Claggett Wilson (1887–1952), Flower of Death—The Bursting of a Heavy Shell—Not as It Looks, but as It Feels and Sounds and Smells, c.  1919.  Watercolor and pencil on paperboard, 16 ½ × 22 in.  Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Alice H.  Rossin, 1981.163.18 Photo: Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC/Art Resource, NY

PAFA's Groundbreaking World War I and American Art Exhibition Heads to New York in May

  • March 27, 2017

The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts' (PAFA) ground-breaking exhibition World War I and American Art is on view in the Samuel M.V. Hamilton Building at 128 N. Broad Street in Philadelphia ...

Nathaniel Mellors and Erkka Nissinen, Work in Progress from The Aalto Natives (2017), HD Video Still, Courtesy of the artists and Frame Contemporary Art Finland.

The Finnish Pavilion Explores Ideas of Nationalism and Creation Myths in ‘The Aalto Natives’ at Venice Biennale

  • March 27, 2017

Erkka Nissinen and Nathaniel Mellors explore nationalism and creation myths in their absurdist video installation to feature in the Finnish Pavilion at the Venice Biennale, 13th May – 26th November ...

Portrait of Mrs.  Seth Wilkinson The Wilkinson Limner Oil on panel New York state, probably 1827-30 1960.100.2, Museum purchase

New Exhibition to Celebrate American Folk Portraits and the 60th Anniversary of the Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Museum to Open There in May 2017

  • March 27, 2017

Before there were photographs, people in the late 18th-century to the middle 19th-century who wanted images of themselves and their family members commissioned portraits from a broad range of ...

2nd Annual "Animal Kingdom" International Art Competition

2nd Annual "Animal Kingdom" Art Competition Announced by Fusion Art

  • Fusion Art
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  • March 24, 2017

Fusion Art is pleased to announce it is now accepting submissions for its 2nd Annual “Animal Kingdom” international online juried art exhibition. For this competition artists, including ...

Art Basel Hong Kong 2017

80,000 Flock to Fifth Edition of Art Basel Hong Kong

  • March 26, 2017

The fifth edition of Art Basel’s show in Hong Kong closed on Saturday, March 25, 2017, with strong sales recorded across all levels of the market, demonstrating continued demand for high-quality ...

Ai Weiwei at the U.S./Mexico border, Tijuana, 2016

Ai Weiwei to Build Fences Around New York City For His Latest Large-Scale Project

  • March 26, 2017

This October, as a highlight of its 40th anniversary in 2017, Public Art Fund presents Good Fences Make Good Neighbors, a timely new exhibition across multiple boroughs by world-renowned artist Ai ...

Solo Art Series #6 - An Opportunity to Shine

Solo Art Series #6 – “An Opportunity to Shine” Announced by Art Gallery

  • Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery
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  • March 25, 2017

Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery announces their sixth “Solo Art Series” Online Art Competition.  The gallery will judge the Top 12 artists who have a complete “Body of Work” to show.  ...

Marcel Sternberger and Albert Einstein, Princeton, NJ, 1950

Rare Portraits of 20th Century Luminaries By Renowned Photographer Marcel Sternberger Debut in New York March 29-April 15 at PRPH Books

  • March 24, 2017

“Here are extraordinary people as no other would portray them – great minds of the modern age revealed as no other photographer could.” -Phillip Prodger, Head of Photographs, National ...

Fabergé’s “Winter Egg” of 1913.  Private Collection.

Film examining dramatic history of the House of Fabergé available on iTunes, On Demand, DVD, Blu-ray on April 10, 2017

  • Bow Bridge Communications, LLC
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  • March 24, 2017


IMOGEN CUNNINGHAM, Magnolia Blossom, Estimate $180,000 - 220,000

Phillips to Offer Photographs from Joy of Giving Something Foundation

  • Phillips
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  • March 22, 2017

This year, Phillips will host The Odyssey of Collecting: Photographs from Joy of Giving Something Foundation. Over 470 lots from this world-renowned collection of photographs will be on offer in an ...

Antonio Reyna, Canal Scene, Venice, asking bid $27,000


  • March 24, 2017

Bidsquare's inaugural themed auction Passport to the World features a curated collaboration of travel-inspired art, antiques and collectibles from the finest New York dealers. The themed auction is ...

