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Ultra Violet & ArtNet News

“This is a photo of Warhol superstar Ultra Violet (born Isabelle Collin Dufresne), taken late in her life by fellow Warholian John Loring, the famous design director at Tiffany’s. Ultra died in June – unfortunately, just before she and I were meant to talk. But her superstadom lives on, just a bit, in a double […]

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Salvador Dali & Brian Sewell

Ultra Violet became Salvador Dali’s mistress when she first arrived in New York and she had a number of poignant things to say about the artist (none, at least in my hearing, at all mean spirited).  Brian Sewell is one of Britain’s most insightful art critics, and his “Dirty Dali” is not the story of his […]

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