Lark Mason standing in front of his new iGavel headquarters in New Braunfels, Texas

After a Banner Year for iGavel in 2014, Founder Lark Mason Heads to Texas Hill Country

  • January 27, 2015

With record-breaking 2014 sales totaling $19.5 million for iGavel, company founder Lark Mason is casting a wider net by expanding operations to the historic German-settled town of New Braunfels, ...

Lillian Nassau in her gallery on Third Avenue, circa 1962

Lillian Nassau LLC Celebrates its 70th Year

  • Lillian Nassau LLC
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  • January 22, 2015

Lillian Nassau LLC, world-renowned specialists in the work of Louis Comfort Tiffany and Tiffany Studios, celebrates its 70th anniversary this year.  Lillian Nassau opened her antiques shop in ...

Lot 638: Federico Armijo, Tambour desk, $3,500 – 4,500.

Paul Evans, Wendell Castle, George Nakashima, Harry Bertoia, Robert Arneson, and Lino Tagliapietra Among Highlights of Rago's February 13-15 Auctions

  • Rago Arts and Auction Center
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  • January 21, 2015

Lambertville, NJ: On Friday, February 13th, Saturday February 14th, and Sunday February 15th, the Rago Arts and Auction Center will hold its auction of Early 20th Century Decorative Arts and Modern ...

Didier Ltd.  Niki de Saint Phalle.  18ct gold and enamel necklace, GEM Montebello.  1973.

2015 WINTER ANTIQUES SHOW SHOWCASES MASTERPIECES OF 20th CENTURY ART AND DESIGN

  • Winter Antiques Show
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  • January 21, 2015

Monumental sculpture by Harry Bertoia, furniture by influential studio maker Tage Frid, paintings by American masters Charles Sheeler and Horace Pippin, and artists’ jewelry by Salvador Dali and ...

Lot 3: Essex Roadster Speedabout, Steelcraft, 1935 (Estimate: $800-1,200)

PRIVATE COLLECTION OF VINTAGE PEDAL CARS AT AUCTION

  • Grogan & Company
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  • January 20, 2015

GROGAN & COMPANY, Fine Art and Jewelry Auctioneers, is holding an auction of a private collection of fifty-nine vintage pedal cars this Thursday, January 22nd. The cars come to Grogan & ...

Lot 1088 FINELY CARVED CHINESE JADEITE HANGING LIDDED VASE Estimate $60,000-80,000

900+ Lots from Around the World at Garth's First Sale of 2015

  • January 16, 2015

Columbus, OH - Garth’s Auctioneers & Appraisers has amassed a quality auction with over 900 lots of fine and decorative antiques from all over the world. With an Asian Arts session kicking off ...

Hand-blown mirrored-glass bowls, from the Galaxy Collection, by Abby Modell

With a Panoply of Contemporary and Asian Artworks, The New York Ceramics & Glass Fair Takes on a Fresh Identity

  • January 15, 2015

At this year's New York Ceramics & Glass Fair, running from January 21 through 25, loyal visitors are sure to notice a big change: More works that are contemporary and culturally diverse. ...

Peach Vase on Pedestal, 2014, Collection of the Artist

Rago Auctions Open House Features a Talk by Ceramicist Cliff Lee, “My Work, My Love, My Passion” on Thursday, February 12

  • Rago Arts and Auction Center
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  • January 15, 2015

RAGO AUCTIONS OPEN HOUSE FEATURES A TALK BY CERAMICIST CLIFF LEE, “MY WORK, MY LOVE, MY PASSION” ON THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 12.   Lambertville, NJ:  The Rago Arts and Auction Center ...

"Street Dog," by Federico Uribe, 2014

TRENDING AT METRO CURATES – NO BORDERS, NO BOUNDARIES

  • January 13, 2015

Whether it’s a single artist or a thematic booth, visitors to the 4th edition of Metro Curates, opening on January 22, at the Metropolitan Pavilion,will cast their collective eye on a veritable ...

Yves Saint Laurent by Tom Ford, 2004

The Met Reveals Details of Costume Institute Exhibition "China: Through the Looking Glass" in Beijing

  • January 8, 2015

The Metropolitan Museum of Art held a press briefing on Thursday at the Palace Museum in Beijing, China, about its spring 2015 Costume Institute exhibition, China: Through the Looking Glass. The ...

Ryan White working with students from Salem’s Phoenix School at PEM.

Peabody Essex Museum Invites Innovators to its Maker Lounge

  • January 8, 2015

The Peabody Essex Museum (PEM) launches the first of a series of mini-residencies in the museum’s Maker Lounge -- a new space dedicated to cutting-edge innovation, creativity and Do-It-Yourself ...

An Iznick black-and-white jar with “Tombak” (gilded copper), 2014

A Cavalcade of Ceramics & Glass in All Shapes and Sizes

  • January 8, 2015

When the 16th edition of The New York Ceramics & Glass Fair (Jan. 21-25) opens its doors at the Bohemian National Hall, 321 East 73rd Street, visitors will be treated to an eye-grabbing array ...

Alice Fischer (American, b.  Vienna, 1907–2004), Eight buttons, ca.  1943–63.  Hand-painted, mold-poured and fired porcelain in various colored and textured glazes, 3/4 x 3/4 x 1/4 inches each.  Private collection.

Georgia Museum of Art to Show Works of Cultural Pioneer Alice Fischer

  • January 7, 2015

The Georgia Museum of Art at the University of Georgia will present “The Life and Work of Alice Fischer, Cultural Pioneer” Jan. 10 to March 8, 2015. The exhibition will feature selections of ...

Lot 1005, Wendell Castle, Music stand, Scottsville, NY, 1965, $18,000 – 24,000.

Rago Modern Design Auction Sets Up (Temporary) Shop at Museum of Art and Design

  • Rago Arts and Auction Center
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  • January 7, 2015

The Modern Design auctions held by Rago are must-sees for designers, collectors and dealers.  While all prospective buyers are invited for a full preview at the auction house, highlights from ...

Wendy Goodman, Design Editor, of New York Magazine, will moderate "Past to Present: Design Beyond the Boundaries," at Metro Curates

Metro Curates Presents “Past to Present: Design Beyond the Boundaries,” A Panel Discussion Featuring Antonino Buzzetta, Sara Gilbane, Patrick Mele, and New York Magazine’s Wendy Goodman

  • January 7, 2015

On January 22, at Metro Curates, three of Manhattan’s foremost designers will face off in a lively panel discussion entitled Past to Present: Design Beyond the Boundaries. Moderated by Wendy ...