The Metropolitan Museum of Art will need a new Director and Chief Executive Officer when Thomas P.  Campbell steps down in June.

AAMD: Gender Gap Persists in Art Museum Directorships

  • March 22, 2017

In a 2014 report, Assocaition of Art Museum Directors (AAMD) and the National Center for Arts Research (NCAR) found that a gender gap existed in art museum directorships. The report found that ...

KPM Porcelain Plaque with Depiction of Ruth, Germany, late 19th/early 20th century (Lot 451, Estimate $3,000-5,000)

Skinner Presents April Auction of Fine Silver, European Furniture & Decorative Arts

  • Skinner, Inc.
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  • March 23, 2017

BOSTON, MA – Skinner, Inc. will present an auction of European Furniture & Decorative Arts & Fine Silver in its Boston Gallery on Friday, April 7 at 10AM. With over 650 lots on offer, the ...

Sarah Pezdek, Papyrophobia, archival pigment print, Ultra mat, 16 x 20 inch paper size

PHOBIAS: new work by photographer Sarah Pezdek debuts at Geras Tousignant Gallery in Palm Springs

  • Geras Tousignant Gallery
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  • March 21, 2017

Palm Springs, CA (March 16, 2017) – Sarah Pezdek’s name is synonymous with high fashion having worked with publications like Cosmopolitan, OUT Magazine, Glamour and 25Ans and photographed New York ...

Ellen Thesleff, Decorative Landscape, 1910.  Oil on canvas, 39 4/5 x 39 4/5 in., Ateneum Art Museum / Finnish National Gallery

Independent Visions: Helene Schjerfbeck and Her Contemporaries from the Collection of Ateneum, Finnish National Gallery, Shown in New York

  • March 23, 2017

Independent Visions: Helen Schjerfbeck and Her Contemporaries from the Collection of Ateneum, Finnish National Gallery, an exhibition presenting fifty-five works by four celebrated Finnish artists, ...

View of the edicule, after restoration

$3 Million Restoration of the Edicule Covering the Tomb of Christ Now Complete

  • March 22, 2017

World Monuments Fund’s Historic Collaboration at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre Launched with Lead Funding from WMF Trustee Mica Ertegun The Greek Orthodox, Armenian, and Franciscan communities ...

Concertgoers enjoy Jazz in the Garden while seated around the grand fountain in the National Gallery of Art Sculpture Garden.

17th Jazz in the Garden Concert Series Kicks Off on May 19 at the National Gallery of Art Sculpture Garden

  • National Gallery of Art
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  • March 9, 2017

Washington, DC—The widely popular Jazz in the Garden concert series at the National Gallery of Art Sculpture Garden begins its 17th season on May 19, 2017, with weekly performances on Fridays ...

Dorothea Lange, American, 1895 – 1965 Migratory Cotton Picker, Eloy, Arizona, 1940 gelatin silver print, printed 1950s Gift of Daniel Greenberg and Susan Steinhauser

Getty Museum and National Gallery of Art Announce Major Gifts of Photographs from the Collection of Daniel Greenberg and Susan Steinhauser - Gifts include works by Dorothea Lange, Mary Ellen Mark, William Eggleston, and Richard Misrach, among others

  • National Gallery of Art
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  • March 1, 2017

Washington/Los Angeles–The J. Paul Getty Museum and the National Gallery of Art, Washington, announced today major gifts of photographs from the collection of Daniel Greenberg and Susan ...

Joseph Ducreux, Le Discret, c.  1791 oil on aluminum, transferred from canvas Spencer Museum of Art, The University of Kansas

Eighteenth-Century French Paintings From Across America on View at National Gallery of Art, Washington

  • National Gallery of Art
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  • February 21, 2017

Washington, DC—When Joseph Bonaparte, elder brother of Napoleon I, fled to America in 1815, he packed his collection of 18th-century French painting. In an effort to spread his native country's ...

Sean Cutting, President of Cutting Edge Homes, is a Gold Sponsor for Boston Design Week

Sean Cutting, President of Cutting Edge Homes, Makes Bold Statement of Support for Fourth Annual Boston Design Week

  • March 16, 2017

For the third year in a row, Sean Cutting, President of Cutting Edge Homes, Architects + Builders has taken a leadership role as the Gold Sponsor for Boston Design Week, a 12-day citywide design ...