“Recent Works” Revisited: The Collection of Timothy B. Stauffer to open at Lancaster Museum of Art

  • Lancaster Museum of Art
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  • January 17, 2017

Lancaster, PA – The Lancaster Museum of Art will kick off the 2017 year with a special exhibition of a gift of art works from the collection of Timothy B. Stauffer.  A Lancaster native, Stauffer is ...

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, ...

Lenore Tawney (1907-2007) postcard collage to Maryette Charlton, March 18, 1980.  Maryette Charlton papers.  Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Before Internet Cats: Feline Finds from the Archives of American Art

  • January 17, 2017

Archives of American Art presents Before Internet Cats: Feline Finds from the Archives of American Art, a new exhibition featuring 60 depictions and descriptions of cats from the Archives' ...

Dr.  Tristram Hunt

Labour Lawmaker Tristram Hunt Tapped as New Director of V&A

  • January 16, 2017

The V&A Trustees have appointed Dr Tristram Hunt as the new Director of the V&A. Tristram has served as Labour MP for Stoke-on-Trent Central since 2010, and was previously the Shadow ...

Alfred Sisley (French, 1839-1899) The Bridge at Saint-Mammès, 1881 Oil on canvas, 54.6 x 73.2 cm Philadelphia Museum of Art, John G.  Johnson Collection, 1917 (Cat.  1082) Image courtesy of the Philadelphia Museum of Art

Major Alfred Sisley Retrospective Debuts at Greenwich's Bruce Museum

  • January 16, 2017

The Bruce Museum and the Hôtel de Caumont Centre d’Art in Aix-en-Provence, France, are mounting a major monographic exhibition of the art of the French Impressionist Alfred Sisley (1839-1899). The ...

Amaranth Ehrenhalt, "The Process Being," 1974, watercolor on paper, 30.5 x 22

"Amaranth Ehrenhalt: Works on Paper" On-Line at Lawrence Fine Art

  • Lawrence Fine Art
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  • January 17, 2017

The story of the post-WWII New York School painters is still being written, with the story of the female artists of that era still underappreciated. A well-timed show at the Denver Art Museum this ...

Debra Rushfeldt - Solo Art Exhibition

Debra Rushfeldt Awarded a One Month Solo Art Exhibition

  • Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery
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  • January 16, 2017

Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery is very pleased to announce Debra Rushfeldt has been awarded a month-long solo art exhibition on their website.  Debra and her amazing assemblage art will ...

Morton Broffman (American, 1928–1992) Dr.  King and Coretta Scott King Leading Marchers, Montgomery, Alabama, 1965 Gelatin silver print High Museum of Art, Atlanta; Gift of the Broffman Family 2007.34

'Celebrating Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.' Exhibits His Life in Photographs

  • January 15, 2017

January 15, 2017, marks what would have been Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s eighty-eighth birthday. To commemorate the event and honor this important leader of the civil rights movement, a selection ...

Beauford Delaney Portrait of a Young Musician, 1970 Acrylic on canvas, 51 × 38 in.  The Studio Museum in Harlem; gift of Ms.  Ogust Delaney Stewart, Knoxville, TN 2004.2.27 Photo: Marc Bernier

Studio Museum in Harlem Explores Black History and Culture in 'Circa 1970'

  • January 15, 2017

The Studio Museum in Harlem will be open on Monday, Jan. 16, in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. On view, the exhibition Circa 1970 features a wide-ranging selection of works drawn from ...

Utagawa Hiroshige (1797–1858), Japan, No.  101, Asakusa Ricefields during Tomomachi Festival from the series 100 Famous Views of Edo, 1857, color woodcut, Joel and Bernice Weisman Collection in memory of Jay Weisman, L7.2014:280

Cincinnati Art Museum celebrates transformative Weisman gift of Japanese prints

  • January 13, 2017

CINCINNATI — The Cincinnati Art Museum has acquired an extraordinary collection of 800 rare 17th–20th century Japanese prints from the late Joel Weisman and his wife Bernice Weisman. Announced at a ...

Watercolor painting by George Alan Swanson (N.J., 1908-1968), of the ballet dancer Igor Youskevitch, artist signed and dated 1941 (est.  $3,000-$5,000).

Two dozen artworks by George Alan Swanson (N.J., 1908-1968), from the artist's estate, will be sold online by Shannon's, Jan. 19

  • Shannon's Fine Art Auctioneers
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  • January 13, 2017

MILFORD, CT - Shannon’s Fine Art Auctioneers will host its first online auction of the year on Thursday, January 19th, at 2 pm Eastern time. The sale will include many high-quality paintings, ...

