The Macklowe Collection became last night (May 16) the highest valued art collection ever sold in auction history for $9222.2m. After a first auction hosted in Novemeber 2021 by Sotheby’s, which part of the collection reachead a total of $676.1 million, yesterdad the second part of a collection reached an extraordinary and historical record for an auctioned collection.
The iconic Shot Sage Blue Marilyn by Andy Warhol was sold yesterday, May 9, for $195 million, establishing it as the most expensive 20th century artwork to sell at auction, and the second highest price for an artwork sold in auction. Read more
NFTs have had an enourmous impact in both art market and art making. We are not yet sure if this technology is about a temporary trend or if it is really going to change the way in which we conceive digital aesthetics and images in general. In the meantime a new project is exploring the possibilities of turn part of the human body into DNA
Since 1992, art collective Cabello / Carceller has been working trough different media -installation, performance, videoart, writing and drawing- with the main objective of questioning and challenging the hegemonic means of representations in visual culture. In its most recent project, they approach to gender roles through an historical painting.