Claes Oldenberg

Claes Oldenburg, in full Claes Thure Oldenburg, (born Jan. 28, 1929, Stockholm, Sweden), Swedish-born American Pop-art sculptor, best known for his giant soft sculptures of everyday objects. Much of Oldenburg’s early life was spent in the United States, Sweden, and Norway, a result of moves his father made as a Swedish consular official. He...

Tracy Emin Works

Tracey Emin is a British artist known for her poignant works that mine autobiographical details through a variety of media including painting, drawing, photography, video, sculpture, and neon text.  She is a prominent member of the Young British Artists who rose to fame in the late 1980s. Emin’s seminal works Everyone I...

Harry Bertoia (1915 -1978)

Jeweler PrintmakerFurniture Designer SculptorPhilosopher Starting out as a painting student but soon being asked to reopen the metal workshop in 1939, Bertoia taught jewelry design and metal work. Later, as the war effort made metal a rare and very expensive commodity he began to focus his efforts on jewelry making,...

Estate Collectors

Willem de Kooning If Jackson Pollock was the public face of the New York avant-garde, Willem de Kooning could be described as an artist’s artist, who was perceived by many of his peers as its leader. He was born in Rotterdam, where he grew up in an impoverished household and...

Antoni Tapies “NU”

Antoni Tàpies (pronounced TAH-pee-ess) once said, “My first works of 1945 already had something of the graffiti of the streets and a whole world of protest — repressed, clandestine, but full of life — a life which was also found on the walls of my country.” Born in Barcelona, Tàpies came...

Damien Hirst, Alexander Calder, Noble/Webster Outdoor Fountain work

DAMIEN HIRSTQueen Anne, 2016Household gloss on canvas59 x 94 inches149.9 x 238.8 cm (unframed)  $825,000 The early Calder mobile below is one of the most elegant works of the artist ever made. It hangs currently in the living room of one of the world's top collectors. Alexander CalderUntitled,, 1943Sheet metal, rod, wire and paint33"...

Donald Sultan in Inventory

Donald K. Sultan is an American painter, sculptor, and printmaker, particularly well-known for large-scale still life paintings and the use of industrial materials such as tar, enamel, spackle and vinyl tiles. He has been exhibiting internationally in prominent museums and galleries, and his works are included in important museum collections...