24 avril 2010

Artist Jeff Koons Presents His Cracked Egg Sculpture at the Pinchuk Art Center in Kiev

Jeff Koons - Cracked Egg, 1994-2006. Courtesy PinchukArtCentre. Photo by Markus Tretter KIEV.- The PinchukArtCentre presents a major international group exhibition with 19 leading artists of our time, devoted to Sexuality and Transcendence as a central theme of contemporary art. On view from April 24, 2010 through September 16, 2010 the exhibition examines the diversity and complexity of the art produced on this theme today. The show displays the sparkling dialogue of various artistic approaches in the tension field between the... [Lire la suite]
16 juin 2009

«Qui a peur des artistes?», la Fondation François Pinault @ Palais des Arts in Dinard

Damien Hirst, The Kiss of Death, 2005. Perspex, steel, bull’s heart, dagger, silver and formaldehyde solution, 91,4 x 61 x 25,4 cm © Damien Hirst. Photo: Prudence Cumming Associates Après Lille avec "Passage du temps" (2007-2008) et Moscou avec "Un certain état du monde ?" (2009), c'est au tour de Dinard d'accueillir une soixantaine d'oeuvres (plus de trente artistes) de la collection de la Fondation François Pinault. Ce dernier a confié le commissariat de cette exposition à Caroline Bourgeois. Elle propose... [Lire la suite]
17 mai 2009

'Pop Life: Art in a Material World' @ Tate Modern

Tracey Emin and Sarah Lucas, The Shop, 6 c-type prints. Each: 29 15/16 x 36 in. (76.1 x 91.5 cm) © Tracey Emin. All rights reserved, DACS 2009. Photo: Carl Freedman. Courtesy White Cube LONDON.- Pop Life: Art in a Material World will propose a re-reading of one of the major legacies of Pop Art. Exploring Andy Warhol’s notorious provocation that ‘good business is the best art’, the exhibition takes Warhol’s influential practice as a starting point. It looks ahead to the various ways that subsequent generations since the 1980s... [Lire la suite]
10 mars 2009

Takashi Murakami, Speed Tour Show @ the Guggenheim Bilbao

Takashi Murakami, Inochi, 2004. FRP, steel, and lacquer 140 x 62.5 x 36.5 cm (55 1/8 x 24 5/8 x 14 3/8 inches) The Steven and Alexandra Cohen Collection. Courtesy of Blum & Poe, Los Angeles ©2004 Takashi Murakami/Kaikai Kiki Co., Ltd. All Rights Reserved. BILBAO.- After an hour in the storage facility of the Guggenheim Bilbao reviewing two paintings by Miquel Barceló, I thanked Miguel López Remiro, sub-director of the Curatorial Department, for the opportunity. He gave me his card and asked Tania Tapia, an intern from... [Lire la suite]
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01 mars 2009

Takashi Murakami, My arms and legs rot off and though my blood rushes forth, the tranqulity of my heart shall be prized above ..

Takashi Murakami, My arms and legs rot off and though my blood rushes forth, the tranqulity of my heart shall be prized above all, 2007 Offset lithograph with printing leaf. 69.9 x 83.2 cm. (27 1/2 x 32 3/4 in.)  Signed, dated and numbered lower edge. This work is from an edition of 300. Estimate £500-700 SATURDAY@PHILLIPS. March 14 2009. London
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