Vincent van Gogh

Vincent van Gogh

Dutch, b. 1853 - d. 1890

Place of Birth: Zundert

Place of Death: Auvers-sur-Oise


Sotheby’s Evening Sale — The Chariot of Fire

By Judd Tully | November 5, 2014

Turbo-charged by two 20th-century sculpture masterworks, Sotheby’s Impressionist and Modern evening sale racked up a record $422,110,000, the firm’s highest tally in its long history.That said, 15 of of the 73 lots offered failed to find buyers... More

On the Block: What to Look for at Auction in November

By Judd Tully,Art+Auction | November 3, 2014

With the global art market continuing to perform like a race-proven thoroughbred, this season offers a number of blue-chip trophy contenders, led by a fabulous, rare-to-market Alberto Giacometti...

Artangel to Open Van Gogh’s Brixton House

By Ashitha Nagesh | March 31, 2014

Artangel is to open a Georgian terraced house in Brixton where it is believed Vincent van Gogh lived from 1873 to 1874.It will host Yes, These Eyes are the Windows, an audio installation by...

Art on the Wrist: Van Gogh Timepieces

By Sonia Kolesnikov-Jessop | March 10, 2014

Last year, the van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam celebrated the Impressionist master’s 160th ‘birthday’ with a series of commemorative timepieces, as well as van Gogh RELIEVO, a series of...

Miran Fukuda's Solo Show at Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum

By Darryl Jingwen Wee | July 29, 2013

TOKYO — Miran Fukuda is currently holding a much-anticipated comeback exhibition at the Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum in Ueno, mostly showcasing works that earned her a reputation during the...

Disney Vets Do Escher and Van Gogh, Qatar's $1B Buying Spree, and More

By BLOUIN ARTINFO | July 23, 2013

– Disney Alums Crowdfund New Art Adventure: Disney animation vets Aaron Blaise and Chuck Williams, who were key to films like "The Lion King," "Aladdin," and...

Denver Gallery's Cannabis Club Busted, Sequester Slams Smithsonian, and More

By BLOUIN ARTINFO | April 17, 2013

– Gallery's Pot-for-Donations Club Busted: The co-directors of 530 Art & Upcycle, Adam Zimmerli and Devon Hawk Hazard, are facing felony charges for hosting a club...

VIDEO: Van Gogh, Van Goyen and Joan Mitchell at TEFAF 2013

By Kristen Boatright | March 21, 2013

ARTINFO explores some of the hightpoints of TEFAF Maastricht with Michel Witmer, a member of the TEFAF Board of Trustees and a fair Ambassador. TEFAF, in its 26th year, features 260 exhibitors,...

Thailand's Amulet Craze Critiqued in “Holy Production”

By Max Crosbie-Jones | March 5, 2013

BANGKOK — Visitors to 100 Tonson’s latest show — a series of photomontages by Prateep Suthathongthai — are handed a small keepsake commemorating the gallery's 10th anniversary. At first glance,...

Van Gogh Attribution to Be Confirmed by Hair Sample

By ARTINFO UK | August 9, 2012

For Markus Roubrocks, the status of a prized art treasure may hang on a single thread.According to the Telegraph, the Cologne collector has always maintained that his picture “Still Life With...