SASANO TAKA carved wood-13 in.high Edo period-19 century

BY THE PEOPLE FOR THE PEOPLE / JAPANESE MINGEI

  • Carole Davenport
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  • October 24, 2018

Tucked away on the fifth floor of the Fine Arts Building at 22 East 80 St. off Madison is a unique show of everyday objects, utilitarian and decorative, which were created and used by the Japanese ...

Edward Burne-Jones, Laus Veneris 1873-78.  Oil painting on canvasy.

Edward Burne-Jones Retrospective Opens at the Tate This Week

  • October 22, 2018

Tate Britain presents the largest Edward Burne-Jones retrospective to be held in the UK for a generation. Renowned for otherworldly depictions of beauty inspired by myth, legend and the Bible, ...

Thomas Hart Benton (1889-1975), Loading Hay, n.d., Watercolor and ink on paper, 14 1/2 x 22 in.

The Masters: Art Students League Teachers and Their Students

  • October 22, 2018

A “subway series” painting by Mark Rothko; the fourteen Stations of the Cross by George Tooker; the bronze sculpture, Titanic Memorial, by Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney; and Modiste, a full-length ...

Study attributed to Thomas Gainsborough (1727-1788), for perhaps the renowned English painter’s most intricate and recognizable composition – The Honourable Mrs.  Graham.

Oil study attributed to Thomas Gainsborough (Br., 1727-1788) will headline Woodshed's Nov. 1st auction

  • Woodshed Art Auctions
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  • October 23, 2018

FRANKLIN, Mass. – An oil study attributed to Thomas Gainsborough (1727-1788), for perhaps the renowned English painter’s most intricate and recognizable composition – The Honourable Mrs. Graham – ...

Eugène Delacroix (1798-1863), Portrait of Charles-Etienne-Raymond Victor de Verninac (1803-1834), the Artist's Nephew.  Est.  $300,000-400,000.

Portrait by Delacroix Highlights Doyle’s Old Master Auction on October 31

  • October 22, 2018

Doyle will hold an auction of Old Master Paintings on Wednesday, October 31 at 10am in New York. The sale offers landscapes, still lifes, portraits and religious subjects by European artists from ...

Idelle Weber (b.  1932) Escalator, 1964 Acrylic on panel 8 x 10 1/2 inches

Idelle Weber: Postures and Profiles from the 50s and 60s

  • Hollis Taggart
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  • November 08, 2018

  Hollis Taggart will Represent Leading Pop Artist Idelle Weber Gallery will Open Exhibition of Weber’s Work on November 8, 2018   Hollis Taggart announced today that the gallery will begin ...

Oil paintings will feature an oil on canvas by the renowned artist and designer Louis C.  Tiffany (American, 1848-1933), titled Woods Landscape, signed lower left.

Paintings by Louis C. Tiffany, Wilson Irvine will be part of Nye & Company's October 30th auction

  • Nye & Company
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  • October 22, 2018

BLOOMFIELD, N.J. – Nearly 500 lots of fine and decorative arts in a wide range of categories will come up for bid at Nye & Company Auctioneers’ Estate Treasures Auction on Tuesday, October ...

Emily Hanako Momohara, Family Incarceration: Never Again Is Now

150+ Artists and Billboard Locations Announced As Part of The Largest Public Art Project in U.S. History

  • October 19, 2018

Artist-Led Campaign "50 State Initiative" Inspires Nationwide Civic Engagement Around Midterm Elections with Powerful Network and Daily Activations  For Freedoms, a collective of artists, ...

Lot 28 An Unusual Pair of Auspicious Bat Jade Door-Knocker with Ring Height: 8 in

Gianguan Auctions Fine and Decorative Chinese Works of Art

  • October 19, 2018

Door Knockers, whether crafted out of bronze, as in England in medieval times, or in Jade, as in Chinese Palaces, are devices to ward off Evil. Although modern homes utilize electric bells, a ...

Altered State: Deciphering Urban in the Art of Chen Xuanrong and Huang Yulong

  • Art+ Shanghai Gallery
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  • October 19, 2018

The exhibition Altered State: Deciphering Urban in the Art of Chen Xuanrong and Huang Yulong echoes the atmosphere of urbanity anywhere, but it also forges an entirely unique way of conceptualizing ...

Danny Lyon, The March on Washington, August 28, 1963.  ©Danny Lyon/Magnum Photos

David Winton Bell Gallery at Brown University Presents "Danny Lyon: The Only Thing I Saw Worth Leaving"

  • October 18, 2018

The David Winton Bell Gallery at Brown University is presenting a special exhibition of more than 100 photographs by Danny Lyon (b. 1942) drawn from the Gallery’s collection and four films on loan ...

