The High Street, Oxford (1810) by JMW Turner

Ashmolean Museum Secures Funds for Iconic Townscape by JMW Turner

  • July 7, 2015

The Ashmolean has raised the money needed to acquire a major painting by JMW Turner. Following the launch, in June, of a public appeal, the Ashmolean Museum has received an extraordinary ...

Lot 77.  Emerald Cross

Guernsey's to Offer Sunken Treasure from Famed Spanish Galleon

  • July 7, 2015

Three decades ago, American treasure hunter Mel Fisher discovered sunken treasure valued at about $450 million from the Nuestra Señora de Atocha, the most famous member of a fleet of Spanish ships ...

Perez Celis, Untitled - Buenos Aires, 1989, Mixed Media on Paper, 31" x 25"

Many Faces of Abstraction

  • Anita Shapolsky Gallery and Art Foundation
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  • June 19, 2015

July 8 – September 19, 2015 Mario Bencomo, Seymour Boardman, Ilya Bolotowsky, Peter Busa, Perez Celis, Nassos Daphnis, Beauford Delaney , Nathalie Edgar, Amaranth Ehrenhalt, Burt Hasen, ...

Edgar do Valle.  Lake in Blue.  Watercolor on Paper.  24"x18"

An Art-Filled August at Agora Gallery

  • July 7, 2015

August comes with two new exciting exhibitions at Agora Gallery. Idiosyncratic Expressions and Interpretative Realms present a collection of artists who turn the art world on its head. In ...

The International Show, October 23-29, 2015, Park Avenue Armory, NYC.

THE GRAND TOUR: A World of Cultural Exploration at The International Show, Its New Look and Plans Announced

  • July 6, 2015

Anna and Brian Haughton, the London-based art and antiques fair organizers, have announced plans for The International Fine Art & Antiques Show, which is now simply called, "The International ...

Laguna College of Art and Design (LCAD) will open The Art of Bill Ogden, the first solo exhibition of artworks by Bill Ogden through August 31, 2015

Laguna College of Art and Design Presents First Retrospective Exhibition of Legendary Laguna Beach Artist Bill Ogden

  • Laguna College of Art and Design
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  • July 7, 2015

Laguna College of Art and Design (LCAD) will open The Art of Bill Ogden, the first solo exhibition of artworks by Bill Ogden from July 2 to August 31, 2015 at LCAD Gallery at 374 Ocean Ave. Laguna ...

Georgia O'Keeffe, Chama River, Ghost Ranch, New Mexico (Blue River), 1937, oil on canvas, 30 1/2 x 16 1/2 in.  Collection of the New Mexico Museum of Art.  Gift of the Georgia O'Keeffe Estate, 1987 (1987.312.1)

Georgia O'Keeffe in Process

  • July 6, 2015

The New Mexico Museum of Art's upcoming exhibition Georgia O'Keeffe in Process is its contribution to the "Fall of Modernism" cultural collaboration with the Georgia O'Keeffe Museum. The ...

Called "Sugar Loaf" this quilt pattern was found in the Shenandoah Valley circa 1860.  This quilt and others will be on display at the Virginia Quilt Museum starting July 14.


  • July 5, 2015

Civil War re-enactors must be exhausted after commemorating Civil War battles and camps for the past four years but imagine what life was really like at the end of the Civil War. Special events ...

Liz Hurley at Masterpiece London 2015


  • July 5, 2015

Masterpiece London 2015, in association with Principal Sponsor Royal Bank of Canada, resulted in strong sales to private collectors and international institutions alike. Held for the sixth ...

Clayton Buchanan CPS, "Searching the Shore," pastel

The Lyme Art Association Presents "Summer Days, Starry Nights" and the Connecticut Pastel Society, "Purely Pastel"

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  • July 3, 2015

The Lyme Art Association, at 90 Lyme Street, Old Lyme Connecticut, will present Summer Days, Starry Nights, a juried member exhibition celebrating portraits, landscapes, still life paintings and ...

