12 novembre 2009

Big Shots: Andy Warhol Polaroids” @ the Nasher Museum of Art

Andy Warhol, "Grace Jones," 1984. Polacolor ER, 4 1/4 x 3 3/8 inches. Collection of the Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University. Gift of the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts. © 2009 The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York DURHAM, NC.- “Big Shots: Andy Warhol Polaroids,” an exhibition of rare photographs, many depicting celebrities, will open at the Nasher Museum of Art at Duke on Thursday, Nov. 12. The exhibition includes about 250 Polaroids and 75 silver... [Lire la suite]
12 septembre 2009

Major Andy Warhol Burglary at Richard L. Weisman's Home: $1 Million Reward

Richard L. Weisman Los Angeles, CA - A multimillion-dollar collection of original work by famed Pop Art icon Andy Warhol was stolen last week from a Los Angeles home, police said Friday. On Sept. 3, a housekeeper for noted art collector Richard L. Weisman walked into the dining room of Weisman's residence and saw that 11 large portraits that had been on the walls the day before were gone, according to Det. Donald Hrycyk, head of the LAPD's art theft detail. The housekeeper called police, and investigators soon brought in... [Lire la suite]