Explore American Abstraction, a curated private selling exhibition of works by abstract painters prominent during the eventful artistic period from the 1950s to 1970s in America. Featuring the luminous stains and pours of Morris Louis and the brilliantly coloured paintings of Vivian Springford and Sam Gilliam, the selection comprises members and pioneers of revolutionary schools of painting begun in the major hubs of New York and Washington D.C.
Christie’s Los Angeles Gallery
336 N. Camden Drive
Beverly Hills, CA 90210
22 April – 21 May
Monday–Friday, 9am – 5pm
Introducing 20/21: A new era for the art world
New York & Online | April – May 2021
Beginning in New York this May, Christie’s will shift its approach to presenting the art of the 20th and 21st centuries in anticipation of a new era for the art world. Christie’s will now offer major auctions of ‘20th Century Art’ and ‘21st Century Art’, replacing the ‘Impressionist and Modern Art’ and ‘Post-War and Contemporary Art’ nomenclatures. The new format will underscore the radical nature of the modern masters and their lasting impact on the art being created today; emphasize the electricity and relevance of the art created over the past 40 years; and make room for the new — both physical and digital.
Speak with Confidence about Contemporary Art | Online
Develop an understanding of contemporary art and build your confidence for all your personal and professional requirements. Explore the ways in which contemporary art is made, presented, spoken about and sold in this single-session course centered on four keystone video interviews. The course will give you a framework of ideas, questions and vocabulary to approach contemporary art with confidence.