Robert Bein, "Boat Travelers" (detail), 2015.  Part of "Stories of Migration: Contemporary Artists Interpret Diaspora," opening April 16, 2016.

In First Year, the George Washington University Museum and The Textile Museum Sees Surge in Programming, Visitors

  • March 21, 2016

New Museum Quadrupled Number of Programs; Visitation Increased by More Than 50 Percent One year after the George Washington University Museum and The Textile Museum opened with a new museum model ...

"Meditation and Minou," 1980, by Will Barnet.  (Will Barnet Trust/Licensed by VAGA, New York)

Worcester Art Museum Explores The Cat as Artist’s Muse and Cultural Icon

  • March 20, 2016

On May 21, the Worcester Art Museum (WAM) in Massachusetts will open Meow: a cat-inspired exhibition, a multi-program initiative that explores the cat as both an iconic figure throughout art ...

Weschler’s of Washington, D.C. to Feature Signed Thomas Jefferson Letter

  • March 14, 2016

Weschler’s Auctioneers will hold its Spring Capital Collections Estate Auction on March 18. The sale will feature a number of signed letters by prominent historical political figures, the standout ...

Lot 94 Faith Ringgold, Double Dutch on the Golden Gate Bridge, story quilt from the artist's Woman On a Bridge series, 1988.  Estimate $150,000 to $250,000.

FAITH RINGGOLD STORY QUILT HEADLINES APRIL AFRICAN-AMERICAN FINE ART AUCTION AT SWANN

  • March 13, 2016

On Thursday, April 7, Swann Galleries will hold an auction of African-American Fine Art, featuring works by modern and contemporary artists.               The sale is headlined by Faith ...

THINKING BIGGER: THE NEW YORK ART, ANTIQUE & JEWELRY SHOW ANNOUNCES A NEW VENUE AND DATES - PIER 94 - NOVEMBER 9-13, 2016

  • Palm Beach Show Group
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  • March 9, 2016

(Palm Beach, FL)  The New York Art, Antique & Jewelry Show, one of the City’s oldest and longest running events devoted to fine art, antiques and jewelry, has announced its new location at Pier ...

Chinese court necklace of amber rounds, Tibetan "dzi", ancient painted Han glass and carved walnuts.  Lot 162.  Gianguan Auctions, March 19, 2016

China's Natural Resources As Art at Gianguan Auctions

  • Gianguan Auctions
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  • March 6, 2016

When Gianguan Auctions presents its March 19th auction, the words of Michelangelo - within every stone their is a sculpture - will resonate throughout a superb collection of jade, amber and ...

ART BOCA RATON ANNOUNCES ART WEEK LINE-UP OF LECTURES & EVENTS

  • Art Boca Raton
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  • March 3, 2016

Inaugural Fair Showcases Interactive Art Demonstrations, Documentaries & Late Nights at the Boca Raton Museum of Art   BOCA RATON, FL – Lee Ann and David Lester, organizers and founders of ...

Historic fully-beaded Cree-made Native American Hopi vest with traditional floral motif (est.  $10,000-$20,000).

Native American and Western artifacts, art, related collectibles at Allard Auctions' Big Spring Phoenix event, March 12-13

  • Allard Auctions
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  • March 3, 2016

MESA, Ariz. – An historic, fully-beaded Cree-made Native American Hopi vest with traditional floral motif, and a rare and fine weave Navajo woman’s “Manta” robe made from Germantown wool in the ...

The Curator's Eye

BADA, Curator's Eye Partnership Heralds Changes for Art Organizations and Their Member Dealers

  • The Curator's Eye, LLC
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  • March 2, 2016

The Curator's Eye (TCE), a digital marketing firm for art dealers, galleries and trade organizations, recently announced a partnership with BADA (The British Antique Dealers' Association) to launch ...

The Curator's Eye

A New Virtual Auction Model Signals Ground Shift in Art Market

  • The Curator's Eye, LLC
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  • March 1, 2016

The Curator's Eye (TCE), a US digital marketing firm for art dealers and galleries, is announcing its move into virtual auctions, shaping the way auctions will be held and signaling exciting ...

Two Chinese Painted Snuff Bottles

Asian Objects Draw International Interest in Eclectic Connecticut Fine Estate Auction Being Held by Schwenke Auctioneers Sunday, February 28th.

  • Schwenke Auctioneers
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  • February 25, 2016

Several Asian lots being offered at Schwenke Auctioneers February 28th Eclectic CT Fine Estate Auction are drawing unprecedented interest. Among the top lots with over 20,000 online views is lot ...

Carl Clemens Mortiz Rungius (1869-1959), Bull Moose, oil on canvas, 23 1/4 by 35 1/2 inches, Sold for $180,000

Copley’s Winter Sale 2016 Realizes $2 Million

  • Copley Fine Art Auctions
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  • February 22, 2016

On February 12, 2016, Copley Fine Art Auctions, LLC, the nation’s premier sporting art auction house, successfully sold over four hundred and eighty items of the finest antique and contemporary ...

Andrew Newell Wyeth (1917-2009), Pot Buoys, 1954, watercolor, 8 1/2 by 15 inches, sold for $90,000

Copley Fine Art Auctions Posts Record Results in Charleston: Highlights from The Winter Sale 2016

  • Copley Fine Art Auctions
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  • February 13, 2016

Copley Fine Art Auctions (copleyart.com) continued to build its market dominance, realizing over $1.9 million in sales at their Winter Sale 2016, held on February 12 in Charleston, South Carolina. ...

This oil on board painting by Clementine Hunter (1886-1987), titled A Burial (1969) is expected to bring $6,000-$8,000.

Original artworks by New Orleans painters and other regional artists will headline Crescent City's Feb. 27-28 auction

  • Crescent City Auction Gallery
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  • February 15, 2016

NEW ORLEANS, La. – Original artworks – many by renowned New Orleans painters and other regional artists – and over 225 lots of stunning estate jewelry pieces, to include diamonds, rubies, ...

Richard Edward Miller (American, 1875-1943), "Woman at her Vanity with Earring," 1910-1914, oil on canvas

AMERICAN IMPRESSIONIST PAINTING BRINGS $245,000 AT KENO AUCTIONS POP- UP WINTER SALE WITH 87% SELL-THROUGH RATE

  • February 3, 2016

Despite a week long postponement due to winter weather, Keno Auctions’ Pop-Up auction boasted an 87% sell-through rate on Sunday, January 31st. After a brief introduction by Keno Auctions ...