Water Cooler, Henry Lowndes, Petersburg, Virginia, 1840-1842, salt-glazed stoneware, Gift of Colwill-McGehee Antique Decorative and Fine Arts in Honor of Carolyn J.  Weekley, 1993.900.1

Livestream WBAI Conversations That Examine Art and U.S. Political Identity, Also Learn About Winter Antiques Show's Loan Exhibit

  • January 12, 2017

WBAI State of the Arts NYC Host/Producer Savona Bailey-McClain will ask artists, academicians and museum directors in the coming days, to talk freely about the direction our nation needs to travel ...

ARTSail launches

Innovative Artist Residency ARTSail Launches in Miami

  • January 12, 2017

Nomadic floating art project takes artists aboard sea vessels on creative explorations of waterways and coastlines surrounding South Florida The First ARTSail resident artist casts his net on ...

Beatrice Mandelman, Sea Shapes (#1), 1960s

Rosenberg & Co. announces representation of the estates of Beatrice Mandelman and Louis Ribak

  • January 12, 2017

Rosenberg & Co. and The University of New Mexico Foundation are delighted to announce that the gallery now exclusively represents the estates of the artists Beatrice Mandelman and Louis Ribak. ...

Alexander Nemerov, department chair and Carl and Marilynn Thoma Provostial Professor in the Arts and Humanities, Stanford University, presents the 66th A.  W.  Mellon Lectures in the Fine Arts on Sundays, March 26, April 2, 9, 23, 30, and May 7, 2017, at the National Gallery of Art.

Alexander Nemerov of Stanford University Presents the 66th Annual A. W. Mellon Lectures in the Fine Arts in 2017 at the National Gallery of Art, Washington

  • January 12, 2017

Washington, DC—The Center for Advanced Study in the Visual Arts (CASVA) at the National Gallery of Art has announced that Alexander Nemerov, department chair and Carl and Marilynn Thoma Provostial ...

Film still from I Called Him Morgan (Kasper Collin, 2016, 91 minutes), Washington premiere at the National Gallery of Art on Saturday, February 4, 2:30, as part of the series Alternate Takes: Jazz and Film.

2017 Winter Films at National Gallery of Art Include Nine Ciné-Concerts, Five Virginia Dwan Favorites, a Rare 35mm French Version of The Crucible, Hand-Tinted Italian Silents, a Washington Premiere, Archival Jazz Shorts, and Appearances by Eleven Filmmakers, Artists, and Musicians

  • January 10, 2017

Washington, DC—The 2017 National Gallery of Art winter film program includes film series, ciné-concerts, special appearances by artists, filmmakers, and musicians, and a Washington premiere. The ...

Christo and Jeanne-Claude with the finished project "Valley Curtain, Rifle, Colorado," 1970-72, August 10, 1972, gelatin silver print, Shunk-Kender Photography Collection, Department of Image Collections, National Gallery of Art Library, Gift of the Roy Lichtenstein Foundation in memory of Harry Shunk and János Kender.

Artistic Process of Christo and Jeanne-Claude Explored Through Installation of Documentary Photographs in National Gallery of Art Library Installation

  • January 6, 2017

Washington, DC—From 1958 to 1973, Harry Shunk (German, 1924–2006) and János Kender (Hungarian, 1938–2009)—known collectively as Shunk-Kender, a partnership based initially in Paris and later in New ...

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 ...

Mockup, Bjørn Okholm Skaarup's Hippo Ballerina, 2016.

Bronze Hippo Ballerina makes her NYC Debut this Feb 7 - July 31

  • January 3, 2017

Standing over 15 feet tall, weighing over 2 and a half tons, cast in bronze, and clad in a copper tutu, Hippo Ballerina, 2016, by Danish artist Bjørn Okholm Skaarup, will be making her Broadway ...

Ibram Lassaw, Gyre 2, 1995, Bronze & Various Alloys, 12" x 8" x 11 1/2"

“Abstract 50’s Masters (Where Were the Mistresses?)”

  • Anita Shapolsky Gallery and Art Foundation
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  • September 30, 2016

Thru Saturday, February 25th 2017   Abstract art has roots in the late 19th century and reached ascendance in the late 40’s – 50’s. Philip Pavia (sculptor), one of the leaders of “the Club ...