The Russian upcoming artist Katerina Belkina just reached a milestone in her career: her photograph, ‘For Lempicka’ was sold for £37,500 at Sotheby’s London as part of the ’20th Century Art – A different perspective’ auction on November 12. The artwork’s participation at the auction was organized by the Budapest-based Faur Zsófi Gallery. ‘For Lempicka’ is part of the artist’s PAINT series, in which she ‘borrowed’ the brushes and eyes of 19th and 20th century painters such as Modigliani, Piacasso and Klimt, just to name a few. In the series, Belkina created a dialogue with these masters, while also recontextualized […]
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