Tag Archives: William N. Copley

Serge Charchoune, Petite Composition Musicaliste, 1945. COURTESY HANINA FINE ARTS, LONDON

A Gentle Paris Painter of Another Age: William N. Copley on Serge Charchoune, in 1960

In honor of the Menil Collection’s William N. Copley survey, which opened today and is subtitled “The World According to CPLY,” we turn back to the March 1960 issue of ARTnews, which featured a profile of the painter Serge Charchoune … Read More

Art of the City Artists
Untitled, 1965.

Father Figures: Visiting William N. Copley’s Drawings Exhibition With the Artist’s Son

Where do you begin with William N. Copley? There are almost too many good stories about the artist, collector, art dealer, patron, and all-around gadabout, whose life cut a wild path through some of the most intriguing moments in postwar art … Read More

Art Basel Miami Beach 2014 Artists Market
William N. Copley, Grand Hotel, 1973, at Kasmin.

William N. Copleys Are All Over Art Basel Miami Beach

We don’t usually get to see too much of the work of William N. Copley (1919–96) here in the United States, which is a sad, sad thing because he is one of the most peculiar and interesting artists of the 20th century, a … Read More

Andy Warhol, Iolas, 1974, synthetic polymer paint and silk screen on canvas. ©1974 THE ANDY WARHOL FOUNDATION.

‘Alexander the Great: The Iolas Gallery 1955–1987’ at Paul Kasmin

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