Norman Rockwell’s iconic 1943 Thanksgiving scene, “Freedom From Want,” vies for attention with a giant portrait of Mitt Romney by contemporary artist Richard Phillips in a new exhibition space in Chelsea.
LeRoy Neiman, the flamboyantly mustachioed painter whose vivid portraits of athletes and celebrities made him one of the best-known and most commercially successful American artists, has died. He was 91.
The newest banner in the window of the Andy Warhol Museum in Pittsburgh features a strikingly realistic portrait of Superman. Unfazed as bullets bounce from his chest, neck and forehead, the Man of Steel wears a calm, resolute expression, made all the more convincing by the creases and fine lines of early middle age.