Table with Two Legs, 2008, by Ai Weiwei (Chinese, b.  1957).  Wood from qing dynasty (1644–1911).  Courtesy of Rubell Family Collection, Miami.  © Ai Weiwei

28 Chinese: SF's Asian Art Museum Summer Exhibition Aims to Explode Narrow Perspectives of Contemporary Art in China

  • March 30, 2015

This June, visitors to the Asian Art Museum will get a snapshot of some of China’s most exciting artists from the country’s booming contemporary art scene. The museum’s special summer exhibition 28 ...

Jasper F.  Cropsey (1823-1900), Starrucca Viaduct, 1896, Oil on canvas, 46 1/4 x 68 1/2 inches, Bequest of Richard M.  Scaife, RMS.274

Richard M. Scaife Art Collection Bequest Now Finalized

  • March 30, 2015

The Westmoreland Museum of American Art has announced the final selections from the art collection bequeathed to the museum by Richard M. Scaife, Tribune-Review publisher and philanthropist, have ...

Eric Muller

Author, Professor Eric Muller Speaks on His Latest Book, Colors of Confinement, at Rago Auctions on April 15 at 6 pm

  • Rago Arts and Auction Center
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  • March 30, 2015

Lambertville, NJ:  The Rago Arts and Auction Center hosts an open house on Wednesday, April 15 featuring author/professor Eric Muller speaking on his latest book, Colors of Confinement at 6 ...

Invaluable today announced the official launch of the Invaluable app for iPhone, now available for download in the iTunes App Store.

Stay Connected and Bid on the Go with the New Invaluable App for iPhone

  • March 30, 2015

Invaluable, the world’s leading online live auction marketplace, today announced the official launch of the Invaluable app for iPhone, now available for download in the iTunes App Store.  With ...

David Burdeny, Salt Farms, Nha Trang, Vietnam 2014, C-Print 44"x55" 10th Edition, Galerie De Bellefeuille, Montreal.

Exhibitor List Announced for Inaugural Art Miami New York Fair

  • March 29, 2015

The inaugural Art Miami New York, a new modern and contemporary art fair produced by the ownership team of Art Miami, will open its doors on May 14th in New York City. The fair ...

This Florida landscape scene by the legendary Highwayman artist Albert (Beanie) Backus sold for $20,000 at Ahlers & Ogletree's March 21-22 auction.

Painting by legendary Highwayman artist Albert (Beanie) Backus brings $20,000 at auction

  • Ahlers & Ogletree
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  • April 2, 2015

ATLANTA, Ga. – It’s a long way from mainland China to Miami Circle in Atlanta, but that’s exactly how far one determined bidder traveled to vie for a Chinese porcelain hand-painted wall pocket from ...

Kumoi Cherry Trees, ca.  1926 Hiroshi Yoshida (1876-1950) Woodblock print

Asia Week New York Breaks Record With $360M in Sales

  • March 30, 2015

The 2015 edition of Asia Week New York concluded its nine-day Asian art extravaganza with record-shattering sales totaling $360M, almost doubling last year’s number with an 80% increase of ...

This bronze depiction of an Egyptian princess, cast in 42 plaques (or tiles) is museum-quality and will be sold to the highest bidder on April 4th,

Museum-quality bronze depiction of an Egyptian goddess comprising 42 tiles will be sold at auction April 4th

  • Historical Estates Auctions
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  • March 31, 2015

CARUTHERSVILLE, Mo. – Fifteen stunning gowns and dresses previously owned by the late singing legend Whitney Houston, some worn on-stage and others at events and galas, will be exhibited (but not ...

Helen Cantrell, Glasses (Homage to Diebenkorn), oil on panel

The Artists of Gallery One and Friends at the Guilford Art Center

  • April 12, 2015

Gallery One,  a cooperative of mid-career artists working in a wide variety of media and styles from representational to abstract, including painting, sculpture and works on paper, will ...

Marianne Fernandez.  Sunset Acrylic on Canvas 25.5" x 22.5"

Exploring Mediums & The World @ Agora Gallery This April/May

  • March 28, 2015

Themes of color and transformation run deep through the Kaleidoscope of the Mind, an exhibition featuring a variety of techniques and styles, from abstract sculpture to realistic figurative ...

