Sotheby’s holds its first auction and exhibition dedicated to artist-designed jewellery

This weekend, Sotheby’s opens Art as Jewelry as Art, a unique online auction and exhibition in New York (September 24 – October 4, 2022) featuring jewelry designed by 65 major artists of the 20th century. From Georges Braque’s gold-plated, bird-like brooches inspired by Greek mythology, to Louise Nevelson’s sculptural pendants, to a pair of Salvador … Read more

Elaine de Kooning never fell due in her life. How did your Hamptons home become such a vibrant hub for young artists?

Elaine de Kooning lived an exciting life of travel, lovers, late nights and an innate strength that put her at the heart of the Abstract Expressionist movement. She never wanted to be committed, but in 1975 she bought a house at 55 Alewive Brook Road in East Hampton, Long Island. Well advanced in her painting … Read more