Authenticating Andy Warhol Works

Andy Warhol is perhaps the Contemporary Artist who best predicted the preoccupations of our times, despite dying over two decades ago. His cultivation of an artistic persona, relentless recording of the minutiae of everyday life and love of new technology in many ways prefigured the way many of us use social media to create an... Read More

The Outstanding October Auction Calendar

September saw a wildly successful Monterey Car Week produce over $370m in total sales, which is the third highest ever. This number wouldn’t have been possible without the multiple record breaking sales scattered throughout the auctions, like the 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO that sold for $48.4m. If you missed the action packed week and like... Read More

Joan Mitchell’s Mid 1900’s Paintings Provide the Breakout Fall Show of 2018

Last week Joan Mitchell: Paintings from the Middle of the Last Century, 1953–1962 opened at Cheim and Read in Chelsea. The exhibition considers one of the most productive nine-year periods of the painter’s life. Mitchell came to fame in the 1950s and continued to make waves within the art world for her large-scale gestural abstract expressionist paintings in the decades to come. Within... Read More