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Tag: Miyoko Ito

  • Auction Result

    Auction Results: Post War and Contemporary Art at Hindman

    Works by Bob Thompson, Miyoko Ito, and Cy Twombly Exceed Estimates Hindman’s Post War and Contemporary Art sale concluded on May 21, 2020, in Chicago with several lots far surpassing their presale estimates. It was held during a week of fine art and design events, with 600 lots offered during…

    Auction Results Post War and Contemporary Art at Hindman-1
  • Auction Industry

    HINDMAN TO HOST A WEEK OF SPRING FINE ART AUCTIONS THIS MONTH

    Chicago — Hindman will continue to host remote auctions in the month of May with a week-long line up of Fine Art and Design auctions, beginning May 19.  Hindman’s Post War and Contemporary Art, Prints and Photographs, American and European Art, Modern Design and Early 20th Century Design auctions will collectively offer almost 600 lots of…

    HINDMAN TO HOST A WEEK OF SPRING FINE ART AUCTIONS THIS MONTH
  • Artists

    Artist to Know: Miyoko Ito

    Paintings from Chicago Artist Come to Auction with Hindman For many years, Miyoko Ito was virtually unknown outside of Chicago. She painted abstract works with traces of Surrealism and Cubism during the 1960s and 70s. At the time, New York was embracing Pop Art, and many of Ito’s contemporaries in…

    Artist to Know Miyoko Ito
  • Auction Preview

    Post War and Contemporary Art

    While many paintings represent the outer world, Abstract works tend to represent emotions or give a form to inner states and moods. Cy Twombly particularly embraced abstraction after touring the Mediterannean. Many of his works figuratively expressed his internal emotions and ideas. One of Twombly’s untitled paintings from 1965 will…

    Jean Dubuffet (French, 1901-1985) Paysage, 1974
  • Press Release

    Hindman's December 11 Post War And Contemporary ART Auction Sets Four More Records For Chicago Imagists

    Chicago – Hindman’s December 11 Post War and Contemporary Art auction surpassed presale expectations, realizing over $1.9 million and setting four global auction records for an astounding session of works by the Chicago Imagists. The department has continued to set a strong precedent for the collective, achieving a total of eight records…

    HINDMAN’S DECEMBER 11 POST WAR AND CONTEMPORARY ART AUCTION SETS FOUR MORE RECORDS FOR CHICAGO IMAGISTS
  • Auction Preview

    Post War and Contemporary Art

    The upcoming Post War and Contemporary Art auction presented by Hindman Auctions will feature items from several 20th-century artisans. Leading the sale is a sculpture carved in 1982 by Carl Andre. His work was inspired by the concepts of simplicity and minimalism. Andre designed sculptures with factory-cut wood, bricks, and…

    Lester Johnson (American, 1919-2010) City Women