category archives: art

howard street entrance | san francisco museum of modern art (sfmoma) photo credit lisa walsh | innerspace matisse/diebenkorn, an art exhibition at the san francisco museum of modern art (sfmoma) from 11 march-29 may 2017, juxtaposes 40 works by french artist henri matisse (1869-1954) with 60 works by american artist richard diebenkorn (1922-1993) to suggest […]

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‘arguably the greatest example of early ming blue and white porcelain in private hands.’ sold for US$29.5 million. the second-highest price paid at auction for ming dynasty (1368-1644) porcelain. an exceptionally large, fine, and important blue and white lobed ‘fish pond’ bowl | mark and period of xuande (r. 1425-1435) sold to an asian private […]

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i recently returned from the most extraordinary trip to new york.  the primary purpose was to help a client select some artwork for their residential interior design project. exceedingly successful.  and, exceptionally inspiring. i spent most of the time that i wasn’t working gallery and museum hopping.  joan mitchell, john chamberlain, and sol lewitt in […]

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no limits:  zao wou-ki asia society | new york, ny 9 september 2016-8 january 2017 zao wou-ki (1921-2013) | homage to chu yun—05.05.55 | oil on canvas | 1955 | private collection, switzerland © zao wou-ki prolitteris, zurich | photo credit dennis bouchard via art summary zao wou-ki (1921-2013) | 09.07.67 | oil on canvas […]

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chamberlain jacob lewis gallery | new york, NY 16 september-22 october 2016 john chamberlain | rev. e. piscapalian swifty | painted and chromium plated steel | 2005 john chamberlain | valentine cactus | painted and chromium plated steel | 2003 john chamberlain | hobson’s voice | painted and chromium plated steel | 2002 photo credits […]

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