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Baltic Announces Partnership with Sky Arts

. December 1, 2009

BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art is delighted to announce a new media partnership with international satellite broadcaster BSkyB’s arts channel Sky Arts. The joint venture began in October 09, centers on Baltic’s autumn season and culminates in a documentary Sky Arts at Baltic to be broadcast in December across the Sky Arts television channels and […]

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Jeff Koons “Elephant” (Purple) for Sotheby’s Sale

Jeff Koons “Elephant” (Purple) for Sotheby’s Sale

. December 1, 2009

One of the major events at Sotheby’s this Autumn promises to be the sale in Paris on December 8 of a unique work by Jeff Koons: “Elephant” (Purple), donated by the artist to the Foundation Claude Pompidou in 2009. This masterpiece from 1999 (estimate €300,000-400,000) will be sold to help finance the Foundation’s most recent […]

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Paintings from Band Estate Sold at Heffel

Paintings from Band Estate Sold at Heffel

. December 1, 2009

Fifteen masterworks from the collection of Helen E. Band estate brought in a combined $10,494,024, and with the other 84 lots in Heffel’s second session of Fine Canadian Art, totaled $17.5-million. The first session featuring Canadian Post-War and Contemporary Art that occurred between 4 p.m. and 6:05 p.m. brought in $3.3-million. The two sessions combined […]

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Giacometti, Hodler and Vallotton Artworks for Sotheby’s Swiss Art Sale

Giacometti, Hodler and Vallotton Artworks for Sotheby’s Swiss Art Sale

. November 30, 2009

Sotheby’s auction of Swiss Art will be held in Zurich, on Monday, 7th December 2009, at 6pm. Urs Lanter and Stéphanie Schleining Deschanel, Specialists of Swiss Art at Sotheby’s, will offer 123 lots spanning more than 250 years of Swiss artistic history. The sale highlights classical artists such as Amiet, Anker, Biéler, Bocion, Buchet, Calame, […]

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Zoe Leonard Photographs at MUMOK

Zoe Leonard Photographs at MUMOK

. November 30, 2009

“Photographs” is the first major survey of the work of American artist Zoe Leonard. In addition to early works from the 1980s and 1990s, the MUMOK exhibition will include “Analogue”, a series of 412 photographs produced between 1998 and 2009 in which Leonard investigates the changes in the urban landscape and economy resulting from a […]

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