Alvin Armstrong - 20th Century & Contemporary Art: Online Auction New York Tuesday, September 26, 2023 | Phillips

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  • Provenance

    Anna Zorina Gallery, New York
    Acquired from the above by the present owner

  • Exhibited

    New York, Anna Zorina Gallery, Alvin Armstrong: To Give and Take, May 5–June 19, 2021
    Syracuse, Everson Museum of Art, Hoop Dreams: Basketball and Contemporary Art, February 4–May 21, 2023

  • Literature

    "Preview: Alvin Armstrong 'To Give and Take'," Juxtapoz Magazine, April 9, 2021, online (illustrated)
    "Interview: Painter Alvin Armstrong Questions Society's Expectations of Black Bodies," Something Curated, April 16, 2021, online (illustrated)
    Ché Morales, "A guide to art in New York during Frieze Week," Soho House, May 6, 2021, online (illustrated)
    Taylor Michael, "Alvin Armstrong's Black Bodies in Motion," Hyperallergic, May 29, 2021, online (illustrated)
    Charles Moore, "Alvin Armstrong: Rhythm Paintings," Juxtapoz Magazine, July 18, 2022, online (illustrated)
    Tania Ortiz, "Want to shoot hoops at a museum? Basketball meets art at interactive Everson exhibit in Syracuse,", February 4, 2023, online (illustrated)
    Carl Mellor, "Everson's 'Hoop Dreams' fuses basketball and art in Syracuse exhibit," Central Current, February 24, 2023, online


I Got Next

each signed "Alvin Armstrong" on the reverse
acrylic on canvas, diptych
each 60 x 36 in. (152.4 x 91.4 cm)
overall 120 x 72 in. (304.8 x 182.9 cm)

Painted in 2021.

$7,000 - 10,000 

Sold for $7,620

Contact Specialist

Katerina Blackwood
Associate Specialist, Head of Online Sales, New York
20th Century & Contemporary Art
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20th Century & Contemporary Art: Online Auction

26 September - 5 October 2023