Museum of Geometric and MADI Art

Coming to the Geometric MADI: Augmented Reality, the Mobile Tagging Art of Pedro Morales and the Sculptures of Miguel Prypchan

  • March 15, 2018

Opening April 27 at the Museum of Geometric and MADI Art in Uptown Dallas, a new show will introduce the city to the engaging works of two Venezuela-born artists, Pedro Morales and Miguel ...

Mike Weber, "Big Horn," Mixed Media on Panel, 48 x 48 in

New Works, New Artists introduces a diverse group now represented by Ann Korologos Gallery

  • March 15, 2018

New Works, New Artists introduces James Bohling, Tanya Bone, Ewoud de Groot, Lisa Gordon, Linda Lillegraven, Nathan Solano, Sean Wallis, and Mike Weber, a diverse group of painters, sculptors, and ...

The top lot of the auction was this massive 19th century Chinese archaic poem scroll painting, 24 feet wide by 29 inches tall ($72,500).

Massive 24-foot-wide Chinese poem scroll painting soars to $72,500 at Bruneau & Co.'s March 3rd auction

  • Bruneau & Co. Auctioneers
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  • March 16, 2018

CRANSTON, R.I. – A gigantic 19th century Chinese archaic poem scroll painting – 24 feet wide by 29 inches tall – sailed past its estimate of $800-$1,200 to command $72,500 at Bruneau & Co. ...

Lot 1- Clyde J.  Singer (1908-1999) Art Exhibit, January 1963, Casein on board

Picasso, Miro & Jewels dazzle at Gray’s March 28

  • March 15, 2018

Some of Picasso’s most endearing and sought after works are his playful ceramics. Lot 22 at Gray’s on March 28 is a pichet tête – a small pitcher embellished with contrasting black and white ...

Rendering for Lucas Museum

Lucas Museum of Narrative Art Officially Breaks Ground

  • March 14, 2018

Today marked the official groundbreaking for the Lucas Museum of Narrative Art. Co-Founders George Lucas and Mellody Hobson along with the Museum’s Board of Directors joined Los Angeles Mayor Eric ...

Oil on canvas portrait painting of George Washington, done in the manner of Edward Savage (Am., 1761-1817), 25 inches by 20 inches (est.  $3,000-$5,000).

Portrait painting of George Washington done in the manner of Edward Savage (Am., 1761-1817) will be in Crescent City's March 24-25 estates auction

  • Crescent City Auction Gallery
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  • March 15, 2018

NEW ORLEANS, La. – A portrait painting of George Washington done in the manner of Edward Savage (Am., 1761-1817), an oil painting titled Native American Bow Hunting by H. Irving Marlatt (Am., ...

Erin J.  Gilbert

Archives of American Art Announces New Positions for African American Collecting Initiative

  • March 13, 2018

The Smithsonian’s Archives of American Art (the Archives) announced two recent appointments today: Erin Jenoa Gilbert assumes a new position as Curator of African American Manuscripts and Rayna ...

 E.E.Cummings (1894–1943) Sound , 1919 Oil on canvas, 89.2 x 88.9 cm Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York © The Estate of E.E.Cummings

UK's Ashmolean to Display 'America's Cool Modernism' in Exhibition with Major Loans

  • March 12, 2018

The Ashmolean, at the UK's University of Oxford, will present a major exhibition of works by American artists that have never before travelled outside the USA (23 March–22 July 2018). AMERICA’S ...

“Nymph of the Spring” (ca.  1537-1540) by Lucas Cranach the Younger

San Diego Museum of Art Acquires Masterworks by Cranach and Sargent

  • March 12, 2018

The San Diego Museum of Art announced last month the acquisition of two outstanding paintings, Nymph of the Spring (ca. 1540) by Lucas Cranach the Younger and Portrait of John Alfred Parsons ...

Lot 190: Frederick Douglass, signed albumen cabinet card, by George Kendall Warren, circa 1879.  Estimate $10,000 to $15,000.

Poignant Letters in Swann Galleries' Printed & Manuscript African-Americana Auction

  • Swann Galleries
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  • March 12, 2018

Swann Galleries’ auction of Printed & Manuscript African Americana on Thursday, March 29 sheds light on some of the darker moments in American history and provides crucial context for cultural ...

Profiled Series: Untitled: Bust of Mary Seacole by Henry Weeks; marble, 1859; The J.Paul Getty Museum.  Los Angeles and Bust of Mm.  Adélaïde Julie Mirleau de Newville, née Garnier d'Isle by Jean-Baptiste Pigalle; marble, 1750s; The J.  Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles by Ken Gonzales-Day, archival ink on rag paper, 2009 (printed 2017).  Courtesy of the artist and Luis De Jesus Los Angeles.  Copyright 2017, Ken Gonzales-Day, all rights reserved.

National Portrait Gallery Presents “UnSeen: Our Past in a New Light: Ken Gonzales-Day and Titus Kaphar”

  • March 11, 2018

As the Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery marks its 50th anniversary, it will not only honor the past with special exhibitions but also shape the museum’s next chapter. The first contemporary ...

This floral still life on canvas painting, Italian School, circa 1800, depicting tulips, roses and chrysanthemums in a basket, was bought at Sotheby’s in December 1997 from the estate of the late conductor and composer Leonard Bernstein.

Leonard Bernstein Provenance Boosts Floral Still Life In March 21 Auction

  • Benefit Shop Foundation, Inc.
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  • March 11, 2018

Pam Stone, owner of the Benefit Shop Foundation, Inc., was just about done cataloguing her upcoming Red Carpet auction, slated for Wednesday, March 21, at 10 am, when a last-minute donation came in ...

White Roof in a Dark Tangle

Wolf Kahn: A 50 Year Survey

  • Jerald Melberg Gallery
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  • March 08, 2018

March 17 - May 12, 2018  Jerald Melberg Gallery proudly presents Wolf Kahn: A Fifty Year Survey, a retrospective exhibition of paintings and pastels by the internationally acclaimed artist. New ...

The top lot of the auction was this painting by Sandzen titled Cedar and Rocks.  It sold for $160,000.

Four oil paintings by Swedish-born American artist Birger Sandzen (1871-1946) sell for a combined $371,000 at Woody Auction

  • Woody Auction
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  • March 08, 2018

DOUGLASS, Kan. – Woody Auction celebrated the grand opening of their new Douglass auction hall with a major antique and fine art auction on Saturday, February 24th, one that featured four oil ...

Oil on canvas painting by Theodore Robinson (Am., 1852-1896), titled On the Seine, artist signed lower left, 22 inches by 15 inches ($7,250).

Oil painting by Theodore Robinson (Am., 1852-1896), titled On the Seine, realizes $7,250 at Weiss Auctions

  • Philip Weiss Auctions
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  • March 07, 2018

LYNBROOK, N.Y. – A copy of Detective Comics #29 (July 1939), bought by the consignor at a tag sale for $20, gaveled for $53,675 at a two-day auction held February 14th and 15th by Weiss Auctions, ...