Andy Warhol Foundation
'Work Boots (Negative)' (top) and 'Work Boots (Positive)' (C), both silkscreens ca 1985-1986, (estimate for both is $50,000 to 70,000) and 'New Coke (see F. & S. IIIB. 44)' (on table), screenprint ca. 1985, (estimate is $25,000 to 35,000) all by Andy Warhol on display during a preview of highlights of 'Andy Warhol @ Christie’s' February 21, 2013 at Christie's in New York. Christie's announced an online-only auction series in partnership with The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, the first to take place from February 26 to March 5 when collectors can bid online for 125 paintings, drawings, photographs and prints by Warhol.
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What, Exactly, Is Going On With The Andy Warhol Foundation?
In short: A board authenticating pieces of art it had previously declared fakes, lawsuits, countersuits, and possible reasons for the Foundation's decision to sell all of its Warhols. The New York Review of Books 06/20/13 from ArtsJournal Read more »
Comme des Garcons x Andy Warhol Collection Preview
Comme des Garcons have unveiled news of a project with the Andy Warhol Foundation that will surface on May 17. With Rei Kawakubo and Warhol having had a close relationship, this perhaps doesn’t come as such a surprise while the latter has a comprehensive from SlamXHype Read more »
Lawsuit raises questions about Warhol authentication process
The case is a barely reported lawsuit between the Philadelphia Indemnity Insurance Company and the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts. The lawsuit, and related court papers, “raise the question of whether some of the decisions the board made abou from The Art Newspaper Read more »
Revealing Andy Warhol's drawing of Andrew Carnegie
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Te Papa to show exclusive Andy Warhol exhibition next month
6 May 2013 Te Papa to show an exclusive Andy Warhol exhibition next month Selected works by Andy Warhol go on display at Te Papa next month in what is a significant coup for the national museum. Warhol: Immortal has been crafted by Te Papa’s Contemporary from Scoop - New Zealand News Read more »