Andy Warhol, Superman
(F. & S. II.260), 1981, screenprint in colors
with diamond dust, 38”
by 38”, signed in pencil
and numbered 193/200 (total edition includes 30 artist’s proofs), from the Myths portfolio, on Lenox Museum Board, with the blindstamp of the printer, Rupert Jasen Smith, New York, and the inkstamps
of the artist and the publisher, Ronald Feldman Fine Arts, Inc., New York, on the verso, framed
Sheet. Sold for $206,250 by Sotheby’s New York, Prints & Multiples, April
27, 2017-April 28, 2017,
Lot 103, property from a Private Collection; courtesy Sotheby’s New York.
Thursday, November 2nd, 2017 at 1:50 pm
BUSINESS COLLECTING FINE ART PRINTS By Gina Fraone Fine art prints occupy a somewhat odd place in the art market. Because a print is usually something that can be created in multiples, that can lead some folks to conclude that prints are not to be taken as seriously as other artworks, like paintings and drawings. […]
Thursday, August 31st, 2017 at 5:37 pm
Brian Goslow, Managing Editor firstname.lastname@example.org One of our biggest goals for Artscope is to take advantage of as many opportunities as possible to spread the word about, and images of, New England’s arts and culture scene; for every show that we’re able to cover in these pages, there are dozens more just as worthy of […]
Entrance to ArtSpace Maynard.
Tuesday, August 29th, 2017 at 7:08 pm
by Brian Goslow Maynard, MA – Back in the mid-1990s, when I was working as events editor for The Worcester Phoenix, one of my favorite venues to cover and visit was Art in the Heart of Maynard, an artist collective from which we never failed to leave with a small creation. While the collective may […]
Donna Dodson’s completed “Baby Bringer” in Ringkøbing, Denmark.
Tuesday, August 29th, 2017 at 7:07 pm
RINGKØBING INTERNATIONAL WOODSCULPTURE SYMPOSIUM IN DENMARK by Donna Dodson Last winter, I was anticipating a quiet summer in my studio. However, on March 21 an invitation to participate in the Ringkøbing International Woodsculpture Symposium in Denmark arrived in my inbox, followed on April 14 by an invitation to the Keelung Artist in Residency project at […]
Fran Forman, Floating Disc, photographic collage.
Tuesday, August 29th, 2017 at 7:07 pm
THE CALM BEFORE THE STORM ATTLEBORO ARTS MUSEUM 86 PARK STREET ATTLEBORO, MASSACHUSETTS SEPTEMBER 16 THROUGH 23 by Suzanne Volmer Inspired by Emily St. John Mandel’s novel “Station Eleven,” “The Calm Before the Storm,” an exhibition of original snow globes at Attleboro Arts Museum, is a short-term show taking place from September 16 through 23 […]
(Lester Lanin Goes to College), 2016, acrylic medium, acrylic paint, album cover, artist’s frame, salvaged wood, nails, screws, plaster, joint compound, latex primer, latex paint, 15” x 15”.
Tuesday, August 29th, 2017 at 7:06 pm
UNIVERSITY SPOTLIGHT D. DOMINICK LOMBARDI: SAINTS, SINNERS AND THE COLLECTIVE UNCONSCIOUS HAMPDEN GALLERY, UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS AMHERST 131 SOUTHWEST CIRCLE, AMHERST, MASSACHUSETTS SEPTEMBER 10 THROUGH 29 by J. Fatima Martins There are gods and monsters in each of us. One person’s hero is another person’s villain; as Joseph Campbell famously wrote, “You could be a […]
(Dis)Entanglement, 2001, oil stick and mixed media on paper, 44” x 56”
Tuesday, August 29th, 2017 at 7:05 pm
INTERVIEW WHAT LIES BETWEEN, RECENT WORKS BY OLIVIA BERNARD ORESMAN GALLERY BROWN FINE ARTS CENTER SMITH COLLEGE 22 ELM STREET NORTHAMPTON, MASSACHUSETTS by Elizabeth Michelman Olivia Bernard’s sculpture has always spoken through the fingertips to the whole body. No matter how flat a piece becomes, there’s always another side — and always a sense of […]
Wen-hao Tien earlier this summer in search of materials for her “Weed Out” exhibition at the New Art Center in Newtonville.
Tuesday, August 29th, 2017 at 7:04 pm
FEATURED ARTIST WEN-HAO TIEN: WEED OUT NEW ART CENTER IN NEWTON 61 WASHINGTON PARK, NEWTONVILLE, MA SEPTEMBER 22 THROUGH OCTOBER 19 by James Foritano Soon after Labor Day, common weeds will be carted to the New Art Center in Newton to be sculpted into an island in the center of its spacious Holzwasser Gallery. When […]
Roberta Bloom, Drapes, Unglazed porcelain, 32” x 22” x 4”. Photograph by Steve Syverson.
Tuesday, August 29th, 2017 at 7:03 pm
GALLERY SPOTLIGHT THE FABRICATION OF IMAGINATION 2017 ARTS LEAGUE OF LOWELL 307 MARKET STREET, LOWELL, MA THROUGH OCTOBER 1 by Flavia Cigliano Viewing “The Fabrication of Imagination 2017” at the Arts League of Lowell (ALL) Gallery on a mid-summer’s afternoon was very enjoyable indeed. Well-lit and attractive, the high-ceilinged space allowed the 3-D fiber works […]
Kay Kurt, L’Icarus, 1990, oil on linen, 72” x 108”, Courtesy of the artist and Albertz Benda Gallery.
Tuesday, August 29th, 2017 at 7:02 pm
FEATURED MUSEUM SWEET TOOTH: THE ART OF DESSERT SHELBURNE MUSEUM 6000 SHELBURNE ROAD, SHELBURNE, VT SEPTEMBER 23 – FEBRUARY 18 by Elayne Clift Don’t go hungry to the Pizzagalli Center for Art and Education’s Murphy Gallery at Vermont’s Shelburne Museum between September 23 and February 18. That’s when a whimsical and somewhat decadent ode to […]