Helen Frankenthaler

Contentment Island, 2004 screenprint 37"  x  30 1/2" With the passing of Helen Frankenthaler at 83 years of age, on Dec. 26th, came the loss of a truly great American artist and a Hamilton-Selway favorite. Frankenthaler made a name for herself…

Pacific Standard Time

Standard Station, Amarillo, Texas, 1963 oil on canvas 64 1/2"  x  121 3/4" Pacific Standard Time: Crosscurrents in L.A. Painting and Sculpture, 1950-1970 is an exhibition that is currently running at the Getty Museum in Los Angeles. Co-organized…

Andy Warhol - Diamond Dust Shoes

Andy Warhol - Shoes (II.255), 1980 Screenprint with diamond dust on Arches Aquarelle paper, 40 1/4" x 59 1/2" In the Diamond Dust Shoes series Warhol came full circle from his early roots to his “glitzy” position as a pop art icon. When…

Art Auctions Bringing in Big Bucks

With winter approaching, the art world seems to be keeping the fire burning this holiday season. Recently, the two major Auction houses hosted record-breaking sales, in spite of the current world financial woes. Christie’s most recent auction…

What Does it All Mean?

Although purchasing prints can be a fun endeavor, it can also be a tricky one, if you don’t fully understand “art jargon.” Here are some helpful terms to keep in mind and questions to ask when you are in the market for an edition print. There…

Taking Care of Your Art

Purchasing a piece of art today is usually a considerable investment. It therefore becomes especially important to take proper care of it. Here are a few tips that will help you maintain the value and integrity of your artwork. When hanging…

New Donald Sultan Editions

DONALD SULTAN (b. 1951) is one of the most celebrated Contemporary artists. His work examines the seam of beauty that lies between abstraction and the natural world. In this new series of mixed-media prints, Sultan combines sensuously reductive…