News Archive For 201812

Dec 20, 2018
Support for the Al Hirschfeld Foundation

In September we had the pleasure of honoring our Founder and all-around wonderful person, Louise Hirschfeld Cullman in a special event at the National Arts Club. The starry evening was a terrific way to salute Louise and all she has accomplished for the Foundation and beyond, and it also proved to a very successful fundraiser, with proceeds nearly triple what was expected.

Dec 20, 2018
The Business of Hirschfeld

Hirschfeld is reaching new audiences and new collectors all the time. It has been another great year in the marketplace for Hirschfeld with big sales in auctions for works such as Cabin in the Sky and recently the Marx Brothers.

Dec 20, 2018
Hirschfeld Stories

In January of this year, we published a remarkable article by a Duke Ellington scholar that revealed Hirschfeld’s important contribution to Ellington’s early career, and how Al helped Duke deal with racism in his first national tours. We are regularly discovering new aspects of Hirschfeld’s art, as well as discovering works that we had never seen before.

Dec 20, 2018
Al Hirschfeld's Show Business

For an artist who has been gone for fifteen years, Al Hirschfeld remains pretty busy.