The iconic portrait of Marilyn Monroe by the father of Pop Art Andy Warhol was auctioned by Christie’s for 195 million dollars, beating the previous record attributed to “Les Femmes d’Alger”, a work by Picasso sold in 2015 for $ 179.4 million.
We are pleased to publish, in collaboration with The Way Magazine, an interview with the famous English contemporary artist Sara Pope, known throughout the world for being able to convey, with her works of art, the intense emotions of the human being starting from the representation of a single small part of the body: the lips!
We are thrilled to show you a new special limited edition print by Sara Pope made using silk-screen and lithographic techniques and signed and numbered by hand by the artist:
Andy Warhol, a multifaceted and brilliant artist, perhaps one of the best known exponents of contemporary art, is considered by all to be the father of Pop Art. However, there are many curiosities about life and his works that not everyone knows. Here are 15 to read all in one go.
As often happens, as the success of an artist grows, also those who try to take advantage of it to sell counterfeit works are growing. What to pay attention when buying a KAWS work?
“Believe in yourself, have a story, get other people to work for you”. These are some of the suggestions that artist Mark Kostabi gives to young artists who want to make their dreams come true in an interview with the Artnet art blog a few years ago.
“Toxic Mary”, also titled Virgin Mary, is a series of Banksy prints that first appeared in Turf War, the controversial street artist’s first major exhibition in London in 2003.
Although he himself liked to define himself as the photographer of “attractive people doing attractive things in attractive places”, there is much, much more in Slim Aarons’ photographs.
Selling artworks between individuals, at auctions or through galleries is always a difficult choice. Find out how to best orient yourself and make the right decision.