Richard Prince Story in Saatchi Online Magazine

Check out my latest story in Saatchi magazine. Living legend Richard Prince experimented with unusual subject matter at a show this past winter at the Eden Rock Gallery and Resort on St. Barth’s.

This new approach involved basing the 25 paintings displayed on a screenplay by the artist, which he hopes to turn into a novel with the help of a ghostwriter (and publish under a pseudonym). Eventually, Prince hopes, the book will be a vehicle for promoting the movie.

For now, though, he has to settle for the brutal reality of having sold each painting for $150,000, pretty much within 24 hours of the show’s opening. Tough life for a starving artist …

Read the whole story in Saatchi magazine >>

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