Japanese billionaire drops $110.5 million on Basquiat painting
“The first gasp was when he started the auction bidding at $57 million which is the world record for Basquiat up to last Thursday… And then there were ...
posted: 2017-05-22 18:45 Link

Morning Links: Val Kilmer Edition
The art market was still reeling from the historic sale of a untitled 1982 skull painting by Jean-Michel Basquiat for $110.5 million at Sotheby's Thursday ...
posted: 2017-05-22 12:45 Link

Basquiat painting sells for USD 110.5 million at auction
submitted by American artist Basquiat/103093" target=_blank>Jean-Michel Basquiat's, was ...
posted: 2017-05-21 03:45 Link

Painting of skull sells for record $110.5 million at New York auction
Basquiat, who died in 1988 of a heroine overdose at the age of 27, was born of a Haitian father and Puerto Rican mother in NY. Tran also said he can ...
posted: 2017-05-20 11:45 Link

Painting breaks US art record with £85m sale
A painting by Jean-Michel Basquiat has sold for a record breaking $110.5 million (£85.3 million) - 29 years after he died. The artwork, which depicts a ...
posted: 2017-05-20 11:45 Link

Fujii/Tamura review: A Pollock-like canvas of sound
There was a sense of depth here like you get staring into a Jackson Pollock painting: sound stacked upon sound stretching off to a dim infinity. The fact ...
posted: 2017-05-20 01:45 Link

Jean-Michel Basquiat artwork sets new auction record
An artwork by Jean-Michel Basquiat has sold for a record $110.5 million (about €99 million) at an auction in New York. Sotheby's said the sale of ...
posted: 2017-05-19 20:45 Link

Jean-Michel Basquiat Painting Breaks Art Auction Records With $110.5 Million Sale
Colorlines Screenshot of Yusaku Maezawa seated underneath Jean-Michel Basquiat's "Untitled" at Sotheby's in New York, taken from Twitter on May ...
posted: 2017-05-19 20:45 Link

Artprice: Basquiat breaks auction record at US$110 million, a true economic indicator for the Art ..
Basquiat's 1982 Untitled painting was purchased for US$19,000 in 1984 - thirty-three years later, it sold for 5,800 times the amount. Yesterday's ...
posted: 2017-05-19 18:45 Link

Meet the Japanese Billionaire Who Just Bought the $110.5 Million Basquiat Painting
Yusaku Maezawa is one of the richest men in Japan, and he just spent $110.5 million on a Jean-Michel Basquiat painting, the highest price for a piece ...
posted: 2017-05-19 18:45 Link

Jean-Michel Basquiat Painting Sells For Record $110.5 Million
(AllHipHop News) Jean-Michel Basquiat has been one of the most celebrated visual artists in Hip Hop history. Jay Z, Kanye West, Nas, J. Cole, Killer ...
posted: 2017-05-19 18:45 Link

Basquiat tops Warhol after painting sells for $111 million
A Japanese billionaire has bought a painting by Jean-Michel Basquiat for $110.5 million, the highest ever price paid at auction for a work by an ...
posted: 2017-05-19 18:45 Link

Art Industry News: Meet the Fun-Loving Japanese Billionaire Who Bought the $111m Basquiat + ...
Metro Pictures and 47 Canal to Collaborate – The two New York galleries will jointly present a work by Anicka Yi at Art Basel in Basel's Unlimited ...
posted: 2017-05-19 18:45 Link

How Basquiat Became the $60 Million Man
For its sale on Thursday evening, “Untitled,” a Basquiat painting from 1982, has been assigned a guaranteed price of at least $60 million by Christie's.
posted: 2017-05-17 17:45 Link

Film review: My Dear Art
The film made its world premiere in March at Hong Kong's Art Basel fair, which makes sense as many fair regulars are featured. But if it is to be shown ...
posted: 2017-05-17 08:45 Link

Scoop: VICE on HBO - Friday, May 19, 2017
"The Business of Making Art": Andy Warhol's work dramatically redefined the notion of art and questioned the very idea of what it means for an artist to ...
posted: 2017-05-16 14:45 Link

Stanley Cup Playoff postcard: Pittsburgh
The Warhol Museum on a Sunday afternoon barely was populated, though I did spot what I assumed to be a few mothers and daughters taking in the ...
posted: 2017-05-15 19:45 Link

Yumin Awards honor figures in science, society and art
Moon Young-dai, 57, an art critic, was the recipient of the award in the category of culture for his scholastic contributions regarding Byun Wol-ryung ...
posted: 2017-05-15 10:45 Link

Android Warhol? Robot Painters Take Part in Art Contest
In the coming robot revolution, one area believed to be relatively safe from automation is creativity. While artificial intelligence may soon usurp taxi ...
posted: 2017-05-12 20:45 Link

Wishful thinking inspires artist
He's also featured in a number of international magazines, including Vogue which picked his work as one of the highlights of the 2015 Outsider Art ...
posted: 2017-05-11 16:45 Link