Warhol Foundation Grants $3.9 Million to 50 US Arts Organizations

The Warhol Foundation has announced the recipients of its latest round of grants, which total $3.9 million and will be distributed to 50 arts organizations across 18 states and the District of Columbia. Among the grantees, 19 are first-time recipients of a grant from the foundation. In recognition of the pandemic’s enduring, destabilizing effects on … Read more

Andy Warhol Foundation Commits $350,000 to Ukrainian Relief Funds – ARTnews.com

The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts has committed $350.00 to several arts organizations at the center of the fight for Ukraine’s cultural life, amid Russia’s ongoing invasion of the country. The emergency funds will aid responses to both immediate concerns, like providing refuge to at-risk artists and safeguarding Ukrainian art, and more existential … Read more

Record-Breaking Warhol Brings $318 M. for Ammann Collection Sale – ARTnews.com

Following the opening of New York Art Week that brought several fairs back to the city after pandemic-related delays, 36 works from the collection of the Zurich sibling art dealers Thomas and Doris Ammann brought in a total of $318 million at Christie’s New York on Monday evening. The grouping’s total fell squarely within its … Read more

Long-Running Andy Warhol Copyright Dispute Reaches Supreme Court

Comparison of the lines on the subject’s face in Lynn Goldsmith’s Prince publicity photograph versus Andy Warhol’s Prince series, from The Andy Warhol Foundation For The Visual Arts, Inc. v. Goldsmith et al, No. 1:2017cv02532 (2017) If your Andy Warhol itch hasn’t been adequately scratched by the latest Warhol docuseries on Netflix, the Warhol exhibition … Read more

Iconic Warhol Marilyn Could Fetch $200 Million, Set Records for 20th-Century Art

An iconic 1964 silkscreen portrait of Marilyn Monroe by Andy Warhol, estimated at $200 million — which, if achieved, would make the painting the most expensive 20th-century painting to be sold at auction — is headed to Christie’s in May. Titled “Shot Sage Blue Marilyn,” the painting belongs to a series commonly known as the … Read more

‘Andy Warhol Diaries’ on Netflix Offers an Intimate View – ARTnews.com

“Oh, I don’t know. Life is interesting, I guess.” So intones Andy Warhol, in his famously opaque way of saying everything and nothing at once, many hours into The Andy Warhol Diariesa new six-part documentary series premiering on Netflix on March 9. Directed by Andrew Rossi (known for acclaimed documents like Page One: Inside the … Read more