16 Press Releases

Tag: Joan Mitchell

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    Contemporary Prints & Multiples Online

    A set of six Andy Warhol screenprints from 1979 is one of the highlighted items in the upcoming Contemporary Prints & Multiples Online auction. The set, titled Grapes, is signed with felt-tip pen by the artist. Each piece included in the lot showcases Warhol’s use of contrasting colors on Strathmore…

    JIM DINE - A ROBE IN LOS ANGELES (D'OENCH & FEINBERG 169)
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    The Ginny Williams Collection Evening Sale

    Ginny Williams was an avid art collector and dealer who revolutionized private and institutional art collection. An artist herself, Williams had an eye for detail, and her vision helped launch a successful career for many of her fellow women artists. The upcoming Ginny Williams Collection Evening Sale, offered by Sotheby's,…

    LEE KRASNER - RE-ECHO
  • Auction Industry

    From the Collection of the “Champion of Women Artists”

    Works by Joan Mitchell and Helen Frankenthaler Available in Sotheby’s Auction Alternately described as a trailblazer, the “champion of women artists,” and a cowgirl, Ginny Williams was a widely-known collector and gallery owner from Denver, Colorado. “She aspired to be a combination of Mame, Mrs. Robinson, and Maude from Harold…

    From the Collection of the “Champion of Women Artists”-1
  • Auction Industry

    5 Fine Art Pieces Hitting the Auction Block This Month

    Works by Roy Lichtenstein, Wayne Thiebaud, and Joan Mitchell to go under the hammer Fine art pieces presented by Christie's, Sotheby's, and Heritage Auctions are among the notable lots crossing the auction block in the last half of June. Learn more about these pieces, their artists. 1. Triptych Inspired by…

    5 Fine Art Pieces Hitting the Auction Block This Month-3
  • Exhibitions

    "Bill Scott: A Prolonged Moment" to Open as a Digital Presentation at Hollis Taggart on June 15, 2020

    Hollis Taggart is pleased to present Bill Scott: A Prolonged Moment, the artist’s eighth solo exhibition with the gallery. The presentation features a selection of new abstract oil paintings that capture the exuberant energy and brilliant color for which Scott’s work is recognized, as well as a selection of small-scale watercolors, which…

    Bill Scott A Prolonged Moment to Open as a Digital Presentation at Hollis Taggart on June 15, 2020
  • Auction Industry

    Ahead of Traveling Retrospective, Joan Mitchell’s $10 Million Masterwork Hits Auction Block

    On July 2, Phillips will offer Joan Mitchell’s Noël in the 20th Century & Contemporary Art Evening Sale in New York. This uplifting work of explosive colour, dripping fields of paint and rapid brushstrokes is exemplary of Mitchell’s rich painterly language, and hails from her highly acclaimed body of work from the early 1960s.…

    Ahead of Traveling Retrospective, Joan Mitchell’s $10 Million Masterwork Hits Auction Block
  • Exhibitions

    Ohio Couple Gift Over $100 Million In Artwork To Cleveland Museum Of Art

    The Cleveland Museum of Art (CMA) has announced the gift and promised gift of more than 100 Impressionist, Post-Impressionist, and modern European and American paintings, drawings, and prints; Chinese and Japanese ceramics; and other works of art from the collection of Clevelanders Joseph P. and Nancy F. Keithley. Valued at…

    Pierre Bonnard, Fruit and Fruit Dishes
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    Contemporary Curated

    In the 1950s, Joan Mitchell emerged as a leading Abstract Expressionist at a time when few women artists were recognized. The upcoming Contemporary Curated auction, presented by Sotheby’s, will feature several works by Joan Mitchell. Explaining her expressive art experience in her works, she said, “Abstract is not a style.…

    Adolph Gottlieb
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    Kim Jones of Dior Men & Sotheby's Team Up For 'Contemporary Curated' Auction This March In New York

    Ed Ruscha, Oaks, Oats. 1977. Estimate: $200,000-300,000. Courtesy Sotheby's. NEW YORK, NY.- Today Sotheby’s unveiled highlights from their Contemporary Curated sale on 6 March in New York. This season, Sotheby's welcomes guest curator Kim Jones, one of the fashion industry’s preeminent voices who currently serves as Artistic Director for Dior Men Ready-to-Wear and…

    Ed Ruscha, Oaks, Oats.
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    Contemporary Art Day Auction

    In the upcoming Contemporary Art Day Auction presented by Sotheby’s Auction, are pieces that explore modern art and abstraction. Categories in the auction include oil on canvas, mixed media, photographs, sculptures, and more. A leading lot in this auction was sculpted by Ai Weiwei, a Chinese artist Representing Ai  in…

    Wayne Thiebaud RIPLEY STREET RIDGE (1)
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    Editions & Works on Paper

    From expressive abstract art to lively pop art, Editions & Works on Paper organized by Phillips Auction offers fine art in a wide variety. Some works of important artists who influenced multiple art movements are being displayed in the auction such as Andy Warhol, Pablo Picasso and Roy Lichtenstein. The…

    DAVID HOCKNEY Black Tulips/Auctiondaily
  • Auction Industry

    Auction Blotter: Julie Curtiss Shocks, Ed Ruscha Sizzles, and KAWS Keeps On Keeping On in the New York Day Sales

    Installation view of Phillips "New Now" Auction exhibition. Courtesy of Phillips. The late-September day sales in New York might not get the high-wattage attention of the splashy evening sales, but this is where auction stars of the future are made. Here’s a rundown of the notable results at Phillips, Christie’s,…

  • Press Release

    RESULTS: Post-War and Contemporary Art September Sales at Christie’s New York

    (left to right) Joan Mitchell, Violet Cypress, 1964, oil on canvas, Sold for: $1,575,000; Ed Ruscha, Wavy Robot, 1975 Gunpowder on paper. Sold for: $1,203,000 Thirtyfive Works by Ed Ruscha | 27 September 2019 Auction Total: $7,516,500 / £6,101,055 / €6,881,990 100% Sold by Value / 100% Sold by Lot Thirtyfive Works by…

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    Contemporary Curated

    Sotheby's Contemporary Curated auction is a powerful exhibition of the post-war period. The auction presents works from The Museum of Contemporary Art Cleveland, and The Drawing Center as well as from private collections. It is curated by renowned chef Massimo Bottura. The resulting selection proves that a passion for food…

    Kerry James Marshall/Auctiondaily
  • Press Release

    Repeat Auction Sales of Art by Women on the Rise

    A woman contemplates an oil painting "Un jardin pour audrey" (1974) by Joan Mitchell during the exhibition "Mitchell-Riopelle, Nothing in moderation" (Un couple dans la demesure) in the Fonds Helene et Edouard Leclerc in Landerneau, western France, last December. AFP/Getty Images Repeat auction sales of art tracked by Sotheby’s Mei Moses…

    Red Umbrella Fine Art Auctions
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    Contemporary Edition

    Curvy or straight, the strokes of contemporary art is redefining what is and isn’t acceptable. Contemporary art are works of artists living in the twenty-first century. They mirror the culture and society of their time offering their audiences a chance to rethink the familiar. From leading post-war and contemporary artists…