6 Press Releases

Tag: Yves Klein

  • Auction Result

    Sotheby’s Metaverse: First Auction on Dedicated NFT Platform Bags $18.7 Million

    Seven months after Beeple’s massive collection of non-fungible tokens (NFTs) made history at Christie’s, competitor Sotheby’s has taken another aggressive step into the digital art world. The company has officially launched an in-house NFT platform: Sotheby’s Metaverse. Sotheby’s is the first major auction company to directly rival dedicated crypto marketplaces…

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  • Art World

    Art and the Absence of It: A History of Invisible Art That Involved Nothingness

    Jens Haaning, Take the Money and Run, 2021. Image courtesy of Niels Fabæk, Kunsten Museum of Modern Art Aalborg. A Danish museum loaned artist Jens Haaning USD 84,000 to create two works of art using the banknotes. The museum received Haaning’s work a few days before the planned exhibition. However,…

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  • Auction Industry

    Sotheby’s Photographs Celebrates 50 Years by Auctioning 50 Masterworks

    Harry Callahan, Barbara and Eleanor, Chicago, 1953. Image from Sotheby’s. Sotheby’s Photographs department will celebrate its 50th anniversary with a major timed sale that crosses the Atlantic Ocean. The auction house will present 50 photographic masterworks, with lots 1 - 25 available in New York and lots 26 - 50…

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  • Auction Industry

    Sotheby’s Honors the Work of Christo and Jeanne-Claude

    Active since the 1960s, Christo and Jeanne-Claude are remembered for their outdoor sculpture installations made of fabric and plastic. Following Christo’s death in late May of 2020, several works from the artist duo are coming to auction on February 17th, 2021 with Sotheby’s Paris. These works offer a rare opportunity…

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  • Galleries

    'LOVE Is In The Air' Is A Robert Indiana Retrospective At Galerie Gmurzynska

    Galerie Gmurzynska has announced the opening of “LOVE is in the Air” a career-spanning exhibition of notable and rarely seen works by Robert Indiana, on Tuesday March 10th. The exhibition will feature works from 1959-2007 highlighting Indiana’s expansive and multi-faceted career and be on display until April 5th, 2020. Galerie Gmurzynska has…

    Robert Indiana, LOVE WALL (Red Blue), 1966-2007
  • Exhibitions

    Ten Essential Works In The Reina Sofía Museum

    Founded in 1992, the Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia is one of the most important museums in Spain, as it offers visitors an extensive collection of more than 21,000 works of contemporary art. Today, we are going to talk about ten essential works in the Reina Sofía Museum.…