12 mars 2011

Russell Young (B. 1960), Coco Chanel

Russell Young (B. 1960),  Coco Chanel.  photo Sotheby's acrylic, screenprint, enamel and diamond dust on canvas; signed, titled, dated 2010and inscribed "and in a darkened underpass I thought oh god my chance has come at last, but then a strange fear gripped me and I justcouldn't ask"on the reverse; 106.7 by 85.7 cm. Estimate 6,000—8,000 USD. Lot Sold 11,250 USD Sotheby's. Contemporary Art, 09 Mar 11 10:00 AM, New York www.sothebys.com
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18 janvier 2010

Russell Young, ‘Diamond Dust Paintings’ @ Scream Gallery

"Young’s use of diamond dust mixed in with his paint, pays opulent reverence to the celebrities." - Los Angeles TimesLONDON.- Scream Gallery will present a major solo exhibition of internationally acclaimed artist Russell Young. Fresh from his exhibition of ‘Diamond Dust Paintings’ in Palm Beach, Florida, Young will sprinkle a bit of fairy dust over the Scream Gallery in Mayfair. Key works in the show are Young’s ‘Diamond Dust’ works on linen, including new screen prints of a triptych Goddess of the Hollywood Golden Age... [Lire la suite]
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10 janvier 2010

Russell Young: Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Sid Vicious & Marilyn

Russell Young, Elvis Presley, 2007 Serigraph / Screenprint, Acrylic and Enamel Screenprint on canvas - 62 x 48 in. - Estimate: from $20,000 to $25,000Notes: Stretched canvas of the mugshot picture of Elvis from Washington, DC in 1970. Artist Statement on this series: "Pig Portraits is about the glamour in the dark side of crime, fame, sex, drugs and rock and roll. After spending fifteen years as a celebrity photographer and music video director, I was able to see how, and at what points that world and the underworld rub up... [Lire la suite]
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01 mars 2009

Russell Young, Godzilla v King Kong, 2007

Russell Young, Godzilla v King Kong, 2007 Screenprint on paper.  66 x 95.3 cm. (26 x 37 1/2 in.)  Signed and numbered lower edge. This work is from an edition of 20. Estimate £1,000-1,500 SATURDAY@PHILLIPS. March 14 2009. London
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