Women Lead Phillips $21 M. London Evening Sale – ARTnews.com

In the last stretch of auctions staged in London this week, Phillips held an evening sale offering works of modern and contemporary art evening at its UK headquarters, bringing in a combined total of £17.5 million ($21 million) with fees. The 33 lots offered spanned works from mid-career artists like Shara Hughes and Caroline Walker … Read more

We’ve Found the Best Lead Holders for Artists and Draftspeople – ARTnews.com

Want the sharp point of a mechanical pencil and the expressive line of a wooden one? Try using a lead holder, which marries the best qualities of both instruments. A tool of choice among architects, illustrators, and draftspeople , a lead holder is suited to satisfy pencil pushers everywhere. Lead holders carry thicker pieces of … Read more