Life is Beautiful Jul 01-31
Andy Warhol is arguably the most influential 20th century artist, with secondary market records for his paintings at over $105 million BP. While his works on canvas are mainstays at Christie’s, Sotheby’s and Phillips, it is Warhol’s prints, or silkscreens, that showcase his iconic style and images. As an artist, Warhol, favored the technique as it allowed for mass-production and limitless manipulation.
French-born, Los Angeles-based street artist Thierry Guetta is best known by his moniker Mr. Brainwash. This exclusive collection of recent work, a combination of mixed media on paper and original canvases, encapsulates Mr. Brainwash’s identifiable visual language. He establishes a signature style by layering references to various sources of pop culture from the Peanuts cartoons to Keith Haring’s recognizable stick figures.