New York

New York sales: where the art market collides the art history

William Bouguereau Claude MonetHyperFocal: 0 Sotheby’s catalogue Vincent Van Gogh Jeff Koons Amedeo Modigliani Amedeo Modigliani (detail) Balthus   Specialized in nudity Young boys and girls disrobe to dance a graceful saraband in a composition over six metres long. In 1884, the then famous French painter William Bouguereau (1825-1905), who specialized in nudity under mythological […]

Julian Schnabel: To mark the release of his film on Van Gogh and his exhibition at the Musée d’Orsay the painter shows his true colours

Julian Schnabel Julian Schnabel, H de Toulouse Lautrec Claude Monet, Julian Schnabel Vincent Van Gogh Van Gogh, Julian Schnabel Julian Schnabel Julian Schnabel Henri de Toulouse Lautrec Edouard Manet Paul Cézanne Paul Gauguin Julian Schnabel Julian Schnabel Julian Schnabel Julian Schnabel At Eternity’s gate At Eternity’s gate At Eternity’s gate At Eternity’s gate I met […]

Ed Dolman: 6 answers in 1 minute from the charismatic chief executive of Phillips.How to hold one’s own against the duopoly during the week of auctions in New York

Ed Dolman Phillips Miro Alexander Calder Alexander Calder Kerry James Marshall Kerry James Marshall Bruce Nauman Bruce Nauman Andy Warhol Alberto Burry Sean Scully Jackson Pollock David Hammons The position of outsider is an uncomfortable one. You’re neither the best nor the worst. Phillips auction house, owned by the Russian luxury-goods company Mercury Group, finds […]

At the Morgan Library and published by Taschen: the collection that sums up the world in 100,000 manuscripts from Michelangelo to Warhol

Andy Warhol, Jean Michel Basquiat Frida Kahlo Henri Matisse Emiliano Zapata Jackson Pollock Sigmund Freud Jackson Pollock, Napoleon, Hirohito, Marie Antoinette, Oscar Wilde, Adam Smith, Malcolm X, Amadeus Mozart, Albert Einstein, Sir Isaac Newton, Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, Vincent Van Gogh, Michelangelo, Sigmund Freud, four twelfth-century popes, Andy Warhol, and many more… There are only […]

New York: memories of a collector of Man Ray, Basquiat and Nauman who is displaying his artworks with Hauser & Wirth (but nothing is for sale)

Man Ray Sylvio Perlstein Marcel Mariën Jean Tinguley René Magritte Heinz Hajek-Halke Keith Haring Harry Callahan Hans Bellmer Constantin Brancusi Robert Doisenau Max Ernst Barbara Kruger Man Ray He is always slightly grouchy. His slow manner of speaking is characterized by a strong Belgian accent and his physique has remained the same all the time […]

Tarsila do Amaral: A very important modern artist finally shown at Moma

Tarsila do Amaral Tarsila do Amaral Tarsila do Amaral Tarsila do Amaral Tarsila do Amaral Tarsila do Amaral Tarsila do Amaral Tarsila do Amaral Tarsila do Amaral Tarsila do Amaral Tarsila do Amaral The history of art can be unjust. But we quickly find the reasons for certain anomalies. Take Tarsila do Amaral (1886-1973). Does […]


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