6 Press Releases

Tag: Shirin Neshat

  • Auction Preview

    Cindy Sherman’s Untitled Clown Portrait Comes to Auction With Sotheby’s

    Explaining the concept behind her famous Clown series, photographer Cindy Sherman said, “When I started doing this series I started thinking of clowns as a whole race of people, but people just like anyone else. I thought I should do a housewife clown, a clown at the gym... I was…

    Untitled 425 mural-sized chromogenic print by Cindy Sherman.
  • Auction Preview

    Robert Mapplethorpe’s Photos Highlight Upcoming Hindman Auction

    In the upcoming photography auction, presented by Hindman, Robert Mapplethorpe’s black-and-white photograph titled Calla Lily will be available for bidding. This particular piece comes from Mapplethorpe’s series of flower photographs, which were taken throughout his career. These images represent his fascination with nature’s beauty, a departure from his previous focus…

    Robert Mapplethorpe (American, 1946-1989) Calla Lilies, 1988
  • Artists, Auction Industry

    Artist to Know: Shirin Neshat

    Hindman’s Photography Auction Brings Print From ‘Soliloquy’ Series Iranian artist Shirin Neshat spent the first few years of her adult life in New York City. When she returned to Iran in 1990, Neshat found a culture and political climate that was radically different from what she remembered. Navigating her cultural…

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  • Auction Industry

    Hindman Auctions to present first dedicated photography sale

    Alex Prager (American, b. 1979), Untitled (Parts 3), 2014. Archival pigment print. 48 x 74 1/2 inches. Estimate: $10,000 - $15,000. CHICAGO, IL.- On January 21, Hindman will present its first dedicated photography sale. The January Photography auction features a curated selection of rare and noteworthy photographs, including classic images by Ruth Bernhard,…

    Hindman Auctions to present first dedicated photography sale
  • Artists

    Artists In Focus: Three Free-Thinkers

    If you missed them at Frieze Los Angeles, there’s still time to catch ongoing exhibitions of Do Ho Suh, Shirin Neshat and Gala Porras-Kim in Los Angeles and London. Claire Wrathall reveals why these artists should be on your to-view list  Do Ho Suh Born Seoul, 1962; lives and works…

    Artists in focus: three free-thinkers
  • Art Fairs

    Leila Heller Gallery To Present Monumental Sculpture By Alexis Laurent At Artmrkt Hamptons July 14-17, 2011

    Leila Heller Gallery, New York, is presenting a site specific monumental new work by San Francisco-based sculptor Alexis Laurent at artMRKT Hamptons, a new modern and contemporary art fair, debuting Thursday, July 14 through Sunday, July 17, 2011, on the grounds of the Bridgehampton Historical Society in Bridgehampton, New York. Alexis…

    Leila Heller Gallery To Present Monumental Sculpture By Alexis Laurent At Artmrkt Hamptons July 14-17, 2011