5th Annual Figurative Online Art Exhibition

Figurative 2015 Art Exhibition Now Online Ready to View

  • Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery
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  • July 2, 2015

Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery is pleased to announce that its July 2015 art exhibition, the 5th Annual “Figurative” Art Exhibition is now posted on their website and can be viewed ...

C.  1860 team card of The Brooklyn Atlantics, passed down in the family of player Archibald McMahon, to be sold by Heritage Auctions on July 30, 2015, at the National Sports Collectors Convention in Chicago; earliest team card ever offered at public auction

Pre-Civil War baseball card hits auction block

  • July 1, 2015

A c. 1860 Brooklyn Atlantics Baseball Card, passed down in the family of player Archibald McMahon for more than 150 years, will be on the block Thursday, July 30, 2015, as part of Heritage ...

Gustav Metzger Liquid Crystal Environment, 1965/2013.  Installation view of Supportive, Musee d’art contemporain, Lyon, 2013 Photo: Blaise Adilon.  Courtesy of MAC Lyon


  • July 1, 2015

From July 18 to October 25, 2015, Museo Jumex will present the first solo exhibition in Mexico of the work of the influential artist and activist Gustav Metzger. The exhibition, titled We Must ...

Vasily Kandinsky, Improvisation 28 (second version) (Improvisation 28 [zweite Fassung]), 1912, oil on canvas, 111.4 x 162.1 cm, Solomon R.  Guggenheim Museum, New York, Solomon R.  Guggenheim Founding Collection, by gift 37.239

Works by Vasily Kandinsky Now On View at the Guggenheim

  • July 1, 2015

July 1 through spring 2016, the Guggenheim Museum will present an intimate selection of works by Vasily Kandinsky (b. 1866, Moscow; d. 1944, Neuilly-sur-Siene, France) that trace his aesthetic ...

kambara, 1834 Woodblocks 14.5 x 9.5 inches.  by Ando Hiroshige

Asia Week San Francisco Bay Area to Launch this Fall

  • July 1, 2015

Asia Week San Francisco Bay Area is pleased to announce its inaugural edition celebrating Asian art in the Bay Area, October 2-10, 2015. The week will include a public program roster of galleries, ...

Anish Kapoor, Untitled 2012 (£482,500).

Strong Prices for Kapoor, Kiefer and Fontana in Bonhams Contemporary Art Sale

  • July 1, 2015

Bonhams Post-War and Contemporary Art Sale in London on 1 July saw strong prices paid for works by Anish Kapoor, Anselm Kiefer and Lucio Fontana.  Anish Kapoor’s 2012 Untitled – a ...

Lawton S.  Parker, Along the River Epte, oil on canvas, 25 3/4 x 22 1/4 inches

Summer Idyll

  • June 30, 2015

Gerald Peters Gallery is showing Summer Idyll, a presentation of pleine air landscapes and figural works from the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries by a select group of American ...

"Persona" - A Group Show

  • Sparks Gallery
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  • June 30, 2015

Persona – A Group Show ON VIEW JULY 19 - AUGUST 30, 2015 OPENING RECEPTION: SUNDAY, JULY 19, SIX TO NINE PM RSVP Required - email, call (619) 696-1416 or via the ...

Texas Art Expo

Texas Art Expo On Tap for October

  • June 30, 2015

This affordable, intimate and usually packed show is open to dealer’s, galleries and self-representing artists focusing on Early Texas Art. FORT WORTH, TX–The Show and Sale of Early Texas Art ...

Arthur Burdett Frost (1851-1928), English Snipe, 1895, watercolor and gouache, 14 by 21 ½ inches, Estimate: $40/60,000

Copley’s Tenth Annual Sporting Sale Returns to Plymouth, July 24-25, 2015

  • Copley Fine Art Auctions
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  • June 30, 2015

Copley Fine Art Auctions will hold its tenth annual Sporting Sale on July 24th and 25th. The event will be hosted at the Radisson Hotel in historic Plymouth, Massachusetts. This year, with the ...