The Provensens

Glorious Flights: The Illustration Art of Alice and Martin Provensen

  • April 30, 2017

Glorious Flight: The Illustration Art of Alice and Martin Provensen is on view April 29 through September 3 at Joslyn Art Museum in Omaha. Alice Provensen (b. 1918) met her husband Martin ...

Donna Levinstone Reflection IV signed charcoal on paper 6" x 6"

"Black and White" ~ A group show of historic and contemporary paintings, drawings and photographs all in black and white.

  • April 29, 2017

There are those days when you think “wouldn’t it be nice if things were just a little simpler?”  The Cooley Gallery is proud to announce: “Black and White” an exhibition and sale of drawings, ...

Patt Baldino, Roses are Red, oil, 9x12

Lyme Art Association Presents the "96th Annual Elected Artist Exhibition" and "In the Red"

  • April 10, 2017

The Lyme Art Association presents the annual showcase of the best new works of art by Elected Artists Members. These artists are professionals of note and significance whose works are known, ...

Johannes Vermeer, The Love Letter, c.  1669-70 oil on canvas Rijksmuseum, purchased with the support of Vereniging Rembrandt

Landmark Exhibition Brings to Light Relationships Between Vermeer and his Contemporaries

  • National Gallery of Art
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  • April 28, 2017

Washington, DC—More than 20 years after the legendary exhibition Johannes Vermeer, the National Gallery of Art, Washington, presents Vermeer and the Masters of Genre Painting: Inspiration and ...

Horace Pippin memoir of his experiences in World War I, ca.  1921.  Horace Pippin notebooks and letters, circa 1920-1943.  Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Archives of American Art Announces Grant from the Henry Luce Foundation to Expand its Collections on African American Art and Artists

  • April 28, 2017

The Smithsonian’s Archives of American Art announced that it has received a $575,000 grant from the Henry Luce Foundation to support a three-year African American Collecting Initiative. While the ...

M.  Evelyn McCormick's "Fremont House" is in Witherell's May 2-16 auction.

McCormick painting, Gold Rush items highlight Witherell’s Premier Western Design Auction

  • April 28, 2017

A large McCormick painting and items relating to the Gold Rush era highlight Witherell’s Premier Western Design auction May 2 to 16, 2017.  One of the first women to embrace Impressionism, M. ...

Large and impressive Japanese Meiji period (1868-1912) bronze censer, 50.25 inches tall and nicely decorated with raised panels (est.  $4,000-$6,000).

Outstanding single-owner collection of Asian art objects will be sold May 6th by Bruneau & Co. Auctioneers

  • Bruneau & Co. Auctioneers
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  • April 28, 2017

CRANSTON, R.I. – A large and impressive Japanese Meiji period (1868-1912) bronze censer and a large Japanese mid-20th century gilt over red lacquer carved wood Kannon Buddha are expected top lots ...

Chinese Cloisonné Bottle Vase dated to the 18th / 19th century

A $200 Cloisonné Chinese Vase Realizes $812,500 On

  • April 28, 2017

Last Thursday, on April 20th in the closing moments of the sale of Asian, Ancient, and Ethnographic Works of Art a Chinese Cloisonné Bottle Vase offered by the Falls Church, Virginia-based Quinn’s ...

An artist rendering of the Art Museums of Colonial Williamsburg's expansion, showing the institutions' new facade on South Francis Street.

The Art Museums of Colonial Williamsburg Breaks Ground on its Building Expansion

  • April 27, 2017

Nearly two and a half years after announcing the public phase of a $40 million capital campaign with its goal met, the Art Museums of Colonial Williamsburg held a groundbreaking ceremony this ...

Edgar Degas, Dancer (Arabesque Over the Right Leg, Left Arm in Front), c.1882-95, Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, UK.

Denver Art Museum is Sole U.S. Venue for Degas: A Passion for Perfection

  • April 27, 2017

The Denver Art Museum (DAM) is pleased to announce it will be the sole American venue for Degas: A Passion for Perfection, an exhibition showcasing prolific French artist Edgar Degas’ works from ...

