In First Foray Into Prehistoric Art, Cowan’s Soars to $1.2M in Record Breaking Sale

  • Cowan's Auctions, Inc.
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  • April 11, 2017

Part I of the renowned Collection of Jan W. Sorgenfrei brings $450,000 in 90 lots as Cowan’s once again proves itself as an industry leader in American Indian & Western Art. Once again ...

Dan Gueremask

Spring 2017 Madison Ancient and Tribal Art (MATA) Fair is May 12th - 14th, 2017, at the Arader Gallery, New York City

  • Madison Ancient and Tribal Art
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  • April 7, 2017

New York, NY. – The sixth annual spring Tribal Art Fair -  Madison Ancient and Tribal Art (MATA), opens at the Arader Gallery on Manhattan’s upper east side on May 12th, 2017 and will run through ...

The American Wing of the Metropolitan Museum of Art

Native American Art Is Newly Placed in the Met's American Wing With Major Gifts From Diker Collection

  • April 6, 2017

With This Gift, Native American Art Will Now Be Displayed in The Met's American Wing The Metropolitan Museum of Art announced Thursday the promised gift from Charles and Valerie Diker of 91 works ...

Audubon elephant folio "Carolina Parrot", estimated at $65,000/85,000

Important Scrimshaw, Audubons, Contemporary Art Headline Eldred's Spring Americana Auction

  • Robert C. Eldred Co., Inc.
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  • March 13, 2017

East Dennis, Mass. – Scrimshaw from the Thomas Mittler Collection, widely regarded as the best private scrimshaw collection to come on the market in 30 years, is the centerpiece of Eldred’s Spring ...

The rare presentation tomahawk pipe estimated at $25,000-35,000, commemorates the Treaty of Fort Harmar.

Rare Tomahawk Pipe Leads Selkirk’s Auction of American Indian and Ethnographic Artifacts Representing Multiple Cultures

  • March 3, 2017

Selkirk Auctioneers & Appraisers will host an auction of American Indian and Ethnographic Artifacts, with Persian and Oriental rugs, at 10 a.m. on March 11, 2017, at its gallery in St. Louis’ ...

Mammoth display squash blossom pendant, made circa the 1970s and the Best in Show ribbon winner at the 1989 Pasadena Indian Show (est.  $3,000-$6,000)

Native American and Western artifacts, art, related collectibles at Big Spring Phoenix, March 11-12

  • Allard Auctions
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  • March 3, 2017

MESA, Ariz. – A pair of Native American cradleboards (one Iroquois, one toy Crow), a tanned elk hide Cheyenne men’s war shirt and an early 1900s 3rd Phase Navajo chief’s blanket are a few of the ...

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 ...

Celebrating Art, Design and Architecture: Diverse Conversations at Art Palm Springs 2017

  • Art Palm Springs
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  • January 18, 2017

Art Palm Springs (art-palmsprings.com) returns to the Palm Springs Convention Center February 16-19, 2017 for a sixth year with an expanded program of panels, artist receptions, book signings, and ...

The Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art Announces Its Spring 2017 Exhibition Schedule

  • Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art
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  • January 12, 2017

EXHIBITION AND PROGRAM SCHEDULE Programs/participants are subject to change. All events are free of charge unless noted.  Identity Crisis: Reflections on Public and Private Life in Contemporary ...

Huron Quilled Hide Pouch, c.  last quarter 18th century (Lot 124, Estimate: $15,000-20,000)

The Philip & Patricia Marco Collection: Notable Works of American Indian Art on Auction, February 10

  • Skinner, Inc.
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  • February 2, 2017

BOSTON, MA – Skinner, Inc. presents The Philip & Patricia Marco Collection, featuring American Indian art. The 132 lots being offered on February 10 in Boston were acquired primarily in the ...

"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 ...

Ernest Childers (Muscogee [Creek]) receives the Congressional Medal of Honor from Lieutenant General Jacob L.  Devers (left).  5th Army headquarters, April 8, 1944.

Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian Presents “Patriot Nations: Native Americans in Our Nation’s Armed Forces”

  • January 24, 2017

Native Americans have served in every major U.S. military encounter from the Revolutionary War to today’s conflicts in the Middle East in higher numbers per capita than any other ethnic group. ...

Laura Gilpin, Maria Martinez Making Pottery, 1959; Gelatin silver print, 10 3/4 x 14 1/2 in.; Eugene B.  Adkins Collection at Philbrook Museum of Art, Tulsa, and Fred Jones Jr.  Museum of Art, University of Oklahoma, Norman; © 1979 Amon Carter Museum of American Art, Fort Worth, Texas, L2007.0788

New Ground: The Southwest of Maria Martinez and Laura Gilpin at National Museum of Women in the Arts

  • January 12, 2017

The National Museum of Women in the Arts (NMWA) presents New Ground: The Southwest of Maria Martinez and Laura Gilpin, on view from Feb. 17 through May 14, 2017. Contemporaries and friends, potter ...

Ernest L.  Blumenschein, The Chief Speaks, 1917, oil on canvas; Private Collection, photograph courtesy Gerald Peters Gallery, Santa Fe, N.M.

“The Taos Society of Artists” Exhibition Brings Vibrant, American Masterpieces to Scottsdale’s Museum of the West

  • January 12, 2017

Western Spirit: Scottsdale’s Museum of the West pays tribute to the Taos Society of Artists − one of the most influential schools of American painting in the nation’s history − with a major ...

Artist Lita Albuquerque will be honored as the Artist of the Year at Art Palm Springs 2017, February 16-19.    Lita Albuquerque, Image Courtesy of the Artist and USC Fisher Museum of Art Photography by Caren Levin

Lita Albuquerque announced as Art Palm Springs 2017 Artist of the Year

  • Art Palm Springs
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  • January 6, 2017

PALM SPRINGS, Calif. (December 16, 2016) – Art Palm Springs is proud to announce Lita Albuquerque, a pioneering artist and leader of California’s Light and Space art movement in the 1970s, as its ...