The Musée du Quai Branly mixes old with new too.… Read more
Wow this is bad! Buy primary so you know it’s real? As my grandfather always said, you get what you pay for.… Read more
It hasn’t been a time to buy for a while now. Prices are strong for the good stuff, if you happen to have what someone else wants. Josh, you’ve been around this quite a while (bearing a strong resemblance to Willem de Kooning, even), and I read your BaerFaxt.com
to keep myself informed all the time. Everything in life is cyclical, and the art market is no different. There are… Read more
Dear Christie’s Senior Vice President, Anchorage:
I have owned about 10 Basquiats in my life, and I had the pleasure of seeing a Michael Jackson concert with him in 1984, and watching him smoke a huge spliff. I don’t want to pull my Basquiat off the wall, however, I’ll never say never. Perhaps if you have a great one to trade we can talk turkey, until then, keep your speargun… Read more
Last fall it was reported that the great Tom Krens was off the Guggenheim’s Abu Dhabi project, which seemed like big news because Mr. Krens was the creative mind and promoter of the project, but what’s even more strange is that we haven’t heard boo from the art world’s consummate museum showman since.
The Whitney Museum of American Art will soon abandon its architectural landmark on Madison Avenue (it… Read more