Artist Spotlight: Dave Muller

June 7, 2018

Los Angeles Modern Auctions (LAMA), June 10, 2018 Modern Art & Design Auction

One of the key Los Angeles artists to emerge in the 1990s, Dave Muller established his reputation by independently and anonymously posting hand-painted watercolors publicizing local gallery exhibitions of artists he admired. The designs for these commemorative works were both tributes and sly commentaries, often adding art historical contexts and elaborations to the art being espoused.

Dave Muller: High and Low with a Comedic Twist

September 17, 2014

Los Angeles Modern Auctions (LAMA)

Los Angeles-based curator, DJ, and artist Dave Muller (b. 1964) is best known for acrylic-and-ink works on paper that explore the transformative nature of our experience of art and artists with irony and humor. LAMA is pleased to present I Couldn’t Find a Single Pedestal Chair at the Künstlerhaus Bethanien (1996)—a work that demonstrates Muller’s interest in art, history, and culture, mediated with his prototypical sense of humor—in the October 12, 2014 Modern Art & Design Auction.

Post-Auction Picks from the October 13, 2013 Auction

October 17, 2013

Today, Peter and Dan combine forces to spotlight several amazing lots from last Sunday’s Modern Art & Design Auction that are still available for purchase — all at amazing prices. These iconic works of art and design, from a beautiful Knoll lounge suite, to a masterpiece by Larry Rivers and a Sam Francis work on paper, span an incredibly diverse price range, and are sure to satisfy a variety of buyers.