Johannes Vermeer, Girl with a Pearl Earring, c.  1665.  Oil on canvas, 44.5 x 39 cm.  Mauritshuis, The Hague

New EXHIBITION ON SCREEN Film Exploring One of the Most Iconic Paintings in the World Presented in U.S. Movie Theaters on June 23, 2015

  • May 29, 2015

On June 23, 2015, the story behind Johannes Vermeer’s beloved masterpiece—among the most recognized paintings in the world—will be explored in a new film “Girl with a Pearl Earring and Other ...

Six Doors" is the inaugural exhibition in the Other Room at the Foundation for Contemporary Arts.

Jasper Johns Behind New Exhibition Space in NY's Meatpacking District

  • May 28, 2015

Foundation for Contemporary Arts (FCA), a non-profit arts organization founded in 1963 by Jasper Johns and John Cage that provides grants to artists, has opened its first exhibition in New York's ...

Thomas Cole, Landscape with Figures: A Scene from “The Last of the Mohicans,” 1826.  Terra Foundation for American Art, Daniel J.  Terra Collection, 1993.

Terra Foundation Announces Collaborative Exhibition of Landscape Paintings from across the Americas

  • May 28, 2015

The Terra Foundation for American Art announced today the upcoming exhibition Picturing the Americas: Landscape Painting from Tierra del Fuego to the Arctic, the first-ever exploration of landscape ...

Banksy, Flying Cooper

Auction Offers Another Banksy "Flying Cooper' Like Leonardo DiCaprio's $1 Million amfAR Donation

  • May 28, 2015

Leonardo DiCaprio’s Banksy reached $1million at the amfAR Gala in Cannes last week, and canny art speculators will be keeping an eye on a similar work at the Digard Auction sale next ...

Hendrick ter Brugghen (The Hague? 1588–1629 Utrecht), A Laughing Bravo with his Dog (Diogenes?), 1628, oil on canvas, HOHENBUCHAU COLLECTION, on permanent loan to LIECHTENSTEIN.  The Princely Collections, Vienna, HB 84

"Northern Baroque Splendor" to make last scheduled U.S. appearance in Cincinnati

  • Cincinnati Art Museum
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  • May 28, 2015

One of the largest and most diverse collections of Northern Baroque art assembled in recent decades will soon be on view at the Cincinnati Art Museum. Featuring artists from Rubens to Ruisdael, ...

This Colombian Emerald and Diamond Ring is being offered at auction by Leland Little Auctions on June 12, 2015, with online bidding available on Invaluable.com.

Invaluable Announces Online Bidding on Leland Little Auctions Summer Catalogue Auction

  • May 28, 2015

Invaluable, the world’s leading online live auction marketplace, and Leland Little Auctions, a premier auction gallery located in Hillsborough, North Carolina, today announced that Invaluable is ...

Silas Seandel Dining Table

Value from Variety: Midcentury Giants at Clarke Auction

  • Clarke Auction
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  • May 28, 2015

In the 20th century design market, variety is a mark of style. The more exposure an era has to a contemporary market, the higher the number of important designs are revered in all ...

This 1929 cat drawing by Leonard T.  Foujita (1886-1968), signed and dated and framed, will be sold at auction on Saturday, June 27th, in Southport, Fla.

Signed 1929 cat drawing by Leonard T. Foujita will be sold at auction June 27th near Panama City, Fla.

  • The Specialists of the South, Inc.
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  • May 28, 2015

SOUTHPORT, Fla. – Hundreds of antiques, collectibles, furniture pieces and other items from the estate of Earldine Ankiewicz, 93, a longtime Florida resident and collector in a wide range of ...

Sidney Janis Silkscreen on canvas 24 x 40 in.  Unique 1967

Andy Warhol’s Sidney Janis Among Historic Paintings and Sculpture in Summer Exhibition at Heather James Fine Art

  • Heather James Fine Art
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  • May 28, 2015

Heather James Fine Art is showcasing a rare Warhol painting in its summer-long exhibition at its gallery in Jackson, Wyoming. The classic silkscreen painting, Sidney Janis, is one of the works in a ...

Auguste Rodin, Bacchantes Entwined.  Marble.  Signed and dedicated A P Escudier / Rodin; Conceived before 1896, carved between 1900 and 1910.  Height: 39.8 cm, Width: 37.4 cm, Depth: 27.6 cm

RODIN: From Private Collections at Daniel Katz Gallery in June

  • May 27, 2015

The Daniel Katz Gallery will present an exhibition of highly important life-time sculptures and drawings by Auguste Rodin, taken from private collections. The exhibition will take place at ...

