The Bishop from ‘The Game of Kings’ stands 12 inches tall as a plumed horse; its blinkers adorned with the alchemical symbol for silver and head bowed in respect.  Photo: Andy Scott Public Art

The Game of Kings: Bespoke Silver Chess Set by Sculptor Andy Scott

  • Andy Scott Sculptures
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  • December 1, 2016

The artist of the world’s largest equine sculptures, The Kelpies, has something more intimate but no less remarkable in mind for this holiday gift giving season. Andy Scott’s new artwork, The Game ...

Guests at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston during Boston Design Week

Call For Events” -- Boston Design Week: March 29-April 9, 2017 Event Proposals Now Being Accepted for Fourth Annual Citywide Design Festival

  • Fusco & Four/Ventures, LLC
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  • December 8, 2016

A “Call for Events” has been issued for the Fourth Annual Boston Design Week, a 12-day citywide design festival taking place March 29 – April 9, 2017. Non-profit organizations, government agencies, ...

New World Design Ltd.  concept

Chicago Architectural Firm Designs Concept for a Pointed Folly

  • December 7, 2016

A statement on the concept, excerpted from the blog of New World Design Ltd.: Comprised of four gold colored balloon pigs tethered to buoys in the Chicago River, the folly Flying Pigs on ...

Gonzalez Hinz Zabala will build the Bauhaus Museum Dessau

Design Firm Picked for Bauhaus Museum Dessau; To Be Built in Time For Gropius's Bauhaus Centenary

  • December 5, 2016

The young Spanish architecture firm Gonzalez Hinz Zabala will build the Bauhaus Museum Dessau. The new museum in Dessau is set for completion in 2019 to mark the 100th anniversary of the Bauhaus ...

Art Nouveau Gold, Opal, Peridot, and Enamel Ring (Lot 53, Estimate: $10,000- 15,000)

Kashmir Sapphires, Art Nouveau, Art Deco, and Signed Jewelry Highlight Skinner’s Fine Jewelry Auctions

  • Skinner, Inc.
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  • December 1, 2016

BOSTON, MA – Skinner, Inc. presents two Fine Jewelry auctions to close out 2016. The live auction on December 6 will feature over 450 lots, including the collection of noted jewelry expert Rita ...

Lot 25 – A Fabergé Enameled and Carved Egg Form Pendant Necklace

December Auction at Gray’s

  • Gray's Auctioneers
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  • November 29, 2016

Cleveland, Ohio – (November 29, 2016) Gray’s December catalogue has a very wide variety of items from fine art, various styles of furniture, and decorative art from prominent estates throughout ...

Carlo Mollino, Unique "specchio-armadio" and adjustable wall light, from the bedroom of the Ada and Cesare Minola House, Turin, 1944-1946, Estimate: $250,000-300,000

Works by Carlo Mollino, Eileen Gray, and Isamu Noguchi to Lead December Design Auctions at Phillips

  • Phillips
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  • November 28, 2016

Phillips' Design Evening Sale, which will take place at 5pm on 13 December, is comprised of 47 carefully chosen lots that represent the very best examples of the category, across the 20th century. ...

North West corner of the MAACM Building

Museum of the American Arts & Crafts Movement signs contract with Gilbane Inc to begin construction

  • American Craftsman Museum
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  • November 25, 2016

The MAACM is poised to become a cultural anchor for the thriving St. Petersburg art scene. Major news out of St. Petersburg, Florida as we learn construction will now be underway on the massive ...

Claridge's Christmas Tree 2016

Apple's Jony Ive Teams Up With Designer Marc Newsom to Present a Christmas Tree

  • November 21, 2016

This year, the famed London hotel Claridge’s lobby is home to much more than a Christmas Tree. Sir Jony Ive and Marc Newson, in collaboration with renowned British set designer Michael Howells, ...

Vase, Watusa Vidal High fire stoneware Size: 10" X 9.5"

Two Loan Exhibitions Take Center Stage at New York Ceramics & Glass Fair, January 18-22, 2017

  • November 18, 2016

When the New York Ceramics & Glass Fair opens its door for its four- day run at the Bohemian National Hall starting January 18, two fascinating loan exhibitions will provide visitors with even ...

Isamu Noguchi.  Untitled, 1943.  Wood, string.  23 1/4 x 5 3/8 x 3 1/2 inches (59.1 x 13.7 x 8.9 cm).  ©The Isamu Noguchi Foundation and Garden Museum, New York/ARS.  Photograph by Kevin Noble.

Exhibition Explores Noguchi's Experience in Japanese-American Internment Camp

  • November 17, 2016

The Noguchi Museum presents Self-Interned, 1942: Noguchi in Poston War Relocation Center, an exhibition marking the 75th anniversary of Executive Order 9066, the notorious wartime directive that ...

Happy Patron Launches Online Social Art Gallery. Gallery will feature fully sustainable prints, and a promise to fund art education.

  • Happy Patron
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  • November 15, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Happy Patron Launches Online Social Art Gallery Gallery will feature fully sustainable prints, and a promise to fund art education NEW YORK, NY (November 15, 2016) - ...

Fashion designer Alexander McQueen’s London residence is for sale for £8.5 million

Alexander McQueen's Luxurious London Residence For Sale, Dressed as Glam-Homage

  • November 14, 2016

The upper floors of Alexander McQueen’s London residence at 17 Dunraven Street in Mayfair have been refurbished and interior designed into a luxurious 1,790 sqft duplex penthouse that provides a ...

© Michael Wommack, Courtesy of Colm Rowan Fine Art

Day 2: Healthy Business Continues in CONTEMPORARY SPOTLIGHT at NYAAJ, Pier 94

  • November 12, 2016

It's day 2 at the New York Art, Antiques, and Jewelry Show (NYAAJ) at Pier 94, and CONTEMPORARY SPOTLIGHT section exhibitors continue to report healthy business despite the Veterans Day parade and ...

© Eui-Jeong Yoo, Courtesy of Gallery Koo

On Materiality: Ceramics, Glass, and Heavy Metal in CONTEMPORARY SPOTLIGHT

  • November 3, 2016

New York Art, Antique & Jewelry Show (NYAAJ) spotlights multidisciplinary contemporary art and design with strong emphasis on materiality and craft inspirations in its inaugural CONTEMPORARY ...