Francois Pinault Buys Adel Abdessemed’s Razor Wire Jesuses at Zwirner

A non-official image of the work from the gallery's checklist.

David Zwirner gallery has just informed us that French billionaire art collector Francois Pinault has purchased D├ęcor by Adel Abdessemed, a work from the artist’s new show at the gallery that consists of four razor-wire sculptures of Jesus being crucified. The gallery also said that the show has largely sold out since opening on Friday, with prices for most pieces ranging between $800,000 and $2 million. Read More


Bronx Museum Offers Free Family Passes to December Visitors

The Bronx Museum of the Arts. (t_a_i_s/Flickr)

Gallerist never shies away from a bit of good service journalism, and so we are happy today to announce that a news release just landed on our desk stating that the Bronx Museum of the Arts is offering a free family pass–good for four tickets–to anyone who visits during December. The pass is valid through through June 30, 2012. Regular admission to the museum is $5. Read More