Wes Anderson & Juman Malouf Picture Gallery, Kunsthistorisches Museum Vienna © KHM-Museumsverband

Filmmaker Wes Anderson and Designer Juman Malouf Curate a Curious Museum Exhibition

  • October 18, 2018

Continuing the exhibition series that began with Ed Ruscha (2012) and Edmund de Waal (2016), the Kunsthistorisches Museum in Vienna has invited the acclaimed American filmmaker Wes Anderson and ...

Erin Johnson (American, b.  1985) Digital stills from Heavy Water, 2018, Digital video © Erin Johnson

Telfair Museums Presents Contemporary Spotlight Exhibition with Erin Johnson

  • Telfair Museums
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  • October 17, 2018

SAVANNAH, GA. Telfair Museums presents a Contemporary Spotlight exhibition with artist Erin Johnson (American, b. 1985). The immersive video and sound installation titled Heavy Water is a new ...

CAMA Gallery Majid Barzegar, Old Man, 2018

CAMA Gallery announces exhibition of renowned Iranian filmmakers in Los Angeles

  • October 18, 2018

CAMA Gallery announces exhibition of renowned Iranian filmmakers in Los Angeles Time Lapse CAMA Gallery at The Container Yard, LA November 2 – November 14 2018 Private View: 2 ...

Original oil on board painting signed by the Swedish-born American painter Birger Sandzén (1871-1954), titled In Boulder Canyon, Colorado (1949), one of several works by Sandzén in the sale.

Original paintings by Birger Sandzen will be part of Woody Auction's massive two-day sale, Nov. 9-10

  • Woody Auction
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  • October 18, 2018

DOUGLASS, Kan. – A massive, two-day auction that required many months of planning and includes antiques and collectibles in many genres and categories promises to be one of the more exciting events ...

John Dunkley (Jamaica, 1891–1947) Banana Plantation c.  1945 Mixed media on plywood 29 1/8 x 17 5/8 in.  National Gallery of Jamaica, Kingston, gift of Cassie Dunkley Photo by Franz Marzouca

American Folk Art Museum presents John Dunkley: Neither Day Nor Night

  • September 10, 2018

(New York, NY, September 10, 2018) The exhibition John Dunkley: Neither Day nor Night will be presented at the American Folk Art Museum (AFAM) from October 30, 2018 to February 24, 2019.  Organized ...

Paa Joe (1947, Ghana) [Fort] Gross-Friedrichsburg – Princestown.  1683 Brandenburg, 1717-24 Ahanta, 1724 Neths, 1872 Britain 2004–2005 and 2017 Accra, Ghana Emele wood and enamel 40 x 100 x 70 in.  Courtesy of the artist and Jack Shainman Gallery, New York Photo © Paa Joe, courtesy of the artist and Jack Shainman Gallery, New York

American Folk Art Museum presents PAA Joe: Gates of No Return beginning October 30, 2018

  • American Folk Art Museum
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  • October 17, 2018

(New York, NY, October 17, 2018) The exhibition Paa Joe: Gates of No Return will be presented at the American Folk Art Museum (AFAM) from October 30, 2018 to February 24, 2019. The exhibition will ...

Joslyn Art Museum as it appears today.

Joslyn Art Museum Announces Expansion; International Firm Snøhetta Selected as Architect

  • October 17, 2018

Joslyn Art Museum announced today that it has selected Snøhetta to lead an expansion that will be transformative for the Museum, the city of Omaha, and Nebraska. Central to the architecture and ...

René-Jules Lalique (French, 1860–1945).  Necklace, ca.  1897–99.  Gold, enamel, opals, amethysts, overall diam.  9 1/2 in.  (24.1 cm).  The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Gift of Lillian Nassau, 1985 (1985.114)

Exhibition at The Met Examines the Purpose and Power of Jewelry

  • October 17, 2018

What is jewelry? Why do we wear it? What meanings does it convey? Opening November 12 at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, the exhibition Jewelry: The Body Transformed will traverse time and space to ...

Still from WonderLust (Triana Davis).  © Jeffrey Gibson 2018.

Mississippi Museum of Art to Debut New Work by Jeffrey Gibson

  • October 16, 2018

The Mississippi Museum of Art’s Center for Art & Public Exchange (CAPE) is pleased to debut the results of a summer 2018 residency with New York-based contemporary artist Jeffrey Gibson, who is ...