Basquiat – A Cornucopia of Riches

New York these days is awash in mostly exquisite works by Jean-Michel Basquiat, thanks to Read more…

A Salute to Sir John Richardson

Over the course of many years and numerous articles I’d written that touched on the Read more…

A Couple of Takeaways from the Armory Show at Pier 94

There were (at least) two paintings at The Armory Show 25 from galleries that I Read more…

Phillips Small but Tidy Evening Sale

Phillips small but tidy evening sale of 20th Century and Contemporary Art at its sleek Read more…

Christie’s Big Night for Hockney But Little Excitement Overall

Apart from a single David Hockney painting that contributed almost half of the £79.3/$104.1 million Read more…

Sotheby’s Rock Solid Contemporary Night

Sotheby’s London season opener contemporary art evening sale though absent of masterpieces, nevertheless delivered rock Read more…

At ADAA Art Show, Amid Scattered Sales and Rare Henry Ossawa Tanner Presentation

The Art Show, the Art Dealers Association of America’s 30-year-old fair on the Upper East Read more…

Sotheby’s Small But Solid Night

In a small but solid evening led by Claude Monet’s sparkling Venetian scene, Sotheby’s Impressionist Read more…

Christie’s Chunky & Long Impressionist & Modern & Art of the Surreal Evening Sale

Though marred by a number of pricey buy-ins, Christie’s London combo single owner, Impressionist & Read more…

Angela Davis Honored in Birmingham Alabama

Angela Davis, the 75 year old human rights activist and author was honored on Saturday Read more…