Damien Hirst series "Empresses" is an homage to 5 amazing women with a major relevance in history. Little known for western culture, their greatness is celebrated by Hirst. These series of works are created as stunning laminated giclées on aluminium composite panels screen printed with glitter.
100 years after the creation of L'Ours blanc the François Pompon, 60 years after the disappearance of Yves Klein and 21 years since the last official edition of the artist, the Yves Klein Foundation and the François Pompon Archives have joined forces to create this iconic piece that merges the work of these two great artists.
Takashi Murakami's limited editions are many, although their characteristics vary greatly from one to another. The fact that there is a wide variety of themes, sizes, techniques and edition sizes means that Murakami has a large number of avid and loyal collectors.
As can be seen in the section of this website "Printmaking" and as we have already discussed in our previous article "All you need to know when buying fine art prints" there are many printing techniques by which artists create their limited editions. We can have serigraphy, engraving, lithography, giclée...
There are many techniques of artistic creation. From painting to sculpture, installations and video art, the world of fine art is very broad. But within the arts we can also find the printmaking, which in turn forms a wide range of techniques and procedures.