28 Press Releases

Tag: Damien Hirst

  • Auction Industry

    Gifts of enduring value: Whyte's announces Christmas online auction

    Graham Knuttel (b.1954), Red Cat. Oil on canvas. Size: 9.45 x 14in. (24 x 35.56cm). Framed Size: 13.25 x 17.25in. (33.66 x 43.82cm). Estimate: €1,000 - €1,500. DUBLIN.- Looking for inspiration this Christmas? Why not decorate that home office? Whyte’s online only auction on 11-16 December will offer shoppers a chance to acquire…

    Gifts of enduring value Whytes announces Christmas online auction
  • Auction Preview

    Spin Art, Sketches, and Sculpture at Rago

    The Cuban artist collective known as Los Carpinteros dismissed individual authorship to embrace the ideals of artisans and laborers. To Los Carpinteros, art is always a collaborative effort. Several of the collective’s works are up for bid in the upcoming 20 | 21 Art auction, offered by Rago. Also in…

    Los Carpinteros, La Fuente
  • Auction Result, Press Release

    Chanel by Warhol Brings $225,000; Applause by Banksy Sells for Seven Times the Estimate for $57,500

    Heritage Auctions’ $2 million Prints & Multiples event sparks intense bidder interest, Oct. 20 Andy Warhol (1928-1987). Chanel, from Ads, 1985. Screenprint in colors on Lenox Museum Board. 38 x 38 inches DALLAS, Texas (October 21, 2020) – Bidders’ appetites for big-name artists exceeded all expectations in Heritage Auctions’ $2 million Prints…

    Chanel by Warhol Brings $225,000; Applause by Banksy Sells for Seven Times the Estimate for $57,500
  • Auction Industry

    World’s First Mixed Reality Artwork from Marina Abramović Comes Under the Christie’s Hammer

    In February of 2019, visitors to London’s Serpentine Galleries found themselves face-to-face with a holographic version of Marina Abramović. The Serbian conceptual artist had created her first Mixed Reality (MR) performance to be viewed through a headset. Audience members were able to watch as a digital Abramović walked around an…

    Worlds First Mixed Reality Artwork from Marina Abramović Comes Under the Christies Hammer
  • Auction Industry

    Christie's announces London Editions Prints & Multiples Online Sales

    Banksy, Morons (Sepia), 2007. Estimate: £20,000-30,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2020. LONDON.- London Editions presents three online-only sales dedicated to prints, multiples and editions tracing artistic production from modern to contemporary artists, all of which are open for bidding from 10 September 2020. Prints & Multiples: Modern to Pop (10-22 September…

    Christies announces London Editions Prints & Multiples Online Sales
  • Auction Preview

    Prints & Multiples Monthly Online Auction

    Every month, Heritage Auctions features a collection of Prints & Multiples of well-known and highly collectible artists. In this month’s sale are several pieces by Victor Vasarely, including the colorful and illusory Three Spheres. Vasarely was a Hungarian-French artist who was widely considered a leader of the Op Art movement,…

    Sonia Delaunay (1885-1979). Paques Russes, 1970. Lithograph in colors on Arches paper
  • Exhibitions, Press Release

    American Friends of Museums in Israel Fine Art Online Auction hosted by Artsy September 9-23, 2020

    The American Friends of Museums in Israel represents eight exceptional and diverse museums:  Design Museum Holon, Haifa City Museum, Haifa Museum of Art, Hermann Struck Museum, Mané-Katz Museum, National Maritime Museum, Tikotin Museum of Japanese Art, and the Tower of David Museum of the History of Jerusalem.   Auction Info60 works…

    American Friends of Museums in Israel Fine Art Online Auction hosted by Artsy September 9-23, 2020
  • Auction Industry, Press Release

    Cadogan Tate, Heritage Auctions Lock Arms for The Heart of Art & Design

    Charity auction to benefit American Nurses Foundation’s Coronavirus Response Fund Angela China & Sergio Barrale Frontline Warriors DALLAS, Texas (August 24, 2020) – Heritage is pleased to partner with Cadogan Tate on The Heart of Art & Design, a charity auction to benefit the American Nurses Foundation’s Coronavirus Response Fund. Opening Aug. 31 for bidding,…

    Cadogan Tate, Heritage Auctions Lock Arms for The Heart of Art & Design
  • Exhibitions

    HOFA Gallery brings major summer exhibition to Mykonos with Kaws, Banksy, Hirst, Condo and Jeff Koons headlining

    HOFA Gallery, in collaboration with ARTCELS, has announced the hugely successful blue-chip contemporary art exhibition, 'XXI', will make its long-awaited arrival in Mykonos this summer. Launching on 27 August in the heart of Mykonos Town, it will be the first time artists of this calibre have ever been exhibited together…

    HOFA Gallery brings major summer exhibition to Mykonos with Kaws, Banksy, Hirst, Condo and Jeff Koons headlining
  • Exhibitions

    Drawings from the Marron Collection co-presented by Acquavella Galleries, Gagosian, and Pace Gallery

