Henry Kravis, the king of rough-and- tumble leveraged buyouts, picked up a phone at his home in Palm Beach, Florida, and called the chief executive officer of one of Spain’s biggest producers of building materials.
Cindy Sherman represents everything that is wrong with the contemporary art world.
Madonna gave Cindy Sherman a smooch inside the atrium of the Museum of Modern Art last night as the dinner portion of its “Party in the Garden” fundraiser wound down.
Sotheby’s had a hard act to follow.
Adam Sender, one of the first hedge-fund managers to get serious about contemporary art, is putting much of his collection on the auction block after shutting his firm Exis Capital Management Inc.
Ai Weiwei has a showstopper in this year’s Venice Biennale.
The huge red lips hover over the landscape like a pair of sexy nuzzling blimps in Man Ray’s “Observatory Time -- the Lovers.”
The collector Ingvild Goetz announced she is donating her Munich museum and 375 contemporary artworks to the state of Bavaria, and will hand over more than 4,000 other works on permanent loan.
"Untitled Film Still."
- Cindy Sherman on Feb 22, 2012