02 août 2010

"Swap" @ Galerie Kreo

Larry Clark, Untitled (TL13), 1968. Photographie en noir et blanc. 27.94 x 35.56 cm. Courtesy Simon Lee Gallery, London © Larry Clark Les artistes de la Simon Lee Gallery débarquent à Paris à la Galerie kreo — oeuvres de John Armleder, Larry Clark, Matias Faldbakken, Sherrie Levine, Michelangelo Pistoletto, Christopher Wool, Toby Ziegler... Dans ce contexte de complicité, seront exposés quelques chefs-d'oeuvre de l'art contemporain dont la relation au design apparaît de façon plus ou moins directe ou consciente.De l'autre côté... [Lire la suite]
02 mai 2010

Leading Works Light Up Christie's Post-War & Contemporary Art Evening Sale

NEW YORK, NY.- Christie’s, the world’s leading art business, will celebrate the leading lights of modern and contemporary art offering 49 seminal works in the Post-War and Contemporary Art Evening Sale taking place on the evening of May 11. Led by extraordinary works by Yves Klein and Andy Warhol, the auction will offer collectors highly important examples by Jasper Johns, Jeff Koons, Yayoi Kusama, Roy Lichtenstein, Chris Ofili and Christopher Wool. The sale will directly follow the evening auction of Works from the Collection of... [Lire la suite]
13 mai 2009

Sotheby's Spring 2009 Sale of Contemporary Art in New York Totals $47 Million

Jeff Koons, Baroque Egg with Bow (Turquoise/Magenta). High-chromium stainless steel with transparent color coating, 83 ½ x 77 ½ x 60 in. 212.1 x 196.9 x 152.4 cm. Executed in 1994 – 2006, this is one of four versions each uniquely colored. Sold for $5,458,500. Photo: Sotheby's NEW YORK, NY.- "The Contemporary Art market is alive and well,” said Tobias Meyer, Worldwide Head of Contemporary Art at Sotheby’s and the evening’s auctioneer following the sale, which saw a sell-through rate of 81% by lot and 78% by value.... [Lire la suite]
29 avril 2009

Post-War and Contemporary Art Sales @ Christie’s New York on May 14

NEW YORK, NY.- On May 14, following the Post-War and Contemporary Art Evening Sale, Christie’s New York will hold the morning and afternoon sessions of the Post-War and Contemporary Art Day Sales. Offering over 330 lots over the course of the day, both sales are comprised of exceptional works by foremost Post-War and Contemporary artists including Sam Francis, Alexander Calder, Dan Flavin, Claes Oldenburg, Willem de Kooning, Josef Albers, Jean-Michel Basquiat, Zhang Xiaogang, Ellen Gallagher, Christopher Wool, and Tim Noble &... [Lire la suite]