Ai Weiwei

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Ai Weiwei is a Chinese conceptual artist and a social activist. His work encompasses diverse fields including fine arts, curating, architecture and social criticism. Born in Beijing in 1957 as son of the famous poet and activist Ai Quing. The … Continued

Julian Schnabel

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Julian Schnabel, born 1951 in Brooklyn, New York is a painter and filmmaker (i.a.Basquiat). Julian Schnabel’s first solo exhibition was held at the Contemporary Arts Museum Houston in 1976. However, his rise to prominence occurred a few years later following … Continued

Sarkis

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Sarkis Zabunyan, known as Sarkis, is a French artist of Armenian origin, born in Istanbul in 1938. He studied painting and interior architecture before moving to France in 1964. In 1967, he won the prize for painting awarded at the … Continued

Jeff Koons

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Born in 1955 in York, Pennsylvania, Jeff Koons became one of the most important, but contraversial living artists. Since his emergence in the 1980s Jeff Koons has blended the concerns and methods of Pop and Conceptual art with popular culture … Continued

Campana Brothers

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The work of Brazilian designers Humberto Campana (b. 1953) and his brother Fernando Campana (b. 1961) rests principally on the idea of transformation and reinvention. Building on their established reputation, their work is presented by the world’s grand museums such … Continued

Donald Baechler

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Baechler was born in Hartford, Connecticut in 1956 and came of age as a painter in the early 1980s when he began exhibiting internationally. Baechler is called one of the important painters of his generation. He has amassed a great … Continued