Japanese Yayoi Kusama was the most expensive artist of our time. Her painting “White No. 28” in 2014 has sold for $ 7.3 million.
This was reported by the portal Artnet, which ranked the most expensive living artists.
In second place was the American photographer Cindy Sherman: 17 works were sold for amounts in excess of a million dollars. The most expensive of her works purchased for 6.7 million.
The three most expensive artists closes the English representative of the op art of Bridget Riley. It is noted that in 2016, her untitled painting 1966 went to Christie’s auction for 5.7 million dollars.
Also, the rating includes Marlene Dumas, Cecily brown, Julie a Merita, Jenny Saville, Elizabeth Peyton, Via Celmins and rosemary Trockel.