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Blockage Discounts and Artists’ Estates: The De Kooning Post-Mortem

By Emily M. Lanza*

In 2017, the estate of Lisa de Kooning filed a petition in the U.S. Tax Court after the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) increased the value of the de Kooning estate by $231 million, resulting in a $92 million tax bill. 2,797 more words


Calder Paper Sculpture

Second grade has been exploring the works of Alexander Calder, an american sculptor known for his large mobile and stable sculptures.

Images courtesy of www.calder.org… 130 more words

The Wonderful Patterns of Alexander Calder

I have been keeping my eye out for one of the three scarves that Vera Neumann made as an homage to her friend Alexander Calder (see past post: … 561 more words

Vintage Scarf

That Instagramable Art Museum in Jakarta

Yesterday, I finally managed to visit the Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art in Nusantara (Museum MACAN). It was a long journey from home. After an hour and a half of train ride and 30 minutes of uber ride, my sister and I reached this really popular place in Kebon Jeruk area (not far from RCTI, the tv station). 451 more words


Alexander S. C. Rower

Alexander Calder is one of the most acclaimed and influential artists of the twentieth century. Calder’s wide body of work includes paintings, drawings, prints, book illustrations, jewellery, tapestries, and costumes and set designs for ballets and theatrical productions. 980 more words


Mobiles for Grown Ups

January 2018’s edition of  Homes and Gardens (UK) opens with a super piece on mobiles – a clever mix of spree or steel; simple, elegant works of art to affordable dangling delights. 120 more words

Alexander Calder