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 events@sparksgallery.com, 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 ...

Whitney Museum of American Art.  Photograph by Ed Lederman

Whitney Museum Announces New Officers for Board of Trustees

  • June 29, 2015

The Board of Trustees of the Whitney Museum of American Art have elected Neil G. Bluhm and Laurie M. Tisch as Co-Chairmen, and Richard M. DeMartini as President, effective July 1, 2015. In the role ...

Albert Bierstadt (1830-1902), Wind River Country Wyoming, ca 1860, oil on canvas, 28.25 x 39.50

Jackson Hole Art Auction announces new highlights & seeks consignments

  • June 29, 2015

Jackson, Wyoming – September 18-19, 2015 – Trailside Galleries of Jackson, WY and Scottsdale, AZ, in partnership with Gerald Peters Gallery of Santa Fe, NM and New York, NY are pleased to present ...

Rendering of The University of California, Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive (BAM/PFA)

BAM/PFA’s New Building Designed by Diller Scofidio + Renfro Will Open January 31, 2016

  • June 29, 2015

The University of California, Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive (BAM/PFA) will open its new building to the public on Sunday, January 31, 2016. Located at the intersection of Oxford and ...

Crucifixion I, 1969, oil on canvas, 42 x 72

Lawrence Fine Art to Exhibit Work by Pioneering Feminist Artist Eunice Golden at Art Southampton

  • Lawrence Fine Art
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  • June 30, 2015

Lawrence Fine Art will exhibit early work by pioneering feminist artist Eunice Golden at Art Southampton, July 9-13. The Gallery will feature Crucifixion I and Crucifixion II. In these abstracted ...

COLETTE URBAJTEL, Juego de Piedras 1988 gelatin silver print 8 x 10


  • June 29, 2015

Throckmorton Fine Art (www.throckmorton-nyc.com) will present views of women, myth, and photography intertwined through nine pioneers who embrace new attitudes for women in a special fall show ...

An Augsburg 17th century table cabinet (£30,000-50,000).


  • June 29, 2015

The international auction house, Bonhams, is launching a new sale, Europe - Defining Style, in London on July 9. The sale combines furniture, sculpture, works of art, silver and tapestries ...

Eric Dyer, Copenhagen Cycles Journey.  Image courtesy of the artist.


  • June 29, 2015

Artist Eric Dyer’s Copenhagen Cycles Journey, a dizzying bicycle ride through an intricate reconstruction of the Danish capital, will be shown on Times Square’s electronic billboards from 11:57 pm ...

“The Fountains at Night, World’s Colombian Exposition,” 1893, oil on canvas, by Winslow Homer.  Bowdoin College Museum of Art.

First Major Survey Exploring Night in American Art Opens at Bowdoin College Museum of Art

  • June 28, 2015

The first major museum survey dedicated to scenes of night in American art from 1860 to 1960—from the introduction of electricity to the dawn of the Space Age—opens at the Bowdoin College Museum of ...

Edward Hopper, Universalist Church, 1926.  Watercolor over graphite on cream wove paper.  Laura P.  Hall Memorial Collection

Painting on Paper: American Watercolors at Princeton on View

  • June 28, 2015

Rarely on view due to their sensitivity to light, the Princeton University Art Museum’s extensive holdings of American watercolors are distinguished by their quality and breadth as well as by the ...

Scott Grieger, United States of Anxiety, 33.5" x 46", chalkboard paint on paper, 1995

Signs & Alarms: The Art of Margaret Nielsen & Scott Grieger, 1970-2015

  • Temporary Space
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  • June 30, 2015

Two-Part Exhibition Curated by Peter Frank Opens at Temporary Space LA in July   Two-part exhibition celebrating the works of Margaret Nielsen & Scott Grieger, curated jointly by the ...

The exterior of Masterpiece London 2015, with ‘Adam’ and ‘Eve’ by Richard Hudson, represented by Leila Heller Gallery.  Image credit Deniz Karagulle.

Masterpiece London Opens with Record Attendance, Significant Sales and Major Unveilings

  • June 25, 2015

The Preview Day of the sixth edition of Masterpiece London ended with reports of record visitor numbers and strong sales across the board. The Fair draws collectors, curators, and ...