With Monsoon Melody on view at WIELS, Brussels, her largest solo exhibition to date, Thao Nguyen Phan discusses her transition to film to explore colonial legacies and ecological destruction in Vietnam.
Los Angeles' art scene has a lot to offer during Frieze Los Angeles, with galleries, non-profits, and museums gearing up for the fair's second edition between 14 and 17 February 2020. In this Ocula Lowdown, Tessa Moldan lists a selection of the city's must-see shows.
Ack Ro' , Jaki Irvine's reflection on the fragility of life at Kerlin Gallery, Dublin, is an 'ambitious, holistic installation' staged like a 'wild disarray of interconnected yet fragmented pieces'.
Lévy Gorvy, formed by Dominique Lévy and Brett Gorvy, cultivates a program devoted to innovation and connoisseurship in the fields of modern, postwar, and contemporary art.Read More
The gallery represents Enrico Castellani, Chung Sang-Hwa, Gego, Jutta Koether, Seung-taek Lee, Senga Nengudi, Karin Schneider, Pierre Soulages, Pat Steir, Frank Stella, and Günther Uecker, as well as the Estate of Yves Klein, the Estate of Roman Opalka, Carol Rama, and the Estate of Germaine Richier.
A globally respected gallerist, Dominique Lévy formed her eponymous gallery in 2012. Formerly Chairman and International Head of Post War and Contemporary Art at Christie’s, Brett Gorvy is one of the leading forces and tastemakers within the 20th century art market. Gorvy joined forces with Lévy in January 2017.
Lévy Gorvy maintains a gallery in Mayfair, London and inaugurated an expanded New York space located at 909 Madison Avenue in January 2017. The gallery fosters continued dedication to the living artists and artists’ estates it represents and pursues a robust program of exhibitions and multidisciplinary events. The gallery represents two of Korea’s most celebrated modern artists, Chung Sang-Hwa and Seung-taek Lee, and is committed to expanding its program in Asia.
Lévy Gorvy specialises in private sales in the secondary market, with a focus on the work of Jean-Michel Basquiat, Alexander Calder, Willem de Kooning, Lucio Fontana, Alberto Giacometti, Roy Lichtenstein, Pablo Picasso, Robert Ryman, Cy Twombly, and Andy Warhol, among other important 20th century and contemporary artists. It participates in major art fairs worldwide.
The professionals comprising the Lévy Gorvy team represent expertise, depth of knowledge, and passion for art. The gallery’s bespoke advisory and collections management department services collectors, inspired by the vision, personal engagement, and tireless advocacy of the 20th century connoisseur dealers Daniel-Henry Kahnweiler, Pierre Matisse, Leo Castelli, and Peggy Guggenheim. Lévy Gorvy also works closely with artists’ families, foundations, and estates to advance the legacy of significant artists and the embrace of new generations of curators, collectors, and audiences.
The gallery produces ongoing art historical research and original scholarship publishing exhibition catalogues, monographs, and other key publications.
The third highest price fetched by Hockney at auction contributed to over US $500 million in sales.
At the second edition of Taipei Dangdai, western capital gestures towards Taipei's rising status in the global art world, while alluding to 'a token blessing from the West to Taiwanese society, which is known to have a strong collector base.'
'In Art Basel's American show, leading galleries from North America, Latin America, Europe, and Asia show significant work from the masters of Modern and contemporary art, as well as the new generation of emerging stars. Paintings, sculptures, installations, photographs, films, and editioned works of the highest quality are on display in the main...
RoseLee Goldberg had long been invested in contemporary performance art before her founding of the inter-disciplinary arts organisation Performa in New York in 2004. Born in Durban, South Africa, Goldberg studied political science and fine arts at the University of the Witwatersrand in Johannesburg, and then art history at the Courtauld...
The cover photograph for the informative catalogue that accompanies this dazzling show was taken by Hans Namuth and catches Robert Motherwell and Helen Frankenthaler at their wedding lunch on April 6, 1958. Her look is all love; Motherwell, averting his gaze from Namuth, has a vacant, slightly ironic expression. Was it because he'd already been...
Pierre Soulages is a century old. In anticipation of his retrospective to be held at the Salon Carré at the Louvre later this year, the current exhibition at Lévy Gorvy, Pierre Soulages: A Century, presents a generously full survey. On the first floor, we see the paintings with wide black horizontals or verticals, which made his name in France...
The line between art and jewellery has become increasingly blurred since the 20th century, when modernist artists like Meret Oppenheim, Salvador Dalí, Max Ernst and Man Ray began exploring the possibilities of miniature metalwork. These exciting experiments with form challenged the art world's status quo, producing uniquely arresting jewels with...
MAHÓN, Menorca — I usually don't go around ranking artists but I was enormously impressed by the Albert Oehlen retrospective in Venice this past January. I thought, who do we have as good as this guy? Seeing Stanley Whitney's most recent work this summer gave me my answer. While not departing from his known program, his newest seems to...
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