Davidoff Humidor Limited edition by French marquetry artist Rose Saneuil. Cigar tobacco leaves from the region of Damajagua used for the first time in marquetry to create a limited edition of only 20 unique masterpieces specially shown at Art Basel Hong Kong.
Author Dr Clare McAndrew, founder of Art Economics, The Art Market 2017 analyses the art market. The report is independent and objective, studying the global art market by looking at its different segments such as gallery business, auction houses, trends and changing patterns of global wealth and art collecting, art fairs, online sales and the economic […]
‘Deductive Object’ is inspired by the Indian stones polished in an ovoid shape and painted in the traditional Korean colours. This ‘cosmic egg’ implies a totality creating around mirrors and lights as a wrapping space. Kukje/Tina Kim Gallery.
‘Not a Shield but a Weapon’ is an installation of 180 reproduced high-end Asprey’s handbags evoking the effects of trade liberation in the Philippines.This particular handbag worn by Margaret Thatcher’s on her walk with Ronald Reagan was featured in a 1985 photograph to be later sold for £25,000 in a charity action. Silverlens Gallery.
This project ‘Summit’ takes us to a potential meeting of the most significant Communist leaders in history: Lenin, Mao, Kim II Sung, Ho Chin Minh and Fidel Castro. While the others are already in glass coffins, Castro lies faintly breathless and speechless. In times of world economic crisis, which ideas reflect our sensibilities? Is it […]
In this year’s edition of Encounters, curator Alexie Glass-Kantor explores the role time plays in an ‘encounter’, investigating the representation of time in art and how we use history, politics and culture to carve our own space in time. The installation by Argentinian artist Rikrit Tiravanija is a large-scale maze build with the traditional-tied bamboo […]
Visiting the Studio of David Banegas in Doral Miami. Bolivian-born artist specializing in action paintings known for his colourful paintings of Hollywood historic and contemporary A-Listers such as Marilyn Monroe, Heath Ledger and Johnny Ledger.
Artist Elena Kupreeva explores new ways to express herself and captures beauty with uniqueness. Art, in many forms, has always fascinated her. Embracing a floral surrounding of pastels, textures and techniques.
Audemars Piguet celebrates their collaboration with artists Dan Holdsworth & Sebastian Errazuriz at Art Basel 2016.