Emily Mae Smith's Broom Life sold for over 20 times its high estimate.
Organised by London's National Gallery, the exhibition will include both paintings and a film when it premieres later this winter.
Works by Black artists outstripped estimates several times over at Phillips' New York auction last night.
Leading global galleries Perrotin, Templon and Almine Rech are among those joining the fair for the first time.
The events will feature unlikely cameos including author Malcolm Gladwell and Wilco's Jeff Tweedy.
Ocula presents a selection of exhibitions to catch during the 7th edition of Paris Gallery Weekend.
Dozens of statues are being removed as part of Black Lives Matter protests. Artists and critics have some provocative ideas for what to do with the sites.
Holmes shared Floyd's last words on flying banners that appeared over five US cities.
The best art to see online and off from Tuesday 12 to Monday 18 May.
Galleries have reported stronger than anticipated sales at Frieze New York's Viewing Rooms, which opened to VIPs on 6 May. The online event, initiated after the physical fair was cancelled due to COVID-19, opens to the public from 8-15 May.
Billie Zangewa discusses sewing, turning the mundane into the relatable by expanding personal histories outwards through textiles, the importance of self-care, and why she considers herself a soldier of love.
Galleries in Germany have cautiously reopened their doors, while those in other parts of Europe expect to remain closed for weeks to come.
A portrait by the artist from Ghana obliterated estimates in London last week.
Singapore Art Week returns from 11 to 19 January 2020 with a host of island-wide events, at the centre of which is the second edition of S.E.A. Focus (16–19 January 2020) at Gillman Barracks, showcasing the best of contemporary art in Southeast Asia.
For its 18th edition in Miami Beach, 269 leading international modern and contemporary art galleries from across the world exhibited artworks by over 4,000 artists.
'The fair provides a platform for international exhibitors to showcase the finest quality of modern and contemporary art in Shanghai. With exhibitions and art events offered by museums and galleries i
'FIAC brings together 197 galleries from 29 countries. Coming together from all over the world, the diversity of FIAC's exhibitors and their loyalty year after year reflects the magnetic attraction of
Ocula contributor Diana d'Arenberg gives her annual post-mortem of Hong Kong's Art Basel week, running through some of the highs and lows of the fair's seventh edition, which opened to the public from 29 to 31 March 2019.
The highly anticipated seventh edition of Art Basel in Hong Kong brought together 242 leading galleries, presenting a unique overview of the diverse art scenes across Asia and beyond.
'The Armory Show features presentations by leading international galleries, innovative artist commissions and dynamic public programs. Since its founding in 1994, The Armory Show has served as a nexus
Curated by Anita Dube, the 4th Kochi-Muziris Biennale: Possibilities for a Non-Alienated Life (12 December 2018–29 March 2019) 'places access at its core', writes Natalie King.
In Art Basel's American show, leading galleries from North America, Latin America, Europe, Asia and Africa show significant work from the masters of Modern and contemporary art, as well as the new generation of emerging stars. Photography by Charles Roussel.
'With a strong selection of returning exhibitors, the 2018 edition welcomes 87 galleries in the Galleries section, among which 39 are participating for the first time.' – West Bund Art & Design (8
'For the 2018 selection, held in Paris from 18 to 21 October, FIAC brought together 195 galleries from 27 countries in the nave and exhibition rooms of the Grand Palais. The fair presented the finest