Carl Walters, Whale, 1927, glazed ceramic, private collection, courtesy of Conner-Rosenkranz, NY (photo Mark Ostrander)

Carl Walters and Woodstock Ceramic Arts

  • February 7, 2017

The retrospective exhibition Carl Walters and Woodstock Ceramic Arts at the Dorsky Museum of Art, State University of New York at New Paltz, surveys the over 40-year career of Carl Walters ...

Pieter Bruegel the Elder (Netherlandish, Breda (?) ca.  1525–1569 Brussels) The Harvesters.  1565.  Oil on Wood.  Overall, including added strips at top, bottom, and right, 46 7/8 x 63 3/4 in.

The Met Makes Its Images of Public-Domain Artworks Freely Available through New Open Access Policy

  • February 7, 2017

Thomas P. Campbell, Director and CEO of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, announced Tuesday its adoption of a new policy: all images of public-domain artworks in the Museum's collection are now ...

Woman’s Gown England, ca.  1805 Cotton, block-printed to shape Museum Purchase, 1991-449, A

Many Never-Before-Exhibited Pieces to be Shown in the First Exhibition of Early Printed Textiles at the Art Museums of Colonial Williamsburg in March

  • February 6, 2017

In the eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries, early printed textiles with their luminous colors and attractive designs were widely sought for fashionable clothing and home furnishings. Eighty ...

Jeffrey Deitch

APPRAISERS ASSOCIATION OF AMERICA HONORS JEFFREY DEITCH

  • Appraisers Association of America
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  • January 31, 2017

APPRAISERS ASSOCIATION OF AMERICA HONORS JEFFREY DEITCH Award for Excellence in the Arts 13th Annual Award Luncheon on April 19, 2017 The Appraisers Association of America has ...

Winslow Homer (1836-1910), To the Rescue, 1886, oil on canvas, 24 x 30 in.  Acquired 1926 The Phillips Collection, Washington, DC

From Homer to Hopper: Experiment and Ingenuity in American Art exhibition at Brandywine River Museum

  • Brandywine River Museum of Art
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  • February 3, 2017

Fifty-four superb paintings by Stuart Davis, Arthur Dove, Thomas Eakins, Marsden Hartley, Childe Hassam, Winslow Homer, Edward Hopper, Jacob Lawrence, Georgia O’Keeffe, Horace Pippin, Maurice ...

The artist Christo, who will attend the Art for Tomorrow conference, during a scale model test at the proposed site of The Mastaba, a current project in Abu Dhabi, as shown in November 2011.  Photo: Wolfgang Volz © 2011 Christo

Mix of Arts and Cultural Leaders to Converge for NYT's Art for Tomorrow Conference in Doha

  • February 2, 2017

The New York Times Art for Tomorrow Conference announces the full lineup of participants set to join leading New York Times editors this March 10-13 at the W Doha Hotel & Residences in Doha, ...

Herbert W.  Gleason (1855–1937) A Snow-Banner, ca.  1911, platinum print in William Frederic Badè’s The Writings of John Muir, The Mountains of California, pt.  1, vol.  4.  New York: Houghton Mifflin Co., 1916–1924.

Huntington Acquires Unique Edition of John Muir’s Writings With Herbert Gleason Photographs, and More

  • February 1, 2017

The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens announced Wednesday that it has acquired a unique 10-volume edition of The Life and Writings of John Muir (1916–1924) that ...

Workbag Female Society for Birmingham for the Relief of British Negro Slaves Birmingham, England, used in Christianstown, Ireland 1827 Silk and cotton, Museum Purchase, 2016-166

African-American Heritage Heralded Through Recent Acquisitions at the Art Museums of Colonial Williamsburg

  • January 30, 2017

With its mission to tell America’s enduring story through its material culture, the Art Museums of Colonial Williamsburg has actively diversified its collections over recent years and has bolstered ...

"Kinkajou"

International Call for Artists for Online Art Competition, "All Women”

  • January 29, 2017

Annapolis, Maryland, United States., January 26, 2017 – (OpenPR)- Contemporary Art Gallery Online announces their 3rd Annual International “ALL Women” Online Art Competition for the month of ...

Rendering for the new Museum of London.  Architects Stanton Williams and Asif Khan, with conservation architect, Julian Harrap, and landscape design consultant, J&L Gibbons.

$224 Million Pledged for Museum of London's New Site

  • January 24, 2017

Museum of London confirms £180 million ($224.35 million) of £250 million ($312 million) fundraising target to create new museum in West Smithfield This significant milestone follows the ...

'Niger' by Manuel Lopez Herrera, oil on canvas, 2016, £8,800 from Lucy B Campbell Gallery

The Antiques & Fine Art Fair at The Mere Golf Resort & Spa, Knutsford, Cheshire

  • January 25, 2017

Boutique in style, The Antiques & Fine Art Fair at The Mere plays host to some 30 specialist dealers, mainly members of BADA and LAPADA, the leading UK's trade associations, each displaying a ...

Lot 134: GIA certified 9.19 cts.  pear-shape diamond ring.  Est.  $75,000-100,000

Fine Art, Diamonds, & Colored Stones lead Grogan's February Auction

  • Grogan & Company
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  • January 31, 2017

BOSTON, MA – Grogan & Company’s February 5th auction will feature the auction house’s distinctive selection of high quality items across all collecting genres, including paintings, works on ...

Billionaire SAP co-founder Hasso Plattner and Chancellor Dr.  Angela Merkel in front of Edvard Munch's "Girls on the Bridge" at Museum Barberini.  The painting sold for $54.5 million at Sotheby's in Nov.  2016.

Angela Merkel, Bill Gates Attend Opening of Hasso Plattner's Museum Barberini in Potsdam

  • January 22, 2017

Over the past three years, a piece of cultural history has been reconstructed in the heart of Potsdam, Germany. On January 23, 2017, the Museum Barberini, Potsdam's new art museum, will open on ...

Frank E.  Schoonover (1877-1972), Trappers On The Lake, 1932, oil on canvas, 20 by 44 inches, Estimate: $100,000-$150,000

Copley’s Winter Sale Returns To Charleston, SC On February 17

  • Copley Fine Art Auctions
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  • January 18, 2017

Copley Fine Art Auctions will hold its Winter Sale on February 17 at the American Theater located in the Design District of Upper King Street in Charleston, South Carolina. The sale will take place ...

Two paintings by the British artist Lord Frederick Leighton (1830-1896), to include this work, will be sold in a televised live auction program called Auction Action On BCTV, Jan.  30th at 6 pm (EST).

Original artwork will be a major part of the debut of a new live-bidding TV show called Auction Action On BCTV, Jan. 30th

  • The Renaissance Auction Group
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  • January 18, 2017

READING, Pa. – Berks Community Television (BCTV) is bringing live auctions to television with the debut airing of a new show called Auction Action On BCTV on Monday evening, January 30th, at 6 pm, ...