Hugo Weihe

Ex Christie’s Head joins Saffronart as CEO

  • May 27, 2015

Hugo Weihe, former International Director of Asian Art at Christie’s, joins Saffronart as its Chief Executive Officer from July 1, 2015. Weihe will oversee Saffronart’s presence in Mumbai, New ...

Banksy's Silent Majority, spray paint on a metal chassis, measures 2.4 m x 9.93 m

Banksy’s largest, early mobile work, Silent Majority, goes under the hammer in Paris

  • May 27, 2015

An early and unique painting by Banksy will go under the hammer at DIGARD AUCTION in Paris in June.  Silent Majority is a mural almost 10 metres long painted by Banksy in 1998 in ...

Bil Zelman Seven Young People

Bil Zelman "Isolated Gesture" A Solo Show

  • Sparks Gallery
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  • May 27, 2015

BIL ZELMAN: “ISOLATED GESTURE” / A SOLO SHOW ON VIEW MAY 31 – JULY 28, 2015 OPENING RECEPTION: SUNDAY, MAY 31, FIVE TO TEN PM RSVP Required – email events@sparksgallery.com or call (619) ...

Tanglewood, 30 x 40, acrylic on canvas, 2013

"Joe Novak: Recent Work" Opens June 27 at Lawrence Fine Art

  • Lawrence Fine Art
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  • May 27, 2015

Lawrence Fine Art is pleased to announce that it will open Joe Novak: Recent Work at its East Hampton Gallery, Saturday, June 27, with a reception from 5-8 pm. This exhibition represents ...

Julio Reyes (LCAD BFA Fine Arts Alumnus), Firestarter, Oil on Panel, 60 x 25 inches, $39,000 Purchase Prize and $1,000 Second Place

International Competition Awards Laguna College of Art and Design Fine Art Alumni and Faculty Art Renewal Center Honors

  • Laguna College of Art and Design
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  • May 26, 2015

Laguna College of Art and Design (LCAD) announced nine alumni and two faculty from its Fine Arts Division have won or finaled in the 2014-2015 International Art Renewal Center (ARC) Salon ...

Martin Boyce, When Now Is Night, 2002.  Photo: Photographic Services.  Courtesy of the Artist and The Modern Institute/Toby Webster Ltd, Glasgow; Galerie Eva Presenhuber, Zürich; Johnen Galerie, Berlin; and Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, New York

RISD Museum to Present Martin Boyce: When Now is Night, A Major Survey Exhibition of the Scottish Sculptor

  • May 26, 2015

The RISD Museum will present the first solo exhibition at an American museum by Scottish artist Martin Boyce, whose sculptural works and installations incorporate or evoke elements of ...

Rare Piero Fornasetti Leo Zodiac Plate, Dated 1964

Piero Fornasetti Revisited

  • Earle Vandekar of Knightsbridge Inc.
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  • May 26, 2015

Earle D. Vandekar of Knightsbridge, Inc. is pleased to announce the release of their 2015 Piero Fornasetti Summer Catalog. The online catalog illustrates the extensive inventory of Fornasetti ...

Nadia Pasquier Porcelain

Out of the Fire, An Exploration of Contemporary French Ceramics at Maison Gerard

  • May 26, 2015

Maison Gerard explores the many facets of clay in a new show dedicated to contemporary French ceramics. Out of the Fire opening June 10 at 43 and 53 East 10th Street will showcase the work of Eric ...

PROPERTY FROM THE CATTAUI FAMILY COLLECTION AN EGYPTIAN BRONZE FIGURE OF PHARAOH NECHO II LATE PERIOD, 26th DYNASTY, REIGN OF NECHO II, CIRCA 610-595 B.C.  Estimate: $150,000-250,000

DISTINGUISHED PRIVATE COLLECTIONS LEAD CHRISTIE’S SALE OF ANTIQUITIES ON JUNE 4

  • May 26, 2015

New York – Christie’s presents the spring sale of Antiquities on June 4th, which comprises of over 170 lots, offering a range of ancient objects from across the Mediterranean and Near Eastern ...

The auction will feature two bronze sculptures by Edgar Degas (Fr., 1834-1917), including this one (#41) that stands 18 inches tall.

Museum-quality works by Degas, Picasso, Dali, Calder, Miro, dozens of others will be sold at auction June 13th in Memphis

  • Stevens Auction Company
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  • May 26, 2015

MEMPHIS, Tenn. – Artworks by some of the most recognizable and sought-after names in the world of fine art, plus a mansion-full of magnificent antiques and home furnishings, will be sold in an ...