Month: October 2021

Rugby player turned collector organizes contemporary African art sale for Sotheby’s London

Maro Itoje has organized a selection of contemporary works of art, mainly works depicting black subjects, for the Sotheby’s sale in London from November 4-10. Courtesy of Sotheby’s Text size Maro Itoje, an English rugby player who has collected African art since 2014, has organized an edition of portraits of contemporary African artists and works […]

Committee approves funding for Mvskoke art market 2022

Lani Hansen / Principal Rapporteur OKMULGEE, Oklahoma – The Muscogee (Creek) Nation National Council held a meeting of the Business, Finance and Justice Committee on October 21 via teleconference. All adopted laws will be submitted to the full Council at the regular session on October 30. BFJ discussed the following legislation, the interpretation of which […]

Skinner Modern and Contemporary Art Sale Set for November

Skinner Auctioneers will hold a live auction of modern and contemporary art on Friday 12e November 2021. The sale will showcase a diverse selection of Asian, American and European artists whose careers span from the beginning of the Impressionist period to the contemporary market today. The sale features notable examples of acclaimed artists working outside […]

Young emerging artists are propelling the art market skyward

What is clear from recent major contemporary art sales is that booming stock markets and low interest rates are pushing collectors to spend, and they seem to be more interested in works by younger artists. and more diverse. In London earlier this month, nine of the 10 Best Performing Works of Art, that is, pieces […]

Japanese Art Commission Platform CEO Skeb warns of misinformation around NFTs – Interest

Kazunari Kida expressed concern that artists may misunderstand DFTs as a form of art ownership The NFT (Non-Fungible Token) boom has accelerated in the anime and manga industries in recent months, but the practice of tying art to NFTs has also raised concerns in art communities about Potential scams, money laundering and their environmental impact. […]

Mass Effect’s Garrus Is Cooler Than Ever In Epic Comic Art Commission

A new character portrayal from comedic artist Declan Shalvey makes Mass Effect’s Garrus cooler than ever, as the spear watches fans. Everyone’s favorite spear, Garrus Vakarian from the hit video game series Mass Effect, just received new art from acclaimed comic book artist Declan Shalvey. In the past, Shalvey has worked with Image Comics and […]

Journey to Japan at the Bonhams Tradition Travel and Transition Japanese Art Sale in London

London – The fascination with Japan as a travel destination speaks to many. Before the world is ready for tourism again, Bonhams has assembled a collection of Japanese prints capturing the most scenic, albeit uncrowded and isolated, sides of Japan in the 20and century. This collection of Shin Hanga (New Print) by Kawase Hasui (1883-1957) […]

Friends of Wheaton Library is hosting a holiday book and art sale November 11-14

The Friends of Wheaton Public Library are busy preparing for the return of the popular holiday book and art sale from November 11-14. The sale features like-new gift books for children and adults, leather-bound treasures, autographed copies, Christmas items, first editions, nostalgia items, silent auctions, and framed and unframed artwork. framed. All items for sale […]

Dunwoody Art Commission Endorses Spruill Butterflies and Carved Wood Mural

The Dunwoody Art Commission approved two public art installations at its October 5 meeting, paving the way for projects including metal butterflies and a carved wood fresco depicting the history of Dunwoody to begin with. The carved wood mural comes from the spirit of the Dunwoody Preservation Trust and will be located outside the Donaldson-Bannister […]

The contemporary art market rebounds with record sales

After the beatings sustained in spring 2020 by the Covid-19 crisis, the contemporary art market has jumped, with $ 2.7 billion in auctions recorded between June 2020 and June 2021, according to Artprice, which released its annual report on Monday. The record figure follows the 36 percent drop hit the market in the first half […]

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