Artist Keltie Ferris... Painting Breaks the $100,000 Mark!
So for all those fans of amazing women contemporary painters.. you had good reason to celebrate last night. At the Christies Afternoon sale yesterday, one of the US young women painters crossed a major hurdle. The $100,000 mark for a secondary market painting! WOW.. and it couldn't happen to a nicer more talented gal.
Congrats to Keltie Ferris.. he paintings have been an impressive few years of powerful color expressions. She's had some strong success in the gallery and museum world, but yesterday who entered an eleite club of young living artists selling for over $100,000. It's a group generally reserved for only hot young ego maniacs guy painters.. so it's refreshing to see Keltie's success!
Keltie Ferris (b. 1977)
oil, acrylic, oil pastel and spray paint on canvas
80 x 80 in. (203.2 x 203.2 cm.)
Executed in 2011.
Horton Gallery, New York
Acquired from the above by the present owner, 2011
London, Saatchi Gallery, Abstract America Today, May-September 2014.
She was born in Louisville, KY, 1977, so not even 40 yet!
She lives and works in Brooklyn, NY
More details about Keltie can be found here..
and at her NYC gallery... Mitchell-Innes Nash.. http://www.miandn.com/artists/keltie-ferris/works/1/
A Big MAO Congrats to Keltie Ferris! We can't wait to see more of your paintings!