Portrait of Sotheby’s Senior International Specialist and Auctioneer Michael Macaulay during “The Now” evening auction, 2022. Courtesy of Sotheby’s New York. On the same day that the Dow dropped 1,100 points, Phillips’s 20th-century and contemporary art evening sale netted a company best of $225 million in sales. Much was uncertain entering the spring New York
May 20, 2022
London’s Victoria and Albert Museum has signed an agreement with the French city of Bayeux that will see them work together on scholarship surrounding the Bayeux Tapestry, a 223-foot-long work that ranks among the most important pieces of the Middle Ages. The deal, first reported by the Times of London, could put the V&A one
Artists Disappear From This Year’s List of the U.K.’s Richest People While Collectors With Russian Ties Fall Down the Ranks
Here’s who’s on and who’s off. The post Artists Disappear From This Year’s List of the U.K.’s Richest People While Collectors With Russian Ties Fall Down the Ranks appeared first on Artnet News.
A group of artifacts from the collection of the Ethnological Museum of the Prussian Cultural Heritage Foundation will be brought to Namibia as the conclusion of a transnational research project. The Berlin-based organization worked with the Museums Association of Namibia to determine the history and cultural significance of some 1400 objects. Of that lot, 23
The exhibition takes feeling to a whole new level. The post Catch the Sensation! London’s Design Museum Hosts the World’s First Exhibition Dedicated to ASMR appeared first on Artnet News.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art is an institution that not only shapes the history of art but also the history of fashion, as becomes clear time the Met’s Costume Institute puts on exhibits in conjunction with the Met Gala. The Met Gala has been split into two events these past two years, with the one
On a Friday afternoon, we often put Four Tet on in the Juxtapoz universe for a little pick me up. Today, we get an exclusive on Four Tet’s KH project, and a new video of visuals created by Trevor Jackson. The visuals are based around a graphic optical illusion abstraction of the 3LW record sleeve that KH
‘Painting Is Like Keeping a Diary’: Artist Cristina BanBan on Exploring Her Psyche by Depicting the Lives of Others
The Spanish-born painter is especially interested in depicting women. The post ‘Painting Is Like Keeping a Diary’: Artist Cristina BanBan on Exploring Her Psyche by Depicting the Lives of Others appeared first on Artnet News.