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Richard Phillips- Gossip Girl Art

In Gossip Girl, Gossip Girl Art on November 20, 2011 at 4:09 pm

“Scout”, 1999,  PG version (cropped for the show)

Richard Phillips (Born in 1966,in Marblehead, Massachusetts, US. Curently lives and works in New York).

Phillips is know for his large glossery hyper-realistic paintings. Many of the works  are inspired from the 50’s, 60’s and 70s and popular culture. The works are often clos-up portraits,with women from fashion and soft porn, but also with persons from the pop music, films, and politics.

The artist has exhibited his works in many solo and group shows around in Europe and the US. He is also represented in  a numerous of important collections such as the Albright- Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, the Denver Museum,Tate Modern, the Withney Museum of Modern Art, among others.

Richard Phillips is represented with  two pieces on the GG set, with the famous famous “Spectrum” hanging on the wall in the van der Woodsen apartment, and the “Scout” -painting over the bed of Chuck Bass.

Photo credit: Christina Tonkin Interiors

With about 3 millions viewers of the show  each week, a lot of fans have shown their interest for the work “Spectrum”. As a result of this, one can now get a reproduction of the work for 250 USD from the Art Production Fund.

                           Richard Phillips       “Scout”    1999     (original version)

The Art Production Fund is a non-profit art organization based in New York. The organization  leased the set a collection of 25 pieces, among 3 original, the rest high quality reproductions. The production designer Lauren Weeks,set decorator Christina Tonkin, and Stephanie Savage have have worked closely with the Production Fund to match the art with the characters in the show.

Richard Phillips   “Spectrum” 1998

Photo credit: Christina Tonkin Interiors

Some other pieces by Phillips (not on the show):

Richard Phillips, “Awake into Myth” , 2007

oil on canvas, 108 x 72 inches

Gagosian Gallery

(The piece below is an interesting one, and a personal favourite)

Richard Phillips, “Hell” ,2007

oil on canvas

114 x 144 – 3/4 inches

Gagosian Gallery

For utterly information:

Gagosian Gallery

www.gagosian.com

Credit to Rachel Wolff writing for ART news. Visit the link for more information

http://www.rachelwolff.com/97.74.144.68/arttalk_gossip_girl_files/Gossip%20Girl-RSW.pdf

Miltos Manetas- Gossip Girl Art, Ep. 8, Season 3

In Gossip Girl Art, Season 3 on September 16, 2011 at 8:47 am


Miltos Manetas “Cat Panties”, 96 x 72 inches, oil on canvas, 2005 (Private collection)

Miltos Manetas (Born: 1964 in Athens. Currently lives and works in London and New York. Educated from Accademia di Brera, School of Fine Arts, Milan 1985-1989).

Manetas is an international artist known for his “Internet Art, with paintings of cables, videogames, computers and websites. Earlier  in his career he decieded to abandon the ferformance art,  a long with objects and site specific installations, and began making paintings on canvas about computer techonology. The artist experimented with computer games as object for making art.

The artistThe artist

Miltos Manetas,” Cat Panties” on the wall in the background

Manetas is popular among collectors world wide – (Charles Saatchi as an example), and art houses. He has also been commissioned by well- established institutions. The artist is also known for having founded the Interne -based  art movement  “Neen”.

For utterly information:

www.manetas.com

Gloria Maria Gallery, Milan

Blow de la Barra Gallery, London

Yvon Lambert Gallery, New York

GAGOSIAN Gallery, New York

Cecily Brown- Gossip Girl Art, Season 2, ep. 19

In Gossip Girl Art, Season 2 on March 23, 2011 at 1:17 am

Lily Van der Woodsen being informed about a Brown “on the market” by her art dealer. In ep.19 season 2.

Cecily Brown (Born: 1969, London).

The artist studied in London where she received a BA in Fine Arts at Slade School of Art. Not soon after moving to the U.S, Mrs. Brown presented her works at her first solo exhibition in NY at Deitch Projects in 1997. This solo exhibition was a great success and got huge critical acclaim.

The artist also shows a great respect for art history and many of her works reveal her liking of artist such as Francisco de Goya and Willem de Kooning. Her paintings are mixed with figuration and abstraction.  She is known for giving her works titles after classic Hollywood films.

Brown is now one of the greats, and is popular among collector as for example Elton John and Michael Ovitz.  Her works have become rather expensive, but she makes nice original prints which are more “accessible”. (Below on the site).

The piece below was estimated between $600,000- $800,000 at Christies in November 2007. It was sold for $713,000.

“Eyes Wide Shut” , oil on canvas, 80x 84 in. , 2001. Signed “Cecily”.

Source: Christie’s.

Accessable Art recommends:

This is an original lithograph by Cecily Brown from 2005.  39 x 29 1/2 in.

Signed and numbered.

Edition of 30 (few pieces).

Price: Between £1500-2000

Gagosian Gallery, New York

Saatchi Gallery, London

Christie’s

Accessable Art Portfolio

In Accessable Art Portfolio, Uncategorized on January 31, 2011 at 6:07 pm

Michael Craig-Martin

ART (Magenta) 2010, Acrylic on aluminium 122 cm x 120 cm

Michael Craig-Martin (born: 1941, Dublin). Lives and works in London

Gallery Haas & Fuchs, Berlin

PKM Trinity Gallery, Seoul, Korea

Alan Cristea Gallery, London

Gagosian Gallery, New York


David Drebin

Color-C Print Signed and Numbered by the Artist on Verso

David Drebin (born: 1970, Canada). The artist is originally from Toronto, Canada, graduated from Parson School of Design in New York City in 1996 and has been based in New York City ever since.

Gallerie De Bellefeuille, Montreal, Canada

Acte2galerie, Paris

Visist http://www.younggalleryphoto.com to see more of his works and prices

David Lieske

“THE NATURE OF YOUR OPPRESSION IS THE AESTHETIC OF OUR ANGER”, 2006.

Plinth and champagne glasses

Plinth: 75 X 75 X 75 cm / Glasses: 87 x 63 x 63 cm

SODL-2006-001

David Lieske (born: 1979, Hamburg, Germany). Lives and works in Berlin.

Alex Zachary, New York

STANDARD, Oslo


Jeanette Mundt

Low-lying Concrete Beauty, 2010, oil on canvas 10x 8 inches

Jeanette Mundt (born: 1982).  Jeanette Mundt is an artist currently based in Brooklyn, New York.

John Connelly Presents, New York

Western Exhibitions, Chicago

The Journal Gallery, New York


Kumi Sugai

S-vert, Colour lithograph, 1990, signed and numbered by hand, edition of 99, mint condition, 11,2 x 9,6 inches

Kumi Sugai (1919-1996) was one of the greatest living artist. Some of his works might, however, be sold for a good price on auction- but these are numbered prints.

Sotheby’s, New York

Christie’s Fine Art Auctions

Blomqvist Auksjoner,Oslo

Bukowskis, Stockholm



Luis Gispert

Cheerleader Series, 2002, c-print 72x 38 inches.

Luis Gispert (born: 1972, New Jersey). Lives and works in Brooklyn, NY.

Fredric Snitzer Gallery, Miami.