Workbag Female Society for Birmingham for the Relief of British Negro Slaves Birmingham, England, used in Christianstown, Ireland 1827 Silk and cotton, Museum Purchase, 2016-166

African-American Heritage Heralded Through Recent Acquisitions at the Art Museums of Colonial Williamsburg

  • January 30, 2017

With its mission to tell America’s enduring story through its material culture, the Art Museums of Colonial Williamsburg has actively diversified its collections over recent years and has bolstered ...

'Niger' by Manuel Lopez Herrera, oil on canvas, 2016, £8,800 from Lucy B Campbell Gallery

The Antiques & Fine Art Fair at The Mere Golf Resort & Spa, Knutsford, Cheshire

  • January 25, 2017

Boutique in style, The Antiques & Fine Art Fair at The Mere plays host to some 30 specialist dealers, mainly members of BADA and LAPADA, the leading UK's trade associations, each displaying a ...

Lot 134: GIA certified 9.19 cts.  pear-shape diamond ring.  Est.  $75,000-100,000

Fine Art, Diamonds, & Colored Stones lead Grogan's February Auction

  • Grogan & Company
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  • January 31, 2017

BOSTON, MA – Grogan & Company’s February 5th auction will feature the auction house’s distinctive selection of high quality items across all collecting genres, including paintings, works on ...

Andy Warhol, Ferrous, 1975, acrylic and silkscreen on linen.  Collection of Joseph and Annette Allen © 2016 The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Inc.  / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

University of Michigan Museum of Art Celebrates Bicentennial with Major Exhibition of Alumni Collectors

  • University of Michigan Museum of Art
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  • January 24, 2017

UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN MUSEUM OF ART CELEBRATES UNIVERSITY’S BICENTENNIAL WITH MAJOR EXHIBITION IN 2017 VICTORS FOR ART: MICHIGAN’S ALUMNI COLLECTORS presents 115 artworks showcasing a rich ...

Top row: Doug Casebeer, Amber Vase, 2016; Liz Ferrill, Weed (detail), 2016, acrylic and gouache on canvas, 16 x 12 in.  Bottom row: Andrea Wallace, Nicolai, Fraternal Series, 2016, digital archival print, 40 x 30 in.; Jose Ferreira, The Legend of Foluzinha II, 2010, platinum print photograph, 30 x 40 in.

Aspen's Anderson Ranch to Open Group Exhibition of New Works by Artistic Directors Doug Casebeer, Jose Ferreira, Liz Ferrill and Andrea Wallace

  • January 23, 2017

In the Aspen area, Anderson Ranch Arts Center’s opening reception for the Artistic Directors Exhibition will take place on Tuesday, January 24, 5 – 7 PM. The event is free and open to the public. ...

Laura Gilpin, Maria Martinez Making Pottery, 1959; Gelatin silver print, 10 3/4 x 14 1/2 in.; Eugene B.  Adkins Collection at Philbrook Museum of Art, Tulsa, and Fred Jones Jr.  Museum of Art, University of Oklahoma, Norman; © 1979 Amon Carter Museum of American Art, Fort Worth, Texas, L2007.0788

New Ground: The Southwest of Maria Martinez and Laura Gilpin at National Museum of Women in the Arts

  • January 12, 2017

The National Museum of Women in the Arts (NMWA) presents New Ground: The Southwest of Maria Martinez and Laura Gilpin, on view from Feb. 17 through May 14, 2017. Contemporaries and friends, potter ...

Glenn Adamson, Senior Scholar, Yale Center for British Art

Stimulating and Thought-Provoking Lectures To Be Held At The New York Ceramics & Glass Fair

  • January 11, 2017

Augmenting the buzz surrounding The New York Ceramics & Glass Fair is its lecture series, held at the Bohemian National Hall during the run of the show. These stimulating lectures are being ...

A rare Chinese export tea bowl and saucer decorated with a design after the Dutch artist Cornelius Pronk, circa 1745.

A Parade of Treasures Marries Traditional With Contemporary at The New York Ceramics & Glass Fair

  • January 9, 2017

When the New York Ceramics and Glass Fair throws open its doorway on January 19, collectors, curators and design aficionados will clap eyes on all manner of bottles, beakers, jewelry, jars, vases, ...

Catalogue Cover featuring: Terracotta Toddler Architectural earthenware Circa: 1920 Size: 12" (w) x 15" (d) x 24" (h)

Powers To Present: Small Faces Unbound at The Outsider Art Fair

  • Steven S. Powers
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  • January 2, 2017

Steven S. Powers will present SMALL FACES UNBOUND, an exhibit and sale at the Outsider Art Fair, New York, January 19-22, 2017. The title of this collection comes from the lyric in, The Byrds’ ...

17th century rendering of the legendary Roman figure Lucretia, attributed to the Italian artist Francisco Albani (1578-1660).

17th century painting from the estate of a Holocaust survivor will be sold at auction Jan. 22nd in Florida

  • Auction Life
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  • January 6, 2017

BOCA RATON, Fla. – A 17th century oil on canvas figural rendering, attributed to the Italian painter Francisco Albani (1578-1660) with provenance, from the estate of Holocaust survivor Edith ...

Lot 1 Edwin Mieczkowski, (b.  1929) - Untitled

Gray’s Opens 2017 Auction Season with 300 Lots Jan 18

  • Gray's Auctioneers
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  • January 3, 2017

Cleveland, Ohio – (January 3, 2017) Starting off the new year with a catalogue of over 300 items, Gray’s Fine Art, Furniture and Decorative Art auction will be held January 18. The sale begins with ...

Early American bowl uncovered during an archaeological excavation in Philadelphia.

"Holy Grail" of American Ceramics Found During Archaeological Excavation of New Museum Site in Philadelphia On View for the First Time at New York Ceramics & Glass Fair

  • January 2, 2017

At first glance it may seem unassuming, but a small, white bowl uncovered during an archaeological excavation in Philadelphia has thrilled the ceramics world. The bowl marks the first physical ...

Chris Antemann, Forbidden Fruit Dinner Party, 2013.  Meissen Porcelain®, 15 x 28 x 15 in.  Image courtesy of MEISSEN®

Crocker Art Museum to Debut Traveling Exhibition 'Forbidden Fruit: Chris Antemann at Meissen' in Spring

  • January 1, 2017

The Crocker Art Museum will present the March 2017 opening of Forbidden Fruit: Chris Antemann at MEISSEN®, an exhibition of contemporary porcelain sculpture centered around a lavish banquet scene ...

La Place Antiques

Bath Decorative Antiques Fair - fresh as a daisy after 28 years

  • Bath Decorative Antiques Fair
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  • December 16, 2016

BATH DECORATIVE ANTIQUES FAIR 3-5 March 2017 Trade Preview 2 March The Pavilion, Bath BA2 4EU The world has changed quite a lot since 1989 when the first Bath Decorative Antiques Fair took ...

Vase with “hundred flowers” decoration, 1736–1795.  China; Jiangxi province.  Porcelain.  Asian Art Museum, The Avery Brundage Collection, B65P13.  Photograph © Asian Art Museum.

Beyond beauty: FLOWER POWER at the Asian Art Museum

  • December 8, 2016

Discover the potent symbolism of delicate flowers, from the courts of China and the gardens of Persia, to the budding Buddhists of 1960s San Francisco. The 50th anniversary of the Summer of Love ...