Three astronauts float over a suite of abandoned luggage in the Museum of Modern Art’s Agnes Gund Garden Lobby. Some of the suitcases are adorned with stuffed animals and pictures of cats and dogs.
Leon Black, the billionaire co- founder of investment firm Apollo Global Management LLC, made Art & Auction magazine’s list of the 10 most powerful art world participants for the first time.
Leon Black, the billionaire co- founder of private-equity firm Apollo Global Management LLC, made Art & Auction magazine’s list of the 10 most powerful art world participants for the first time.
Andy Warhol led Sotheby’s biggest auction as the Pop Art icon’s silk-screen painting “Silver Car Crash (Double Disaster)” sold for $105.4 million in New York.
A Francis Bacon triptych became the priciest artwork at auction in the biggest sale ever last night in New York.
Jeff Koons’s sculpture “Balloon Dog” sold for $58.4 million at Christie’s in New York tonight, an auction record for a living artist.
Serenely, she looks over her shoulder at us with an assured gaze, a passageway built of faith and true devotion.
China’s richest man, Wang Jianlin, bought Picasso’s painting of his young children, Claude and Paloma, for $28.2 million at Christie’s in New York yesterday, the auction house said.
How to make your eyes glaze over as New York's fall auction sales get under way this week:
The founders of New York’s Dia Art Foundation sued the organization and Sotheby’s to block the auctioning of artworks they say were donated with the intention of keeping them available to the public.
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- Gerhard Richter on Oct 14, 2013