• International Artists Paint on Solar Art Panels to Promote Sustainability

    1 month ago - By Hypebeast

    The Solar Panel Art Series joined forces with Paddle8 on an online benefit auction. The collaborative duo commissioned works by globally-acclaimed visual artists such as Felipe Pantone. AKTE ONE, Carolina Amaya, Dave the Chimp, Henok Getachew, Choi Jin-Youn, Ron Miller, and more. One of the highlights of the sale is Pantone's Subtractive Variability Solar artwork made using UV ink. All of the works in the auction were made using repurposed solar panels to promote a sustainable lifestyle as well as raise funds to benefit Olafur Eliasson's Little Sun Foundation that provides “clear, safe and...
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  • One Million USD Andy Warhol Painting Leads Gagosian's Online Sale

    One Million USD Andy Warhol Painting Leads Gagosian's Online Sale

    1 month ago - By Hypebeast

    Gagosian just launched its first-ever Online Viewing Room to celebrate Art Basel 2018. Leading the inaugural installment is a 1985-86 acrylic and silkscreen work dubbed Map of Eastern USSR Missile Bases by Andy Warhol for approximately $1.2 million USD. A number of pieces by international fine artists are also for purchase including Takashi Murakami's 2014 acrylic and gold leaf painting entitled The Golden Age: Korin for $850,000 USD as well as a 2017 work on paper by Jenny Saville entitled Study for Twins priced at $450,000 USD.
    A total of ten artworks are currently listed on Gagosian's...
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