    Jasper Johns, Two Paintings, 2006. Pastel and graphite pencil on paper, 22-13/16" × 31-1/8" (57.9 cm × 79.1 cm) 28-1/2" × 36-1/2" × 1-1/2" (72.4 cm × 92.7 cm × 3.8 cm), frame. © 2020 Jasper Johns/licensed by VAGA at Artists Rights Society (ARS), NY. Courtesy the Donald B. Marron…

    Drawings from the Marron Collection co-presented by Acquavella Galleries, Gagosian, and Pace Gallery
  • Exhibitions

    The Connor Brothers | GALERIE FRANK FLUEGEL

    London/Nuremberg 2020. For the first time in 2020, GALERIE FRANK FLUEGEL has also included works by the British artist duo THE CONNOR BROTHERS in the presentation. The Connor Brothers Galerie Frank Fluegel The artist duo The Connor Brothers are fictional characters who work beyond the canvas, blending truth and artistry to delight…

    The Connor Brothers GALERIE FRANK FLUEGEL
  • Auction Preview

    First Open: Post-War & Contemporary Art Online

    The upcoming Christie’s First Open sale brings original works by well-known and rising artists from the 20th and 21st centuries. One key highlight is a piece titled Peace Goddess on Wood by Shepard Fairey. An American artist, Fairey became widely known as the designer behind the Hope poster for Barack…

    Shepard Fairey (B. 1970) Peace Goddess on Wood
  • Auction Preview

    20th Century & Contemporary Art Day Sale, Afternoon Session

    The afternoon session of the 20th Century & Contemporary Art Day Sale, presented by Phillips, brings to auction over 100 fine art pieces. Featured among these lots is a painting from Damien Hirst's Spin series, inspired by psychedelic imagery. Hirst creates these works by throwing paint at a canvas attached…

    PAULINA OLOWSKA
  • Auction Industry, Press Release

    Early Pop Print by Lichtenstein Leads Contemporary Art at Swann

    New York—Swann Galleries will offer a sale of Contemporary Art on Thursday, June 25 with a standout selection of paintings and works on paper from notable Abstract Expressionists, Pop Artists, street artists of the 1980s, alongside contemporary multiples.  Leading the sale is Roy Lichtenstein’s celebrated color-screenprint Reverie, 1965—one of the…

    Early Pop Print by Lichtenstein Leads Contemporary Art at Swann
  • Auction Preview

    Post War + Contemporary Art

    In an interview with the Smithsonian American Art Museum, contemporary artist Deborah Butterfield connected her work with her passion for karate and horseback riding: “Each day, whether it’s in the studio or with your horse or in the dojo, you hope that you come to some point of harmony and…

    Julian Stanczak Conservative Green- Minus
  • Auction Industry

    Powerful portraits by Amoako Boafo offered at Bonhams Modern & Contemporary Art sale

    Amoako Boafo (B. 1984), Portrait of a Young Lady, 2018. 30.5 x 30.2 cm. Estimate: £6,000 - 9,000. Photo: Bonhams. LONDON.- Two works by the rising star and much-admired artist of Art Basel Miami 2019, Amoako Boafo, Portrait of a Young Lady, and Portrait of a Young Man, will feature in Bonhams Modern…

    Powerful portraits by Amoako Boafo offered at Bonhams Modern & Contemporary Art sale
  • Exhibitions

    The Connor Brothers | I tried to drown my Sorrows

    For the first time in 2020, GALERIE FRANK FLUEGEL will also include works by the British artist duo THE CONNOR BROTHERS in the presentation. The artist duo THE CONNOR BROTHERS are fictional characters who work beyond the canvas, blending truth and artistry to delight and disorient their audience in equal…

    The Connor Brothers I tried to drown my Sorrows-FI
  • Auction House

    Paddle8 Selling Art Auction Platform and Client List in Bankruptcy Proceedings

    Art auction house Paddle8 is selling its intellectual property (IP), including an innovative proprietary platform credited with helping bring fine art sales online for the 21st Century, as part of its bankruptcy proceedings. The lot includes 31 domain names, platform architecture and bidding engine, customer/transaction database, 19 trademarks, three apps, newsletter subscribers…

    Paddle8 Selling Art Auction Platform and Client List in Bankruptcy Proceedings
  • Auction Preview

    Contemporary Art Day: An Online Auction

    Contemporary painter Christopher Wool is known for his black, stenciled artworks on white backgrounds. His works involve a variety of painting techniques, including screen printing and spray-painting aluminum. The upcoming Contemporary Art Day Auction, offered by Sotheby's, presents works by Wool and other blue-chip contemporary artists. Featured is a patterned…

    Contemporary Art Day Auction
  • Art Industry

    The Art Coming Out of a Pandemic

    Museums, galleries, and auction houses are all feeling the pressure of the paused economy. However, contemporary artists must also navigate new creative spaces and challenges during the COVID-19 outbreak. From wry humor to political activism, many are making the most of their time in quarantine. Melanie Marsman’s adaptation of Salome…

    The Art Coming Out of a Pandemic1