Elena Martinique

A philosophy graduate interested in theory, politics and art. Alias of Jelena Martinović.
Lee Friedlander - Mount Rushmore, 1969 Doing the Document – Renowned Photographers at Museum Ludwig

Art Exhibitions, Photography |

Showcasing the work of some of the seminal photographers from the early twentieth century to the present, the current exhibition at Museum Ludwig explores where the documenting ends and the artistic gesture begins. Titled Doing the Document, the showcase...

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Felipe Pantone - Chromadynamica #76 (detail) These Leading Street Artists Will Help Sotheby’s Raise Awareness on Men’s Mental Health

Art News, Graffiti & Street Art |

A global men’s health charity, Movember is focused on tackling key health issues faced by men, while encouraging them to stay healthy in all areas of their life. The Foundation’s cause will now be aided with Sotheby’s offering ten powerful new...

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David Hockney - California Bank (detail), 1964 A Look at David Hockney’s Most Expensive Works – So Far

Art Market, Top Lists |

Christie’s has just unveiled a blockbuster consignment for the fall auction season that may set a new record for a work by a living artist. David Hockney‘s Portrait of an Artist (Pool with Two Figures) from 1972 will be offered at the...

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Pacific Coast Highway And Santa Monica, 1990 Pacific Coast Highway And Santa Monica, 1990

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In the work Pacific Coast Highway And Santa Monica from 1990, Hockney brought together sources as disparate as Vincent van Gogh, Pablo Picasso, Chinese scrolls, his own experience designing theater sets, and his ceaseless explorations into new technology....

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David Hockney - Double East Yorkshire, 1998 Double East Yorkshire, 1998

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The canvas Double East Yorkshire from 1998 belongs among the very first of Hockney’s Yorkshire landscape pictures. The largest of the size, this work set the tone for an entire decade’s worth of work devoted to the landscape of his home county, in...

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Woldgate Woods 24 25 And 26 October 2006 Woldgate Woods 24 25 And 26 October 2006

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In the work Woldgate Woods 24 25 And 26 October 2006, Hockney transforms the bucolic North of England into an Edenic panorama of chromatic wonder that radiates with pure ebullience. Rising from a ground covered in golden amber leaves, Hockney’s richly...

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Piscine De Medianoche (Paper Pool 30), 1978 Piscine De Medianoche (Paper Pool 30), 1972

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The work Piscine De Medianoche (Paper Pool 30) from 1972 is a brilliant iteration of the artist’s beloved series – the Paper Pools of 1978. Inspired by his friend Kenneth Tyler’s swimming pool in Westchester County, it depicts a swimming...

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15 Canvas Study Of The Grand Canyon, 1998 15 Canvas Study Of The Grand Canyon, 1998

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15 Canvas Study Of The Grand Canyon from 1998 presents David Hockney’s vision of the Grand Canyon steeped in his knowledge of art history and the significance of this site as a cornerstone of the American cultural consciousness. The enormity of the...

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Building, Pershing Square, Los Angeles, 1964 Building, Pershing Square, Los Angeles, 1964

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The work Building, Pershing Square, Los Angeles from 1964 is another work from Hockney’s era-defining painted visions of Los Angeles. Among the first paintings the artist created upon his arrival, it shows his earliest impressions of the city. The...

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The Gate, 2000 The Gate, 2000

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Executed in Hockney’s characteristic high-keyed palette, the work The Gate from 2000 shows a stunning domestic landscape, alluding to his own history as well as his artistic predecessors. The work embodies his varied influences and interests, ranging...

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Antheriums, 1995 Antheriums, 1995

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The work Antheriums from 1995 marks Hockney’s triumphant return to painting, after he spent a decade behind the camera lens. The artist started painting flowers as a way to channel his emotion in the wake of a string of his friends’ deaths....

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California Bank, 1964 California Bank, 1964

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Among the very earliest works painted by David Hockney during his first visit to California in 1964, the work California Bank from 1964 encapsulates the unmistakable West Coast spirit. It shows the artist’s keen formalist concerns with illusionistic...

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Breakfast at Malibu, Wednesday, 1989 Breakfast At Malibu, Wednesday, 1989

Art Market, Top Lists |

Created in 1989, the year following Hockney’s move from Hollywood Hills to his beach house in Malibu, the work Breakfast At Malibu, Wednesday is painted in the arresting palette of bold blues, greens and aquamarines. It is characterized by a complex...

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The Pitfalls of Reincarnation by Fabian Marti Fabian Marti’s Pitfalls of Reincarnation in Geneva

Art Exhibitions |

In a practice encompassing sculpture, photography, painting and socially-based projects, the artist Fabian Marti focuses on exploring ideas about artistic production and identity. Examining visual codes, he uses recurring pictorial themes to establish an...

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Director of the Asia Contemporary Art Show, Mark Saunderson Director Mark Saunderson on the Unique Experience of Asia Contemporary Art Show

Art Fairs |

Taking place from September 28th to October 1st, 2018, at the conveniently located Conrad Hong Kong, the Asia Contemporary Art Show returns for its 13th edition to bring a vibrant and diverse art experience for collectors and art buyers. The only...

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Moniker International Art Fair London 2017 Moniker Art Fair London 2018 Partners with Urban Nation Museum!

Art Fairs, Graffiti & Street Art |

The world’s largest urban art fair, Moniker Art Fair brings existing and new collectors the latest trends, guidance and early access to acclaimed urban and contemporary artists. Over the years, it has firmly established itself as London’s premier event...

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Gregor Sailer - Carson City VI / Vårgårda, Sweden, 2016 What to See at the European Month of Photography 2018 in Berlin?

Art Exhibitions, Photography |

Germany’s largest photo festival, the European Month of Photography Berlin is coming back for its 8th edition. Taking place every two years since 2004, it has been showcasing the broad spectrum of historical and contemporary photography in formats ranging...

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V&A Dundee Scotland © Hufton+Crow V&A Dundee To Open Its Doors in Scotland

Art News |

Scotland’s first design museum, V&A Dundee will open its doors to the public on Saturday, September 15th, 2018. The institution will be focused on telling a global story, investigating the international importance of design alongside presenting the...

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