In his latest exposé of works, London artist Alexander de Cadenet explores tradition from a contemporary perspective. Entitled Sacred Portraits, his new series features real-life x-rays of iconic celebrities and historical figures including Marilyn Monroe, Albert Einstein and Adolf Hitler.
Picasso’s recent record-breaking sale of The Women of Algiers out performed auction estimates by over £12m reaching a final sale price of $115m at Christie’s New York this week. It out-sold the most expensive artwork previously sold at auction, Francis Bacon's triptych "Three Studies of Lucian Freud," which sold for $91.6 million at Christie's in November 2013.
The Andipa Gallery are holding a retrospective on Andy Warhol towards the end of April. This major new exhibition will bring together the biggest, boldest and most iconic artworks by one of the most influential artists of the 20th Century. The exhibition will show artworks that perfectly illustrate how he pioneered the Pop art movement with his signature style and became renowned for breaking social, political and aesthetic attitudes.