Online Gallery Places a Call to Artist for Portrait Theme Competition and Exhibition

  • Contemporary Art Gallery Online
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  • April 1, 2015

Contemporary Art Gallery Online announces their 3rd Annual "Figurative / Portrait" Online Art Competition for the month of April 2015.  The gallery encourages entries from all countires and ...

Sid Maurer painted this stylized rendering of Penthouse Magazine founder, the late Bob Guccione.  The painting is now owned by former NFL star Joe Namath.

Atlanta artist Sid Maurer's stylized renderings will help Penthouse Magazine celebrate its 50th anniversary

  • March 30, 2015

ATLANTA, Ga. - Art publisher and distributor Museum Masters International, gentleman's publication Penthouse Magazine and Atlanta-based artist Sid Maurer have entered into a collaborative agreement ...

Lot 180: Jadeite Necklace, sold for $120,000


  • Grogan & Company
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  • March 31, 2015

BOSTON, MA: On Sunday, March 22nd, dealers and collectors from near and far crowded into Grogan & Company’s Beacon Hill gallery with their sights set on going home with an item or two from the ...

Russell Connor, The Docent at Matisse Museum, Nice, after Vermeer-Matisse, 2013, Oil on Canvas, 20" x 24"

Past & Present Perfect

  • Anita Shapolsky Gallery and Art Foundation
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  • March 17, 2015

“PAST AND PRESENT PERFECT”   April 7th through June 13th, 2015 Gallery 1 Russell Connor Gallery 2 Michael Dominick, Mark Gibian & Swoon   Taking a brief ...

"Elk Buffalo" by Henry Merwin Shrady

Important Bronze by H.M. Shrady Highlights Eldred's Spring Americana, Paintings & Sporting Art Auction

  • Robert C. Eldred Co., Inc.
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  • March 27, 2015

“Elk Buffalo”, a majestic bronze by early 20th Century American artist Henry Merwin Shrady, is the focal point of Eldred’s Spring Americana, Paintings & Sporting Art Auction, being held Friday, ...

Sparks Gallery

"One On One" Group Show & Sparks Gallery Grand Opening

  • Sparks Gallery
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  • March 26, 2015

"ONE ON ONE" / GROUP SHOW & SPARKS GALLERY GRAND OPENING //  More than 60 San Diego artists //  Newly restored historic Sterling Hardware building //  "Unveiling" of the 2-story ...

Lot 1024: Chinese Boxwood sculpture with Rootwood stand, $4,500–6,500

Furnishings and Decorative Arts, Asian, Jewelry, Coins and Fashion in Rago’s April Auction

  • Rago Arts and Auction Center
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  • March 26, 2015

The Rago Arts and Auction Center will hold auction on April 15, 16 and 17 featuring furniture and decorative arts, jewelry, Asian, coins, Americana, fashion and more. Fine & Antique ...

Pat Steir, Very Pretty Waterfall for Herb and Dorothy, 1996–97.  Oil on canvas.  Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, The Dorothy and Herbert Vogel Collection: Fifty Works for Fifty States, a joint initiative of the Trustees of the Dorothy and Herbert Vogel Collection and the National Gallery of Art, with generous support from the National Endowment for the Arts and the Institute of Museum and Library Services, 2008.330.14.

Harvard Art Museums To Exhibit Dorothy and Herbert Vogel Collection: Fifty Works for Fifty States

  • March 26, 2015

Over the next 18 months, the Harvard Art Museums will present a series of special and temporary exhibitions and unveil a new commission, all showcasing modern and contemporary art and the ...

World’s premier collection devoted to Academy Award®-winning, 1939 film crosses the block April 18 at Heritage Auctions in Beverly Hills.

James Tumblin Collection of Gone With the Wind screen-worn costumes, art and props ready for auction

  • March 26, 2015

Vivien Leigh’s iconic dress worn in her Academy-Award-winning role as Scarlett O'Hara may sell for $100,000+ as the James Tumblin Collection of screen-used costumes, props and behind-the-scene ...

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Artsy announces $25MM Series C Funding Led by Catterton

  • March 26, 2015

Artsy (, the online platform for learning about and collecting art, has raised $25MM in Series C funding led by Catterton, the leading consumer-focused private equity firm. Michael ...