What Pop Art Did Obama give to the Australian Prime Minister?

YES! That's Ed Ruscha's Column with Speed Lines Tony Abbott, in exchange, gave the President a handmade surfboard. Mr. Abbott will display the architectural column lithograph with red, white, and blue stripes in his office until the end of…

Katy Perry Embraces Pop Art

IT EVEN STARTS WITH SOMEONE LOOKING AT A PRINT! shows how there's more to a print then just the print itself

Fashion Designer has his place decked out in Pop Art

John Eshaya, former VP and creative director for Fred Segal, and current fashion designer behind t-shirt and denim line JET, has been buying Warhols from our gallery for years! And now he's sharing his Palm Springs place with us! "Another great…

Empire, the 8 hour Warhol film, turns 50!

Do you remember that film that shows the Empire State Building and...well nothing else? Well this insatiably long film turned 50 this past week (July 25, 1964). People have tried to watch it. They would watch the beginning, then leave, and…

Andy Warhol Computerized. New Art!

Back in the mid-1980s, Andy Warhol made a series of digital artworks on an Amiga 1000, a personal computer created by Commodore International. The artist, tapped by the company to be a spokesperson for the computer’s multimedia capabilities,…

We Have Salvador Dali In The House!

  All 10 of Salvador Dali's Les Amours Jaunes, 1974 portfolio is now at Hamilton-Selway! Pudentiane from Les Amours Jaunes, 1974 Original etching and added color and gold flakes on Arches paper 16 x 12 inches Le poete contumace (The…

What is art? Nothing more than an asset, really. And what’s wrong with that?

By the time this column is in print, it’s quite possible that the record for the most expensive work by a living artist ever sold will have been broken. That record either still does or did belong to Domplatz Mailand (1968), which…

Top 10: Art Installations of 2013

Out of all the different types of art forms we write about on a daily basis, there's one that clearly stands apart from the rest - installation. According to Merriam-Webster, an installation is defined as "a work of art that usually consists…