Jean-Michel Basquiat (American, 1960-1988) Mixed Media

Modern and 19th Century Art with Asian Antiques Lead April 12 Auction at 888 Auctions

  • 2018-03-28
  • 888 Auctions

Richmond Hill, ON – As the temperature rises, so have hammer prices at 888 Auctions. And this is in no small part bolstered by the rising hammer prices achieved by the fine art sold ...

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In November 2017, Christie’s New York sold 'Salvator Mundi,' a depiction of Christ as ‘Saviour of the World,’ by Leonardo da Vinci, for $450,312,500 (including buyer’s premium), the highest price ever paid for a painting at auction.

The Arts Contribute More Than $760 Billion to the U.S. Economy

  • 2018-03-26

New data released earlier this month by the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) and the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) offers an insightful picture of the impact the arts have ...

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Thelma Golden, photographed by Julie Skarratt

J. Paul Getty Medal to go to Thelma Golden, Agnes Gund and Richard Serra

  • 2018-03-26

The J. Paul Getty Trust announced today it will present the annual J. Paul Getty Medal to Thelma Golden, director and chief curator of the Studio Museum in Harlem; Agnes Gund, president ...

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Issa Lampe.  Photo courtesy of Jessica Smolinski, Yale University Art Gallery.

$5M Gift to Smart Museum Establishes Feitler Center for Academic Inquiry

  • 2018-03-25

The Smart Museum of Art announces the creation of the Feitler Center for Academic Inquiry, a new center that will integrate object-driven inquiry into the educational mission of the ...

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