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  • The Louvre Museum Creates Guided Tour Based on Beyonce, Jay-Z’s Video

    21 Jul 2018

    The Louvre has created a guided tour of the art featured in Beyonce and Jay Z’s new ‘Apesh*t’ video. The clip showed the Carters having their own private run of the famous Parisian art museum for the Everything is Love single.   The 90-minute guided tour – currently held Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday – showcases 17 pieces in the museum’s […]

  • How to Invest in Art

    17 Jul 2018

    $450m. The record amount for which Salvator Mundi, the long-lost Leonardo da Vinci painting, commissioned by King Louis XII of France around 1505, was sold at auction in New York in November 2017 last year. Interacting with an artwork is a truly emotional experience. The art market can’t help but be a space where money […]

  • Art Basel’s Parent Company Is Launching a New Fair in Singapore Next Year

    15 Jul 2018

    Art Basel’s Swiss parent company MCH Group will launch an art fair in Singapore called ART SG in November 2019, expanding its regional art fair enterprise to Southeast Asia. The fair is a joint venture between MCH Group and the Asian art market insiders Sandy Angus and Tim Etchells, who founded Art HK, Hong Kong’s […]

  • 16 Highly Relatable Art History Memes

    11 Jul 2018

    When it comes to a work of art, context is everything. Today, one of the greatest challenges for art historians when considering a work of art is to reconcile an artist’s original intent with the modern context in which it now lives. For art history buffs, one fun aspect of visiting an art museum is identifying […]

  • KAWS: An Interview

    09 Jul 2018

    The Williamsburg studio of the artist known as KAWS is neatly lined with racks of acrylic-paint bottles in primary colors and guarded by a cluster of standing toy collectible life-size 3-D comic book characters of his own design, like a platoon of robot children.  KAWS is an unassuming, soft-spoken New Jersey native named Brian Donnelly. […]

  • Andre Nadal’s Spectacular Space Odyssey

    07 Jul 2018

    With infinite intelligence and skill, the conceptual works of André Nadal are masterfully woven constructions, piercing perception and penetrating the barriers of inter-spatial dimension. His works are commanding and exhibit a haunting quality.   They exist in a world of void and shadow. These complex matrixes are floating geometric forms—tactile edifices made of overlapping and […]

  • Renowned Contemporary Artist Shen Jingdong’s Art & Inspiration

    03 Jul 2018

    The image that established contemporary artist Shen Jingdong’s “hero” series created is an image of the soldiers with certain identity. ‘I think that acceptance of ideas contained in my works is a process of a commodity being accepted by consumers. It takes time. At first I meant to present myself as a hero, and then I broadened themes […]

  • Many Picasso Shows Are ‘Not Necessary,’ the Artist’s Son Urges for a Reduction in Artworks Lending

    03 Jul 2018

    Pablo Picasso’s son Claude Picasso has criticized Paris’s Musée Picasso for excessively loaning its holdings. The works are fragile, Claude told the media, and shouldn’t be sent to fill out substandard exhibitions designed to bait audiences with the Picasso name. There are 21 Picasso exhibitions scheduled this year in France alone, where the artist spent […]

  • ‘The Poetry of Colours: Cai Zhisong & Philippe Caretti Contemporary Art Exhibition’ Opening Cocktail

    02 Jul 2018

    Dear friends, YANG GALLERY • Beijing 798 team sincerely appreciates your presence in making 《The Poetry of Colors: Cai Zhisong & Philippe Caretti Contemporary Art Exhibition》opening cocktail a most successful one! We look forward to welcome you at our next event soon!

