Diana Al-Hadid "The Candle Clock in the Citadel," 2017 Modified polymer gypsum, fiberglass, brass, copper, steel, concrete, polyurethane foam, plaster, metal leaf, and pigment.  117 x 90 x73 in.  Gift of the Lipman Family Foundation.

SJMA Acquires Works by Diana Al-Hadid and The Propeller Group

  • San Jose Museum of Art
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  • April 27, 2018

SAN JOSÉ, California (April 27, 2018) — The San José Museum of Art announces the acquisition of three works by major international artists. Two works by Brooklyn-based artist Diana Al-Hadid, whose ...

Thornton Dial (American, 1928-2016).  History Refused to Die, 2004.  Okra stalks and roots, clothing, collaged drawings, tin, wire, steel, Masonite, steel chain, enamel, spray paint, 8 ft.  6 in.  x 87 in.  x 23 in.  (259.1 x 221 x 58.4 cm).  The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Gift of Souls Grown Deep Foundation from the William S.  Arnett Collection, 2014.  © Thornton Dial

History Refused to Die: Highlights from the Souls Grown Deep Foundation Gift to the Met

  • April 26, 2018

Opening May 22 at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, History Refused to Die: Highlights from the Souls Grown Deep Foundation Gift will present 30 paintings, sculptures, drawings, and quilts by ...

Donato Giancola - Life Seaker

IMAGINE

  • Rehs Contemporary Galleries, Inc.
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  • April 25, 2018

The most powerful tool each of us have is our imagination – we can create alternate realities, bend the laws that govern the world we live in or dream up fantastical beings that have never been ...

Oak-framed broadside poster for California Powder Works, the first American explosive powder manufacturing company west of the Rocky Mountains, circa 1885, 24 inches by 30 inches (est.  $12,000-$18,000).

Antique posters from America's Wild West and mining history will be part of Holabird's May 7-10 auction

  • Holabird Western Americana
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  • April 25, 2018

RENO, Nev. – Holabird Western Americana Collections’ big four-day sale coming up May 7th thru 10th is officially billed as an Americana, Railroad, Mining & More Auction, but those three ...

Mary Elizabeth Price, Flower Border I & 2.  Sold for a record $306,250.

Pair of Paintings by Mary Elizabeth Price Achieve a Record $306,250 at Doyle

  • April 23, 2018

On April 18, 2018, Doyle held a successful auction of American Paintings, Furniture & Decorative Arts. This auction category is Doyle’s premier venue for 19th and early 20th century American ...

'Hawk' by Frank W.  Benson (1862-1951)

Vose Galleries presents 'Light & Color: 150 Years on Paper'

  • Vose Galleries
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  • April 21, 2018

Vose Galleries is pleased to present the exhibition Light & Color: 150 Years on Paper, Featuring Frank W. Benson and His Contemporaries. The exhibition features over fifty paintings and ...

Gary Erbe (American, b.  1944), Celebrating an American Patriot, 2014, oil on canvas, 30 x 40 inches, Private Collection.

Gary Erbe's Fifty Year Retrospective to be Featured at the Reading Public Museum

  • Reading Public Museum
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  • April 18, 2018

The Reading Public Museum is proud to announce Gary Erbe: 50 Year Retrospective, an exceptional exhibition of more than fifty paintings that draws on the impressive body of work produced by the New ...

888 Auctions Featuring Chinese Numismatic Coins, Modern Paintings & Asian Antiques in April 26 Auction

  • 888 Auctions
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  • April 18, 2018

Richmond Hill, ON – Prices continue to soar at 888 Auctions with sell-through rates of 99% being achieved in its numismatics categories. Leading the way are Chinese numismatic coins and 888 ...

Lot 24a- Asher Brown Durand (1796-1886) Butternut Tree, Study from Nature, Lake George, New York, Oil on Canvas

The Simple Elegance of the Still Life this Month at Gray’s

  • April 25, 2018

Any lover of fine art will be intimately familiar with the still life.  An invaluable tool for honing technique and developing a sense of composition, nearly every painter has produced a wealth of ...

Sam Francis, Untitled [Berkeley], 1948.  Watercolor on paper, 19 x 25 3/4 inches.  SFF4.61.  © 2018 Sam Francis Foundation, California/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

Sam Francis Foundation Releases the First Installment of the Sam Francis: Online Catalogue Raisonne Project (SFCR) to Global Audience

  • April 18, 2018

The Sam Francis Foundation will release the first installment of the Sam Francis: Online Catalogue Raisonné Project––The Compilation of Unique Works on Paper and Expanded Version of Canvas and ...

Sean Wallis, "Unrestrained," Oil on Linen

April Showers, May Flowers captures colors & wild characters of Spring in the West

  • April 18, 2018

April Showers, May Flowers is a group exhibition celebrating the vibrant transformation of seasons in the West, featuring a wide array of some of the most inspired painters, printmakers, and ...

William Merritt Chase (1849-1916), Jester Resting on a Chair, Oil on Canvas

A Newly Discovered Work by an Impressionist Master: William Merritt Chase’s Jester Resting on a Chair

  • April 18, 2018

Gray's Auctioneers is extremely excited this month to debut a previously undiscovered work by William Merritt Chase.  Chase is a landmark figure in the history of American painting: a turn of the ...

KPM painted porcelain plaque, 19th or 20th century, depicting General Hindenburg of Germany, 9 inches by 6 inches (est.  $3,000-$5,000).

KPM portrait plaque of General Hindenburg, of aerial disaster fame, will be in Nye & Company's April 25-26 auction

  • Nye & Company
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  • April 18, 2018

BLOOMFIELD, N.J. – A two-day Estate Treasures Auction highlighted by the Phillips “Pete” Hathaway collection of fine items pulled from his historic Greek Revival home Ragamont House in northwestern ...

Asher B.  Durand (American, 1796–1886), "Hudson River Scene," 1846.  Oil on canvas, 32 x 32 inches.  Collection of Deen Day Sanders.

Boldface Names in American Art from Private Collection Featured in Georgia Museum of Art Exhibition

  • April 17, 2018

The exhibition “Bloom Where You’re Planted: The Collection of Deen Day Sanders” features a vibrant and highly varied collection of American works of art, on view at the Georgia Museum of Art at the ...

Frank Romero, The Closing of Whittier Boulevard.

Bridges in Time of Walls: Mexican/Chicano Art from Los Angeles to Mexico

  • April 17, 2018

Celebrating the cultural commonalities that Mexican-Americans in Los Angeles and Mexicans share, the unique AltaMed Art Collection exhibit aims to break down walls between two countries in an era ...