Art In America

Brett Gorvy on Bruce Conner

As part of the Annual Guide to Galleries, Museums and Artists (A.i.A.'s August issue), we preview the 2016-17 season of museum exhibitions worldwide. In addition to offering their own top picks, our editors asked select artists, curators and...

Biggest Contemporary Art Auction at Christie’s New York, Again

In May, the auction house hosted what was then the most valuable contemporary art auction, which totaled $388 million, including a Rothko that became the highest-selling work of postwar art at $86.8 million. Last night's sale came one night after...

Auction Thriller

Christie's did it again last night, this time as the famed Michael Crichton collection spearheaded its evening sale of Post war and contemporary art. The quintessential American sale was exciting, with brisk bidding both in the room and on the phone.

Americans Show Up for Christies Contemporary

Strong results for Christie's Contemporary sale: Last night Christie's sold $74,151,500 worth of art. The sale carried a presale low estimate of $68.65 million and a high estimate of $97.15.

Lisa Layfer

Lisa Layfer.  New York, NY. Assistant, Post-War and Contemporary Dept., Christies, Inc

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