2018 Isamu Noguchi Award Goes to Industrial Designer Naoto Fukasawa and Landscape Designer Edwina von Gal

  • March 2, 2018

The Noguchi Museum has selected industrial designer Naoto Fukasawa and landscape designer Edwina von Gal as recipients of the 2018 Isamu Noguchi Award, given to individuals who share Noguchi’s ...

World on the Horizon: Swahili Arts Across the Indian Ocean, Prita Meier and Allyson Purpura, eds., 2018.  © Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois on behalf of Krannert Art Museum

Krannert Art Museum Publishes World on the Horizon Catalogue

  • Krannert Art Museum
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  • February 28, 2018

Krannert Art Museum (KAM, kam.illinois.edu) has recently published an edited, multi-authored catalogue in conjunction with the groundbreaking exhibition World on the Horizon: Swahili Arts Across ...

Preliminary rendering of the Hammer’s new corner entrance at Wilshire and Westwood, courtesy Michael Maltzan Architecture

Hammer Museum Announces $180 Million Capital Campaign to Support Major Multi-year Transformation

  • February 22, 2018

Hammer Museum director Ann Philbin announced today that the ambitious multi‑year project to renovate, expand, and transform the Los Angeles institution has taken a major step forward with the ...

Ellsworth Kelly's Austin

Ellsworth Kelly's Final Work, His Only Building, Debuts in Austin

  • February 20, 2018

The Blanton Museum of Art at The University of Texas at Austin raised $23 million to fabricate and endow Ellsworth Kelly's Austin, the late artist's only building, a Romanesque-style church lit ...

Vagabond Antiques A Parliament of Owls


  • Bath Decorative Antiques Fair
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  • February 14, 2018

After 29 years, the Bath Decorative Antiques Fair 9-11 March 2018, trade preview 8 March, is still the leading regional event to beat, where rustic to refined ultra-relevant stylish English Country ...

Appliqué depicting the Sun God Usil, Etruscan, 500 - 475 B.C.  Italy, made in Vulci.  Bronze.  H: 20 cm (7 7/8 in.) The J.  Paul Getty Museum, Villa Collection, Malibu, California

J. Paul Getty Museum Acquires Bronze of Etruscan Sun God Usil for Revamped Getty Villa

  • February 7, 2018

The J. Paul Getty Museum announced today the acquisition of an early 5th-century B.C. bronze appliqué depicting the Etruscan Sun God Usil.             “This bronze appliqué that probably ...

Modernism Week Showcase Home – Moroccan Modern

Winter Destination: Modernism Week in Palm Springs

  • January 11, 2018

Modernism Week’s signature February festival will take place February 15-25, 2018, highlighting midcentury modern architecture, art, interior and landscape design, and vintage culture in the Palm ...

Albert Paley Forging (Gina Taro, photographer)


  • Rago Auctions
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  • January 10, 2018

On January 21, 2018, Albert Paley will sell a selection of archived metalwork sculptures, furnishings and jewelry, as well as lithographs, sketches and maquettes. Composed of 60 works, this first ...

George Grant Elmslie (1871-1952) Six Leaded Glass Windows for the Henry B.  Babson House, circa 1907 (estimate: $ 15,000 - 20,000)


  • December 7, 2017

New York – On December 14, the Modern Decorative Art + Design auction at Bonhams New York will be led with rare lamps by Alberto Giacometti, spectacular window panels by Frank Lloyd Wright and by ...

Call for Events! 5th Anniversary Boston Design Week! April 4 - 15, 2018

  • December 7, 2017

Boston, MA – A “Call for Events” has been issued for the Fifth Anniversary Boston Design Week, a 12-day citywide festival taking place April 4 – 15, 2018. Non-profit organizations, professional ...

As The World Tipped, Greenwich Docklands International Festival, London © Stu Mayhew, Courtesy of Greater London Authority

Bloomberg Philanthropies and Google Arts & Culture Announce the World Cities Culture Forum Leadership Exchange Programme

  • October 29, 2017

Partnering with the World Cities Culture Forum to Create the First City-to-City Exchange, Enabling Cities to Develop Best Practices in Advancing Cultural Projects and Shaping Public Policy ...

David Geffen

David Geffen Pledges Historic $150 Million to the Building LACMA Campaign

  • October 4, 2017

On Oct. 4, philanthropist and entertainment executive David Geffen announced his pledge of $150 million toward LACMA's new galleries. The largest single cash gift from an individual in the museum's ...

Mondrian dresses, 1965

Two Museums Debut in Honor of Fashion Legend Yves Saint Laurent

  • September 27, 2017

Over fifteen years after the haute couture house closed, the Musée Yves Saint Laurent Paris will open on October 3, 2017. It will be located in the legendary hôtel particulier at 5 avenue Marceau ...

La Place Antiques French flower maket cart

Bruton Decorative Antiques Fair 13-15 October 2017

  • Bruton Decorative Antiques Fair
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  • September 26, 2017

The Bruton Decorative Antiques Fair returns to the luxury laden Haynes International Motor Museum from 13-15 October, 2017, following a smash hit debut in October 2016 when buyers flooded in from ...

Jean Hasbrouck House (ca.  1721), Historic Huguenot Street, New Paltz, NY.  Photo by Pieter Estersohn, 2017.  Courtesy Historic Huguenot Street.

Historic Huguenot Street in Hudson Valley NY opens new exhibition showcasing 17th-century Dutch culture

  • HIstoric Huguenot Street
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  • August 30, 2017

Historic Huguenot Street exhibition showcases 17th-century Dutch culture including paintings, furniture, and decorative items from the George Way Collection Complementary display of American and ...