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The Art of Living

  • 24 October 2014  |  Post-War & Contemporary Art  |  Video The Maximilian Schell Estate Maximilian Schell was a distinguished actor, director, writer and producer and one of the most successful non-English speaking actors in the history of American cinema. However, his more overlooked yet equally lasting legacy lies in his assemblage of an unparalleled collection of Post-War & Contemporary art.
  • 24 October 2014  |  Post-War & Contemporary Art  |  Video Cindy Sherman’s Untitled Film Stills Widely regarded as one of the most influential and original bodies of work to emerge from the Contemporary art scene, Cindy Sherman’s Untitled Film Stills transcend the boundaries of both conceptual art and photography—providing an entirely new avenue of investigations for artists who have since tried to emulate her.
  • 21 October 2014  |  Post-War & Contemporary Art  |  Video The Interview: Jeff Koons On the heels of his blockbuster career retrospective at the Whitney Museum, the artist visited Balloon Monkey (Orange) on view at Christie’s in Rockefeller Plaza, and spoke with Brett Gorvy about the inspiration behind this monumental work.