Luc Tuymans  (Belgian, 1958) 

Want to know more about Luc Tuymans? Read a detailed biography on the artist’s homepage

envelope Get email alerts about this artist!  
Artworks for sale (16)
In Art Galleries (16)
Dealers selling (11)
Dealers Buying (1)

Sold Artworks
In Past Auctions (326)

Exhibitions (4)

artnet Magazine
Articles (54)

More Information
artnet Analytics Reports
Market Reports
* paid service

Articles (54)


Artnet News FROM WARHOL TO BERNINI (PLUS LOOTED ANTIQUITIES) AT THE MET. Metropolitan Museum director Thomas Campbell unveils an impressive fall and winter schedule, and responds to new claims of looted antiquities in the collection., 06/08/2012
Art Market Watch SOTHEBY'S CONTEMPORARY DOES $266.6 MILLION. Eight-figure prices for Bacon, Lichtenstein, Warhol, Twombly and Richter mark a robust spring sale., 05/09/2012
Weekend Update by Walter Robinson. Stressed out at “De Kooning,” plus, Jenny Saville, Bjarne Melgaard, Matthew Barney, Zhang Enli, Graham Dickson, Kendall Shaw, Michael Leavitt, more., 09/22/2011
Artists for Haiti ZWIRNER GALLERY RAISES FUNDS FOR HAITI EARTHQUAKE RELIEF by Emily Nathan. A benefit auction of artist-donated artworks goes on the block at Christie’s to aid reconstruction in Haiti., 09/09/2011
Thomas Houseago, nouvelle coqueluche des grands collectionneurs internationaux d’art contemporain. Thomas Houseago à Vassivière. Par Guy Bloch-Champfort., 07/08/2011
Angel Vergara, artiste, et Luc Tuymans, commissaire, pour le pavillon belge de la Biennale de Venise 2011. Vergara / Tuymans : duo acerbe. Par Alexandre Devaux., 06/07/2011
ARTNET NEWS. The mysterious death of Wlodzimierz Ksiazek. Plus, Art HK 11, Steve Martin's forged Campendonck, Peter Brant raises funds, National Academy reopens, 05/31/2011
Itinéraire d’expositions d’art contemporain à Bruxelles en mai-juin 2011. Ce qu'il reste de Bruxelles-downtown. Par Joël Riff, 05/20/2011
Art Market Watch REVOLT OF THE RICH? Sotheby's New York does a "meager" $128 million at its spring contemporary sale., 05/11/2011
Jan Fabre : portrait d'un mystique contemporain. Par Alexandre Devaux. Entretien vidéo avec l’artiste contemporain belge Jan Fabre., 05/03/2011
PERVERSE BEAUTY An interview by David Coggins. An interview with John Currin., 11/18/2010
>MOMA THE KID by Walter Robinson. "Greater New York" opens at P.S.1 in Queens., 05/21/2010
>MUST BAD PAINTING BE GOOD? by Charlie Finch. The haphazard gesture beckons to the lazy collector., 04/28/2010
SHADES OF GRAY by Robert G. Edelman. The familial subjects of Polish painter Wilhelm Sasnal., 04/21/2010
>LET’S RECONSIDER by Jerry Saltz. Finding something to like in the work of Marlene Dumas., 04/19/2010
>SAN FRANCISCO SKETCHY by Walter Robinson. Cartier, King Tut, "Shanghai," Luc Tuymans, Tomokazu Matsuyama, John Bankston, Shannon Ebner, Theophilus Brown, Diane Arbus, more., 03/30/2010
MAGAZINE RACK by Grant Mandarino. February issues of Artforum, Art in America, The New Criterion and Flash Art., 02/23/2010
Andy Warhol’s Polaroids, Jane Austen’s stuff, Bruce Nauman’s Venice works,, 01/05/2010
MOSCOW EXPRESS by Matthew Bown. The Moscow Biennale is the best yet; ArtMoscow an ignominious failure., 09/30/2009
LONDON DISPATCH by Laura K. Jones. Pestival, Rob Pruitt, Henry Hudson, Museum of Non Participation, Matthew Bannon, Vegas Gallery, Ceal Floyer, Mat Collishaw, more., 09/29/2009
TAKEOVER ARTIST by David Coggins. Belgian painter Luc Tuymans talks about his traveling U.S. retrospective., 09/16/2009
LUNCH WITH BAIBAKOVA by Simon Todd. Maria Baibakova and the Red October Chocolate Factory., 08/21/2009
>ENTROPY IN VENICE by Jerry Saltz. Art about art at the 53rd Venice Biennale. Plus, is something coming out of the other side of that black hole?, 06/29/2009
Pinault Vénitien. Christian Caujolle. Au moment où débute la 53e Biennale de Venise, l’exposition Mapping the Studio, en deux sites mythiques de la Cité des Doges, la Punta della Dogana et le Palazzo Grassi, présente une somme — 200 œuvres, 60 artistes — de la riche collection François Pinault., 06/05/2009
ART MARKET WATCH. Grim news from Sotheby’s, optimistic news from Zwirner, bargains at Phillips, etc., 03/04/2009
PAWN SHOP CONCEPTUALISM by Ben Davis. Jeff Sonhouse’s "composites" reach for a neither/nor esthetic., 11/20/2008
SHAKEOUT TIME by Richard Polsky. Advice for art collectors in a volatile market., 11/04/2008
ARTNET NEWS. Pierre Huyghe, Performa 09, "Home Delivery," Axel Vervoordt, NADA County Fair, Robots in Pittsburgh, "Funky Pop," more., 07/10/2008
LONDON DISPATCH by Laura K. Jones. Thomas Scheibitz, Angus Fairhurst, Derek Jarman, Les Blank, Michael Landy, more., 04/08/2008
ARTNET NEWS. Print Week in New York, Kiki Smith does vases, "Sleepwalkers" to Miami, more., 10/30/2007
ART MARKET GUIDE 2007 by Richard Polsky. A look at the art market, October 2007., 10/10/2007
ARTNET NEWS. Madison Avenue art walk, Marguerite Zorach, "Old School" in London, more., 05/03/2007
THE ART WORLD JUNGLE by Jerry Saltz. The Chelsea art district, David Zwirner and the new fall season. Plus, a visit to Spiral Jetty., 10/10/2006
MURAKAMI, IMPRESARIO by Walter Robinson. With his Geisai #10 art fair, Takashi Murakami brings Japanese art to the world., 09/26/2006
TAKE SOME OFF THE TABLE by Richard Polsky. A review of the overheated contemporary art market, September 2006., 09/25/2006
BOOK REPORT by Abraham Orden. Essay collections by John Updike and Lawrence Rinder., 08/11/2006
ARTNET NEWS. Sotheby's buys Noortman, Grosse makes skateboards, shoplifting in Chelsea, more., 06/08/2006
GYPSY by Jerry Saltz. Amy Sillman, a nervy painter who loves mid-century abstraction, 04/26/2006
Artnet News, 03/21/2006
Artnet News, 03/17/2006
Artnet News, 02/23/2006
THE 2005 ART REVUE by Walter Robinson. Highs and lows, heroes and goats, art milestones and missteps, all yours in a nutshell., 12/21/2005