Contemporary Art News (C.A.N.) Condensed

November 14th, 2013

Damien Hirst and Alexander McQueen have teamed up to create a 30-piece scarf collection in celebration of the 10th anniversary of McQueen’s iconic scull print. The collection blends McQueen’s signature symbol with Hirst’s “Entomology” series, featuring butterflies, bugs, spiders, and other insects. Style.com

In celebration of the return of Julian Schnabel check out the Wall Street Journal’s “20 Odd Questions” for the artist, whose comprehensive retrospective opened this week in New York. WSJ

Christie’s held a record-breaking auction last night with sales including a Francis Bacon triptych selling for over 142M, setting a record as the highest-priced sale held at auction. ArtInfo

The 25 newly discovered works for the Munich art cache are now online. Check out the photos and the full list of artists here. ArtInfo