16 February 2015

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Looted Masterpiece Spotted In Helmut Newton photographs

New evidence has come to light in the search for a lost Arnold Böcklin masterpiece from a highly unlikely source, the Art Newspaper has reported. The question now being asked by art professionals and restitution experts alike, is whether a painting in the background of two photographs by Helmut Newton – is a missing masterpiece […]

13 February 2015

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HSBC Leak Reveals Key Art World Tax Avoidance Connections

Leaked documents from HSBC’s secretive Swiss banking arm have this week reveal snippets of private information about some of the bank’s art world clients. There are 100,000 individuals and companies listed in the 2005 to 2007 records, and found in the leaked papers are the French artist Christian Boltanski, the fashion photographer Helmut Newton and […]

9 January 2011

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Photographers Gallery Charity Auction at Christie’s

The Photographers Gallery in London is holding a charity auction at Christie’s South Kensington on Thursday 17 February 2011, to celebrate its 40th anniversary,. The auction is to raise funds for the final stage of building its Ramillies Street Gallery. The event will include a Live and Silent Auction, offering nearly 70 lots. With estimates […]