Ermanno Rivetti


Monochrome mania: Boetti’s obsession with the Xerox machine

Colour = Reality show lights up artist’s photocopy fetish

Asian clients drive strong sales at auction houses

“The market is back,” says Christie’s head—but pressure to secure top property is “huge”

Guide to Asian pavilions at the 2017 Venice Biennale

From upside-down architecture to shadow puppets, artists explore cultural identity at the “Olympics of the art world”

Objects of desire: what dealers are taking to Tefaf

Visitors can expect to see an eclectic mix at Maastricht

Klimt helps Sotheby’s reach auction record in London

Quality works by household names bring a successful round of evening auctions to a close this week

Hong Kong stays buoyant despite turbulence in the Western market

Art Basel in Hong Kong has turned the city’s fortunes around, art-wise, but the city’s cultural infrastructure still has some way to go

Central London to get a new arts hub by 2019

Cromwell Place is intended primarily for galleries but will provide space for non-selling exhibitions too

Magritte painting breaks record at Christie’s Surrealist sale

Market reassured after high sell-through rates at the auction house's two sales

Alighiero Boetti takes centre stage in Paris

Tornabuoni Art inaugurates its new space in the Marais with largest-ever gallery retrospective of the artist’s work

Richter’s Eisberg to loom large at Sotheby’s contemporary evening sale

Rare outing on the market for a landscape by the German artist best known for his abstract paintings

London Art Fair sets its sights wide on collectors of all kinds

Six-figure prints by Warhol and £600 etchings are both on offer

Rothko and Rauschenberg to lead Christie’s London auction in March

Weak pound and successful museum shows means increased audience for Post-war American artists

How Photo London aims to take the title of photo capital from Paris

The fair sees increased participation from big contemporary art galleries and is collaborating with Magnum Photos for its 70th anniversary

Major shows in Venice and Paris to map Alighiero Boetti’s monumental spectrum

Cini Foundation and Tornabuoni’s new outpost in the French capital will host exhibitions in 2017

London's Old Master sales bolstered by private collections

Major surprise was last-minute withdrawal of Goya sketch at Christie's

Sotheby’s buys Orion Analytical lab in fight against art fraud

As forgery cases pile up, auction house is also setting up a scientific research department

Young blood for Old Masters

Enterprising dealers are updating their businesses to cope with a changing market

Mayor Gallery sues over Agnes Martin

Catalogues raisonnés emerge as the latest front in the battle to authenticate works and secure market value

Gun fired at Arthur Rimbaud sells for €434,000

Poet's lover Paul Verlaine shot at him with the weapon in 1873 but only grazed his wrist

New York sales defy fears of downturn

Fewer trophy works this season, but solid totals and record prices for several artists

Art Basel in Miami Beach channels spirit of David Bowie

Fair’s Public section in Collins Park will take inspiration from the late musician

Auction houses avoid Chinese New Year clash

Growing Asian purchasing power precipitates alterations to sales calendars

Monet's Grainstack fetches $81.4m at Christie's, setting a new auction record for the artist

But mixed results at the Impressionist and Modern Art sale in New York reflect continued cautious market

Munch’s Girls on the Bridge fetches more than $50m in bellwether New York auction

Solid results for Sotheby’s in first sale after Trump's election victory, but László Moholy-Nagy gets the only artist record

Paris Photo turns 20

After last year’s catastrophe, fair expands its exhibition spaces

Must-see shows in Turin during Artissima

Heavy-hitting, political shows by Wael Shawky and Josh Kline headline the city’s art programme