George Nakashima, Conoid Bench, 1976, American black walnut, 36 x 24 x 87".  photo: Michael J.  Joniec.  Represented by Moderne Gallery, Philadelphia, PA .

WITH A SPOTLIGHT ON CUTTING-EDGE CONTEMPORARY DECORATIVE DESIGN, THE SCULPTURE OBJECTS & FUNCTIONAL OBJECTS FAIR OPENS IN NEW YORK AT THE PARK AVENUE ARMORY

  • March 12, 2010

  When the Sculpture Objects & Functional Art Fair opens its doors for a four-day run at the Park Avenue Armory with an evening preview on April 15, cutting-edge modern and contemporary ...

An important French Empire Giltwood Bed once owned by Talleyrand.  Exhibited by Pelham of Paris at TEFAF.

RARE MUSEUM QUALITY MASTERPIECES AT TEFAF MAASTRICHT MARCH 12-21, 2010

  • March 10, 2010

Quality, rarity and provenance have become the hallmarks of TEFAF Maastricht and the world’s most influential art and antiques fair has an extraordinary range of important works on show at the MECC ...

Pieter Bruegel the Younger, The Indoor Wedding Dance, 1622 To be exhibited by De Jonckheere, Paris at TEFAF Maastricht 2010

FROM YACHTS TO OLD MASTERS How investment helped the art market weather the economic crisis

  • February 26, 2010

  A change in luxury spending habits caused by the recession has helped the international art and antiques market weather the global economic storm. This is revealed by a new report ...

A massive lot of materials associated with architect Frank Lloyd Wright, estimated to bring $20,000-30,000, sold to the Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation for $48,800 including buyer's premium.

No Business Like Show Business: Archive Material from Major 20th Century Theatrical Agencies Garners Rave Reviews at Bonhams & Butterfields

  • Bonhams
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  • February 22, 2010

+++No Business Like Show Business: Archive Material from Major 20th Century Theatrical Agencies Garners Rave Reviews at Bonhams & Butterfields+++ Simulcast between Los Angeles and San ...

“European Design Since 1985: Shaping the New Century" is at Atlanta's High Museum of Art, June 5–August 29, 2010

HIGH TO HOST EXHIBITION EXAMINING 20 YEARS OF INNOVATION IN EUROPEAN DESIGN FROM PHILIPPE STARCK TO JURGEN BEY

  • High Museum of Art
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  • February 17, 2010

The High Museum of Art will host “European Design Since 1985: Shaping the New Century,” the first comprehensive assessment of Western European design from 1985 to 2005. The exhibition traces the ...

Women on a Terrace, Vilavail ragini from a Ragamala series, Mughal, Lucknow, India ca.1770-80.

San Francisco Arts of Pacific Asia Show Opens at Fort Mason Center

  • February 4, 2010

 The 14th Annual San Francisco Arts of Pacific Asia Show (SFAPA) returns to the Fort Mason Center February 5-7, 2010. One of the top Asian Art Shows in North America, the upcoming 2010 ...

A round-back chair and table from the “Sketch Furniture” series (2005) from Stockholm’s Front Design was acquired for the High's decorative arts and design department.

COLLECTORS’ EVENING SECURES FOUR NEW ACQUSITIONS FOR THE HIGH

  • High Museum of Art
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  • February 1, 2010

   The High Museum of Art hosted its first ever Collectors’ Evening on Saturday, January 30. The participants at the event voted to secure four new acquisitions for the museum, including ...

Scene 1 from Janie Geiser’s Evidence of Floods (detail), 1994–96

The Art of Contemporary Puppet Theater Opens at the Katonah Museum of Art February 28, 2010

  • Katonah Museum of Art
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  • January 12, 2010

What do you think of when you read the word “puppet”?  The Katonah Museum of Art (www.katonahmuseum.org) will challenge your thoughts and preconceptions with the presentation of The Art of ...

William Mason Brown’s “Red Raspberries” (ca.  1866) is the proposed acquisition for the American art collection.

HIGH HOSTS FIRST EVER COLLECTORS’ EVENING TO HELP BUILD THE MUSEUM’S PERMANENT COLLECTION

  • High Museum of Art
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  • January 7, 2010

New Acquisition to be Chosen Among Seven Proposed Works from Each of the High’s Curatorial Departments.   The High Museum of Art will host its first ever Collectors’ Evening on ...

Print Making Demonstration

2010 Los Angeles Art Show Programming includes Symposia Series, Film, Demonstrations, Live Performance Art, Sculpture Garden and Special Exhibitions

  • January 6, 2010

The 15th Annual Los Angeles Art Show announces 2010 Show programming. Presented by the Fine Art Dealers Association (FADA) and KR Martindale Show Management, the Los Angeles Art Show programming ...

Mac and Retna Painting

Legendary Street Artists Mear One, Kofie, Retna, and El Mac Give Live Art Performance Daily at Los Angeles Art Show

  • January 6, 2010

  The Los Angeles Art Show will present Vox Humana a live art performance by legendary Los Angeles street artists Mear One, Kofie, Retna, and El Mac. Organized by the L.A. ART MACHINE and ...

Raquel Bessio

Los Angeles Art Show Launches Guest Country Program and Welcomes Uruguay in January 2010

  • December 29, 2009

(December, 2009—Los Angeles, CA) The Los Angeles Art Show’s new Guest Country Program highlights major contributions to contemporary art across the world.  By invitation-only and launching ...

Los Angeles Art Show

Los Angeles Art Show Returns to the Los Angeles Convention Center and Debuts Guest Country Program January 20-24

  • December 29, 2009

(December, 2009—Los Angeles, CA)  The 15th Annual Los Angeles Art Show returns to the Los Angeles Convention Center January 20-24, 2010.  Presented by the Fine Art Dealers Association ...

Cat Butler by Diego Giacometti, to be exhibited by L’Arc en Seine, Paris.

TEFAF DESIGN Presents Rare and Influential Pieces in 2010; TEFAF MAASTRICHT 12-21 MARCH 2010

  • Netherlands Board of Tourism & Conventions
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  • December 17, 2009

  TEFAF Design, the stylish newcomer to TEFAF Maastricht in 2009, will exhibit works by some of the greatest names in the history of design when the world’s most influential art and ...

Ligne Revolving Chair, Shoki Collection, George Nakashima Woodworker.

GEORGE NAKASHIMA WOODWORKER INTRODUCES “SHOKI” COLLECTION; New furniture from her father’s early designs by Mira Nakashima

  • Moderne Gallery
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  • November 10, 2009

  The studio of George Nakashima Woodworker introduces the Shoki Collection (pronounced show-kee and meaning “early years”), a new line of furniture based on recently discovered drawings ...