, casino owner Steve Wynn was … Continue reading Steve Wynn’s Picasso Is Worth More After He Put His Elbow Through It