Twain No.  1 (2005-cast bronze) 24" x 21"

Scissors Obsession: Figure/Figuration

  • June 21, 2010

This summer, MODA presents the work of sculptor Delona Wardlaw for a cutting exploration into the semiotic form of scissors. Wardlaw’s exhibition, entitled Scissors Obsession: Figure/Figuration ...

Imminence (1976).  Jeff Donaldson, American (1932-2004).  Acrylic and mixed media on corrugated paper board.  Museum purchase in memory of Lillie Mae Harris Fincher, with funds provided by the Sankofa Society, 2009.11.

“Pattern, Costume and Ornament” Explores the Meanings of Decoration in Contemporary African and African-American Art

  • Birmingham Museum of Art
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  • June 15, 2010

“Pattern, Costume and Ornament” opened at the Birmingham Museum of Art on June 6 in the Bohourfoush Gallery. The works gathered in the exhibition were created by African and African-American ...

The restored second-floor bedroom wallpaper at Olana.

OLANA OPENS FREDERIC AND ISABEL CHURCHES’ BEDROOM NEWLY RESTORED WITH REPLICA WALLPAPERS

  • June 03, 2010

The Olana Partnership is pleased to announce the opening of the Churches’ second floor bedroom and dressing room, restored to their original grandeur, with historically accurate replica ...

A fine Tiffany Studios Favrile glass and bronze Peony lamp, 1899-1918, estimate: $125,000 - 160,000

Tiffany Studios, Contemporary Glass, and Diego Giacometti Work Highlights Bonhams’ 20th Century Sale

  • June 03, 2010

On June 15th Bonhams 20th Century Decorative Arts Department will present one of the largest groups of Contemporary Glass to come to auction in recent years. The auction will offer almost sixty ...

Reiko Ishiyama, Butterflies Brooch, 2010, silver, heated.  photo: David Katz.  Represented by Charon Kransen Arts New York, NY

2nd Annual Sculpture Objects & Functional Art Fair: SOFA WEST: SANTA FE 2010 July 8 - 11, 2010 at the Santa Fe Convention Center

  • June 01, 2010

Long heralded as the nation's premier fairs for outstanding contemporary decorative arts and design in New York and Chicago, SOFA's 2nd annual Western edition, SOFA WEST: Santa Fe will run from ...

STEPHEN ONGPIN FINE ART: HILAIRE-GERMAIN-EDGAR DEGAS Paris 1834-1917 Paris Dancer (Préparation en dedans) Charcoal, with stumping, on buff paper.  Haughton International Fairs Launch a True `Collectors Fair’ In the heart of London June 10-16, 2010

Haughton International Fairs Launch a True `Collectors Fair’ In the heart of London June 10-16, 2010 Incorporating the legendary International Ceramics Fair & Seminar

  • Haughton International Fairs
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  • June 01, 2010

This June, Kensington Gardens will provide the stunning backdrop to Art Antiques London, which runs from June 10-16, 2010, a new art and antiques fair aimed at both the seasoned connoisseur and ...

Henry Moore sculpture at Gropius House

Sculpture comes home to Gropius House

  • Historic New England
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  • May 24, 2010

Historic New England is acquiring a bronze reclining figure by sculptor and artist Henry Moore (1898-1986) that was a gift from Moore to Walter and Ise Gropius and, during their lifetime, was ...

Taubman Museum of Art.  Architect: Randall Stout Architects, Inc.).  Photos: Timothy Hursley.

Designing Building Systems To Protect Museum Treasures Is an Art in Itself; Behind the Scenes, IBE Consulting Engineers’ John Gautrey Protects Valuable Artworks

  • May 23, 2010

For museums that want to draw people to see great exhibitions, there is a case to be made for investing in the hidden treasures of optimal building systems. The recent news that the famed ...

Composition in Alter Ego Major

Foxy Kidd Launches: FOXY'S FIVE Paintings by Regina Bartkoff, Nancy Calef, Carla Crow, Tasha Robbins, Charles Schick

  • May 21, 2010

   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:    Foxy Kidd Launches:  FOXY'S FIVE       Co-Founder of  Goodie literary magazine announces collective ...

Guests interact with the large-scale ceramic works of Felicity Aylieff.

SOFA NEW YORK 2010 WRAPS WITH STRONG SALES AND RECORD ATTENDANCE

  • April 30, 2010

Considered one of the foremost fairs for masterworks bridging contemporary decorative, fine art and design, the 13th annual Sculpture Objects & Functional Art Fair at the Park Avenue Armory ...

The Treasures & Trifles Auction will be held on Monday, April 26th at 6:00 p.m.  at Grogan & Company at 22 Harris St., Dedham.

TREASURES AND TRIFLES AUCTION TO INCLUDE OVER 300 LAMPS AND BRONZES

  • April 15, 2010

After 40 years of operating one of New York City’s finest antique lighting shops, Ned Kell and Buddy McCarthy, the venerable owners of Treasures and Trifles, have retired.  On Monday evening, ...

Lot 2088: A Tiffany Studios Favrile glass and bronze Lotus lamp 1899-1918.  Estimate: $40,000 - 60,000

Driven: 100 Years of Design Evolution to Highlight Spring Auction of 20th Century Decorative Arts

  • April 11, 2010

Bonhams & Butterfields is pleased to announce the spring auction of 20th Century Decorative Arts on April 20, 2010.  The 430 lot sale will offer a diverse group of high quality works ...

Sue Fuller, Cacophony, Intaglio, 1944

SUE FULLER: STRING THEORY CONSTRUCTIONS AND WORKS ON PAPER, 1944--1984

  • Aspire Auctions
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  • April 10, 2010

Known for both large scale string and Lucite constructions as well as an innovative body of prints, Sue Fuller (1914-2006)  received a BA from Carnegie Institute of Technology, 1936, and a MA ...

SOFA New York 2010 is April 16-19 at the Park Avenue Armory.

PUSHING THE BOUNDARIES OF ART AND DESIGN SCULPTURE OBJECTS &: FUNCTIONAL ART FAIR APRIL 16-19 AT THE PARK AVENUE ARMORY

  • April 08, 2010

  Contemporary decorative art and design in all its unique forms and manifestations takes front and center stage at the annual Sculpture Objects & Functional Art Fair (SOFA NEW YORK) ...

Wendy Wahl Arboreal Anatomy, Encyclopedia Britannica pages, 2008 Exhibition Venue: Fuller Craft Museum Photo Credit: Erik Gould Represented by browngrotta arts Wilton, CT

ARTIST’S DEBUT NYC INSTALLATION TO GREET SOFA NEW YORK VISITORS; WENDY WAHL TO PRESENT branches; April 15 – 19, Park Avenue Armory

  • March 30, 2010

For the first time in New York, artist Wendy Wahl will create a massive sculpture entitled branches exclusively for SOFA: New York, which opens with a gala preview on Thursday, April 15 and ...