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Gallery Delaive

also visit us at: Artprice.com

or at: Artnet.com


Amsterdam

more information about Het Spiegelkwartier

current exhibitions in Amsterdam


Sam Francis

Sam Francis: samfrancis.com

Sam Francis: the website of the Sam Francis estate

Sam Francis: wikipedia encyclopedia


Karel Appel

now online the website of the Karel Appel foundation : karelappelfoundation.com

if you have any questions concerning the works of Karel Appel please contact the Karel Appel Foundation at: archive@karelappelfoundation.nl

Karel Appel: wikipedia encyclopedia


Niki de Saint Phalle

Niki de Saint Phalle:the Niki Charitable Art Foundation

Niki de Saint Phalle: Tarot gardenofficial website

Niki de Saint Phalle: Queen Califia's Magical Circle Garden


Walasse Ting

Walasse Ting:丁雄泉 - Chinese version


Ayako Rokkaku

Ayako Rokkaku: www.rokkakuayako.com

Ayako Rokkaku: www.ayakorokkaku.com


Kees van Bohemen

Kees van Bohemen: www.keesvanbohemen.nl


other

more information about graphic art: What is a print?

The Saatchi Gallery: The Saatchi Gallery - Contemporary art in London 


videos

 

Sam Francis

Audio: Sam Francis, Violet, Yellow and White





Sam Francis and Walasse Ting about Andy Warhol

Sam Francis / Walasse Ting

talking about Andy Warhol





The painter, Sam Francis

Sam Francis, the painter

trailer of the film by Jeffrey Perkins





See Walasse Ting painting

Walasse Ting

painting in the studio of Sam Francis, Venice, CA





See Karel Appel painting

Karel Appel

the great Cobra painter in action, 1962





See Ayako Rokkaku painting

Ayako Rokkaku

painting in Amsterdam in the studio of Gallery Delaive, 2007





See Ayako Rokkaku painting

Ayako Rokkaku

painting at Geisai 10





KaiKai & KiKi animation

Takashi Murakami

KaiKai & Kiki Animation




Geisai museum

Geisai museum

Takashi Murakami - Ayako Rokkaku





Niki de Saint Phalle exhibition in the Tate

Niki de Saint Phalle

exhibition at the Tate, Liverpool





Performance by Yves Klein

Yves Klein

Anthropometries of the blue period, 1960





See Picasso painting

Pablo Picasso

Visit to Picasso





See Picasso painting

Kees van Dongen

opening of Kees van Dongen exhibition in Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, Rotterdam, 1967



Artdaily

The Vatican's Sistine Chapel dazzles thanks to a revolutionary new lighting system

High above the altar in the Vatican's Sistine Chapel, the halo around Jesus Christ's head in Michelangelo's famous frescoes shines with a brighter glow, thanks to a revolutionary new lighting system. Angels, sybils and prophets in blues, pinks and golds, once lost in the gloom, are brought into sharp relief by 7,000 LED lamps designed specifically for the prized chapel, where red-hatted cardinals have elected new popes since the 15th century. A state of the art ventilation system has also been installed to protect the frescoes from humidity, enabling up to 2,000 people at a time to safely visit one of the world's top tourist attractions, which draws over six million people a year. The entire project cost some three million euros ($3.77 million) -- with 1.9 million euros spent on the lighting alone. The venture was funded in part by European Union funds, with the rest donated

Action Comics #1 may bring $350,000+ at 2014 Comics & Comic Art Signature Auction

An unrestored copy of Action Comics #1 (DC, 1938) CGC 3.0, the most desirable comic book in the world, is expected to bring $350,000+ when it crosses the block at Heritage Auctions as part of the company's Nov. 20-22, 2014 Comics & Comic Art Signature Auction. The copy of Action #1, being offered for the first time at auction, is the top comic in the Prospect Mountain Collection, a fresh-to-the-hobby grouping of more than 2,000 Golden Age comic books collected in the late 1950s and 1960s by a former Navy sailor studying illustration on the G.I. Bill in New York City. "It was a great time to find desirable Golden Age back issues," said Barry Sandoval, Director of Operations for Comic and Comic Art at Heritage. "He was able to build a collection of key Golden Age comics on the budget of a student studying under the G.I. Bill, something clearly impossible today. Having experienced World War II as a child he was

Lost Fergusson painting, discovered in French attic, to feature in Christie's sale

Christie’s announced details of the Modern British and Irish Art Evening Sale which will take place on 19 November 2014. Featuring 35 lots, the auction presents stellar examples of 20th century British sculpture and painting including John Duncan Fergusson’s Poise (estimate: £80,000-120,000), six paintings by L.S. Lowry, led by Coal Barge (estimate: £700,000-1,000,000), and Euan Uglow’s masterpiece entitled Three In One (estimate: £500,000-800,000), which is considered to be the artist’s most important painting to come to the market. The strong selection of modern sculpture is led by Figure (Sunion) by Dame Barbara Hepworth (estimate: £600,000-800,000), as well as sculpture by leading artists of the genre including Henry Moore, Lynn Chadwick, Dame Elisabeth Frink, and Naum Gabo, among others. The Modern British and Irish Evening Sale as a whole features works with estimates ranging from £50,000 to £700,000 and i

Munnings painting found in shed to be sold at Bonhams East Anglian Picture Sale

A charming watercolour of cows grazing before hay wagons by the famous East Anglian artist, Sir Alfred Munnings, features in Bonhams East Anglian Picture Sale in Knightsbridge, London on Tuesday 18th November. It is estimated at £8,000-12,000. The work was among a car load of prints and paintings brought to a valuation day at Bonhams Reepham office by the owner who had been storing them in his shed. He decided to have a clear out and see what they might be worth. Bonhams picture specialist Daniel Wright said ‘Most of the pictures were prints of little value so I was astonished when the Munnings emerged. It was just about the last picture to be brought out of the car and it came as a great surprise. Fortunately it must have been a dry shed and the picture is in good condition.’ The watercolour is one of four works by Munnings in the sale. A self portrait in pen and ink is estimated at £3,000-5,000 and an

A Jewel of the Silver Age: Valentin Serov's Portrait of Maria Zetlin to be offered at Christie's

Christie’s will offer Valentin Serov’s masterwork Portrait of Maria Zetlin (1882-1976) (estimate: £1,500,000-2,500,000) in their auction of Important Russian Art on 24 November. Sold to benefit the Ramat Gan Museums in Israel, this extraordinary portrait depicts Maria Zetlin, the doyenne of Russian émigré life in Paris, and appears on the market for the first time in history. Moshe Abramowitz, Vice Mayor of the city of Ramat Gan and Meir Aharonson, Chief Curator and Artistic Director comment: ‘Over fifty years ago, Ramat Gan Municipality promised the Zetlin family that the Collection would be well-presented so that it would occupy its rightful place in the city’s cultural life. In order to fulfil this promise, the Municipality wishes to upgrade the exhibition space and improve its visibility and accessibility to a wider audience. Ramat Gan has learned from leading Museums in the world that the results of a suc