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

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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

WOMEN PIONEERS MEXICAN PHOTOGRAPHY I at Throckmorton Fine Art this Fall

  • 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).

BONHAMS LAUNCHES NEW EUROPE - DEFINING STYLE SALE IN JULY

  • 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.

ERIC DYER’S COPENHAGEN CYCLES JOURNEY WILL TRANSPORT TIMES SQUARE VISITORS ACROSS THE ATLANTIC THIS JULY

  • 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

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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 ...

George Nakashima (1905-1990) Long chair, 1947.  Walnut and textile, €60,000-80,000.

George Nakashima (1905-1990) A thematic auction dedicated to a dean of American Craft

  • June 25, 2015

Nearly 65 works by American designer George Nakashima, including about 20 items made by Nakashima Studio under the supervision of his daughter Mira, have been selected by PIASA to ...

William WEGMAN (born in 1943) Looking Over, 2015.  Diptych, two pigment prints.  Edition 1/1.  Signed, titled, dated and numbered on a label on the back.  53.33 x 40 in

William Wegman: Dogs on furniture

  • June 25, 2015

On September 16, 2015, PIASA will stage a sale devoted to the American artist William Wegman. Among the fifty photographs selected, PIASA will also offer for sale on September 16 a series ...

A framed Fuller Paint advertising from the 1920s is part of the pop culture in Witherell's summer auction.

Klima's Antiques, Crego Civil War and more make Witherell's summer auction biggest yet

  • June 25, 2015

With nearly 500 lots, Witherell’s summer auction, running online July 1 to 15, 2015, is stacking up to be the biggest yet for the Sacramento, Calif-based company. With the personal antique ...

This matched pair of modernist, 14k gold wedding bands by celebrated Greenwich Village designer, Sam Kramer, are estimated to realize $1,000 - $2,000 by E.M.  Wallace as part of the Summer Delights auction, with online bidding offered by Invaluable.

E.M. Wallace Auctions & Appraisals Partners with Invaluable to Offer Exclusive Online Bidding on the June 28th Summer Delights Auction

  • June 25, 2015

Invaluable, the world’s leading online live auction marketplace, today announced that it has partnered with E.M. Wallace Auctions & Appraisals, a premier auction house based in Central Florida, ...

Lunar Excursion Module Cartier Paris, 1969 Made for and formerly owned by Apollo 11 astronaut Michael Collins Cartier Collection Photo credit: Nils Hermann, Cartier Collection © Cartier

Carnegie Museum of Natural History presents Out of This World! Jewelry in the Space Age

  • June 25, 2015

The mystery and infinite possibilities of outer space have gripped the imagination and shaped our culture, especially in the latter part of the twentieth century. From Saturday, June 27, ...

Miller House and Garden in Columbus, Indiana

Indianapolis Museum of Art gives mid-century Modernist masterpiece 21st-century treatment

  • June 24, 2015

The Indianapolis Museum of Art has unveiled a new online archival collection for Miller House and Garden, one of the nation’s most highly regarded mid-century Modernist residences. Located in ...

The City of Los Angeles will commission up to 15 multidisciplinary artworks and public programs that focus on the city’s environmental concerns and engage residents for its inaugural Public Art Biennial.

Bloomberg Philanthropies Selects Four U.S. Cities to Receive Up to $1 Million Each in Funding for Public Art Projects

  • June 24, 2015

Bloomberg Philanthropies has announced four cities selected to receive up to $1 million each as part of the Public Art Challenge, a new program aimed at supporting temporary public art projects ...

Enfilade en Turquoise, by Kam Tin 2013, 151 x 67 x 50 cm, courtesy of 88-Gallery (Hong Kong)

A Sargent Landscape, Unseen Works by Monet and Warhol and The Empress Eugenie Pearls Among Highlights at This Year's Masterpiece London

  • June 23, 2015

Masterpiece London, the summer’s leading international cross-collecting fair for art, antiques and design, will take place at the Royal Hospital Chelsea from 25 June – 1 July 2015 ...

Roger S.  Wieck

THE MORGAN ANNOUNCES THE APPOINTMENT OF ROGER S. WIECK TO HEAD ITS RENOWNED DEPARTMENT OF MEDIEVAL AND RENAISSANCE MANUSCRIPTS

  • June 23, 2015

The Morgan Library & Museum today announced the appointment of Roger S. Wieck to head one of the institution’s core curatorial areas, its internationally recognized Department of Medieval and ...