Preview of TEFAF Maastricht, Beck and Eggeling

5 Rising Young Dealers Showcased Among 270 International Exhibitors in TEFAF Maastricht 2017

  • March 9, 2017

The 30th edition of TEFAF Maastricht welcomes 270 internationally renowned exhibitors to the Fair including five young and recently established dealers to TEFAF Showcase.   As the world’s leading ...

Rendering, LA MAISON LVMH / Arts – Talents – Patrimoine

Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo and Luxury Tycoon Bernard Arnault Unveil Plans for New Cultural Center

  • March 8, 2017

Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo and Bernard Arnault, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of LVMH, announced the creation of a major new cultural institution with international influence in Paris at a ...

Nek Chand, untitled (seated sadhu), c.  1975-99; concrete, glass, ceramic shards, metal armatures; 28 3/4 x 27 1/4 x 10 3/4 in.  John Michael Kohler Arts Center Collection, gift of Kohler Foundation Inc.

John Michael Kohler Arts Center exhibition links Nek Chand sculptures to architecture and landscape

  • John Michael Kohler Arts Center
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  • March 9, 2017

From the debris of demolished villages—scrap metal, oil drums, fabric, pottery, jewelry, and more—rose a kingdom of immortal beings: the Rock Garden of Chandigarh.  The World in a Garden, an ...

Rare Pair of Lemon Yellow-glazed Wine Cups, China, Yongzheng (1723-35) period (Lot 281, Estimate $30,000-50,000)

Exquisite Collections of Chinese Textiles & Jade Lead Skinner’s Asian Works of Art Auction, March 18

  • Skinner, Inc.
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  • March 3, 2017

BOSTON, MA – Skinner’s upcoming Asian Works of Art auction features 568 lots with special strengths in the areas of textiles, jade, Chinese paintings, and ceramics. The auction will take place at ...

Andrew Wyeth: In Retrospect catalog cover

Andrew Wyeth: In Retrospect Opens June 24 at Brandywine River Museum of Art

  • March 1, 2017

Andrew Wyeth: In Retrospect, a once-in-a-lifetime exhibition of iconic works by this master painter, commemorates the centennial of the artist’s birth. It will include over 100 works spanning his ...

Management teams of Auctionata and Paddle8 in May 2016 when the companies joined.

Berlin-Based Auctionata Closes, Subsidiary Paddle8 Continues in US

  • March 1, 2017

Following the conclusion of its preliminary insolvency proceedings Auctionata Paddle8 AG will cease its German operations under the Auctionata brand as sufficient funds for maintaining the going ...

Shown in "Border Crossing" at NMWA.  Jami Porter Lara, LDS-MHB-3SBR-0916CE-01, 2016; Pit-fired clay, 16 x 8 in.  diameter; Courtesy Central Features Contemporary Art; Photo by Addison Doty

Back by Popular Demand: Can You Name Five Women Artists? Hundreds of Museums Spotlight Women's History Month

  • March 1, 2017

The National Museum of Women in the Arts (NMWA), the world’s only major museum solely dedicated to celebrating the creative contributions of women, is launching the second year of its acclaimed ...

Henry Moore's Reclining Figure (circa 1935-1936), the first work by the British sculptor to enter the collection of an American art museum.

Reclining Figure by Henry Moore could bring $100,000-$150,000 at Cottone Auctions, March 25th

  • Cottone Auctions
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  • March 2, 2017

GENESEO, N.Y. -  On Saturday, March 25th, Cottone Auctions will be conducting its annual Fine Arts & Antiques Auction beginning at 11 am Eastern time.  The estimated 400 lots will include items ...

Thomas P.  Campbell

Thomas P. Campbell, Director and CEO of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, to Step Down

  • February 28, 2017

Thomas P. Campbell, Director and Chief Executive Officer of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, announced on Feb. 28 that he will resign effective June 30, 2017. Campbell has served as the ...

Frantisek Foltyn "Untitled P.  II"

Weschler’s to Feature Work by Frantisek Foltyn from the Estate of Anna Walinska

  • February 24, 2017

Weschler’s March 3rd Capital Collections Estate Auction will feature Untitled P. II by Czechoslovakian artist Frantisek Foltyn. Considered to be one of the most pre-eminent Czech painters of ...

Gene Davis "Stripes (Blue)", Estimate: $40,000-$60,000

Weschler’s to Feature Two Original Works by Washington, DC Artists, Sam Gilliam and Gene Davis

  • February 27, 2017

WASHINGTON - Weschler’s, DC's only auction house, will present for sale works of art, jewelry, furniture, silver, coins, decorative art, rugs, and Asian art in its Capital Collections Estate ...

Art Business Conference Set to Launch in New York This Spring

  • February 25, 2017

The Art Business Conference launches on April 4, 2017 at 10 on the Park at Time Warner Centre. Building on the success of its previous three editions in London, the one day conference for art ...

Beautiful pair of 19th century Russian icons, both depicting the Virgin Mary, to be sold as single lots with estimates of $1,000-$1,500 each.

Gorgeous 19th century Russian icons depicting the Virgin Mary will be part of Crescent City's March 11-12 auction

  • Crescent City Auction Gallery
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  • February 27, 2017

NEW ORLEANS, La. – A gorgeous pair of 19th century Russian icons, both depicting the Virgin Mary, plus a nine-piece carved oak Gothic-style dining room suite made in America in the 19th century, an ...

The Summer Circus (c) Royal Academy of Arts Courtyard, Photo: Justine Trickett; Leon Morrocco, Photo: Pixy Rose

Mayfair Art Weekend relaunches in collaboration with the Royal Academy of Arts to celebrate Mayfair art district

  • February 21, 2017

This summer, Mayfair Art Weekend 30 June - 2 July 2017, will bring the cultural landscape of Mayfair to life with a weekend of free and engaging events, exhibitions and talks, showcasing the ...

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth with 'Sailor's Farewell' Scene, Mid-19th Century (Lot 166, Estimate: $10,000-15,000)

American Beauty: Skinner’s American Furniture & Decorative Arts auction on March 4 promises depth, breadth and surprises

  • Skinner, Inc.
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  • February 21, 2017

BOSTON, MA – Skinner Inc.’s upcoming auction of American Furniture & Decorative Arts features over 500 lots, ranging from classic New England case pieces and seating furniture to exceptional ...