category archives: art

one city (london). four art exhibitions (cézanne | modigliani | soutine | basquiat). during our december weekend in london, my husband, bob, and i made it to three out of four.   modigliani @ the tate modern amadeo modgliani (1884-1920) | self portrait as pierrot | 1915 | statens museum fur kunst | copenhagen, denmark […]

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california winegrower, anne moeller-racke, describes the donum estate winery as ‘the ultimate pinot noir project’. now, thanks to danish businessman and art collector allan warburg, and his partners, who purchased the donum estate winery from anne in 2011, the estate could also be described as the ultimate contemporary sculpture park. jaume plensa | sanna, giant […]

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listed for US$6 million. the new york apartment (and art studio) of colombian artist, fernando botero. 900 park avenue | apartments 22D and 22E | new york, NY 10021 listed for US$6 million | sotheby’s international realty photo credit yoo jean han via wsj.com click here to read about the contemporary sculpture park in pietrasanta, […]

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pietrasanta, italy is an art and an artisan center.  a place to experience art.  and, a place to learn about the process of making art. the town center not only is filled with art galleries, but also is an international contemporary sculpture park (parco internazionale della scultura contemporanea).  about 40 sculptures are either permanently installed […]

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sold for US$37.7 million. a northern song dynasty (960-1127) ru guanyao brush washer. the most expensive piece of chinese ceramics ever sold at auction. a highly important and extremely rare ru guanyao brush washer | northern song dynasty (960-1127) sold for 294,287,500 HKD (US$37.7 million) | song-important chinese ceramics from the le cong tang collection […]

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