Plus, watch Professor Kalup Linzy’s disciples of melodrama carry out their NYU ultimate tasks, and a Maine artist tracks down her 600 Facebook pals. The highlights of 2011’s Artnet Auctions, for these of you who have not yet started being attentive to the haps in online art gross sales. Artnet News MARCH ART-FAIR MADNESS IN NYCIt’s not just “Armory Week.” At least 10 art gala’s are coming to New York this month. All concerning the new Barnes Foundation facility in Philadelphia, life at the post-biennial Whitney, and Miami’s Seven art honest lands in New York. a hundred and ten artists on the 30th Sao Paulo Bienal, critics trash Damien Hirst’s retrospective at Tate Modern and a Cooper Union student’s tuition protest prank.
(The 1987 portrait Ada and Louise went for $1.2 million at Christie’s London.) Then, last October, Phillips London reset the record when the 1972 portray Blue Umbrella I …Continue Reading