Buy Shares in Masterpieces For $20

For those of us who could never afford a Warhol or Monet for ourselves, there is another option: purchasing a stake in newly acquired, soon-to-be-resold art. On Masterworks, a new platform aimed at opening art up to a broader investing audience, shares begin at $20, with a number of investors entering in with investments in the thousands. Investment value could jump well beyond the initially …

Nine Significant Male Friendships in Art

From Salvador Dalí and Man Ray, to Andy Warhol and Jean-Michel Basquiat, and Dash Snow and Dan Colen, there are plenty of friendships in the art world that were more than social—they spawned mentorships, collaborations, and certainly resulted in new volumes of work being created. Several male duos pushed each other professionally, and ultimately stepped beyond mutual admiration into motivation. Take a look at nine …

“Letters to Andy Warhol” Traveling Exhibition

Cadillac House sets up shop in the Deutsches Museum before moving on to Dubai

The Cadillac-produced, traveling “Letters to Andy Warhol” exhibition is now calling a small but opulent wing of the grand Deutsches Museum home, under the title of Cadillac House Munich. One of the more well-received private exhibitions in NYC, the show’s move to the German city is notable: Cadillac’s presence in the heart of Bavaria—home town to automotive pillar BMW—makes a statement: a luxury American brand …

Bob Colacello’s Curatorial Debut at Vito Schnabel Gallery

"The Age of Ambiguity: Abstract Figuration / Figurative Abstraction" on now in St Moritz

For those familiar with the name Bob Colacello, it may come as a surprise that he hasn’t curated a gallery exhibition until now. A close Warhol confidante—and the force behind Interview magazine through the 1970s until ’83—Colacello’s journalistic world developed in and around the Factory. As art director at the publication, he witnessed the emergence of some of today’s biggest names. Even now, as a …

Absolut Art Launches Stateside

A platform to buy editions from artists around the world, ready to hang upon delivery

Thirty years ago, Absolut vodka began a partnership with Andy Warhol. The relationship was mutually beneficial, casting the brand into the public consciousness, its bottle into the realm of iconography and offering the artist inspiration and later (with the release of a signature bottle) money for his foundation. Warhol would encourage other pop artists to work with the brand. And since, Absolut has partnered with …