The New York Times, "Robert Indiana Had all But Vanished in Recent Years. Some Friends Wonder Why," May 22, 2018.
National Public Radio (NPR), "Artist Robert Indiana Dies At 89: The Story Behind 'LOVE,'" May 22, 2018.
Artnet News, "Robert Indiana, the Pop Art Hero Who Gave Us ‘LOVE,’ Dies at 89 Amid Legal Battle Over His Work," May 22, 2018.
Russell Young's "Jimi Hendrix" silkscreen print, which was expected to earn $6,000-$9,000 at Sotheby's "Contemporary Art Day" Auction on May 17, 2018, acheived an impressive $30,000.
Sotheby's, "Jimi Hendrix," Lot 539, May 17, 2018.
ArtNews, "$45.3 M. Basquiat Is Top Lot in Robust $131.6 M. Phillips Sale of 20th-Century and Contemporary Art," May 17, 2018.
The Art Newspaper, "Basquiat’s $20m work takes centre stage in Phillips sale,"May 4, 2018.
Art & Object, "Phillips to Offer Basquiat's "Flexible" for First Time at Auction," March 30, 2018.
Bloomberg, Basquiat's "‘Flesh and Spirit’ Fetches $30.7 Million at Sotheby's," May 16, 2018.
New York Times, "Contested Auction of Basquiat Painting Can Proceed, Judge Rules," May 8, 2018.
Artnet News, "Judge Throws Out a Collector’s Claim to Halt Sotheby’s Planned Sale of a $30 Million Basquiat," May 8, 2018.
InStyle Magazine, "Street Artist Swoon on Why Her Work Can Be Girly and Gritty," May 1, 2018.
Taglialatella artist, Swoon, in the News: Completely consuming the space of the Zaha Hadid-designed Contemporary Arts Center in Cincinnati, “The Canyon” recalls the celebrated street artist’s beginnings as a guerrilla artist New York. It features, among other works, a new immersive, mixed-media installation, “Medea,” reflecting on Swoon‘s childhood, during which she witnessed her parent’s lifelong struggle with addiction and substance abuse.
This year’s fair highlights include artist Logan Hicks, who is being honored with the fourth Art Wynwood Tony Goldman Lifetime Artistic Achievement Award, which will be presented by Nick Korniloff, Vice President, Art Miami, and Jessica Goldman, CEO, Goldman Global Arts, during a private four-course dinner at the brand new Boulud Sud on Friday, February 16th.
Rubem Robierb's Juxtaposed opens next week in Houston...
Cincinnati Ballet and Cincinati Contemporary Arts Center to Showcase Street Artist ‘Swoon’ - via CityBeat.
James Rosenquist, who helped define Pop Art in its 1960s heyday with his boldly scaled painted montages of commercial imagery and graphic style, died on Friday in New York City. He was 83 years old. Via The New York Times
Logan Hicks was selected to paint the famous Bowery Wall (on Houston St.), and has just completed it over the weekend. A huge honor for street artists and New York-based artists alike, the wall was once painted by Keith Haring, and has recently been painted by well-known artists such as Swoon, Kenny Scharf, Ron English and others...
Love and War collide in Rubem Robierb's latest show
NY Fine Arts Examiner
In the news this weekend, Taglialatella Galleries recommends reading the following: Polly Mosendz, of Bloomberg Business, assesses the rumor mill's relationship to Banksy sales in an article titled "You Know Who Banksy Is? Pay Up".
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