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A cheat sheet to the 56 galleries from 13 different countries showing at the premier design fair this weekend.
The Salon Art + Design returns for its eighth edition at New York’s Park Avenue Armory. A fixture on the holiday gallery-hopping circuit, the fair is known for taking advantage of the Armory’s cavernous Drill Hall by encouraging exhibitors to create full installations that ...
 
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Where to drink, dine, and sleep alongside Warhols, Picassos, and Kusamas, if only for a few days.
The famously elusive British street artist Banksy achieved an auction record earlier this month when his satirical painting depicting England's House of Commons being run by chimps sold at Sotheby's London for $12 million. A similar sum (or much greater) would be required should ...
 
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Buying and selling art just got easier.
These days, we rely on the Internet for almost everything. From ordering food to booking movie or theater tickets, everything can be done with a click of a button. You can now do the same when buying Filipino-made art pieces through FilipinoArt.ph, ...
 
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The Peninsula Manila has an afternoon tea set inspired by the National Artist's paintings.
The Peninsula Manila is elevating your afternoon tea time experience by taking inspiration from the works of National Artist for Visual Arts Benedicto “BenCab” Cabrera. Here’s why you need to visit:The hotel recently added new art installations on the walls of its ...
 
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Ahead of Sotheby’s contemporary art auctions in Hong Kong, Boris Cornelissen and Shea Lam talk to T&C about what makes this dynamic market so appealing.
In case you haven’t noticed, the contemporary art market is booming, and one can even posit that it's at the highest it’s ever been. Then again, it’s quite hard to miss, with post-war art breaking record after record at auction, taking prices ...
 
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The homeowners have amassed an impressive array of contemporary art and they believe that collecting isn't a race, but a journey.
Weaving an art collection into the rooms of a home is a design skill that is often underestimated.  While we are not fans of hard and fast set rules when it comes to decorating, it is important to have a sense of ...
 
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You can now witness the magic of David Medalla's "Cloud Canyons No. 31" at BDO Corporate Center, Ortigas.
It's not every day you get to stumble upon legendary artwork in a corporate building, especially when that piece was created by a world-renowned Filipino artist. Last Saturday, August 31, the BDO Corporate Center gave a certain bubble machine a new home. ...
 
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You don't have to be a millionaire-but they still cost a pretty penny.
As far as contemporary artists go, Jeff Koons is one of the most important figures today. Not to mention, one of, if not the most profitable. Case in point: Last May, his sculpture "Rabbit" fetched $91.1 million at Christie's, setting the auction record for the ...
 
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Bong makers used to be arrested for their work. Now, some of the most intense bongs you've ever seen are going up for public auction for the first time ever.
Tommy Chong, the hairier half of pot-blazing duo Cheech and Chong, was greeted by the feds one morning in 2003, guns drawn as they stormed his house. He was soon charged with selling bongs and marijuana pipes, which had been distributed online through ...
 
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The 109-lot auction is expected to fetch a tidy sum, given the stunning items on the block.
An estimated 3,500 Filipino children are diagnosed with cancer every year, according to a 2014 study in online journal Cancer Control. Of these cases, only 30 percent of the children survive in the long-term. Some of these children will be the beneficiaries ...
 
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The events and feelings that inspired these paintings are quite interesting.
Artistic inspiration is, for the most part, a fickle thing. Between fixation on a muse and random bursts of creativity, there’s no real way to predict when or how inspiration will strike.The randomness of it all has led to quite the number ...
 
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In his new book, Michael Shnayerson chronicles the art market's big personalities—and even bigger checks.
After one of his paintings went for $90 million in November 2018, David Hockney enjoyed the distinction of being the most expensive living artist in the world—for a grand total of six months. This May, Jeff Koons unseated him when his sculpture, Rabbit, sold for ...
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