The Musee d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris is playing it safe. Presenting the first retrospective of the U.S. photographer Larry Clark in France, it has restricted access to visitors over 18.
Even before Jean-Michel Basquiat died of a heroin overdose at 27, his friends began selling the paintings he’d given them, cashing in on his meteoritic success.
Paintings by Jean-Michel Basquiat, Peter Doig and Gerhard Richter starred in a $127 million sale as the auction market for contemporary art continued to grow.
I Nyoman Masriadi pours two glasses from a bottle of 18-year-old Macallan single-malt Scotch.
A Francis Bacon triptych self- portrait is estimated to sell for as much as $24 million at a sale in London next month.