Elliot Bostwick Davis

MFA Boston Chief Curator Elliot Bostwick Davis Named New Director and CEO of Norton Museum of Art

  • September 18, 2018

The Board of Trustees of the Norton Museum of Art announced that nationally recognized art historian and curator Elliot Bostwick Davis has been appointed Director and CEO to succeed Hope Alswang, ...

Helen Lundeberg (1908-1999), The Evanescent, 1941-1944 From the collection of Harry and Miriam Carmean ©The Feitelson/Lundeberg Art Foundation

Something Revealed: California Women Artists Emerge, 1860-1960

  • September 17, 2018

Exhibition on View September 29, 2018 – March 31, 2019 at Pasadena Museum of History Pasadena Museum of History presents Something Revealed; California Women Artists Emerge, 1860-1960, a fine art ...

Norman Rockwell (1894-1978), John Wayne, oil on canvas, 38 x 31, Estimate: $1,000,000-$1,500,000, Sold: $1,496,000

Jackson Hole Art Auction Announces 2018 Results

  • Jackson Hole Art Auction
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  • September 17, 2018

Jackson, Wyoming – The twelfth annual Jackson Hole Art Auction was held on September 14th and 15th in Jackson, WY. Hosted by Trailside Galleries and the Gerald Peters Gallery, 88% percent of the ...

Barkley L.  Hendricks, Blood (Donald Formey), 1975.  Oil and acrylic on cotton canvas, 72 x 50 ½ inches.  Collection of Dr.  Kenneth Montague/The Wedge Collection.  Courtesy of the artist's estate and Jack Shainman Gallery, NY.

Brooklyn Museum Is Only East Coast Venue for 'Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power'

  • September 17, 2018

The Brooklyn Museum presents the critically acclaimed exhibition Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power, an unprecedented look at a broad spectrum of work by African American artists from ...

Claire Falkenstein: Matter in Motion

  • Michael Rosenfeld Gallery
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  • September 13, 2018

Exhibition Catalogue Release Claire Falkenstein: Matter in Motion  Celebrating a Career in Painting and Sculpture Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York, NY  April 6–June 9, 2018 Claire Falkenstein: ...

Judy Chicago Sky Sun from Flesh Gardens series, 1971 Courtesy the artist, Salon 94, New York, and Jessica Silverman Gallery, San Francisco © 2018 Judy Chicago/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.

'West by Midwest' Exhibition Traces Artists' Westward Migration and Influence

  • September 13, 2018

This fall, the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago presents West by Midwest, an exhibition tracing how artists with ties to the Midwest helped shape art and culture on the West Coast where they ...

Jean-Michel Basquiat, Grillo, 1984.  Collection Fondation Louis Vuitton.

120 Schiele Works and All of Basquiat's 'Heads' Together in Paris Exhibitions

  • September 12, 2018

Fondation Louis Vuitton in Paris will host two major exhibitions this fall with a focus on 20th-century masters: Viennese expressionist Egon Schiele, and ground-breaking New York artist Jean-Michel ...

Topology – Fountain, 2018.  Acrylic on canvas, 44 x 44 inches.

Sawool Kim: Grafted Relics on view at Childs Gallery

  • September 11, 2018

BOSTON, MA – Sawool Kim’s surreal, dream-like paintings fuse cultural relics with flora, fauna, and everyday objects. Her latest body of work explores transcultural identity through the visual ...

Audio-kinetic ball machine sculpture by George Rhoads (American, b.  1926), having 12 striking wind chimes within a xylophone-like midsection (est.  $3,000-$5,000).

Audio-kinetic ball machine sculpture by George Rhoads will be part of Bruneau & Co.'s Sept. 22 auction

  • Bruneau & Co. Auctioneers
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  • September 11, 2018

CRANSTON, R.I. – A selection of three rare Tiffany Studios floor and table lamps from a private collection out of Houston, Texas, plus the contents of the Pawtucket, Rhode Island Preservation ...

This unique pierced decorated bronze entryway, weighing several hundred pounds ($20/30,000) features a transom with geometric quatrefoil decorated panels and filigree decoration, 125 ½ by 111 1/2 inches.

Fontaine’s To Tap Into Interior Design At Its Fine Art, Antiques Auction Sept. 22

  • Fontaine's Auction Gallery
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  • September 10, 2018

     As children return to school and the leaves begin to change colors, fall is also the season when many people re-decorate their homes or add special decorating touches. From offering statement ...

Norman Rockwell, John Wayne; Estimate $1,000,000-1,500,000

MONUMENTAL PORTRAIT OF JOHN WAYNE BY NORMAN ROCKWELL, ONLINE BIDDING EXCLUSIVELY ON BIDSQUARE

  • September 09, 2018

Headlining Jackson Hole Art Auction's September sale is a monumental portrait of John Wayne by Norman Rockwell. Fresh to the auction market, this iconic piece celebrates two American legends and ...

Edgar Degas (French, 1834 – 1917), The Singer (La Chanteuse), c.  1877 – 1878, pastel over monotype on paper, Gift, Miss Martha Elizabeth Dick Estate, 1976.46.1

IMPRESSIONIST PAINTINGS FROM BOTH SIDES OF THE ATLANTIC HIGHLIGHTED IN NEW EXHIBITION AT RPM

  • Reading Public Museum
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  • September 08, 2018

This extraordinary exhibition, drawn mostly from the collection of the Reading Public Museum, explores the path to Impressionism through the nineteenth century in France. The show examines the ...

A Pair of French Neoclassical Style Gilt-Metal Eighteen-Light Chandeliers

Lark Mason Associates Celebrates New Exhibition Gallery with The Art of Dining Now Live on iGavelAuctions.com

  • September 06, 2018

Lark Mason Associates Celebrates New Exhibition Gallery with The Art of Dining Now Live on iGavelAuctions.com To celebrate the launch of the first phase of the build-out of its new auction house, ...

Circa 1885 oak-framed chromo-litho poster for the California Powder Works, the first U.S.  explosive powder making company west of the Rockies ($6,000).

Over 2,100 lots of Americana in many categories come up for bid at Holabird's Aug. 24-26 auction in Reno

  • Holabird Western Americana
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  • September 07, 2018

RENO, Nev. – Silver and gold lots reigned supreme at Holabird Western Americana Collections’ Americana auction, held August 24th-26th in Reno, as a Rothchild & Sons silver ingot from 1935 ...

Albert Bierstadt, American, 1830–1902, Mount Adams, Washington, 1875.  Oil on canvas.  Gift of Mrs.  Jacob N.  Beam.

Major Traveling Exhibition Offers Expansive New Vision of American Art Through the Lens of Environmental History and Changing Ideas About Nature

  • September 06, 2018

Nature’s Nation: American Art and Environment debuts at Princeton University Art Museum Oct. 13, 2018-Jan. 6, 2019 Reframing more than 300 years of diverse artistic practice in North America, ...