  • YANG GALLERY X LPS Beijing 2018 Gala Cocktail

    02 Jul 2018

    YANG GALLERY and the Beijing Luxury Property Show (LPS) 2018 revealed a spectacular night of high end art & property showcase during the Gala Cocktail Night in Beijing’s Legendale Hotel on 22nd June 2018.   YANG GALLERY is LPS Beijing’s official art & lifestyle partner for the 6th consecutive year. A memorable event of luxurious […]

  • How to Invest in the Art Stars of the Future

    01 Jul 2018

    It is for a love of all things beautiful and perhaps an altruistic aim to be a patron of the arts that continues to motivate many to continue supporting the art world – as well as the possibility of reaping the rewards of impressive returns in the future.   The difference between an art lover […]

  • Victoria Beckham and Sotheby’s Team Up for a Show in London

    26 Jun 2018

    Sotheby’s is partnering with former Spice Girl-turned-fashion designer ahead of its Old Masters sale in July. As part of the collaboration, the ‘90s pop star will select 16 works by the likes of Rubens and Cranach to show at her boutique in London’s tony Mayfair neighborhood. The works chosen by Beckham will remain on view […]

  • Shao Fan ‘You’ Solo Exhibition 2018 at the Museum Ludwig, Germany

    17 Jun 2018

    On June 10, established Chinese contemporary artist Shao Fan’s first retrospective show in Europe will open at the Ludwig Museum of Koblenz, one of five facilities in Germany founded by Peter and Irene Ludwig. The exhibition, titled You and running from 10th June to  July 22 2018, will review Shao’s career working in traditional rice xuan paper and canvas, as […]

  • Highlights from Art Basel 2018 in Photos

    16 Jun 2018

    At 11 a.m. on Tuesday morning, 12th June 2018, the lines on the Messeplatz to pass through metal detectors to enter Art Basel, Switzerland, must have been at least 30 meters long, but they moved quickly.  Inside, nearly 300 exhibitors were aiming to sell art, and their efforts constitute an absolute embarrassment of riches for […]

  • A First Look Inside Deutsche Bank’s New Arts Center in Berlin

    15 Jun 2018

    Deutsche Bank has finally christened its new exhibition space in the center of Berlin. Called the PalaisPopulaire and housed in the 18th century Prinzessin Palais (Princess palace) in the city’s historic center, it will present works from the bank’s collection as well as temporary exhibitions. The new arts center, which is due to open during […]

  • Yang Gallery X LPS Beijing Luxury Property Show 2018

    14 Jun 2018

    YANG GALLERY is proud to partner LPS for the 6th consecutive year to present a memorable night of luxurious art & property showcase, featuring collectible artworks by established contemporary artists Shen Jingdong and Xie Yongsheng. Celebrating its twelfth consecutive edition, LPS Beijing is firmly established as China’s leading luxury real estate show, welcoming this year […]

  • Feng Zhengjie: From Color to Confidence

    13 Jun 2018

    The marvelous works of Feng Zhengjie are colorful, opulent, powerful, unique…  Some might even say provocative! But of what are these paintings actually imprinted? Read on to discover one of Kitsch’s pioneer artist’s inspirations and artistic journey. There exists in your paintings a very sharp confrontation between tradition & modernity. Where does it originate from? […]

  • ‘Welcome to Linlin’s Space Odyssey’ Andre Nadal & Lin Xin Contemporary Exhibition 2018

    12 Jun 2018

    YANG GALLERY • Singapore proudly presents ‘Welcome to Linlin’s Space Odyssey’ Contemporary Fine Art Exhibition Exhibiting Artists: Andre Nadal, Lin Xin Date: 28th June – 28th July 2018 Venue: 581 Orchard Road, The Shopping Gallery Hilton, #01-11 Singapore 238883 Inquiries: shion@yanggallery.com.sg / +65 6721 8888   About the Artists Established French painter André Nadal was born in Oran, Algeria in 1952. […]

  • The Financial Side of Art Investing

    11 Jun 2018

    Dmitry Rybolovlev thought he’d overpaid when he paid the Swiss art dealer Yves Bouvier $127.5 million for Leonardo da Vinci’s Salvator Mundiin 2013, once he learned Bouvier had paid between $75 and $80 million for it. But after Salvator Mundi’s sale in November at Christie’s for $450.3 million, it was hard to argue. These days, Google searches […]

  • Shen Hongbiao: Faraway

    08 Jun 2018

    Renowned contemporary sculptor Shen Hongbiao was born in Shenyang, in China, in 1969, and studied sculpture at the Lu Xun Academy of Fine Arts.   An interview with AMA Media Could you tell us a little about yourself? I was born in Shenyang, in China. I joined Paris’s Sorbonne University following an internship at the […]