1 December 2022


Ashley Bickerton Leading Neo-Geo Artist Dies Aged 63

The Neo-Geo Artist Ashley Bickerton (May 26, 1959 – November 30, 2022) has died in Bali after a protracted illness.

31 March 2021

Rachel Whiteread Exhibition To Open At Gagosian Grosvenor Hill

Gagosian will reopen its Grosvenor Hill on 12 April, subject to government guidelines, with an exhibition of new work by Rachel Whiteread.

4 September 2017


7 October 2015


Glenn Brown To Be Gagosian Gallery’s Featured Artist At Frieze 2015

Glenn Brown, one of the most acclaimed artists of his generation, will be Gagosian’s featured solo exhibition at the Frieze Art Fair opening on Wednesday 14 October 2015. The exhibition will feature an entirely new aspect of Brown’s work – a selection of drawings on paper, polypropylene, and panels – together with exhibiting new sculptural […]

22 June 2015


Richard Prince: Images Appropriated – Copyright Artlyst 2015 All Rights Reserved

Gagosian Gallery Davies Street is currently showing Richard Prince: New Portraits, a collection of appropriated images pulled from unsuspecting Instagramers accounts, including provocative ‘selfies’ and pseudo-glamour shots that decorate the walls of the gallery. The artist has continued his long-standing practice of appropriating images without permission to create his art, in this instance selling the […]

19 June 2015


Richard Prince: Instagram Art – Is Appropriation Art Appropriate?

The famed American artist Richard Prince is in the news again for his particular practice of appropriation, and as usual questions of copyright infringement have dominated the dialogue surrounding the works on sites such as Business Insider. Prince pulls the photographs from the Instagram pages of his subjects, which is in fact the digital version […]

18 June 2015

Richard Prince: New Portraits – Gagosian Gallery – The Great Baudrillardian Joke

Provocative ‘selfies’ and pseudo-glamour shots decorate the walls of Gagosian Davies Street – taken directly from other peoples Instagram accounts by the master of Appropriation Art himself – Richard Prince. The artist has again been raiding Instagram for images of the largely unknown, with a series of ‘New Portraits,’ which has also included celebrities, models, […]

8 June 2015


Gagosian Gallery To Open New Exhibition Focusing On Sprayed Works

Gagosian presents “Sprayed”, an extensive exhibition spanning four generations exploring the myriad ways in which artists have employed the impulsive yet de-personalised and non-gestural forces of spray. It begins with Paul Klee’s work on paper Seltsames Theater (1929), where he improvised with a blowpipe to achieve hazy background effects in a circus scene. This tentative […]

27 May 2015


Richard Prince: New Instagram Appropriations Selling For $100,000

Richard Prince has again been raiding the Instagram accounts of the largely female rich and famous with a series of “New Portraits,” from celebrities, models, and other individuals of visual note with a current show of works by the artist at one of Gagosian Gallery’s Madison Avenue spaces – and Prince’s presence in the gallery’s […]

20 April 2015


Robert Rauschenberg Foundation Drops Gagosian Gallery

The Robert Rauschenberg Foundation is to leave Gagosian Gallery, which has represented Rauschenberg since a shortly after the artist’s death in 2008. The New York Times reports that the foundation has dropped the gallery in favour of three alternatives, will now be overseen by these galleries, which are diverse and peppered across the globe: Pace […]

16 October 2014

Richard Serra At Gagosian Gallery – An Uncompromising Gravity

The Gagosian Gallery Brittania Street London, presents an exhibition of Richard Serra’s latest works; filling the gallery with all of the artist’s usual magisterial weight. This is in fact Richard Serra’s first show of sculpture in London since 2008; an ensemble of four works, each very different to the last – with a room devoted […]

16 October 2014


Richard Serra To Make Huge Sculpture For David Zwirner

The artist is creating the work for Zwirner even though Serra has long been represented by the gallery’s chief competitor the Gagosian Gallery. The sizeable work will be the renowned sculptor’s third recent solo show with Zwirner. Serra can also be seen at Gagosian’s Britannia Street gallery in London featuring the monumental and interactive heavy-weight […]

13 October 2014


Klaus Biesenbach And James Franco Have Richard Prince Twitter Disagreement

American artist Richard Prince’s exhibition of Instagram photos on display at Gagosian‘s Madison Avenue space have caused a celebrity Twitter spat. The particular works created by Prince are causing an internet stir. The master of appropriation who is already known for using Instagram as a site for finding and ‘Re-locating’ his celebrity appropriations, was recently […]

20 June 2014


Jenny Saville: First Ever Solo Exhibition Opens In London

The first-ever solo exhibition, in London of work by the artist Jenny Saville has opened at the Gagosian Gallery. Captivated by the endless aesthetic and formal possibilities of the materiality of the human body, Saville makes a highly sensuous and tactile impression of surface and mass in her monumental oil paintings. Subjects are imbued with […]

9 September 2013


Edmund de Waal Launches First New York Exhibition With Gagosian

The Gagosian Gallery has announced that new work by the artist and writer Edmund de Waal will be exhibited in New York this September. This will be his first with the gallery. “I’ve been thinking about new ways to make pauses, spaces and silences, where breath is held inside and between each vessel, between the […]

16 May 2013

Jeff Koons: Shiny And Industrialised Commercial Gold At Gagosian

Jeff Koons is a showman, a businessman and a master manipulator first and foremost- and then comes the art. Art has become the vehicle by which he can be all these things and make a GREAT deal of money too. If you heard him on ART 21, and I paraphrase here, he says; “It’s not […]

30 December 2012


Gagosian Gallery Empire Under Threat As Top Artists Jump Ship

In the latter half of December, the largest gallery in the world suddenly found its future dominance in doubt.

19 October 2012


Helen Frankenthaler’s Lucrative Estate Goes To Gagosian Gallery

The Gagosian Gallery in thier quest as the dominant force for representing the dead and the living have announced the representation of the Estate of Helen Frankenthaler (1928-2011). A forthcoming, spring 2013, memorial exhibition of her paintings from the 1950s at the West 21st Street gallery in New York has now been scheduled. Frankenthaler has long […]

2 October 2012


Franz West London Memorial Sculpture Exhibition Announced

A major sculpture exhibition of the late Franz West has been announced by his dealers the Gagosian Gallery.  West was actively engaged with the preparation of this exhibition up until his untimely death earlier this summer. Belonging to the generation of artists exposed to Actionist and Performance Art of the 1960s and 70s, West instinctively […]