Gabriël Metsu, Breakfast, c 1659–62 © State Hermitage Museum, St Petersburg

63 acclaimed Dutch Masters return home to Holland for an exhibition at the Hermitage Amsterdam

  • April 27, 2017

For the first time ever, the Hermitage Amsterdam is to hold an exhibition devoted to one of the crowning glories of the State Hermitage museum in St Petersburg: its collection of ...

Barbara Chase-Riboud (b.1939), “Matisse's Back in Twins,” 1967/1994, polished bronze and silk on painted steel base, 75 1/4" x 39" x 18" / 191.1 x 99.1 x 45.7 cm

Barbara Chase-Riboud: The 1960s and 1970s @ Frieze New York

  • Michael Rosenfeld Gallery
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  • April 27, 2017

Michael Rosenfeld Gallery @ Frieze New York Barbara Chase-Riboud: The 1960s and 1970s Spotlight Stand D31 Randall’s Island Park May 5-7, 2017 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (April 22, 2017 – ...

Beautiful oil on canvas landscape rendering by the French-born New Orleans artist Richard Clague (1812-1873), titled The Back of City Park, New Orleans (est.  $60,000-$90,000).

Beautiful landscape painting by Richard Clague (1812-1873) will headline Crescent City's May 13-14 auction

  • Crescent City Auction Gallery
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  • April 27, 2017

NEW ORLEANS, La. – A beautiful oil on canvas landscape rendering by New Orleans artist Richard Clague (1812-1873), three oil on board figural works by the iconic African American folk artist ...

Grace Hartigan Land and Sea , 1977 Oil on canvas 72 x 89 in.

Grace Hartigan Survey On View at ACA Galleries

  • April 26, 2017

ACA Galleries in New York will present GRACE HARTIGAN: A SURVEY from April 27 through June 3, 2017 . This exhibition will feature paintings and works on paper from 1949 to 2006. A catalogue with an ...

Thornton Dial, Sr.  (American,1928–2016), Crossing Waters, 2006–2011, paint, fencing, clothing, cloth, wood, metal, corrugated tin, shoe, ceramic figurines, and wireon canvas on wood.High Museum of Art, Atlanta.Photo: Stephen Pitkin/Pitkin Studio.

High Museum of Art Receives 54 Artworks from Souls Grown Deep Foundation

  • April 26, 2017

Acquisition strengthens one of the most significant collections of American self-taught art in the world  Museum expands largest public collection of works by Thornton Dial and holdings by ...

Takashi Murakami, Photo: Claire Dorn.

Pharrell Williams Curates a Musical Gala for Takashi Murakami Exhibition Preview at MCA Chicago's 50th Anniversary Celebration

  • April 26, 2017

On Saturday, June 3, 2017, the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago celebrates its 50th anniversary with MCA ArtEdge: 50, during which attendees access an exclusive first preview of the summer ...

Stand: Laurent Godin, Halle 11.2

Art Cologne Adds Exhibitors to Its Strong Roster of International Modern to Contemporary Art Galleries

  • April 26, 2017

200 globally renowned galleries from 28 countries will gather in Cologne, Germany, from April 26-29, showing works by around 2,000 artists The 51st ART COLOGNE promises to be the best yet, ...

 Allan D'Arcangelo (1930-1998) Constellation #10, 1970 Acrylic on canvas 86 x 86 inches

In the Absence of Color: Artists Working in Black and White

  • Hollis Taggart Galleries
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  • April 26, 2017

"But when I fell in love with black, it contained all color. It wasn’t a negation of color. It was an acceptance. Because black encompasses all colors. Black is the most aristocratic color of all. ...

'The West I' (2011) © Diane Meyer.


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  • April 26, 2017

We are delighted to announce the representation of DIANE MEYER. Meyer's artistic practice consists of photographs, that have been partially obscured, with the use of cross-stitch embroidery, ...

Bird bath, bronze

Fresh Air 2017 13th Biennial Quenington outdoor sculpture show

  • Fresh Air
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  • April 26, 2017

‘The aim of FRESH AIR is to challenge, inspire, inform and delight’ says Lucy Abel-Smith, co-curator of FRESH AIR Over the last 25 years, FRESH AIR has evolved from representing traditional ...