November 9, 2018
Artist Spotlight: Chuck Close
Chuck Close is perhaps Photorealism’s best known representative, though it be should noted that Close maintains an aversion to the label. While his style has developed over the years, Close is renowned for his massive portraits that feature painstakingly intricate detail. Read more about Chuck Close in today’s Artist Spotlight.
May 1, 2015
Los Angeles Modern Auctions is pleased to present significant photography in its upcoming May 17, 2015 Modern Art & Design Auction. On offer will be early prints by influential figures in contemporary art. The medium has momentum. Paris Photo 2014 was a great success, and Paris Photo Los Angeles is here this weekend, May 2-3, 2015. LAMA is pleased to offer early prints by David Hockney, Cindy Sherman, Chuck Close, Lee Friedlander, Robert Longo, Richard Misrach, Nicholas Nixon, and William Wegman.
April 25, 2014
The upcoming May 18, 2014 Modern Art & Design Auction features a selection of more than 15 works by famed photojournalists such as André Kertész and Henri Cartier-Bresson to contemporary photographers including Bianca Brunner, Alvin Booth, and Jörg Herold. Additional highlights include two works by Brett Weston (Lot 352) (Lot 353), large-scale digital pigment prints by Chuck Close (Lot 363) and Robert Longo (Lot 364), and four works by Ai Weiwei (Lot 366) (Lot 367) (Lot 368) (Lot 369).